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Scotland High School senior wins Scotland Motors car  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — For the third year, Scotland Motors has given a car away to Scotland High School students — which has now been made into an event for the ...



Next Scotland High School graduates 276 students  Laurinburg Exchange

Katelin Gandee | The Laurinburg Exchange Scotland High School had 276 students graduate on Saturday morning. The weather forecast moved the graduation ...



Scotland County Schools prepares for final 2019 graduations  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — It's graduation weekend for the last of Scotland County School's seniors — with rain looking to put a damper on the celebrations.



Parts of Scotland High School vandalized  wpde.com

SCOTLAND COUNTY, N.C. (WPDE) — The Public Schools of Scotland County is investigating to determine who vandalized parts of Scotland High School ...



Edkins leaving Scotland High  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland High School Principal Brian Edkins will be returning to Cumberland County, according to officials with Scotland County Schools.



Bomb threat clears Scotland High School  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A bomb threat at Scotland High School made through social media forced students and faculty into Pate Stadium for about an hour Thursday ...



Scotland High graduation moved indoors  Laurinburg Exchange

Scotland High School Class of 2019 – Graduation Update: Because of the inclement weather that's in the forecast for Saturday, Scotland High's graduation…



Scotland High's Class of 1969 to celebrate its 50th anniversary  Laurinburg Exchange

Fifty years ago the second graduation class at Scotland High School was about to graduate. We were the students, who in smaller community schools…



15 students charged in vandalism at Scotland High School  wpde.com

Fifteen students have been charged in connection with a case of vandalism last month at Scotland High School, according to Scotland County Schools Public ...



Obeda named principal at Scotland High  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG – School officials announced Tuesday that the new principal for Scotland High School has been selected. Larry Obeda was approved as ...



Students charged in vandalism of high school  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — There have been 15 students arrested in connection to the vandalism of Scotland High School in last month. On April 18, the school contacted ...



Schools tab2 principalsfor 2019-20  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — As the school year comes to a close, two current Scotland County Schools employees begin to prepare for new jobs in the district.



SHS vandalism still under investigation  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG —The investigation into who vandalized Scotland High School last week is still ongoing by the Laurinburg Police Department.



Four teens arrested after fight at high school  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Laurinburg police officers arrested four teenagers Wednesday after a fight broke out at Scotland High School. At about 11:50 a.m..



Call center being planned for Laurinburg  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A new call center is working it's way to Scotland County with a Laurinburg native pushing to make it happen. An AT&T call center run by ...



Scotland County Schools thank partners  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — More than 40 community partners were celebrated for their support of the Scotland County School System on Wednesday afternoon.



City prepares for fireworks on the Fourth  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The city of Laurinburg is preparing to host its 17th annual Fourth of July fireworks display at Pate Stadium next week. This year's show will ...



Scotland County Schools celebrates employees  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Every year Scotland County Schools honors members of staff who have been recognized as one of their school's or department's “Of the ...



JROTC nearly perfect  Laurinburg Exchange

Courtesy photo On Friday, Scotland High School JROTC held its program accredidation and recieved the highest ranking possible of Honor Unit Distrinction with ...



Community gets invovled with new school name  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The Scotland High School Media Center was filled with more than 30 members of the community and countless elementary students Tuesday ...



County organizations to host back to school giveaways  Laurinburg Exchange

Scotland County Schools will open on Monday, Aug. 26, and local organizations are preparing to help students go back prepared. On Saturday the Scotland ...



Untitled  Laurinburg Exchange

Break-in LAURINBURG — A resident of Ingleside Drive reported to the police department Sunday that someone had broken into four cars on the property. A 45.



Scotland High School graduates 322 seniors  Laurinburg Exchange

Amber Hatten | Laurinburg Exchange Scotland High School senior Octavis McLaurin cheers after the 322 seniors from the Class of 2017 moved tassels from ...



College fair coming to Scotland County  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A college fair will bring people from surrounding counties to Scotland County. Elite Enterprises is bringing the HBCUs and More College ...



Lumbee Tribal Council supports wearing of eagle feather for graduation  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — An emergency meeting called by the Lumbee Tribal Council on Tuesday that resulted in the unanimous approval of a resolution in support of ...



Scotland High celebrates homecoming  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland High School's homecoming parade should bring hundreds to the downtown area in support of Fighting Scots football. The parade is ...



Scotland schools exceed state graduation rate  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland County Schools is at an all-time high for graduation rates, beating the state average for the first time. The Department of Public…



Fighting for 'the least of these'  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A trip to Barnes & Noble to pick up a book was the beginning of a pursuit toward a law degree for Brandi Jones Bullock. She said she ...



Fireworks tolight up skyon Thursday  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The city of Laurinburg is preparing to host its 17th annual Fourth of July fireworks display at Pate Stadium next week. This year's show will ...



Baseball camp is next week at Optimist Park  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Young baseball players will soon have a chance to sharpen their skills at a camp hosted by Scotland High head coach Chad Hill and several ...



Principal candy cane  Laurinburg Exchange

Courtesy photo Scotland High School Principal Brian Edkins arrived at school on Wednesday filled with the Christmas spirit, dressed in a red and white suit ...



THE MUNICIPAL BALLOT  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG —There were five who filed Friday for one of the 15 seats open throughout the different municipalities in the county. On the last day…



Scotland band headed to Philly at Thanksgiving  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — As school and tryouts are around the corner, those who are trying out for the Scotland High School band will also be preparing for a trip to…



Five candidates toss hat into Gibson ring  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — After two slow days of filing, the candidates began making their way to the elections office Friday with five filing for seats. All five of the…



Scotland County natives return home to open restaurant in downtown Laurinburg  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Angela Pegues and O'Shea Monroe have been earning their culinary stripes while operating a catering business in Charlotte, but the ...



Scotland County Schools working on growth of students  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG —The Board of Education met Sunday for the Committee of the Whole End-of-Year meeting, and looked closer at the 2017-18 state report cards ...



Longtime Laurinburg police chief announces retirement  wpde.com

Laurinburg Police Chief Darwin "Duke" Williams announced his retirement Wednesday afternoon. Williams said he's had a great experience as chief, but it's time ...



Schools Face Flooded Buildings And Impassable Bus Routes After Florence  WUNC

Schools across the southeastern part of the state remained closed this week as administrators begin to assess the damage from Hurricane Florence.



School board to purchase metal detectors for SHS  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — School officials are moving forward with increased security measures for Scotland High School. The five members of the Scotland County ...



Two arrested in first shooting of 2019  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Two individuals have been arrested in connection with the shooting that killed 86-year-old Darrell Bridger on Jan. 2 near downtown ...



Edkins named principal at Scotland High  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG – School officials announced Wednesday that the new principal for Scotland High School has been selected. Brian Edkins was approved as ...



New appointment  Laurinburg Exchange

Courtesy photo LaTanta McCrimmon, standing with Rep. Garland Pierce, is the newly appointed deputy legislative director for Gov. Roy Cooper. In this role ...



Scotland County schools prepare for new year  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG —The new school year does not kick off until Monday, but a bunch of nine graders got their first taste of what high school life will be like.



Scotland business owner named RichmondCC Foundation's Citizen of the Year  Laurinburg Exchange

Hamlet, N.C. (March 11, 2019) – Richmond Community College's Foundation has named local business owner and long-time college supporter Dean Nichols ...



Scotland County's 'Night to Shine' will be Feb. 8  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — On Feb. 8, hundreds of people will be having the time of their lives across the country and the world — including right here in Scotland ...



SHS seniors awarded $3 mil.  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Seniors at Scotland High School were awarded millions of dollars in scholarships during the school's annual Senior Awards program.



Hurricane Florence blows in at No. 1  Laurinburg Exchange

The East Coast took a hard hit from Hurricane Florence in mid-September — wind, rain, and flooding was predicted and occurred when the storm came ...



Douglas Yongue, local educator and state representative, passes away  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland County lost one of its shining stars Thursday with the passing of Douglas Y. Yongue at Scotland Memorial Hospital just one day after ...



SHS graduation Saturday  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG— Scotland High School's Class of 2017 is set to walk across the stage and receive diplomas Saturday morning. A total of 327 seniors will end ...



Scotland County Schools receives multi-million dollar grant  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland County Schools announced at its Board of Education meeting Monday that the district has received a more than $2.2 million grant to ...



Hurricane Florence leaves its mark on Scotland  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland High School Athletic Director David Johnson had a message for the school's coaches and players after Hurricane Florence hit ...



Scotland High School seniors receive over $2.5 million in scholarships  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Seniors at Scotland High School were awarded millions of dollars in scholarships during the school's annual Senior Awards program.



Easterlin to perform for home crowd with Sonic Spectrum  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — On Tuesday evening, Jon Easterlin was on the roof of a Pembroke home repairing an air-conditioning unit in blistering heat. On Friday ...



Red carpet to roll out for 'Night to Shine'  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — On Feb. 8, volunteers for Tim Tebow's Night to Shine prom will roll out the red carpet for those with special needs who are age 14 and above at ...



Fighting Scots homecoming parade  Laurinburg Exchange

Photos by Jael Pembrick | Laurinburg Exchange Scotland High School students hyped up the crowd during their homecoming parade through downtown ...



Satterfield named interim Scotland High School principal  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG – Cory Satterfield, an assistant superintendent with Scotland County Schools, has been named the interim principal at Scotland High School for ...



Next Curfew hours change as EOC asseses county damages  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Focus now turns to community and county recovery in Scotland County as the Emergency Operation Center changes curfew hours and helps ...



It's about time do some rowing on the river  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — When the Laurinburg and Oban student exchange program began the same year that the two communities — one in the USA and the other in ...



Cross Pointe offers firework parking  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Cross Pointe Church offers free parking and will host a hot dog sale for Fourth of July fireworks Thursday. Located across the street from ...



Cancer Survivors Day celebration is Friday  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG – Scotland Cancer Treatment Center is hosting their annual Cancer Survivor's Day celebration on Friday. This Cancer Survivors Day Celebration ...



CTE students get 'signed'  Laurinburg Exchange

Amber Hatten-Staley | Laurinburg Exchange Scotland High School held a CTE (Career Technical Education) Signing Day on Wednesday for seven students.



Scotland High senior headed to NASCAR Technical Institute summer program  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A Scotland High School senior has his immediate future all mapped, thanks to an opportunity that will take him to Mooresville this summer.



Cascades welcomes Cooper and new jobs  Laurinburg Exchange

WAGRAM — More jobs are coming to Scotland County and Gov. Roy Cooper joined Cascades in the announcement of the project on Tuesday morning.



McKeithan joins newspaper staff  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A new face has joined The Laurinburg Exchange, but he's not new to the community. Cody McKeithan joined the newspaper staff on Monday ...



Scotland Early College High School grads told to 'list possibilities'  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — For Alaina Alford, it was a tough balancing act. Speaking at Saturday's graduation of Scotland Early College High School, the Class of 2018…



Scotland grad named president at Pfeiffer  Laurinburg Exchange

MISENHEIMER — A 1995 graduate of Scotland High School has taken the reins as the 11th president of Pfeiffer University near Charlotte. Dr. Scott Bullard ...



Middle schools to host sports camps  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Carver and Spring Hill middle schools will be offering sports camps over the next several weeks. The camps are open to students in Scotland ...



Spring Hill Middle on the way to become STEM school  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Despite being a few years behind Carver Middle School in becoming a STEM School, Spring Hill Middle School is expected to catch up in the ...



Hargrave: SHS students had gun on campus  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Authorities have charged two Scotland High School students with having a gun on campus, school officials said. One of the student's parents ...



Shelter evacuated due to flooding  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The area saw record flooding Sunday as Tropical Storm Florence held a steady rain over the county, leading to the opening of a secondary ...



Holiday tournaments on deck for Fighting Scots  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland's basketball teams are preparing to compete at holiday tournaments over the next couple of weeks. The Lady Scots will play in the…



School supply giveaway Saturday  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — With the 2017-18 school year right around the corner, the Scotland County branch of the NAACP will be hosting its annual Back-to-School…



Laurinburg fireworks show at Scotland High  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The city of Laurinburg will host its annual Fourth of July celebration at Scotland High School's Pate Stadium on Monday.



Brianna Nicole Stanley: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Brianna Nicole Stanley is a North Carolina teacher charged with sexually assaulting a 12-year-old student.



Florence has Scotland's attention  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — As Hurricane Florence continues to huff and puff its way toward the Carolinas, officials in Laurinburg and Scotland County are stepping up…



Traveling along Scotland County's 'hidden gem'  Laurinburg Exchange

There are often some things we all take for granted, but then we realize that some of them are not commonly known to many. As an example last weekend…



Reeves heads to the beach  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland High School senior Darian Reeves might not have cracked a smile as he signed to play college football but sitting to his right his ...



Scotland seniors graduate  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG —For Carrie Dean, Saturday's graduation from Scotland High School is not the end of a chapter in her life or the lives of her fellow students.



Ambulance involved in accident  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A Braveheart Medical Transport ambulance that was carrying a patient was in an accident with another car early on Tuesday afternoon.



Robots inspire 'beautiful thing'  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Hoping to inspire the next great innovator or just a love of technology, Scotland County Schools held the second annual Robotics Showcase.



Scotland County Sheriff names new chief deputy  wpde.com

Scotland County Sheriff Ralph Kersey has promoted Captain Eddie Smith to the position of chief deputy. Lloyd Goins resigned from the position two weeks ago ...



Two local cloggers dance in London  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Two Scotland County natives got to put on their dancing shoes and clog on the cobblestone streets in London for New Year's Day.



They've got spirit, yes they do  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The gymnasium floor at Scotland High School was filled with the county's next generation of cheerleaders on Thursday. Girls, ages 5 to 12 ...



Scots awarded for spirit  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland High School was presented with the ABC 15 WPDE Spirit Award — the first North Carolina recipient to win the award since the ...



School lawyer: No referendum need  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The attorney for the Scotland County school system said the financing plan for school consolidation does not need referendum.



Veterans Day celebration is a success  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Rainy weather could not stop the pride of local veterans and residents who gathered at the National Guard Armory to celebrate Veterans Day ...



Good grades help earn new car  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — It was hard for Scotland High School sophomore Jhamari Smith to smile any bigger after it was announced Thursday afternoon that he had ...



Laurinburg a top producer, exporter of glass  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — While agriculture plays a big role in Scotland County, perhaps one of the largest impacts made world wide comes from Nippon Sheet Glass.



Scotland school teachers, staff recognized  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland County school system educators and staff were recognized for their hard work Wednesday during the second annual Employees of ...



NAACP to give away school supplies Saturday  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The local chapter of the NAACP is bringing back its annual “Back to School, Stay in School” event at Scotland High School gym on Saturday…



Dedicated to athletics  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — David Johnson's life has always centered around sports, so it seemed like the logical next step to become the athletic director at Scotland ...



Scotland loses a beloved community member  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG Though she may not have been born and raised in the South, Keiko Fore was the epitome of Southern grace and hospitality, according to those ...



Scotland drop-out rate hits third year low; best in region  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland County is one of six districts in the state to see a significant decrease in the number of high school drop outs over the last three years.



Some history leading to the Sunburnt Boys, Girls event  Laurinburg Exchange

In the second half of the 19th century there were some strong political disagreements within Richmond County. An area commonly called “Lower Richmond” ...



Football season tickets on sale  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — With football season fast approaching Scotland High School is giving season ticket holders the opportunity to re-purchase their reserved ...



Long-time educator dies  Laurinburg Exchange

LAUREL HILL — Long-time educator and recent recipient of the Order of the Long Leaf Pine Award, James H. Alford, has passed away. Alford, 70, passed away ...



Schools to make principal changes  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The Scotland County Board of Education approved 15 principal and administrative changes following a closed session on Monday. Among ...



Red Cross prepares for hundreds  Laurinburg Exchange

Katelin Gandee | Laurinburg Exchange The American Red Cross officially opened the doors to Scotland High School as a shelter on Thursday morning and ...



Harvell film on Skunk Works to debut  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Skunk Works. Very few remember or ever knew what those words referred to. But on Sunday, the city of Laurinburg will be front and center ...



Snow named Scotland girl's basketball coach  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — After experience coaching basketball at the 2A level, Mallarie Snow says she is ready for the adjustment moving up to the 4A basketball in ...



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