NCDOT rolls out REAL ID sign up effort

NCDOT rolls out REAL ID sign up effort

ABERDEEN — The North Carolina Department of Transportation held a demonstration of the process to obtain a REAL ID last week, a new standard of ...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg Institute holds retreat

Laurinburg Institute holds retreat

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg Institute, along with the National Alumni of Laurinburg Institute Omega Chapter and the M8 (Magnificent Eight) held ...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Report: Challengers win with fewer dollars on hand

Report: Challengers win with fewer dollars on hand

LAURINBURG –Incumbents in races for Laurinburg City Council were able to out fund raise their challengers, but money appeared to be of little he...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Volunteers needed for tax filing assistance

LAURINBURG — Tax-Aide, a free, nationwide AARP Foundation program, is currently seeking volunteers to help low- to moderate-income taxpayers in ...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Young promoted to captain

Young promoted to captain

LAURINBURG – Laurinburg Police Department announced this week that it has promoted Lt. Chris R. Young to Patrol Captain.Young officially took ov...

December 18th, 2017 |  


Youth task force idea fails to gain Laurinburg council support

Youth task force idea fails to gain Laurinburg council support

LAURINBURG — Michael Edds thought revamping an old concern —how Laurinburg deals with crime — might find a receptive audience among ...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Gibson poet wins Dogfish Head Poetry Prize

Gibson poet wins Dogfish Head Poetry Prize

GIBSON — Beth Copeland of Gibson has been named the winner of the 2017 Dogfish Head Poetry Prize for her manuscript, “Blue Honey.”.T...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Police: Thief returns scene of crime

Police: Thief returns scene of crime

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested a Maxton man for breaking into at a convenience store last week, after authorities said he had stolen items fr...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Junior Miss NAUW pageant set for Saturday

Junior Miss NAUW pageant set for Saturday

RED SPRINGS — National Association of University Women Robeson-Scotland Branch will host its annual Junior Miss NAUW Pageant this Saturday.The p...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Cooper appoints McLaurin to Economic Development Partnership of NC

Cooper appoints McLaurin to Economic Development Partnership of NC

ROCKINGHAM — Gov. Roy Cooper has appointed of former state senator Gene McLaurin to the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina.The E...

December 15th, 2017 |