Exchange program built bond

Exchange program built bond

It was 1988 and Dr. Thomas Benson of St. Andrews University left on a mission. The coming year - 1989 would mark the 250th anniversary of the first sh...

July 6th, 2017 updated: July 6th, 2017. |  


Supporting children who worry

Supporting children who worry

Anxiety is a normal part of everyone’s life as it is a natural body response to danger or fear. For example, if a child sees a rattlesnake on th...

July 4th, 2017 |  


First Footers share common experience

First Footers share common experience

It was late summer of 1967 and the new Scotland High School was about to open its doors and consolidate many of the other high schools in Scotland Cou...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Unmaskthe falsecourage

Unmaskthe falsecourage

This past February when the right-wing writer Milo Yiannopoulos was scheduled to speak at the University of California, Berkeley, hundreds of proteste...

June 28th, 2017 |  


Scotland provides ‘sense of family’

Scotland provides ‘sense of family’

Despite where we may travel and where we may end up, our roots often stay firmly planted in the land we call home…even if that land is not our h...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Opening door of opportunities

Opening door of opportunities

By the time the tassels are turned at the completion of Scotland High School’s graduation on Saturday, over 400 Scotland County students will ha...

June 20th, 2017 |  


WWII base lives on as GOP building

WWII base lives on as GOP building

Most local residents are aware of Scotland County’s contribution to WWII and how a quiet little Southern community helped provide glider pilots ...

June 8th, 2017 |  


Men’s Health Month

Men’s Health Month

Do you think there aren’t health disparities between men and women? Think again!Men die five years younger than women, on average, and at higher...

June 6th, 2017 |  


UNCP helping transform the region

UNCP helping transform the region

There is much to celebrate at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. Even as the academic year ends, UNCP continues to have a transformational ...

June 1st, 2017 |  


Mueller pick the right move

We applaud the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate the ties between the Trump campaign and White House...

May 26th, 2017 |