Storm brings Scotland County outages, flooding

Storm brings Scotland County outages, flooding

LAURINBURG – Strong storms caused headaches in the form of power outages and flooding for some city residents over the weekend.A line of strong ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


County board to look at bond for schools, projects

LAURINBURG – The Scotland County Board of Commissioners will discuss how to pay for everal projects over the next few weeks including expanding ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Wreck sends one to hospital

Wreck sends one to hospital

LAURINBURG – A wrong-way driver is responsible for a wreck that resulted in the rescue squad using the “Jaws of Life” to extricate a...

July 17th, 2017 |  


McColl man arrested for fraud

McColl man arrested for fraud

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a South Carolina man they say attempted to defraud a relative and an insurance...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Sheriff: Car thief nabbed in Ohio

Sheriff: Car thief nabbed in Ohio

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man they say stole a vehicle from a Laurinburg company and fled town.Lavern K...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Family fears retaliation by nursing home

Family fears retaliation by nursing home

LAURINBURG – The family of a patient at a Scotland County nursing home say the facility is evicting their mother in retribution for complaining ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Lawmakers review last session

Lawmakers review last session

LAURINBURG —Scotland County educators could see more money in their wallets over the next two years, according to members of the local legislati...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Smart Start helps teens reach goals

Smart Start helps teens reach goals

LAURINBURG — Four Scotland High School graduates traveled to Raleigh for a special graduation ceremony.Angel Malloy, Mikayla Marshall, Talecea G...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Parker promoted to Lt. colonel

Parker promoted to Lt. colonel

LAURINBURG — A member of Scotland High School’s graduating class of 1998 has earned the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army.Willia...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Williamson files for Laurinburg District 2 seat

Williamson files for Laurinburg District 2 seat

LAURINBURG —Laurinburg council member Drew Williamson filed for a second term to represent District 2.Williamson was the only person to file Thu...

July 13th, 2017 updated: July 14th, 2017. |