Local groups fight hunger

Local groups fight hunger

LAURINBURG – The Scotland County Guardian Ad Litem program is partnering with the state Ad Litems to collect supplies for the North Carolina Foo...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg council to hold swearing-in

LAURINBURG —Newly elected members of the Laurinburg City Council will be sworn in on Dec. 12.The swearing-in will be held at noon in the council...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg police: Husband shoots at home

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested a Laurinburg man on several charges related to a domestic incident that ended in a shooting Saturday.Matthew O...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Scotland County October jobless rate tops state

LAURINBURG — Scotland County had the highest unemployment rate for the month of October, according to data from the state Department of Commerce...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Holiday Cheer Lunch planned for Scotland County needy

LAURINBURG — Several local groups have combined efforts to feed those in need.The Holiday Cheer Lunch will be offered to the sick, shut-in and h...

December 5th, 2017 |  


City parades holiday spirit

City parades holiday spirit

LAURINBURG – Rain didn’t diminish the enthusiasm of some parade goers at the city’s annual Christmas parade Saturday afternoon.The h...

December 5th, 2017 updated: December 8th, 2017. |  


SAU football players arrested on drug charges

SAU football players arrested on drug charges

LAURINBURG – Laurinburg police arrested two St. Andrews University football players on drug-related charges late last week.A university security...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Pittenger calls bill a win for taxpayers

Pittenger calls bill a win for taxpayers

WASHINGTON — Republicans pushed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill through the Senate ovetr the weekend after a burst of eleventh-hour horse tradin...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Construction zone reason for blocked school exit

Construction zone reason for blocked school exit

LAUREL HILL — Representatives for Scotland County Schools say parents don’t need to be concerned by a sheet of plywood blocking a school e...

December 1st, 2017 |  


Don’t let the Grinch steal Christmas

Don’t let the Grinch steal Christmas

LAURINBURG – Local law enforcement agencies want residents to remember there are Grinches out there lurking around, waiting to steal holiday joy...

December 1st, 2017 |