Voters should decide school consolidation

Voters should decide school consolidation

Eds note: The following remarks were made Oct. 3 before the Local Government Commission in opposition to the state panel approving Scotland CountyR...

October 19th, 2017 |  


UNCP, county partner to change lives

UNCP, county partner to change lives

This fall, 6,252 students – 5,481 undergraduates and 771 graduates – began or returned to their studies at UNC Pembroke (UNCP). Scotland C...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Letter: Scots marching band the pride of county

To the editor:“To everything there is a season.” Now it is football season in Scotland County and as always, we are awed and inspired by o...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Another look at Kaepernick

To the editor:As most of us already know, television and newspaper news has been flooded with different opinions of NFL players concerning the playing...

October 17th, 2017 |  


NFL protests about disparity

To the editor:What has happened to freedom of speech and Americans’ right to express their opinions? According to the AP brief, “ESPN susp...

October 17th, 2017 |  


To the editor:Please allow me to comment on Saturday’s article written in support of the new City Hall.According to the writer, there is widespr...

October 13th, 2017 |  


October celebrates Scotland County

October celebrates Scotland County

Something about the beginning of October makes me feel energized and refreshed. You go to the grocery store, pass the nurseries and farms and see bale...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Scotland must embrace change

Eds note: The following remarks were made by Scotland Commissioner Carol McCall to members of the Local Government Commission on Oct. 3 in Raleigh.I w...

October 10th, 2017 |  


RichmondCC expanding footprint in Scotland County

RichmondCC expanding footprint in Scotland County

This is an historic and exciting time for Richmond Community College as we move closer to gaining multi-campus status for our facility in Laurinburg. ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Letter: Council has unified citizens

To the editor:I would like to extend kudos to the Laurinburg City Council for bringing unity to the community, once again.J.D. Willis, Dee Hammond, Dr...

October 4th, 2017 |