The gift of being present

The gift of being present

LAURINBURG – Sometimes presents can come in the form of presence. That’s what a group of local youths found out after a visit to a local n...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Two arrested for drugs

LAURINBURG – Police arrested two people for drugs following a traffic stop Sunday night.Kurt King, 29, reported to be homeless and Allison Gordo...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Mom, child killed in Christmas wreck

Mom, child killed in Christmas wreck

LAURINBURG – A Laurinburg family is grieving this week after a Christmas day accident claimed the lives of two young members.Tyesha Terry, 27, o...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Garland Pierce to seek eighth term as lawmaker

Garland Pierce to seek eighth term as lawmaker

WAGRAM – State Rep. Garland E. Pierce announced that he intends to run for another term representing Scotland County in Raleigh.“I’m...

December 27th, 2017 |  


10 nabbed in holiday sting

10 nabbed in holiday sting

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Sheriff’s Office gave the gift of metal bracelets to some county residents as part of an investigation called...

December 27th, 2017 updated: December 27th, 2017. |  


City man jailed in shootings

City man jailed in shootings

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested a Laurinburg man in connection to the shooting of two people in the Glen Acres area Tuesday night.Andreas Leon...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


AKA hold Debutante Cotillion

AKA hold Debutante Cotillion

LAURINBURG — Joshlyn Mikaela Monley was named Miss Debutante Queen for the 2017 AKA Debutante Cotillion.The Rho Alpha Omega Chapter of Alpha Kap...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Laurel Hill accidents send two to trauma centers

Laurel Hill accidents send two to trauma centers

LAUREL HILL – Laurel Hill was the site of two separate accidents over the weekend that required victims to be airlifted to trauma centers.The ac...

December 20th, 2017 |  


Report: Challengers win with fewer dollars on hand

Report: Challengers win with fewer dollars on hand

LAURINBURG –Incumbents in races for Laurinburg City Council were able to out fund raise their challengers, but money appeared to be of little he...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Young promoted to captain

Young promoted to captain

LAURINBURG – Laurinburg Police Department announced this week that it has promoted Lt. Chris R. Young to Patrol Captain.Young officially took ov...

December 18th, 2017 |