Elderly man questions back taxes rule

Elderly man questions back taxes rule

LAURINBURG – Ninety-year-old Dannie Kelly believes that the county government is trying to take away something that God gave him.The World War ...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Service Thread puts safety first

Service Thread puts safety first

LAURINBURG —Service Thread was recognized this week as one of the safest manufacturers in the state.NC Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry visited t...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Mother devastated at sons’ killings

Mother devastated at sons’ killings

MAXTON — A mother who lost two sons to murder on Monday thought it was a joke when she was first told of the deaths.Annette Bullard, mother of L...

January 12th, 2018 |  


2018 campaigns to gear up

2018 campaigns to gear up

LAURINBURG — There will be 22 national, state, county, and local elections that voters in Scotland County will see on the ballot this Spring.The...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Annual city tree burning postponed

Annual city tree burning postponed

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg Fire Department’s fourth annual Christmas tree bonfire has been postponed due to the rain and wet weather cond...

January 12th, 2018 |  


PEMBROKE — Onlookers marveled at a century-old, hand-sewn quilt highlighted by scraps of cloth sewn into 30 pine cone patch designs.The intricat...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Helping young athletes is Kee

Helping young athletes is Kee

LAURINBURG — With Scotland County wrestling with the lack of positive activities for young people, Nick Kee thought wrestling itself might be a ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Crosspointe seeks tax exemption

Crosspointe seeks tax exemption

LAURINBURG – Cross Pointe Church wants the county to change how it taxes some of the property that the church owns. An attorney representing the...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Scotland to celebrate MLK Day

Scotland to celebrate MLK Day

LAURINBURG – Several activities have been planned to mark the 35th observance of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday this Monday.The biggest...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Woodside elected Scotland school chairman, Singletary is vice chair

Woodside elected Scotland school chairman, Singletary is vice chair

LAURINBURG — In its first meeting of the new year, the Scotland County Board of Education got right to business electing a new chair and vice ch...

January 10th, 2018 |