Bill ends tax-supported abortions

Bill ends tax-supported abortions

For decades, American taxpayers have unknowingly provided tax breaks that help lower the cost of building new abortion clinics.The 1976 Hyde Amendment...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Resources to help learn and earn

Resources to help learn and earn

In a previous edition of Focus on Laurinburg, you were introduced to the NCWorks Career Center in Scotland County and the opportunities and tools it o...

November 1st, 2017 |  


UNCP, county partner to change lives

UNCP, county partner to change lives

This fall, 6,252 students – 5,481 undergraduates and 771 graduates – began or returned to their studies at UNC Pembroke (UNCP). Scotland C...

October 19th, 2017 |  


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 |