Scotland County NAACP to aid returning students

Scotland County NAACP to aid returning students

LAURINBURG — More than 1,500 students in Scotland County will head back to school this fall equipped with needed supplies.The NAACP annual Back ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg City Hall moves ahead despite protests

Laurinburg City Hall moves ahead despite protests

LAURINBURG – The Laurinburg City Council voted to move ahead with plans for a new City Hall this week despite fierce opposition from nearly 125 ...

July 19th, 2017 updated: July 20th, 2017. |  


Scotland issued heat warning

Scotland issued heat warning

LAURINBURG — It’s going to be scorching over the next few days.The National Weather Service in Raleigh issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Deputies: Laurinburg man steals tractor

Deputies: Laurinburg man steals tractor

LAURINBURG – A Laurinburg man has been arrested for stealing a John Deer tractor, according to the Scotland County Sheriff’s Office.Brando...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Break inLAURINBURG – A resident of Aberdeen Road reported to the sheriff’s office on Sunday that someone broke into the home leaving $150 ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Willis files for reelection to Laurinburg seat

Willis files for reelection to Laurinburg seat

LAURINBURG –Incumbent J.D. Willis has filed for another term on the Laurinburg City Council.Willis, who is seeking the District 1 seat, was the ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Fuch to help set geriatric standards

LAUREL HILL — Dr. Paul Fuchs was recently selected by the American Board of Internal Medicine to participate in a Geriatric Medicine Standard Se...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg: Planned project expenses were necessary

Laurinburg: Planned project expenses were necessary

LAURINBURG — The city of Laurinburg has spent more than a $500,000 in anticipation of a new City Hall.Critics of the project call that figure ou...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Storm brings Scotland County outages, flooding

Storm brings Scotland County outages, flooding

LAURINBURG – Strong storms caused headaches in the form of power outages and flooding for some city residents over the weekend.A line of strong ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


County board to look at bond for schools, projects

LAURINBURG – The Scotland County Board of Commissioners will discuss how to pay for everal projects over the next few weeks including expanding ...

July 17th, 2017 |