FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS
The City will be holding its Annual Fourth of July Fireworks Display on Saturday, July 4th at Pate Stadium, Scotland High School. The Display will begin at approximately 9:15 p.m., depending upon light conditions. Gates will open at 6:00 p.m. Dave Wells (D.W.) will be entertaining those inside the stadium with music and prizes donated to WLNC for this event. The Scotland High School Band Boosters will be selling refreshments including snacks and drinks. So come out and enjoy the fireworks, the entertainment and support the Band Booster Club!
All current and former military members are invited to attend and be recognized after the playing of the National Anthem.
Please come out and celebrate Independence Day!
If you have any questions, contact City Clerk Jenny Tippett at 910-276-8324.
NOTICE TO BUSINESS OWNERS
S.L. 2014-3/House Bill 1050 Part XII states that beginning on July 1, 2015, local governments will no longer have the authority to levy a privilege license tax. New or existing businesses in Laurinburg will not be required to obtain or renew a privilege license. Renewal notices will not be mailed for current year licenses expiring on June 30, 2015. However, the City will be charging beer and wine tax. If your company sells beer and/or wine, please see the City Tax Collector at 303 W. Church Street to renew or obtain a beer and/or wine license.
If your business is no longer operating and you had a privilege license from the City, please contact the Tax Collector so that your business can be removed from the active list of businesses operating in the City of Laurinburg.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Diana Chavis, Tax Collector, at 910-291-1735.
ENERGY SAVING TIPS
Summer and hot weather are here! To help reduce your electric bills, check out these energy saving tips.
FIRE SAFETY TRAINING FOR DAY CARE PROVIDERS
Day care providers may register for quarterly Fire Safety Training from the dates listed below. You may register by email. Please include the names of all staff that are registering, the name of the day care center, and the requested date of training. All training classes will be held at the City of Laurinburg North Fire Station located at 501 North Main Street at 6:30 p.m. Due to limited seating space, you will receive an email confirmation once your registration request has been processed.
TRAINING DATES FOR 2015
August 18 - November 17