MAXTON – Two dogs that escaped from a backyard pen have been declared dangerous after they attacked and killed a dog in a nearby yard in the Scotland Forest neighborhood, a Scotland County enclave inside the Maxton town limits.
LAURINBURG — In a brief swearing-in ceremony on Friday, the Scotland County Sheriff's Office added two new deputies to its patrol division.
LAURINBURG — Donning safety glasses and armed with drills, students in Jada Taylor's horticulture and agriscience applications classes at Scotland High School geared up on Thursday for a period of intense … farming.
“The Final Week of Jesus' Life,” a presentation based on a book by well known Christian writer Max Lucado, will combine stories from the Bible along with original paintings by a local artist in an unusual Holy Week event in the...
All of us must cope with defeat at one time or another. It is the way of life.
WAGRAM — A colorful swirl of light, sound and motion inspired a capacity crowd to its feet several times to dance and sing along Thursday as the Watoto Children's Choir of Uganda brought its widely acclaimed mixed-media extravaganza of...
GIBSON — The Oil Mill Road scrapyard that the Gibson town commissioners allowed into town in 2012 now has them concerned that its management may not be fulfilling its promises.
LAURINBURG — Through their anonymous giving to the Scotland Family Counseling Center, the fundraising group that calls themselves the Silent Samaritans are far from what the name would suggest.
GIBSON — Passions flared with red-hot intensity on Thursday as members of the Scotland County Board of Education met with more than 80 parents to discuss the possible closure of Pate-Gardner Elementary School.
ST. PAULS — Poultry-giant Sanderson Farms announced this morning that it will bring a new chicken-processing plant to Robeson County, creating about 1,110 jobs while investing more than $100 million into the local economy.
LAURINBURG — Whether your preferences extend to meatball, veggie, or ham and cheese, Jersey Mike's restaurants in Laurinburg and Pembroke will turn ordering a custom made submarine sandwich into an act of philanthropy during the...
LAURINBURG — Calling for an end to violence and a more active community role in the lives of children, more than 50 people joined hands at 5 p.m. on Wednesday in a prayer vigil next to a Commonwealth Avenue bridge where this weekend two...
GIBSON — Eight firearms, including an assault rifle, were stolen from a safe in a Main Street home on Monday, according to a sheriff's report.
LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg City Council discussed its approach to collecting delinquent property taxes and utility payments on Tuesday and identified it as an area that may need tweaking as the council enters budget deliberations for the...
LAURINBURG — “The overwhelming response'' at a public forum last week shows that local residents are invested in the future of the Laurel Hill Community Center, Leigh Carter said at the Tuesday meeting of the Scotland County...
LAURINBURG — A group of local residents and ministers will gather today at the Commonwealth Street bridge to pray for the community following a Sunday afternoon shooting that killed a 14-year-old and seriously injured another.
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Legislative Black Caucus, led by state Rep. Garland Pierce of Wagram, met recently with the leaders of both houses in the Republican-controlled North Carolina General Assembly to make known the upcoming issues...
LAURINBURG — Grades of zero may soon be a thing of the past in the Scotland County Schools.
LAURINBURG — A 35-year-old man wanted for the Sunday murder of a Laurinburg teenager has turned himself in.
LAURINBURG — A 35-year-old man is being sought for what has been deemed by Laurinburg Police Chief Darwin Williams as the “senseless” killing of a 14-year-old boy and serious injury of another.
LAURINBURG — A Laurinburg teenager was shot and killed on Commonwealth Street on Sunday afternoon, Laurinburg Police Chief Darwin Williams has told WPDE News Channel 15.
HAMLET — Pre-registration will begin next week at Richmond Community College for a basic Emergency Medical Technician course that prepares students to obtain their certification.
HAMLET — The Small Business Center of Richmond Community College will sponsor a free workshop on Wednesday to assist business owners with their online presence.
ArrestsLAURINBURG — Two Scotland High School students face charges after fighting in the school's plaza on Thursday, according to police.
CLEMMONS (AP) — North Carolina law compels winners of significant lottery prizes to reveal their identities, but a proposal in the legislature would keep that information confidential unless the winner says otherwise.