Gibson shooting suspect found in closet

Gibson shooting suspect found in closet

BENNETTSVILLE S.C. – Bennettsville police have arrested a third suspect wanted in the November shooting of a Gibson man.Shedrick McLean, 36, of ...

December 29th, 2017 updated: December 30th, 2017. |  


Growing Change honored for work

Growing Change honored for work

LAURINBURG — The Scotland County nonprofit work to transform the Wagram Prison into an agricultural and farming community center has garnered na...

December 29th, 2017 |  


10 nabbed in holiday sting

10 nabbed in holiday sting

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Sheriff’s Office gave the gift of metal bracelets to some county residents as part of an investigation called...

December 27th, 2017 updated: December 27th, 2017. |  


Cops Christmas shop with kids

Cops Christmas shop with kids

LAURINBURG — Retired Sycamore Lane teacher Cathy Chavis was nearly brought to tears in the Walmart check-out line watching children receive Chri...

December 25th, 2017 |  


Daycare gives Christmas show

Daycare gives Christmas show

LAURINBURG – The Frog class at State Line Children’s World daycare got its first taste of the performance stage at the center’s annu...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


City man jailed in shootings

City man jailed in shootings

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested a Laurinburg man in connection to the shooting of two people in the Glen Acres area Tuesday night.Andreas Leon...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Firefighters Association donates to two DSS families

Firefighters Association donates to two DSS families

****Editor’s note: The story that ran in Thursday’s edition of the newspaper listed the Laurinburg Fire Department as the entity that dona...

December 21st, 2017 updated: December 22nd, 2017. |  


Laurel Hill accidents send two to trauma centers

Laurel Hill accidents send two to trauma centers

LAUREL HILL – Laurel Hill was the site of two separate accidents over the weekend that required victims to be airlifted to trauma centers.The ac...

December 20th, 2017 |  


NAACP to host toy giveaway

LAURINBURG — Members of the Scotland County branch of the NAACP will serve as Santa’s helpers this Saturday as they hand out toys includin...

December 20th, 2017 |  


Pittenger: Did Obama hinder Hezbollah drug probe?

Pittenger: Did Obama hinder Hezbollah drug probe?

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger is seeking an investigation into a report that the Obama administration held up looking into Hezbo...

December 20th, 2017 |