Features

Jun. 29, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

The Paper Pulpit

The freedom born in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776 finds unique expression in a document we call the Declaration of Independence.


Jun. 28, 2014 @ 07:30 PM

Births

• Olivia Paisley Puryear, born May 13, daughter of Jordan Christopher Puryear and Jessica Nicole Marsh of Sanford. (FirstHealth)


Jun. 28, 2014 @ 06:30 PM

Marriage licenses

JUNE 16

• Danny Lee James, 55, of Sanford and Melissa Rose Yunker Coombs, 37, of Sanford.
 


Jun. 28, 2014 @ 05:30 PM

Reunions

LEE COUNTY SENIOR HIGH CLASS OF 2004

The Lee County Senior High Class of 2004 will have its 10-year class reunion on Oct. 4 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center. Singles tickets are $35 and couples tickets are $60. Please visit www.LCHS2004.com to view more information and purchase tickets online. Please email any questions to lcshclass2004@gmail.com. For updates, see the class Facebook page — Lee County Senior High Class of “04”.
 


Jun. 27, 2014 @ 05:07 PM

Central Carolina People@Work — Crystal Rhodes

NAME: Crystal Leigh Rhodes

FAMILY: Father, Donnie Rhodes; mother DeeAnna Strickland; children Aubrey, Casady and Joseph; and my wonderful fiance, Robert Case   


Jun. 27, 2014 @ 02:02 PM

Church News

BEAVER CREEK BAPTIST

Sunday at 11 a.m. service, Dr. Darrin Moore will present the sermon “The Outreach of Faith: The Christian Life” Philippians 3:3. Address: 2280 Nicholson Road, Cameron.
 


Jun. 26, 2014 @ 03:28 PM

From CCCC to the Ivy League

Lauren Hill had her hands in the dirt a lot while earning her Associate in Applied Science in Sustainable Agriculture at Central Carolina Community College. She received that, with honors, at the college’s May graduation.


Jun. 25, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

ENRICHMENT CENTER CALENDAR

Boomer, Senior, Family Caregiver and Veteran events for the Week of June 25-July 1:


Jun. 25, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

DIVINE DINING: Curried chicken salad — beautiful, with variety of colors and textures

Everyone needs an actor friend. If you don’t have one, go loiter around the Temple Theatre until you do.


Jun. 25, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

GARDEN GUIDE: Get ready! It’s Japanese beetle time

June is a month that is generally associated with positive things such as summer vacations, warm sunny weather, and fresh local vegetables.


Jun. 25, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Dealing with sibling squabbles

If you grew up with a brother or sister like I did, I’m sure you have your share of war stories that left both sides bleeding,


Jun. 24, 2014 @ 01:36 PM

CCCC celebrates high school graduation

Graduating students gave a shout-out for themselves with a high-reaching arm-pumping at Central Carolina Community College’s June 19 Adult High School/GED graduation.  


Jun. 23, 2014 @ 01:22 PM

'Think Like a Man' tops 'Jersey Boys' with $30M

The Las Vegas ensemble comedy "Think Like a Man Too" topped a slow weekend at the summer box office with $30 million, besting blockbuster holdovers from last week and Clint Eastwood's new Four Seasons musical "Jersey Boys."


Jun. 23, 2014 @ 01:20 PM

DeGeneres, Harvey are Daytime Emmy Awards winners

Ellen DeGeneres, Steve Harvey and the soap opera "The Young and the Restless" were among the 41st annual Daytime Emmy winners.


Jun. 22, 2014 @ 05:00 PM

Lett's Set A Spell

Anything could become a tall tale at Grandpa’s country store in Buckhorn community where local yokels, “drank” salesmen and cracker carriers gathered daily to set a spell. There were off-color jokes, funny stories, character portrayals, and sometimes tragic news ... all told with fervor and passion as folks “Lett” it all hang out among family, friends, and neighbors.


Jun. 22, 2014 @ 02:00 PM

Club News

SANFORD LIONS CLUB

With Sanford’s Family Promise program, homeless families get much needed help and feel “God’s love in God’s House,” according to Executive Director Fredrika Cooke. She was guest speaker at the Sanford Lions Club meeting June 12 at the Lions Fairgrounds.
 


Jun. 22, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

The Bible Speaks

“For I have no one else of kindred spirit who will genuinely be concerned for your welfare.” Philippians 2:20


Jun. 22, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

The Bible Speaks

“For I have no one else of kindred spirit who will genuinely be concerned for your welfare.” Philippians 2:20


Jun. 22, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

The Paper Pulpit

Having just passed Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, it is a good time to say how important it is for parents to keep the lines of communication open between themselves and their teenage sons and daughters.


Jun. 21, 2014 @ 11:24 PM

CCCC honors foundation donors, florist Eddie Baker

 Support for Central Carolina Community College’s educational mission and its students received a sweet thank-you at the CCCC Foundation’s June 12 Sweet Celebration.


Jun. 21, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Marriage licenses

JUNE 9

• Samuel Jason Holt, 41, of Sanford and Cecilia Renee Watson Davis, 39, of Sanford.
 


Jun. 21, 2014 @ 06:00 PM

Births

• Neymar Macedo, born June 9, son of Lizbeth Gutierrez Avila and Rolando Macedo Fuentes of Sanford. (CCH)


Jun. 21, 2014 @ 05:00 PM

Reunions

LEE COUNTY SENIOR HIGH CLASS OF 2004

The Lee County Senior High Class of 2004 will have its 10-year class reunion on Oct. 4 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center.
 


Jun. 20, 2014 @ 05:58 PM

Central Carolina People@Work — Bill Papageorgiou

NAME: Bill Papageorgiou

POSITION: Owner of Bay Breeze Seafood Restaurant
 


Jun. 20, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Church News

BEAVER CREEK BAPTIST

Sunday at 11 a.m. service, Dr. Darrin Moore will present the sermon “The Object of Faith: Jesus Christ” Philippians 2:5-11. Address: 2280 Nicholson Road, Cameron.