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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 ...



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 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 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…



More than 75 in shelter at Scotland High  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Dozens are taking advantage of the shelter at Scotland High put in place by the American Red Cross to ride out Hurricane Florence. More than ...



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..



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 ...



King and Queen  Laurinburg Exchange

Brandon Tester | The Laurinburg ExchangeScotland High School celebrated its 2018 Homecoming Week and the varsity football team took on Lumberton on ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Rotary Club hosts Oban, Scotland, students  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Murray Hamilton first came to America in 1998 as part of the annual student-exchange program between Scotland High School in Laurinburg ...



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…



Four Scotland alums head to Celebration Bowl  Laurinburg Exchange

GREENSBORO — Four former Scotland High School football players will make the trip with North Carolina A&T to the Celebration Bowl on Saturday at ...



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 ...



Fighting Scots homecoming parade  Laurinburg Exchange

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



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.



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 ...



Powering through the storm  Laurinburg Exchange

Scotland running back Joseph McKoy (2) lines up next to quarterback Tyler Barfield during a game earlier this season. McKoy said the Fighting Scots “wanted to ...



'We'll love this man forever'  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Courageous. Uplifting. Kind. Strong.Those words were echoed by those in attendance at Scotland High School's auditorium on Wednesday as ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Scotland High athletics to hold tryouts/practices  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland High School athletics will be holding tryouts and practices starting Monday.The schedule is as follows:FootballThe Fighting Scots ...



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…



Fighting Scots gear up for jamborees  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The Fighting Scots will compete in back-to-back jamborees next week — the BSN Sports Cumberland County Schools Football Jamboree and ...



Next 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…



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.



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…



Past and present HBCU football stars honored at hall of fame induction  The Undefeated

The Black College Hall of Fame welcomed the Class of 2019, six players and one legendary coach at a ceremony held at the College Football Hall of Fame in ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Scotland's basketball teams prepare for action  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Basketball season is here, and it's going to be an unusual one for Scotland.The Fighting Scots don't have access to the school's main gym…



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 ...



Welcome to Scotland  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — While school starts on Monday, Aug. 27 for students, teachers will already be two weeks into their year.Orientation for new teachers began ...



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 ...



SHS grads told to seek 'success, nothing less'  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG – Scotland High School's Class of 2018 was greeted by a bevy of applause as family and friends tried to pick out their graduate in a sea of ...



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 ...



Clear book bag policy at Scotland County schools  Spectrum News

SCOTLAND COUNTY, NC -- For the 2018-2019 school year, all students grades K-12 must have a clear book bag in one North Carolina county.



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…



Untitled  Laurinburg Exchange

Break-in. LAURINBURG — A resident of Perks Street reported to the police department Wednesday that someone had caused $200 damage by breaking a ...



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.



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 ...



Scotland loses a beloved community member  Laurinburg Exchange

Courtesy photo Keiko Fore and her older sister Michiko were at school when the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima in 1945. Fore was 12-years-old at the ...



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.



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 ...



School board talks safety  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Student safety was the topic of concern Monday when the the Scotland County School Board met as a committee Monday.At the monthly ...



Red Cross prepares for hundreds  Laurinburg Exchange

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



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.



McQueen, Thomas sign letters of intent  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The recruitment process is complete for Syheam McQueen and Tyshuon Thomas, two key contributors for Scotland's football program over the ...



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 ...



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 ...



Coach Richard Bailey Show kicks off new season  Laurinburg Exchange

Scotland High School football coach Richard Bailey previews the season during his radio show at Jerry's on Monday. Bailey said he is optimistic about the future ...



Still no vice-chair for BOE  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The vote for Scotland County Board of Education vice-chair is still at a standstill after Monday night's meeting.Like the first vote in December…



NAACP continues annual school supply giveaway  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Going on its 18th year, the NAACP is bringing back its annual “Back to School, Stay in School” event to make sure local students have the ...



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 ...



Florence rain forces Laurinburg residents to evacuate  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The Emergency Operations Center has all hands on deck Sunday morning as the rain continues to cause flooding and evacuations. Saturday ...



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.



‘Why not us?’: Scots aim for storybook ending  The Fayetteville Observer

LAURINBURG — Richard Bailey's book will feature "a few chapters” about the 2018 Scotland High School football team.The Scots' seventh-year head coach ...



Luquer, Dixon named Athletes of the Year  Laurinburg Exchange

Amber Hatten-Staley | Laurinburg Exchange Scotland High School seniors Kandon Luquer and Trey Dixon received the Female and Male Athlete of the Year ...



Principal candy cane  Laurinburg Exchange

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



Two Scots out for season with injuries  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The Scotland High School football team's Twitter account confirmed on Tuesday that starting quarterback Bruce Wall and linebacker Josh ...



