Features

Feb. 15, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Bible speaks: In God we trust

“Do not trust in princes, in mortal man in whom there is no salvation.” Psalm 146:3


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Births from Feb. 1-6


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 02:40 PM

Marriage licenses from Jan. 28-Feb. 9

Marriage licenses issued recently by the Lee County Register of Deeds include:


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 01:00 PM

Club news



Feb. 13, 2015 @ 09:21 PM

Central Carolina People @ Work: Michael James

Michael James is a management fellow at the Lee County Government. His hometown is Mills River.


Feb. 13, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

N.C. Symphony to perform Beethoven’s 7th Symphony in Sanford

Associate Conductor David Glover will lead the N.C. Symphony in a performance of Beethoven’s 7th Symphony


Feb. 13, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Movie review: Bawdy bore: ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ is 50 shades of dull

"Don’t forget your safe words,” Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) tells Anastasia “Ana’ Steele (Dakota Johnson) before the tamest bondage montage this side of a Miley Cyrus video.




Feb. 11, 2015 @ 05:04 AM

Garden Guide: Time to plan your vegetable garden

At no other time does homegrown, fresh produce seem less available than in the dead of the winter. Grab your imagination and your appetite — now’s a great time to plan your garden for the coming year.


Feb. 11, 2015 @ 05:03 AM

On the Record: Train names '80s band in ‘Hey Soul Sister’

Q: In the song “Hey Soul Sister” by Train, there’s a line about “Mister Mister on the radio.” Is that the name of a band, or does it mean something else?


Feb. 11, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Enrichment Center calendar

Boomer, Senior, Family Caregiver and Veteran events for the week of Feb. 11-17:



Feb. 11, 2015 @ 04:55 AM

Faces and Places: Meals on Wheels


Feb. 10, 2015 @ 05:23 PM

Divine Dining: Sage Brown Butter Mac ‘n’ Cheese with Pancetta will make you swoon

There is simply nothing as romantic as macaroni and cheese. It just doesn’t get better than a creamy white cheese sauce married with perfectly cooked pasta.



Feb. 08, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Lett's Set a Spell: REBIRTH present to my readers: Write down to your soul

Today is another REBIRTH. I was born in 1950, so I am officially an “elder”… supposedly filled with sage advice! HA!


Feb. 08, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Six debutantes to debut at ball

Six young women will be presented at the Sanford Cotillion Club's 52nd Debutante Presentation Ball on June 6, which will be held in the ballroom of the Sanford Elks Club. Co-chairwomen for the ball are Mrs. Jeffrey Ray Norris and Mrs. Christopher Bruce Slate.


Feb. 08, 2015 @ 02:36 PM

Births


Feb. 08, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Bible speaks: Two and One

“Enter by the narrow gate, for the gate is wide and the way is broad that leads to destruction…” Matt. 7:13


Feb. 08, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Paper Pulpit: Marriage doesn’t have to end in divorce

An elderly lady tottered into a lawyer’s office and asked for help in arranging a divorce. The lawyer simply could not believe what he had heard. “Tell me,” he said, “How old are you?”


Feb. 07, 2015 @ 05:00 PM

Doctor's Orders: Cardiac rehabilitation

Think you’re too old for cardiac rehabilitation? Think again. Think cardiac rehabilitation is only for men who have had a heart attack? Think again.


Feb. 07, 2015 @ 02:33 PM

Garden Guide: Time to plan your vegetable garden

At no other time does homegrown, fresh produce seem less available than in the dead of the winter. Grab your imagination and your appetite, now’s a great time to plan your garden for the coming year.