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				                                Laurie Matecki, Chris Carpenter, Bill Gentry F/M distance winners
                                 Photos courtesy of Stephanie Walcott

Laurinburg ultra-marathon a success

LAURINBURG — 134 runners and walkers began the Habitat for Humanity Run with The Knights Ultra Marathon on Saturday. Following a 1.2-mile course that winded through the St. Andrew’s University campus, they had 24 hours to complete as many laps as they wanted. Participants ranged in age from 8 – 79 and from as far away as Ohio and Botswana, Africa.

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Weave room blues, story of the Dixon Brothers

Seems when we hear someone sing or tell a story it means more if these people have actually experienced the events. In other words, it comes from the heart. Such was the case of the Dixon brothers who wrote and sang songs of actual events that happened right here in Richmond Co. or around the southeastern section of our great country.

Commissioners district meeting held in Laurinburg

LAURINBURG — The North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) is the official voice of all 100 counties on issues considered by the General Assembly, Congress and federal and state agencies. The Association provides expertise to counties in the areas of advocacy, research, risk management and education and leadership training.

Scotland County Farm Bureau hosts breakfast with Sen. Britt

State Sen. Danny, Britt, Farm Bureau President Melissa Strickland, board member Eli Strickland, board VP David Breeden, Aaron Stack and Lee Howell engaged in discussion.

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