Mistakes hurt Fighting Scots in loss to Bulldogs  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — For the first time since 2010, the Marlboro County football team earned a victory against Scotland.The Bulldogs capitalized on late mistakes by ...



Scotland schools to offer summer camps for STEM, CTE  Laurinburg Exchange

Amber Hatten-Staley | Laurinburg Exchange Scotland County Schools will be offering an eight-day Passport to STEM summer camp to rising fifth graders who ...



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 ...



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 ...



BOE chose experience over local  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The hiring of Eva DuBuisso of Raleigh as Scotland County School Board attorney by the Committee of the Whole wasn't unanimous, but each ...



Shooting kills Laurinburg man, suspect arrested  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Many in Scotland County woke Thursday to learn of a deadly shooting that happened Wednesday afternoon, but by afternoon Laurinburg ...



Scotland's AAU basketball  Laurinburg Exchange

Courtesy photo Scotland Hornets' AAU basketball players Morgan Thompson and Kabori Simons work on dribbling the ball with one hand during practice on ...



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.



Bell breaks Scotland quarterback rushing record  Laurinburg Exchange

Amber Hatten | Laurinburg Exchange Fighting Scots quarterback Warren Bell broke Scotland High School's single-game quarterback rushing record on Friday ...



'Rock This Town'  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A blast from the past filled the room at Scotch Meadows Country Club during the “Rock This Town” 1960s-style fundraiser sponsored by ...



Anchor convention focuses on service  Laurinburg Exchange

GREENSBORO —Members of the Scotland High School Anchor Club — Ali Andrews, Portia Driggers and Zariah Ocean — recently attended the Charter North ...



Teen finds voice through art  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — At the age of just 6 years old, a quiet boy began drawing and developed a skill that has painted at bright picture of what his future may hold.



School system elaborates on bookbag mandate  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Since making the decision last week to require students in all grades to carry clear bookbags beginning next month, the school system has ...



Consolidation behind schedule  Laurinburg Exchange

Amber Hatten-Staley | Laurinburg Exchange The three additions at Sycamore Lane Elementary School still had workers on site after 5 p.m. on Thursday.



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 ...



Schools to require clear backpacks in 2018-19  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland County school officials will implement increased safety measures across the district for the 2018-19 school year.The six board ...



Hurricane Florence local shelter update  Laurinburg Exchange

Director of Emergency Services Roylin Hammond announced that Scotland High school will open as shelter Thursday at 10 a.m..



Scotland teachers join thousands to rally for respect, pay  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A couple dozen Scotland County educators joined thousands of teachers at the state capital on Wednesday to lobby state lawmakers for better ...



Scots wrap spring practice  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — May showers put a damper on the Fighting Scots 10 days of Spring practice, which wrapped up on Friday.Scotland head coach Richard Bailey ...



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.



Man charged with DWI … for 13th time  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — A Laurinburg man has created a history of driving while intoxicated and getting his license revoked over the past 32 years. On Saturday…



Mother suspected in baby's death  Laurinburg Exchange

CHESTERFIELD, S.C. — The mother who reported that her baby was missing before the child was found dead, is a Scotland High School graduate.An Amber ...



Schools May Not Have To Make Up Any Days For Florence  WUNC

State lawmakers say they are drafting a bill to help schools deal with all the missed days they are having due to Hurricane Florence. Some schools in the.



Scots celebrate winter/spring seasons  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland High School hosted its annual combined winter and spring sports banquet Monday night, where coaches from 13 sports honored ...



Bowling teams strike right balance  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — In their first season the Scotland High School bowling teams advanced to the North Carolina High School state bowling championships last ...



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.



Scotland bowling teams aim for strikes  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — Scotland High School debuted its boys and girls bowling teams this winter season.In March, the Scotland County Schools Board of Education ...



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.



Edkins rolls to third in state  Laurinburg Exchange

LUMBERTON — Hunter Edkins, a senior at Scotland High School, took third place in the state on Friday in the statewide bowling tournament at Lumberton ...



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 ...



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.



Laurinburg honors senior care  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — As young students from Christ The Cornerstone Academy performed songs and recited Scriptures, their elderly audience smiled broadly and ...



Butler signs with Methodist University  Laurinburg Exchange

Amber Hatten-Staley | Laurinburg Exchange Scotland High School senior Anthony Butler signed with Methodist University on Wednesday to play college ...



Lady Scots softball gets rolling  Laurinburg Exchange

LAURINBURG — The Lady Scots softball team is searching for a new identity after back-to-back losing seasons.For the first time in 26 years the Lady Scots ...



Scotland HS Marching Band performs in Thanksgiving Day parade  wpde.com

The Scotland High School Marching Band performed Thursday at the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day parade. Watch the performance below:



Smith signs with Shaw  Laurinburg Exchange

Amber Hatten-Staley | Laurinburg Exchange Scotland High School senior Khalil Smith, center, signed to play football with Shaw University on Thursday.



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 ...



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