Oct. 05, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

The Paper Pulpit: Love is a verb

Few words, if any, are defined in such a bewildering variety of ways as the word love. For example, it is used to describe:

Oct. 04, 2014 @ 05:00 PM

Births for Sept. 22-26

Oct. 04, 2014 @ 04:18 PM

Club news

Oct. 04, 2014 @ 03:00 PM


Julia Sabater Ross of Broadway and Justin Edward Massa of Broadway were united in marriage Saturday, Oct. 4, at Olivia Presbyterian Church in Olivia with the Rev. George Walton officiating.

Oct. 04, 2014 @ 02:00 PM


Oct. 03, 2014 @ 09:27 PM

Central Carolina People @ Work: Mark Midford

What are five most frequently-played songs on your iPod playlist? LOL, don’t have an iPod


Oct. 01, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Become an Extension Master Gardener Volunteer

Have you ever wanted to learn more about growing plants? Are you interested in fruits, vegetables, ornamentals or lawns?

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Enrichment Center Calendar

Boomer, Senior, Family Caregiver and Veteran events for the week of Oct. 1-7:

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

On the Record: Bowie may have referenced own triumph in ‘Major Tom’ song

Q: I recently heard David Bowie’s song “Ashes to Ashes” on the radio, and it made me wonder about his interest in the character Major Tom

Sep. 28, 2014 @ 07:00 PM

Doctor's Orders: Ovarian cancer and genetic testing

Ovarian cancer is the fifth-leading cause of cancer in women. Unfortunately, of the 25,000 women who will develop ovarian cancer this year, more than half will die from their disease.

Sep. 28, 2014 @ 04:00 PM


Sep. 28, 2014 @ 04:00 PM

Lett's Set a Spell: Courting and commitment in the Age of Grandpa and Grandma

In the Age of Grandpa (Puzie Lett), courting and mating traditions were simple.

Sep. 28, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

The Bible speaks: Leadership needed

“Who am I, O Lord, and what is my house that You have brought me thus far?” 1 Chronicles 17:16b

Sep. 28, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

The Paper Pulpit: God: The friend of silence

If you would like for your relationships with others to be both wholesome and happy, it is important that you know two things

Sep. 27, 2014 @ 06:00 PM

Births from Sept. 16-20

Sep. 27, 2014 @ 04:00 PM



Sep. 27, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Club news


Sep. 27, 2014 @ 02:00 PM

Marriage licenses from Sept. 9-19

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 05:28 PM

Central Carolina People @ Work: Bonnie Davis

City clerk for the city of Sanford. I have been with the City for 25-and-a-half years. I started working in the Public Works Department as a secretary, then was promoted to deputy city clerk and city clerk.

Sep. 24, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

‘Lone Justice’ singer performed duets with Bono

Q: With the release of the latest album by U2, I am reminded of a live version of “Sweet Jane”

Sep. 24, 2014 @ 04:31 AM

Children can learn a lot working with animals

Hopefully you had a chance to get out to the Lee Regional Fair a few weeks ago and enjoy the wonderful sights, sounds and smells that make it such an enjoyable experience for the entire family.

Sep. 24, 2014 @ 04:30 AM


Boomer, Senior, Family Caregiver and Veteran events for the Week of Sept. 24-30, 2014

Sep. 24, 2014 @ 04:30 AM

GARDEN GUIDE: What to do in the garden in September

With cooler temperatures and rain more likely, September should bring relief to gardens and signal the start of a new season for gardeners in areas that have been too warm for anything but hothouse tropicals.

Sep. 23, 2014 @ 05:15 PM

DIVINE DINING: Italian Wedding Soup — a savory soup perfect for the first hints of fall

I am not Italian, nor have I ever been married.

Sep. 21, 2014 @ 07:32 PM

Preserving tradition: Face jug workshop

The Lee County Arts Council is offering a two-session face jug workshop, where participants will learn about the history of folk art face jugs. Those participating in the seminar will create and glaze their own hand-built face jug.