SMH initiates flu restrictions

LAURINBURG — Scotland Health Care System is instituting visitor restrictions beginning on Wednesday.Children under the age of 12 will not be all...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Residents reflect on past year

Residents reflect on past year

LAURINBURG – Scotland County residents said 2017 was filled with ups and down, but for the most part they looked back on the year was with fond ...

December 30th, 2017 |  


Silver alert issued for Laurinburg man

Silver alert issued for Laurinburg man

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert for a Laurinburg man with mental health issues who has been missin...

December 30th, 2017 |  


Gibson shooting suspect found in closet

Gibson shooting suspect found in closet

BENNETTSVILLE S.C. – Bennettsville police have arrested a third suspect wanted in the November shooting of a Gibson man.Shedrick McLean, 36, of ...

December 29th, 2017 updated: December 30th, 2017. |  


Growing Change honored for work

Growing Change honored for work

LAURINBURG — The Scotland County nonprofit work to transform the Wagram Prison into an agricultural and farming community center has garnered na...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Walters to direct downtown effort at revitalization

Walters to direct downtown effort at revitalization

LAURINBURG – Daniel Walters sees his new position as a labor of love. Walters was hired recently to serve as the city’s public information offi...

December 29th, 2017 updated: December 29th, 2017. |  


Longtime store gets new owner

Longtime store gets new owner

LAURINBURG – The Christian Book store on Main Street has been in business for 46 years. It will continue to operate in new year, only under new ...

December 29th, 2017 |  


The gift of being present

The gift of being present

LAURINBURG – Sometimes presents can come in the form of presence. That’s what a group of local youths found out after a visit to a local n...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Two arrested for drugs

LAURINBURG – Police arrested two people for drugs following a traffic stop Sunday night.Kurt King, 29, reported to be homeless and Allison Gordo...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Mom, child killed in Christmas wreck

Mom, child killed in Christmas wreck

LAURINBURG – A Laurinburg family is grieving this week after a Christmas day accident claimed the lives of two young members.Tyesha Terry, 27, o...

December 27th, 2017 |