County retailers: Think big, shop small

County retailers: Think big, shop small

LAURINBURG – Saturday marks the seventh year retailers in Scotland County have observed Small Business Saturday.The day was created by American ...

November 24th, 2017 |  


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 |  


Holiday travel expected to hit record

Holiday travel expected to hit record

LAURINBURG — Scotland County residents may want to stay home this Thanksgiving. The number of people traveling to see family and friends this ho...

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 |  


McLeod Health Cheraw celebrates volunteers

McLeod Health Cheraw celebrates volunteers

CHERAW, S.C. — The McLeod Health Cheraw Volunteer Program held a Service Awards luncheon last week.During the celebration, volunteers were recog...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Literacy Council to hold banking workshop

LAURINBURG — Scotland County Literacy Council will hold a Basic Banking Workshop on Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. at the office on 213 McLaurin Avenue.The cl...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Laurinburg closes drive-thru, parking for City Hall construction

LAURINBURG — Due to ongoing construction on the new City Hall and police department, some parking areas and the recycling drop off will be close...

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 |