Carolina Hearts collects fans for elderly in Scotland County

Carolina Hearts collects fans for elderly in Scotland County

LAURINBURG — In an effort to decrease health risks from the summer heat, Carolina Hearts Home Care is filling their van with fans to cool off el...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Art show reboots Homecoming

Art show reboots Homecoming

PEMBROKE — The 49th annual Lumbee Homecoming is rebooted on Friday, and it doesn’t slow down until the parade and fireworks on July 8.The ...

June 30th, 2017 |  


East Laurinburg budget deadline nears

East Laurinburg budget deadline nears

EAST LAURINBURG —Has the town of East Laurinburg approved its new fiscal year budget?It is hard to tell by talking to town officials just what a...

June 29th, 2017 |  


NCDOT bringing Church Street up to snuff

NCDOT bringing Church Street up to snuff

LAURINBURG – The North Carolina Department of Transportation will be spending $1.5 million this summer to make upgrades to sidewalks and the roa...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Men arrested on gun charges

Men arrested on gun charges

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested two Laurinburg men on felony gun charges following a traffic stop early Tuesday morning.Brock Rush, 27, of Ral...

June 21st, 2017 |  


Scotland HS Class of 2017

Scotland HS Class of 2017

Scotland High School senior Karfa Kaba smiles with his carnation in his mouth after receiving his diploma during Scotland’s 50th commencement ex...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Scotland High School seniors receive over $2.5 million in scholarships

Scotland High School seniors receive over $2.5 million in scholarships

LAURINBURG — Seniors at Scotland High School were awarded millions of dollars in scholarships during the school’s annual Senior Awards pro...

June 1st, 2017 |  


School additions to now cost $18 mil.

LAURINBURG — School officials got their first look at the plans for the additions to Sycamore Lane and Laurel Hill Elementary schools during thi...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Senate bill could change Scotland County’s eligibility for food stamps

RALEIGH – Hidden in the depths of the state Senate’s 2017/18 budget is language that would kick hundreds of Scotland County households off...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


County certified as Work Ready

County certified as Work Ready

LAURINBURG — Scotland County has been certified as an ACT Work Ready Community by the North Carolina Chamber of Commerce.The new designation cam...

May 22nd, 2017 |