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. |  


Input sought on Laurinburg City Hall financing

Input sought on Laurinburg City Hall financing

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg City Council will seek public input next week on the feasibility of taking out a loan to finance a proposed City Hal...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Safety Town shows by example

Safety Town shows by example

LAURINBURG – Nearly 40 children between the ages of three and five graduated from an updated version the Safety Town program recently.The progra...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Scotland lawmakers to talk policy at annual breakfast

Scotland lawmakers to talk policy at annual breakfast

LAURINBURG — The Annual Legislative Update hosted by the Laurinburg/Scotland County Area Chamber of Commerce will be held on Friday at 8 a.m., a...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Scotland Girl Scouts earn Silver Award

Scotland Girl Scouts earn Silver Award

RALEIGH — Haley McGugan and Anna Osborne of Laurel Hill and Desiree Tyson and Catherine Macy of Laurinburg, have been awarded the Girl Scout Sil...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Scotland County’s Londyn Clark wins Little Miss Lumbee title

Scotland County’s Londyn Clark wins Little Miss Lumbee title

LAURINBURG – Londyn Clark’s can-do spirit should serve her well in her duties as Little Miss Lumbee.The nine-year-old has 114 titles to he...

July 12th, 2017 updated: July 13th, 2017. |  


Hammond, Giles file for Scotland County municipal elections

Hammond, Giles file for Scotland County municipal elections

LAURINBURG — Two people, including incumbent city council member Dee Hammond, filed Wednesday for the municipal elections in November.Joni Weath...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Coal ash neighbors: Don’t raise rates as pollution lingers

Coal ash neighbors: Don’t raise rates as pollution lingers

RALEIGH (AP) — The nation’s largest electric company wants regulators in North Carolina to force consumers to pay nearly $200 million a ye...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg doughnut shop hits sweet spot

Laurinburg doughnut shop hits sweet spot

LAURINBURG — The newly opened K&S Fresh Donuts has people coming back for fresh donuts, a sweet treat that has been missing in Scotland Coun...

July 12th, 2017 |