Scotland trains for overdoses

Scotland trains for overdoses

LAURINBURG – Law enforcement officers in the county now have another tool in their arsenal to help save lives.Eastpointe Managed Care recently d...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Council to clarify tax, utility rates

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg City Council hopes to dispel the myth about high city taxes and other finaicla matter when the board meets Tuesday.D...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Candidates focus on jobs

Candidates focus on jobs

LAURINBURG — Many of the problems that Laurinburg faces boil down to one thing — jobs, according to many of the people running for Laurinb...

October 13th, 2017 |  


City tough on campaign signs

City tough on campaign signs

LAURINBURG — Laurinburg is restricting political campaign signs along city-maintained roads this election season.City workers began taking down ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Grieving mother seeks closure in 2013 cold case

Grieving mother seeks closure in 2013 cold case

LAURINBURG – Brittany Colson’s mother wants anyone who might be afraid to share information about her daughter’s death to put themselves in her ...

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


Laurinburg inspires comedian

Laurinburg inspires comedian

LAURINBURG – Comedian Kevin Smith loves his hometown, so much so that he chose Laurinburg as the place to officially launch his stand-up career....

October 12th, 2017 |  


Scotland’s absentee balloting underway

LAURINBURG — The 2017 elections are underway in Scotland County with absentee by mail ballots now being accepted until Oct. 31.The absentee proc...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Scotland County recycles ambulances

Scotland County recycles ambulances

LAURINBURG − Scotland County EMS has what are essentially two new ambulances thanks to a procedure known as remounting.EMS requested approval fr...

October 11th, 2017 |  


City to offer free trees

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg Beautification Department is accepting orders for its Annual Tree Giveaway.City residents have until Friday to order...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Sheriff’s chief detective resigns

LAURINBURG — Capt. Ruben Castellon has resigned as chief of detectives with the Scotland County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Di...

October 11th, 2017 |