Optimists tree sale returns

Optimists tree sale returns

LAURINBURG —It has got to be the holiday season, if the Optimist Club of Laurinburg have resumed its Christmas Tree Sale.Begun in 1963, the tree...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Car theftWAGRAM – A resident of Bundy Street reported to the sheriff’s office on Friday that someone stole his 1968 Pontiac Firebird value...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Scotland school board OKs purchase of land for new building

Scotland school board OKs purchase of land for new building

LAURINBURG — The Scotland County Board of Education is moving forward with the purchase of 29 acres of land off Old John’s Road in Laurinb...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Hobby blossoms into Laurinburg floral business

Hobby blossoms into Laurinburg floral business

LAURINBURG –Main Street has a new place for gifts and festive decorations just in time for the holiday shopping season.Loopity Loop Floral Desig...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Laurel Hill woman killed in accident

LAURINBURG – A Laurel Hill woman died in an accident on Marston Road in the early hours of Tuesday, according to officials with North Carolina H...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Hospice honors loved ones lost

Hospice honors loved ones lost

LAURINBURG – A gathering at Northview Harvest Ministries gave more than 300 families who have lost someone in the last year a chance to honor an...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Plea reached in Laurinburg domestic violence death

Plea reached in Laurinburg domestic violence death

LAURINBURG – A Laurinburg man has accepted a plea deal in the 2012 murder of his live-in girlfriend, according to police.Fifty-four year-old Luc...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Sheriff identifies trio in Gibson shooting

Sheriff identifies trio in Gibson shooting

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Sheriff’s Office is looking for three suspects wanted in the shooting of a Gibson man Thursday morning.The sh...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Gibson shooting leaves one critically wounded

Gibson shooting leaves one critically wounded

GIBSON – The Scotland County Sheriff’s Office is working to suss out the details of a shooting in Gibson which left a man critically wound...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Sheriff helping Scotland churches improve safety

Sheriff helping Scotland churches improve safety

LAURINBURG – In the wake of the Texas church shooting, the Scotland County Sheriff’s Office has re-introduced a program designed to teach ...

November 17th, 2017 |