Thieves hit Laurel Hill mini storage

LAUREL HILL − A storage unit on Andrew Jackson Highway was hit by thieves at some point within the last week, according to the sheriff’s o...

November 9th, 2017 |  


City council elections won at one-stop

City council elections won at one-stop

LAURINBURG — Write-in candidate Marshall Stevens pulled off an upset against Joni Weatherford Giles for mayor of East Laurinburg. According to un...

November 9th, 2017 updated: November 9th, 2017. |  


Litter Sweep scoops up trash record

Litter Sweep scoops up trash record

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg/Scotland County Area Chamber of Commerce’s Spring Litter Sweep broke the records of years past by cleaning up ...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Firefighters hold raffle for outdoorsmen

Firefighters hold raffle for outdoorsmen

LAURINBURG – The Scotland County Firefighter’s Association is holding what it hopes will become an annual Outdoorsman raffle. The association w...

November 9th, 2017 updated: November 9th, 2017. |  


Animal rescuer killed in Laurinburg fire

Animal rescuer killed in Laurinburg fire

LAURINBURG – A house fire late Monday took the life of an animal lover and several rescue animals, officials said.Authorities have identified th...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Pierce honored for health work

LUMBERTON– State Rep.Garland Pierce was honored with the 2017 Regional Community Health Award sponsored by Southeastern Health for his work in a...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Free talk on joint health

LAURINBURG – Scotland Health Care System will offer a free Community Health Night Out about joint health on Thursday.Participants can learn abou...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Scotland County approves school-land purchase

Scotland County approves school-land purchase

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Board of Commissioners voted this week to move forward with Phase III of school consolidation.The third phase invol...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Break inLAURINBURG – A resident of Park Circle reported to police on Friday that someone broke into his 2008 Toyota and stole a Kevlar helmet, h...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Play puts murder on the menu

LAURINBURG – Maleficence is afoot and evil is coming to Laurinburg, but it’s for a good cause.Scotland County Literacy Council will hold i...

November 8th, 2017 |