As Christmas approaches, shipping and postal agencies are preparing for the holiday package onslaught.
Local Rep. Deb McManus, a Democrat who represents Chatham and Lee counties in the General Assembly, resigned after being arrested Wednesday on felony tax charges.
A local man has been charged in connection with a string of crimes ranging from armed robbery, a residential break-in and fraud dating back to October, according to police.
The Lee County Board of Education met Tuesday night to outline its top 10 priorities for construction or repair projects over the next five years.
A Moore County Sheriff detective sergeant is recovering Tuesday following a single-vehicle wreck.
Stocks fell modestly Tuesday as investors took a breather from a market that notched yet another record high the day before.
A Lee County man has been arrested and charged in connection with an armed robbery at Carolina Town and Country and an attempted armed robbery at Family Dollar, both of which occurred yesterday.
In September, Lee County's unemployment rate fell into single digits for the first time in five years — yet it's still one of the highest rates of any county in the state.
Two Lee County men were shot and killed in unrelated homicides Sunday.
Thanks to local knitters and weavers, a group of Lee County residents will be a little warmer this winter.
Collin Howard, 14, uses a bow saw to trim a Christmas tree as he prepares the tree for a customer Monday at Griffin's Evergreens near Broadway.
One Central Carolina woman was killed, and another was injured, after being struck by vehicles in separate incidents over the weekend.
The stock market notched another record close Monday after a big acquisition in the food industry. Hope for a longer-term budget deal in Washington also helped.
Two Sanford men were killed in unrelated shootings Sunday.
Two dozen men and women, from elderly veterans to young children, gathered around the lowered flags at the North Carolina Veterans Memorial in Broadway on Saturday, the 72nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
With the endless hustle and bustle of shopping and holiday giving, one local organization wants residents to consider "an often overlooked" group.
After skirting financial ruin, HAVEN in Lee County has gradually reintroduced its support services for victims of domestic violence. Today, the group is putting the final piece back into play by reopening its shelter for abused women and children.
On this day 72 years ago, Lee County’s first casualty of World War II died during what President Franklin Delano Roosevelt soon took to the airwaves to call “a date which will live in infamy.”
This week, we Take 5 with Carol Chappell, the K-5/Title I/II Director for Lee County Schools, about Common Core reading standards
Music by Southern Lee High School’s Marching Band, a visit by Santa Claus, and lighting of an18-foot Christmas tree all added to the festivities Thursday as Central Carolina Community College hosted its Second Annual Christmas Tree Lighting
With construction continuing on the north-end of the U.S. 421 Bypass, a number of pavement resurfacing projects are scheduled to begin this spring.
Good news was finally good news for the stock market on Friday.
As salaries were frozen for yet another year, teacher turnover in North Carolina last year was the highest it has been in at least five years according to a recently released report. And in most local counties, teachers left at an even higher rate than the state average.
The star, dove and bell ornaments on the Lights of Love Christmas Tree in the lobby of Central Carolina Hospital sparkle in the white lights and take on a special meaning for those who visit.