The eleven (11) members of the Board of Health have the responsibility to protect and promote public health. The composition of the Board of Health shall reasonably reflect the population makeup of Scotland County. Members serve three (3) year terms and the Commissioner serving on the Board of Health may serve as long as they remain a County Commissioner.
Regular meetings of the board are on the third Tuesday of every other month beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the Education Room located at the Health Department.
*Due to the pandemic, the meetings have been relocated to the Emergency Operations Center (EOC). Members of the public can also view the meetings on Scotland County's YouTube channel at 6:30 p.m.
The Board of Health has the responsibility to promote and protect public health. They are the rule-making, policy making, and adjudicatory body for the Health Department and shall have the authority to adopt rules necessary for that purpose.
County Commissioner - Board Chair
Ray Chavis, DDS
Dentist - Vice Chair
Ralph E. Carter, MD
Dave Raley, P.E.
Dr. J. Earl Bowling
Charles E. Todd, RPh
Public Member - Board Chair Elect
Registered Nurse - Vice Chair Elect
Scotland County Health Department 1405 West Boulevard Laurinburg, NC 28352 Phone: 910-277-2440