State reinstates Willow Place to operate

State reinstates Willow Place to operate

LAURINBURG – Representatives for North Carolina Department of Health and Human Service Regulation confirmed on Wednesday that Willow Place Assis...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Hanukkah lights up season

Hanukkah lights up season

LAURINBURG – Tuesday marked the first night of Hanukkah for Jewish families across the world, but one Laurinburg family celebrates with a person...

December 13th, 2017 |  


City to allow alcohol at festivals

City to allow alcohol at festivals

LAURINBURG — Festivals and celebrations in Laurinburg will now be able to serve beer and wine. The Laurinburg City Council voted Tuesday night to...

December 13th, 2017 updated: December 13th, 2017. |  


New members of Laurinburg Council take oaths

New members of Laurinburg Council take oaths

LAURINBURG —New members of the Laurinburg City Council will be sworn in today at noon.The swearing-in will be held in the council chambers of th...

December 11th, 2017 |  


515 end on high note at UNCP

515 end on high note at UNCP

PEMBROKE — The chair where Troy Love has been receiving dialysis treatments for the past three years was empty Saturday.Love adjusted his schedu...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Plant provides Christmas Cheer

Plant provides Christmas Cheer

LAURINBURG − For some, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year. For the less fortunate, it can also be time of added stress and worry.C...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Fred Fox, radio broadcasting icon, dies

Fred Fox, radio broadcasting icon, dies

LAURINBURG — Though he was not born here, you’d be hard pressed to find a bigger champion for Scotland County than Fred Fox, said WLNC new...

December 10th, 2017 updated: December 11th, 2017. |  


Man found dead in Maxton home

Man found dead in Maxton home

MAXTON — Police are investigating the shooting death of a man who was found dead in his home on Thursday.According to a statement from the Maxto...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Body found near Maxton is identified

Body found near Maxton is identified

MAXTON — The body found Monday night in woods off Alma Road has been identified as Braxton Chavis Jr.The investigation, which will include an au...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Thieves steal Laurel Hill holiday ornaments

Thieves steal Laurel Hill holiday ornaments

LAUREL HILL – Connie and Harry Coleman are so determined not to let thieves steal their town’s Christmas spirit that they are willing to f...

December 8th, 2017 |