Community minded

Community minded

WAGRAM — People from across Scotland County came together on Thursday to herald the opening of the new Wagram Community Building.The facility, a...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  


Mad for science

Mad for science

LAURINBURG — Though it took a bit of cajoling, half a dozen children defied gravity to glide around the library on Wednesday, courtesy of a R...

July 30th, 2015 updated: July 30th, 2015. |  


Building repairs cause detour

Building repairs cause detour

LAURINBURG — Downtown traffic should resume normal patterns today after Wednesday’s blockage of Main Street to allow for the installation ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


GOP speaker push forreligious freedom law

GOP speaker push forreligious freedom law

LAURINBURG —The executive director of the N.C. Values Coalition told Scotland County Republicans that the state needs a Religious Freedom Restor...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Small-town youth credits ‘big thinking’

Small-town youth credits ‘big thinking’

WASHINGTON, D.C. —Levern Hamer comes from a small town. But that hasn’t stopped the Laurinburg native from thinking big.It was that mindse...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Lumber River tour raises $4,380

Lumber River tour raises $4,380

WAGRAM — Though they may have gotten off easy with respect to the strength of the sun’s rays on a thickly shaded river, the 27 people who ...

July 27th, 2015 updated: July 27th, 2015. |  


EDC board to form restructuring plan

LAURINBURG — Direction of the effort to bring industry and economic prosperity to Scotland County, as the board of county’s current Econom...

July 27th, 2015 |  


Five points to get 4-way stop

Five points to get 4-way stop

LAURINBURG — Motorists on U.S. 501 north of Laurinburg will soon have to stop at the Five Points intersection at Old Wire Road.In an attempt to ...

July 25th, 2015 updated: July 25th, 2015. |  


Your View for July 24

Your View for July 24

Do you think the new strip mall, currently being built across from the Walmart shopping center, and a proposed Zaxby’s restaurant will lead to t...

July 24th, 2015 |  


River tour toraise funds forstudent exchange

WAGRAM — Though canoes, paddles, life jackets and lunch will be provided to those participating in Saturday’s “Lumbee River Experien...

July 24th, 2015 |