Scotland gathers for oysters

Scotland gathers for oysters

LAURINBURG — For Tim Beach-Verhey, the abundance of freshly sourced seafood at Saturday’s Chamber on the Half Shell Oyster Roast put a wid...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Evans to address Laurinburg council: Halt City Hall

Evans to address Laurinburg council: Halt City Hall

LAURINBURG — Mary Evans, who was elected last week to a District 1 seat, said she plans to ask the Laurinburg City Council Tuesday to halt const...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Break inWAGRAM – A resident of Bundy Street reported to the sheriff’s office on Thursday that someone broke into the home and stole a debi...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Maxton cops armed with Narcan

Maxton cops armed with Narcan

LUMBERTON — A program designed to get into the hands of local law enforcement officers a drug that can reduce the number of deaths from opioid o...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Hunt: Veterans deserve the best care

Hunt: Veterans deserve the best care

LAURINBURG – A few hundred people turned out on a brisk morning to honor Scotland County’s current and former military at Legion Park on F...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Ray’s work with needy kids recognized by governor

Ray’s work with needy kids recognized by governor

LAURINBURG – When Director Virginia Ray showed up at Project Inasmuch on Tuesday, she thought the extra cars in the parking lot meant that she h...

November 10th, 2017 updated: November 10th, 2017. |  


Workshop on solar farming planned

LAURINBURG — The Scotland County Cooperative Extension will hold an educational meeting on solar farming on Tuesday.The free workshop will be he...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Scotland ceremonies to honor veterans

Scotland ceremonies to honor veterans

LAURINBURG – Honoring veterans has started well before Veterans Day, with Laurinburg proclaiming this week as Veterans Week.On Thursday, Council...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Break inLAURINBURG – Southeast Farm Equipment on Joy Street reported to police on Sunday that someone broke into the building and stole a lawn e...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Habitat ReStore feeds military

LAURINBURG — Habitat for Humanity will honor veterans with lunch on Friday.Current and former military members can drop by the Habitat ReStore f...

November 9th, 2017 |