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Jul. 22, 2014 @ 06:52 PM

Ellmers highlights jobs, health care and education in bid for third term

Congresswoman Renee Ellmers had no intention of running for office when she first began speaking out against the Affordable Care Act at public events.

Jul. 22, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Church reaches out to military members with prayer breakfasts

The Rev. Calvin Sayles knows a thing or two about what it means to be a Christian in the military.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Suspect at large in murder of Carolina Trace employee

Police in Spring Lake are looking for a Fayetteville man in a weekend shooting death of a Carolina Trace employee.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 12:01 AM

Proposed CCCC bonds debated

One Lee County commissioner still has some serious concerns regarding the four Central Carolina Community College bonds, totaling $23 million dollars, under consideration by the county.


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Jul. 22, 2014 @ 04:08 PM

McEachin finishes Jacket career as an all-star

Lee County's Dewaun McEachin was one of 20 of the top senior basketball players in the state to get one more game to their high school career

Jul. 21, 2014 @ 05:21 PM

Hornets F Williams returning to Tar Heel state

Marvin Williams feels like he's coming home.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 07:44 AM

ACC riding wave of buzz from FSU's title, Winston

It's been a while since the Atlantic Coast Conference entered a season with this much buzz.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 05:25 PM

FSU, Miami picked to win ACC divisions

Defending national champion Florida State and Miami are the favorites to win their Atlantic Coast Conference divisions.


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Jul. 22, 2014 @ 04:04 PM

Divine dining: PapaNonnie breakfast muffins are perfect for hungry tummies

My parents have their usually peaceful abode invaded a few times a year.

Jul. 22, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Church reaches out to military members with prayer breakfasts

The Rev. Calvin Sayles knows a thing or two about what it means to be a Christian in the military.


Jul. 20, 2014 @ 05:00 PM

Lett's Set A Spell

“Rise and shine!” Daddy (Bud Lett) yelled at the top of his lungs as he entered my bedroom before the crack of dawn, before the rooster had even crowed.


Jul. 20, 2014 @ 02:00 PM

Club News

SAN-LEE SUNRISE ROTARY

President Andy Manhardt opened the July 14 meeting of the San-Lee Sunrise Rotary with the Quote of the Day: “Life changes fast. Life changes in the instant. You sit down to dinner and life as you know it ends.” — Joan Didion.


Opinion View All »

Jul. 20, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Thumbs up and down

THUMBS UP: Public debate


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

EDITORIAL: Fire did not destroy spirit of Dairy Bar

Every community has its treasures — which in Sanford certainly includes businesses.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

LETTER: More than a restaurant

To the Editor:

Dictionary.com defines the words restaurant and friendship as follows: