Jersey Mike’s Boxing, a boxing gym in Sanford, will close its doors Friday after a yearlong financial struggle.
Assault on a female, legally defined as a male 18 years of age or older physically assaulting a female, is a class A1 misdemeanor in North Carolina, the most serious criminal offense below a felony.
Temple Theatre will go forward with a meet-and-greet event for local candidates for elected office before today’s 7 p.m. showing of “Dracula.” But legal questions will prevent the venue from offering two free show tickets to hopefuls who attend.
Two Asheboro residents have been charged in the Aug. 23 murder of a Seagrove potter, according to the Moore County Sheriff’s office.
Southern Lee's soccer season, despite a 16-match winning streak during it and a 12-0-0 run to the Cape Fear Valley season title, was less than nine minutes from being over in the first round of the state tournament Wednesday night.
Chances are, if you do your fair share of trail running, you’ve heard the term "dirtbag" used more often as of late. Maybe you’ve been asked if you were a dirtbag? Maybe you are a dirtbag.
Northwood (7-2, 3-2) at Chapel Hill (7-2, 3-2) - 7 p.m.
Last season - Northwood 31, Chapel Hill 24
Lee County's volleyball team was 25-1 heading into its state semifinal match on Tuesday evening. The Lady Yellow Jackets played well. It was perhaps among one of the best matches they'd played this season and clearly with the most emotion of any.
There are days that the calling of a pastor is a difficult thing to bear: watching people you care for suffer, seeing the world become increasingly divided and trying to bring a little light in what seems like overwhelming darkness.
The chill in the air has many looking at their tomato plants, and all of that green fruit hanging from them, and wondering if they’ll have enough time to ripen. Luckily, there is no frost in the forecast, and we’re supposed to get warm weather again, so you may have a bit more time. But, our first frost will be upon us soon enough.
How many of you remember the Crosby, Stills and Nash song, “Teach Your Children Well”? OK, I must admit that song was a little before my time, but I do remember Whitney Houston echoing these same sentiments in her composition, “The Greatest Love of All.”
Q: My wife and I were flipping through the TV channels recently and came across an old episode of “Barney Miller.” We both are wondering who played the distinctive bass line on the “Barney Miller” theme?
The seats: Four district seats on the Lee County Board of Commissioners; four-year terms.
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