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  1. Headteacher sacked after school trip drinking fights for futureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    A FORMER headteacher has admitted to drinking eight glasses of wine on a school trip before having "improper contact" with pupils. Mrs Rew, who was sacked from her A 74,000-a-year post at Arbroath High School over the incident, admitted the charges at the General Teaching Council for Scotland in Edinburgh yesterday.

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  2. Cash boost from new A 50,000 fund for Dumfriesshire's young medal hopefulsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Celebrating the launch of the A 50,000 Welcome to Langholm Future Champions Awards are : Ryan McCormack, Carly Blaikie, Shelby Watson, Beth Jardine and Nicole Proudfoot. The financial assistance scheme will operate over the next five years, offering support to people aged 10-21 in Annandale and Eskdale.

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  3. Headteacher sacked after school trip drinking fights for futureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    A FORMER headteacher has admitted to drinking eight glasses of wine on a school trip before having "improper contact" with pupils. Mrs Rew, who was sacked from her A 74,000-a-year post at Arbroath High School over the incident, admitted the charges at the General Teaching Council for Scotland in Edinburgh yesterday.

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  4. Father David completes his Dumfriesshire walking mission between parishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | The Daily Record

    Dumfriesshire priest Father David Borland completed a 17-mile walk between St Columba's and St Andrew's RC churches at the weekend. He was accompanied for sections of the route by parishioners.

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  5. With seven wins for - Frontline,' PBS tops TV networks in News & Documentary EmmysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Current

    Frontline led national news programs honored at Wednesday night's Emmy presentation in New York City, winning seven statuettes - half of the 14 News and Documentary Emmys credited to PBS. My Brother's Bomber , a three-part Frontline series looking into unresolved questions about the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, won two News and Documentary Emmys.

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  6. Funeral arrangements planned for Roy Rowan, Greenwich journalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | New Canaan News-Review

    ... he wrote in a book on fishing. Rowan also wrote about organized crime, the bombing of Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, management skills and his battles with cancer. A memoir, "Never Too Late: A 90-Year-Old's Pursuit of a Whirlwind Life" came ...

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  7. Hues Productions Launches Fundraising Campaign for Groundbreaking Dance Performance, Holding onRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Hues Productions is creating a dance performance that will explore grief in two parts. Check out the video below, which give you an inside look at the piece: In Act One, the production will begin with those honoured in the sculpture called "The Dark Elegy" by Suse Lowenstein, She is the mother of one of the passengers, a Student returning from Study abroad program through Syracuse University , killed in the skies over Lockerbie, Scotland, in 1988.

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  8. This Mass Murder Mystery Has Terrorism, Spies, Palestinians, Stasi and the FBIRead the original story

    Friday Sep 16 | The New York Observer

    ... later, when Khreesat was a suspect in the bombing of Pam Am Flight 103, which was blown apart over Lockerbie, Scotland on December 21, 1988, killing 270 people, did Swiss authorities seem to acknowledge that Khreesat had a hand in the downing of ...

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  9. Lockerbie company brewing up for Rebecca at fundraising coffee morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | The Daily Record

    Staff at Robinsons in Lockerbie are holding a coffee morning on Saturday for Macmillan in memory of colleague Rebecca Cloy. When their friend and colleague Rebecca Cloy died from cancer aged just 27, staff at Robinsons Ltd in Lockerbie were devastated.

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  10. Glen Rock pays tribute to 9/11 and Pan Am Flight 103 victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Jean Stewart attended the Day of Remembrance in Glen Rock to observe the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 World Trade Center attack. In addition to honoring the 11 borough residents who perished that day, the throng estimated at well over 400 remembered Glen Rock residents previously lost in the 1988 terrorist attack on Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland - commemorated adjacent to the 9/11 memorial at Veterans Park.

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  11. The man who fell from the skySep. 12, 2016, 9:6 Am AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 12 | Trinadad Express

    ... point, they had 38 minutes to live. The aircraft reached cruising altitude six miles above the town of Lockerbie, Scotland when the bomb exploded in the cargo compartment at the front of the plane. The nose and cockpit peeled away. Passengers would ...

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  12. The man who fell from the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 11 | Trinadad Express

    ... point, they had 38 minutes to live. The aircraft reached cruising altitude six miles above the town of Lockerbie, Scotland when the bomb exploded in the cargo compartment at the front of the plane. The nose and cockpit peeled away. Passengers would ...

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  13. Franklin Lakes residents recall relatives lost on 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 11 | NorthJersey.com

    ... A fourth resident, Alexia Tsairis, who was killed in the terrorist bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland on December 21, 1988, was also commemorated at the ceremony. All four residents' names are engraved in a rock that sits at the ...

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  14. Sept. 11 Remembered: Editorial - Dealing with infamyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 11 | Canada.com

    ... campaigns of violence. Surely we have not forgotten the terrorist bombing of Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988. Surely we remember the 96 killed by a Hezbollah bomb attack on a Jewish community building in Buenos Aires in 1992. How ...

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  15. Dumfriesshire Ann's frock shock at community honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | The Daily Record

    If Ann Lockerbie had known she'd be guest of honour at an event in Carrutherstown Hall last week, she wouldn't have turned up with her pinny on. Instead, she found herself the centre of celebrations to mark her outstanding contribution to life in the close-knit village.

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  16. Long walk before new placement for Dumfriesshire's Father DavidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 2 | The Daily Record

    Best foot forward for Father David from St Andrew's RC Church in Dumfries and St Columba's RC in Annan on a sponsored walk before he leaves for a new ministry in Ayr. And once he's finished the 17-mile walk between his two parishes of St Andrew's , in Dumfries, and St Columba's, in Annan, he'll be packing his bags for a permanent move to Ayrshire.

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  17. Dumfriesshire diamond couple enjoy their royal message for 60th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 2 | The Daily Record

    Devoted couple Norrie and Nessie Cook were full of diamond smiles on Tuesday when they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. A royal message of congratulations from the Queen was presented by Dumfriesshire's Deputy Lieutenant Alasdair Houston at their home at Pathhead, St Mungo near Lockerbie.

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  18. Breaking back of bracken needs brains and brawnRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 31 | Scotsman.com

    It has been estimated that the area of Scotland covered by bracken has increased by 25 per cent in the past decade and many hillsides and remote areas of the country are now dominated by the aggressive fern. Dealing with the bracken problem, Scottish Land & Estates and a commercial firm Oakland Biofuels are putting on a series of demonstrations where the fern is not only controlled but it is turned into fuel - either liquid biofuels or biomass pellets.

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  19. Dumfries and Galloway youngster proves to be star of the region's ride-outsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 30 | The Daily Record

    This year, six-year-old Tara Kane has collected rosettes from Lockerbie, Dumfries, Annan, Kelso and Sanquhar and she's looking forward to adding to her impressive collection when she takes part in events at Selkirk and Edinburgh. Tara Kane from Eastriggs with just some of the rosettes and cups she has won this year across the region and beyond This year, the six-year-old has collected rosettes from Lockerbie, Dumfries, Annan, Kelso and Sanquhar and she's looking forward to adding to her impressive collection when she takes part in events at Selkirk and Edinburgh.

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  20. Dumfries meningitis campaigner hails new diagnosis test "major...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 30 | The Daily Record

    Scientists announced the discovery last week, which could help diagnose bacterial meningitis and sepsis in minutes, and believe it could be available on the NHS within five years. Michael Pattie described the rapid pin prick test , developed by a team at London's Imperial College, as a "fantastic step forward" in the fight against the deadly disease.

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