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The new www.saynotopuppydealers.co.uk website has the backing of the Scottish Government, Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home, the RSPCA, Battersea Dogs trusts, Trading Standards Scotland, the Blue Cross, OneKind, the British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) and the University of ...
Questioned several times on evidence Universal Credit has pushed people into debt and led to rising food bank use in Scotland, Ms McVey argued in many cases the debt is historical. She said she did not agree that people could be worse off, claiming the entire package had to be considered including ...

Diageo now plans a tie-up with Scottish Enterprise and VisitScotland to promote Scotch and Scotland to potential visitors around the world. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said: “This significant investment will not only help attract more tourists to Scotland, offering world-class visitor experiences, but it also ...
Hoke and Scotland counties are under a Flash Flood Warning until 11 p.m. .@DukeEnergy @NCPublicSafety is monitoring the possible threat of severe #ncwx and will deploy resources to affected areas, along with first responders. If #DukeEnergy customers experience an outage, they can text OUT to ...
Multiple fire departments respond to salvage yard fire in Scotland County ... A salvage yard is on fire Dixie Guano Road near the Highway 74 Bypass in East Laurinburg, according to officials with Scotland County Emergency Department. ... We've called the Scotland County Fire Department to learn more information.
Shall the Board of Education of the Schuyler County R-1 School District, Missouri, without an estimated increase in the current debt service property tax levy, borrow money in the amount of one million five hundred thousand dollars ($1,500,000) for the purpose of providing funds for the site development, ...

LAURINBURG — The Scotland County Board of Commissioners voted Monday night to transfer the control of a revolving loan fund to the Scotland county Economic Development ... A regional plan combines the plans of counties and municipalities in a given region into a one plan based on shared risks.
The New Jersey based foundation is a non-profit dedicated to health and has scored Scotland County's overall health at 99 out of North Carolina's 100 counties for overall health statistics. This is the foundation's eighth study. Information for the report was gathered by the University of Wisconsin Population ...
Skipper John Barclay has warned Scotland to beware an Italian backlash as Conor O'Shea's men look to avoid a NatWest 6 Nations whitewash. The Azzurri have suffered a torturous campaign so far, shipping 23 tries on their way to four painful drubbings. Saturday's campaign closer in Rome offers Italy ...
Pitt County made several improvements to its rankings this year among North Carolina counties for certain population health conditions, but also revealed ... The five counties in the poorest health, starting with least healthy, are Robeson County, Scotland County, Vance County, Edgecombe County, and ...
LAURINBURG — The pastors of the Scotland County Ministerial Alliance have put together a series of events for Holy Week. The Alliance has arranged seven services which will be hosted at a different church each day. Holy Week is the last week of Lent and is recognized as the last week of Jesus' life up ...
Balancing $46 million over multiple funds with restrictions and requirements set by State and Federal government even before the demands of the community takes up much of my spring. Yes it is every bit as glamorous as it sounds. The math is simple. Match over 1,200 expenses to over 200 revenues and ...
It will be held at the Scotland County Memorial Library at 5:30 p.m.. The event will include work by Gilbert-Chappell Distinguished Poet Beth Copeland and Camryn Massey, a 15-year-old sophomore. The North Carolina Poetry Society's Gilbert-Chappell Distinguished Poet Series brings together poets and ...
Katelin Gandee | Laurinburg Exchange Scotland High School students who helped make the See Something, Say Something video from left are senior Trey Dixon, senior Tyler Sellars, sophomore Haniya Locklear, junior, Alli Andrews, senior Jason Kang, junior Hunter Hedkings, and senior Annya Davis.
Even the wee ones can enjoy celebrating St. Patrick's Day, by listening to Celtic Stories with storyteller Rebecca Martin. Travel with princesses, fairies, and dragons as Martin take listeners through the hills of Ireland and Scotland. The free program for kids ages 4 and up takes place 2-3 p.m. Saturday, March ...
Speaking at a fringe event hosted by the Scottish Labour for the Single Market campaign, Mr Murray said: “I'm disappointed that the Labour party is not making this argument – immigration is good for the United Kingdom and Scotland and we have to be brave enough to stand up and make that point.
She spoke of recent actions by the Scottish Government and Parliament to boost gender equality, including the passing of the Gender Representation on Public Boards Bill, which requires public sector bodies to ensure that at least half of non-executive board members are female, and the passing of the ...

LAURINBURG — Terence Williams announced on Thursday that he will no longer be a candidate for a seat on the Scotland County Board of Commissioners. Williams said a new business venture may consume the time needed to run or to serve if elected. “The decision to drop out of the race for county ...
LAURINBURG – A group of local ministers have formed a movement to bring unity to the county and understanding to local congregations. Ministers and representatives from 14 local churches met at Westminster Presbyterian Church last week to examine ways that churches could work together. They are ...
Funeral services took place Wednesday in the gym at Purnell Swett High School for 24-year-old Scotland County Sheriff Deputy Alexis “Thunder” Eagle Locklear. Locklear was killed in a car crash last Thursday night while heading to help a fellow deputy involved in a high speed chase on Old Wire Road ...
LAURINBURG, N.C. – Friends and family of a fallen Scotland County sheriff's deputy gathered Tuesday evening to pay their respects. A visitation for 23-year-old Alexis “Thunder” Eagle Locklear was held at the Stewartsville Baptist Church in Laurinburg. Funeral services for Locklear will begin at 3 p.m. ...
Scotland County, N.C. — A Scotland County deputy was killed Thursday night in a crash while he was en route to help another deputy, according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol. Alexis Locklear, 24, was driving down Old Wire Road, west of Wagram, at about 7:20 p.m. when he crashed.
Locklear became a full time sworn deputy with the Scotland County Sheriff's Office on May 16, 2017, according to Sheriff Kersey. He was assigned to the Patrol Division, Shift C. He graduated from Robeson Community College Basic Law Enforcement Training on May 4, 2017, in Lumberton, North Carolina, ...
MEMPHIS, Mo.-- The Scotland County baseball team earned its first victory with a 7-2 victory over North Shelby, giving Rod Sears his first victory as the Tigers' coach. The Tigers are now 1-2. No other information was available at press time.
BrewDog has announced plans to open the “world's first” craft beer hotel in Scotland next year. The Aberdeenshire-based brewery's project comes as part of an expansion at its headquarters in Ellon. Plans had been put forward to open the DogHouse in America, but new land bought by the company has ...
The mortality rate at Scotland's hospitals has fallen by more than 10% since 2014, new figures show. The Scottish Government said there were 7,800 fewer deaths between January and March 2014 and July and September 2017, a drop of 10.6%. The latest figures show there were 6,084 deaths within 30 ...
Scottish Government ministers have warned time is running out to reach a deal with the UK over key Brexit legislation. Brexit Secretary David Davis is due to host talks in London on Thursday in a bid to resolve the stalemate between Holyrood and Westminster over the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill.
The midfielder's X-rated dressing room stunt was filmed by team-mates in a nine-second clip. He faces rap from club chiefs after it emerged online. Exclusive. By Graham Mann. 20th February 2018, 12:44 am. Updated: 20th February 2018, 8:12 am. FOOTIE star Michael Gardyne faces being carpeted by Ross County chiefs ...
The Scotland County Board of Education in October identified the site — halfway between South Scotland and I. Ellis Johnson Elementary schools — as the location for the new elementary school. The Laurinburg Planning Board voted to recommend the rezoning request in a 4 to 2 vote in January.
LAURINBURG- Only one candidate filed on Monday, marking the the first full week of the filing period, according to the Scotland County Board of Elections. Incumbent Summer Woodside filed Monday for an at-large seat on the school board. Woodside was elected as chairman of the board in January.
A Memphis motorist was injured in a one-car crash at 10:25 a.m. Saturday in Scotland County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol said Beau M. Becraft, 29, was driving a 2004 Buick LeSabre south on Mo. 15, a half mile north of Memphis, when he lost control, ran off the right side of the road and struck an ...
Helen Probst Mills, a Democrat, filed her candidacy on Monday in Moore County for the District 25 Senate seat. District 25 comprises Moore, Richmond, Scotland and Anson counties — or should, once all the legal wrangling over redistricting is out of the way. Mills grew up a daughter to a single mother and ...
LAURINBURG- The new chair of the Laurinburg/Scotland County Chamber of Commerce said he is humbled by his new opportunity. Matt Pracht took over the leaders of chamber 's board at the 79th annual awards dinner on Jan. 25. He replaces former chamber chairman John Ferguson. “I'm very honored ...
“There is absolutely nothing Scottish about it. A very sad outcome.” Brighter Brora secretary Kathleen Cunningham said: “It's way too strident and in no way reflects the atmosphere of Sutherland landscapes. “How about green, or purple for heather, or blue?” Retired primary school teacher Sheila Robertson ...
