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Teenager charged with break-in, stealing Bible - - MAXTON — A teenager Maxton police believe has been involved in multiple break-ins was arrested this week along with one other person after he stole a jacket and a Bible, according to police Capt. Jamie Oxendine. - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Prospect Elementary alumni to gather in June - MAXTON — Prospect Elementary School classes of 1958 through 1967 are invited to a reunion on June 27 at Prospect United Methodist Church on Missouri Road in Maxton from 4 until 7 p.m. - Mon, 31 Mar 2014

The meetings are as follows: - MAXTON — Beverly Collins Hall, a candidate for state Senate District 13, which encompasses Robeson and Columbus counties, and Brenda Bullard, a candidate for the seat on the Robeson County Board of Commissioners representing District 6, have scheduled three joint Meet and Greet events. - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

Woods, Dial debate in race for District 4 - - MAXTON — During a debate that touched on term limits, stipends and job growth, county Commissioner Noah Woods touted his experience as an elected official, while his challenger Faline Locklear Dial stressed the need for new leadership — particularly a female voice. - Fri, 28 Mar 2014

Crimea: no more McDonald's or methadone after annexation - Russia's annexation of Crimea sees shutdown of fast-food chain and discontinuation of programme for drug users If people in Crimea were still wondering how much life might change following the Russian takeover of the peninsula, they now have an answer: no more McDonald's. The fast-food chain has announced it is closing its outlets in Crimea's main cities of Simferopol, Sevastopol and Yalta, due ... - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Kathleen Doering Harding - Kathleen Doering Harding, 82, passed away Monday, March 24, 2014, peacefully at her home on Sullivan Springs.Kathleen was born July 28, 1931, in Kalamazoo, Michigan to Anne Sullivan Doering and Maxton “Mac� Doering. - Thu, 03 Apr 2014

Second man wanted for murder of Fayetteville man arrested Saturday night - The second man wanted by police in the killing of a Fayetteville man three years ago was arrested Saturday night, according to an arrest report. - Sun, 23 Mar 2014

Tribe eyeing N.C. Indian Cultural Center land - PEMBROKE — Members of the Lumbee Tribal Council on Thursday killed plans of tribal administrators to immediately obtain a loan to purchase the N.C. Indian Cultural Center property near Maxton, claiming they were not kept up to date about where money is coming from to purchase the property. - Fri, 21 Mar 2014

Lumberton, NC - The two Democratic candidates for District 4, incumbent Noah Woods and challenger Faline Locklear Dial, will answer a moderator’s questions from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Prospect Elementary School’s gym. There will also be an opportunity for people to ask the candidates questions. - Tue, 25 Mar 2014

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Tribe seeks $100000 gift from county - The Robesonian - The tribe recently agreed to pay $351,000 for the 386 acres between Pembroke and Maxton on which the center is located. “The opportunities are endless when you begin to think of the outdoor activities that can be offered to our residents and visitors ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Teenager charged with break-in, stealing Bible - Laurinburg Exchange - MAXTON — A teenager Maxton police believe has been involved in multiple break-ins was arrested this week along with one other person after he stole a jacket and a Bible, according to police Capt. Jamie Oxendine. Jaron Locklear, 19, is accused of ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Kelso art 'a monstrosity' - The Southern Reporter - 'Kelsae', a 20-tonne cobble-shaped block from India, was lowered into The Square in February when Maxton sculptor Jake Harvey, who won Sainsbury's-funded £40,000 commission, started carving hand-written names of local places into it. The petition ... - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Community churches join in prayer for county's future - Laurinburg Exchange - At the park square, located at the intersection of South Main and West Church streets on Wednesday, 17 pastors and members of various Scotland County and Maxton churches joined hands Wednesday to pray and honor the Prayer on the Square's second ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Greene's recruiting journey ends at Belhaven - St.Pauls Review - ... Catawba late in the recruiting season, Greene pushed Belhaven to the forefront after Coltharp was intrigued by a text message from Mumme — who Coltharp had met through former Lumberton coach Joe Salas — requesting more info on the Maxton native. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Remembering Pinckney King Holmes, 76, pondered the universe, cooked ... - - ... Alana Tice Holmes; sons, Pinckney King Holmes, Jr. and Richard Barclay Holmes (Kelly); daughter, Nina Holmes Carpenter; half-sisters, Helen Holmes Terry, of Naples, Fla. and Dorothy Holmes Baggett, of Fredericksburg, Va.; grandchildren, Maxton and ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Scotland County sheriff's deputies employment records seized - Fayetteville Observer - The initial arrangement was for deputies to be paid $30 per hour for off-duty work at Gryphon, a warfare training company located at the Laurinburg-Maxton Airport. Deputies were required to pay $5 per hour of that money to the Sheriff's Office at or ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

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