October celebrates Scotland County

October celebrates Scotland County

Something about the beginning of October makes me feel energized and refreshed. You go to the grocery store, pass the nurseries and farms and see bale...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Scotland must embrace change

Eds note: The following remarks were made by Scotland Commissioner Carol McCall to members of the Local Government Commission on Oct. 3 in Raleigh.I w...

October 10th, 2017 |  


RichmondCC expanding footprint in Scotland County

RichmondCC expanding footprint in Scotland County

This is an historic and exciting time for Richmond Community College as we move closer to gaining multi-campus status for our facility in Laurinburg. ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Golden Knights, a unique attraction

Golden Knights, a unique attraction

One of Scotland County’s unique attractions can be found 5,500 feet overhead.A particular source of Scotland County pride is the Golden Knights ...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Celebrating Public Power Week

You are one of 45 million people in the United States – and one of the 1.2 million people in North Carolina – who receive power from a pub...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Celebrating Public Power Week

Celebrating Public Power Week

You are one of 45 million people in the United States – and one of the 1.2 million people in North Carolina – who receive power from a pub...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Have the courage to run

Have the courage to run

Have you ever thought about running for public office?Why not? What are you afraid of?Well, don’t feel bad, fear of running for public office is...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Gambling: Fun or problem?

Gambling: Fun or problem?

What is gambling? The NC Problem Gambling Program Website states that, “Gambling — or ‘betting’ or ‘gaming’ —...

September 6th, 2017 |  


New year brings infinite possibilities

New year brings infinite possibilities

The beginning of a new school year, like the dawning of a new day, reminds us that the future holds infinite possibilities. I am never more keenly awa...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Scotland preps for festival season

Scotland preps for festival season

The Carolinas have more than a few places of singular beauty. But they have only one soul.Scotland County - The soul of the Carolinas is a place where...

August 24th, 2017 updated: August 24th, 2017. |