Family of Scotland County 4-year-old prays for strength to get through tragedy. by Tonya Brown. Raul Gonzales Johnson's family and friends gathered at Good News Chapel on Monday, praying for strength to get them through the loss of their little boy. (WPDE). AA. Scotland County, S.C. (WPDE) —. Raul Gonzales ...
Shouts of "police" ring out before the battering ram brings down the door. It is 7.30am in Aberdeen and CID officers are carrying out drugs raids. The suspects are allegedly involved in the practice of 'cuckooing', where gangs based in England take over the lives and properties of vulnerable people in Scottish towns and ...
A body found in a pond off Crestline Drive in Scotland County has been officially identified as four-year-old Raul Gonzales Johnson, according to Scotland County Sheriff Ralph Kersey. Kersey said the medical report shows Johnson's cause of death was drowning. The Chief Office of the N.C. Medical Examiner said the ...
Laurinburg, N.C. — Scotland County is coming together Monday night to say goodbye to 4-year-old Raul Gonzalez Johnson. Community members are expected to gather for a candlelight vigil to remember Raul, who was reported missing by his family after he walked away from his home Wednesday ...
Scotland County's Jace Morrow has the ball stolen by Marion County's Sheldon Whetstone during a game in Philadelphia, Mo., on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. ... Will Fromm led the Scotland County boys basketball team with 24 points in a 65-34 victory over Marion County on Monday. Scotland County (9-7) ...
"Our hearts go out to the family and community of Scotland County." The FBI was waiting for a county medical examiner to confirm that the body is Raul and to determine a cause of death. Raul was reported missing Wednesday after he wandered away from his home where he was being watched by his ...
Raeford, N.C. — Hoke County improved its conference record to 9-0 with a 68-64 win over Scotland County on Friday night. The game started out fast. Neither team could separate from the other as both teams shot the ball well in the first quarter. Hoke County used a three-pointer at the buzzer to take a ...
Laurinburg, N.C. — About 150 search and rescue officials on Saturday scoured part of Scotland County where a 4-year-old boy went missing Wednesday as the FBI joins the effort near the child's home. Authorities will cover the area and drain a nearby pond as the search for Raul Gonzalez Johnson ...
BENNETTSVILLE, SC (WBTW) - The Pee Dee and Border Belt may see about one inch of snow Wednesday. NCDOT officials say four trucks sprayed brine or salt water onto the main highways in Scotland county starting early Tuesday morning. If about one inch of snow falls Wednesday morning, crews ...
Scotland County Sheriff Ralph Kersey performed one of his favorite songs as a dedication to the family. Kersey said the song is about faith and he wanted Raul's family to know that faith will get them through this tough situation. Some of Raul's teachers and fellow classmates at his preschool he attended came out to the vigil.
"She's holding up pretty. I guess when you've got a lot of other children you've got to be strong for them, " said Barrow. Barrow said Raul's death is a great tragedy, but feels like it's brought the Scotland County community together. "I guess the whole community just kind of feels close to him. Even if you didn't know him.
An Amber Alert has been issued for Raul Johnson, a missing 4-year-old Scotland County boy. Raul is described as Indian, approximately 3 feet tall, weighing 38 pounds. He has black hair, and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a white-and-orange tiger-striped shirt with tigers on it and white pants with ...
Winston-Salem, N.C. — Harding University High School held off Scotland County Saturday night, 30-22, to claim the N.C. High School Athletic Association 4A state title in Winston-Salem at BB&T Field, Harding's first state championship since 1953. Scotland County v Harding University - 4A NCHSAA 4 AA ...
“It is doubtful if anyone was a more vocal and positive advocate for Laurinburg and Scotland County than Fred Fox,” Beacham McDougald said on Fox's Facebook page. “His passing leaves us a legacy to remember and reflect upon.” Colorfully outspoken, Fox served as a radio announcer and news director ...
Marlboro County, S.C. (WPDE) — Jamal Easterling, 23, and Jacobia Thompson, 24, who were wanted in connection with shooting a man last month at Gibson Village Apartments in the Gibson area of Scotland County have been arrested, according to Scotland County Captain Earl Haywood. The man was ...
With state championship Saturday fast approaching, it's time to look inside the numbers for several local teams: Tarboro, Scotland County and Wake Forest. Tarboro will tangle with the Mount Airy Granite Bears at 4 p.m. from Carter-Finley Stadium at NC State in a battle of the undefeated. The Vikings are in ...


 

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