Every public elementary school in Lee County is over capacity, so district leaders want to build a new school.
This week, we Take 5 with Dr. Andy Bryan, who became Superintendent of Lee County Schools on July 1. Previously, he had been associate superintendent in Lee County.
In a scenic corner of Sanford Thursday, a group of children and accompanying grown-ups were captivated by a tale of a friendly tractor and his calf companion.
Parents of school-age children from around the area will have the chance tonight to learn more about new scholarships for their students to attend private school or get therapy for special needs.
On Wednesday, Oct. 2, the Confucius Classroom at Central Carolina Community College will host an ensemble of the China National Orchestra, China’s leading traditional folk music performance group.
Given the issues Lee County Schools and the Lee County government are having with changes to lottery funding at the state level, one local politician says he wishes people had just listened to him — or at least his idea for the lottery — a decade ago.
Lee County's two older middle schools have decades-old heating and air conditioning systems, which the district has been looking to replace for years. But due to changes in the state lottery, that may not happen any time soon.
Students and teachers in Lee County's public schools are settling into their routines by now, about a month into the new school year, but they're likely still seeing some new faces around campus.
To have a good chance at graduating high school, students needs to be able to read proficiently by third grade — and to do that, experts said at a local gathering Wednesday, students need education even before entering kindergarten.
Central Carolina Community College continues to expand its Healthcare programs to keep pace with the area’s growing need for healthcare providers.
If a public-private fundraising campaign goes according to plan, every traditional public high school in Lee, Chatham and Harnett counties will have a new guidance counselor next year dedicated solely to helping students take free college classes.
Chatham County Schools has a new superintendent, and now, it's also looking for a new image.
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory and others spoke Thursday about the importance of the newly christened Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine to rural communities that lack doctors — a gap the school aims to fill.
Lee County Schools will receive about $58,000 to teach children in grades 4-6 good life choices thanks to $800,000 the federal government gave North Carolina recently — an unexpected extension of an existing grant — to ramp up abstinence education in rural areas.
N.C. Sen. Ronald Rabin visited Central Carolina Community College’s Lee County Campus this week and said liked what he saw in the educational and support opportunities available to military veterans.
The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is set to request $342,204 from the Lee County Board of Commissioners and the Lee County Board of Education Monday night to fund the School Resource Officer Program.
The fair may be mostly fun and games, but there's some learning that goes on, too.
East Lee Middle School has relied on the same heating and air conditioning system for the last 35 years, and although school board members say they want to replace it, they also delayed those efforts somewhat on Tuesday.
The hosts of Saturday night's Second Chance Prom were shy of their fundraising target at the end of the night, but ultimately, they said they had fun while also helping local students.
In their first official meeting of the school year, the four high school principals in Lee County Schools gathered with other educators and school board members Wednesday to report on how their first week went.
Moore County Schools’ Digital Learning Transformation has received a major boost with the completion of an upgraded network system that increases the district’s digital bandwidth tenfold.
State-level progressive and pro-teacher groups held a press conference this week to criticize raises for two young, relatively inexperienced executive branch workers as hypocritical and politically motivated — and some local teachers were also up in arms about the developing issue.
This week, we Take 5 with Heather Little, the executive director of Communities In Schools of Lee County, about CIS.
Most of Lee County's public schools had their first day of class Monday.