Downtown rings in Christmas season

Downtown rings in Christmas season

While no season is slow, the fall is a particularly busy season for both the Laurinburg/Scotland County Chamber of Commerce and the Scotland County Ar...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Letter: SAU equestrians deserve coverage

To the Editor:A national collegiate championship is a rare honor, and we in North Carolina are blessed occasionally to enjoy said honor. We most recen...

November 15th, 2017 |  


See Encore! “Driving Miss Daisy”

To the editor:According to the Nov. 2 front-page article “‘Driving Miss Daisy’ revived,” play director Gary Gallman said: R...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Our veterans deserve better

Our veterans deserve better

America is the greatest nation on earth because of the freedoms and liberties afforded to all of our citizens. Yet all too often, we are guilty of tak...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Democrats: Fight Trump, not each other

Democrats: Fight Trump, not each other

North Carolina is not Virginia.And 2017 is not 2018 or 2020.But North Carolina Democrats and Republicans still watched what happened in our neighborin...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Scotland Health care strong in ‘17, ready for ‘18

Scotland Health care strong in ‘17, ready for ‘18

Scotland Health Care System’s fiscal year ends Sept. 30, with most of our official goals established on this cycle. As our 2017 year has ended, ...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Election offers chance for new day

Tuesday was Election Day in our local municipalities.Sadly, we are perhaps as divided as we have ever been in our choices of who should lead us in dec...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Letter:Laurinburg is in this together

To the editor:Remember this:Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall.Humpty Dumpty had a great fall.All the King’s horses an all the King’s menCouldn&#...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Our time on social media has arrived

Even though Laurinburg and Scotland County are not usually found as routine subjects on social media platforms, our time has come.Whether it’s F...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Challengers don’t understand problems

To the editor:In the last municipal election in the city of Laurinburg in 2015, only 24 percent of registered voters voted; 76 percent of citizens reg...

November 3rd, 2017 |