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Who’s Spying on You?

We’re all familiar with Cell Phone Towers, they’re virtually everywhere, but did you know that most towers have little to do with providing legitimate cell communications? That’s right, these towers use illegal ‘Stingray’ and other technologies like IMSI Catcher, HailStorm, DRT Box and PRISM to track, collect and record all …

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School Consolidation Discussion Misses the Mark

Laurinburg Mayor Matt Block’s recent article regarding Scotland County School’s consolidation, remodeling and new construction plans was well received by the community, but frankly, we thought it completely missed the mark. Mayor Block is not just a politician, he’s also a doctor of cardiology. Dr Block, like other medical professionals, …

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Housing Authority Utility Waiver?

Laurinburg City Council is proposing to give Housing Authority residents a Waiver from having to pay the City Utility’s ‘Electrical Connection Fee’. This ‘connection fee’ is actually a Security Deposit designed to help protect the Utility from irresponsible ratepayers who skip out without paying bills. Is it right that those …

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Mayor Block’s Crime Spree Continues

Laurinburg Mayor Matt Block’s crime spree continues unabated, at least according to some media pundits. Three recent motor vehicle citations for speeding, reckless driving and wanton disregard can now be added to Doctor Block’s lengthy Rap Sheet which includes being a cardiologist, a purported federal tax scofflaw and a rumored …

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Extend Your Life & Save the Planet!

  In case you haven’t figured it out yet, many of us will live long, healthy lives, well beyond current expectations. Advances in technology, specifically life extension and longevity, require that we re-examine what earlier may have been ‘not our problem’, leaving important issues to future generations. Guess again, many …

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3D Printer Builds House in 24 Hours

Here’s a great example of just how fast the world is changing and why we in Scotland County either have to get going or risk being left in the dust with little hope of ever catching up. I China, they’re already using this technology to not only build homes, but …

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The One Thing that Can Save Us All! (Video)

Not all of us are old enough to remember President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Even fewer remember that Eisenhower earlier served as Supreme Allied Commander of European Theater Operations during World War 2. Ike was no slouch and he definitely wasn’t afraid to make waves. Ike’s great grand daughter Laura Eisenhower …

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