Mar. 15, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Bible speaks: Evidence not enough

“But the Pharisees and scribes rejected the will of God for themselves, not having been baptized by him (John).” Luke 7:30

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 06:24 PM

CARA Pet of the Week: Ziggy

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Club news

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 02:00 PM


Mar. 14, 2015 @ 12:00 PM

Births from March 1-6

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Central Carolina People @ Work: Rodger M. Sauls Jr.

Rodger M. Sauls Jr., CEO of the Sanford Area Growth Alliance.

Mar. 14, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Movie review: Neeson reprises tough dad role in ‘Run all Night’

In “Run All Night,” Liam Neeson plays a father thrust into protecting his child from harm threatened by a criminal syndicate. Novel concept, huh?

Mar. 13, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Movie Review: ‘Cinderella’ doesn’t mess with success

When Kenneth Branagh makes a movie, he makes a MOVIE, complete with the classical gestures of grand visual flourishes and accessible themes. Beyond his Shakespeare adaptations, he hasn’t directed anything that approaches knotty narrative complexity since 1991’s “Dead Again.”

Mar. 11, 2015 @ 11:02 AM

Garden Guide: Pruning muscadines

To those of you with grapevines, pruning can seem like a daunting task. There are lots of you out there with a grapevine or two in your backyard. Many of them need to be pruned.

Mar. 11, 2015 @ 11:01 AM

On the Record: Jones’ father was famous sitar player

Q: I am a big fan of Norah Jones. I’ve read that her father was a famous musician. Who was he?

Mar. 11, 2015 @ 11:00 AM

Extension News: How to eat local

You have heard a lot in the news lately about eating local and supporting local agriculture. Many books, papers and studies have been released on this topic, but the bottom line is to consume fresh, locally grown farm raised products, you have to look closer to home.

Mar. 11, 2015 @ 11:00 AM

Enrichment Center calendar

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

Mar. 11, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Sanford Herald Teacher of the Week: Imely Taul

The week, we highlight Imely Taul, who has taught special needs children, pre-kindergarten, at Floyd L. Knight Children’s Center in Sanford for two years.

Mar. 09, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

CARA Pet of the Week - Mr. Whiskers

Mar. 09, 2015 @ 04:57 AM


Mar. 08, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Lett's Set a Spell: Releasing gluten found in wheat and other foods can enhance health

If anyone had ever told me when I was baking bread back in the 1970s that these nutritious whole grains would eventually make me very sick, I would not have believed it.

Mar. 08, 2015 @ 02:00 PM


Mar. 08, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Paper Pulpit: Did you know Jesus once lived in China?

S. Rickly Christian, in Alive, tells the story of one of America’s earliest missionaries to China, Henry Poppen.

Mar. 08, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Bible speaks: Busyness or prayerlessness

“So He Himself often withdrew into the wilderness and prayed.” Luke 5:16

Mar. 07, 2015 @ 03:07 PM

Doctor's Orders: Smoking and heart disease

A cigarette is about five inches long and less than half an inch in diameter.

Mar. 07, 2015 @ 02:00 PM

Club news

Mar. 07, 2015 @ 01:00 PM

Marriage licenses

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

Mar. 07, 2015 @ 01:00 PM


Mar. 06, 2015 @ 04:35 PM

Central Carolina People @ Work: Beth Kelly

NAME: Beth Kelly

FAMILY: Husband, Randy Kelly; three children, Carson (boy – 12), Dylan (boy – 10), and Raegan (girl – 7)