Gibson unveils community museum

Gibson unveils community museum

GIBSON — After years of work, the town of Gibson has officially opened the Gibson Community Museum.Along with the official ribbon cutting, visit...

August 8th, 2016 |  


SAU puts spotlight on Black Mountain College

SAU puts spotlight on Black Mountain College

LAURINBURG — St. Andrews University is celebrating its connection to the innovative, influential but short-lived Black Mountain College. The univ...

August 5th, 2016 updated: August 8th, 2016. |  


Optimist awards scholars, essay winners

Optimist awards scholars, essay winners

LAURINBURG — The impact that youth athletic programs make on the lives of young people on the verge of entering adulthood is part of the foundat...

August 5th, 2016 |  


Storyteller J.A. Bolton releases latest book

Storyteller J.A. Bolton releases latest book

LAURINBURG — Author J.A. Bolton will be holding a reading and book singing at Thomas H. Leath Memorial Library in Rockingham at 5:30 p.m. on Aug...

August 5th, 2016 |  


Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Say hello to Eddy. He is around three years old and is a total sweetheart, super charming, quiet and devastatingly handsome. He’s got a lot of l...

August 5th, 2016 |  


UNC Pembroke donates lifesaving diagnostic equipment to Malawi

UNC Pembroke donates lifesaving diagnostic equipment to Malawi

PEMBROKE — A shipping crew was at UNC Pembroke last week to pack up an automated pathology machine used to test brain tissue. The workers careful...

August 4th, 2016 updated: August 5th, 2016. |  


Music raises awareness, funds

Music raises awareness, funds

LAURINBURG — What started as a small, acoustic jam session among a few friends to raise money for the Scotland Cancer Treatment Center turned in...

August 4th, 2016 |  


East Laurinburg eyeing property tax increase

East Laurinburg eyeing property tax increase

EAST LAURINBURG — Residents of East Laurinburg may be facing higher property taxes starting in Oct. if a proposed tax increase moves forward.On ...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Tax break prompts local industry expansion

LAURINBURG — A local industry is investing $10 million to expand its operations in Scotland County.DuPont Pioneer, a producer of hybrid seeds fo...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Boneyard Bar-B-Q Grill raises money to fight cancer

Boneyard Bar-B-Q Grill raises money to fight cancer

WAGRAM — The smell of grilled chicken, hot dogs and BBQ filled the air for the many in attendance at the Boneyard Bar-B-Q Grill’s one-year...

August 3rd, 2016 |