Lee County native Justin Rosser intends to make his political debut as a Democratic candidate for Lee County sheriff.
After giving local parents and others 10 chances to offer feedback, Lee County Schools Superintendent Andy Bryan is taking a break from the public meet-and-greet sessions he started shortly after becoming superintendent last year.
Lee County Schools will hold winter weather makeup days for students in most schools by extending three days that had been planned as early release days to full days.
Lee County Commissioners will consider the future of O.T. Sloan Park Monday night, but only after reviewing its past.
Amongst the commercials, day-long pregame shows and hour-long halftime show, tonight's Super Bowl XLVIII will include a football game.
People living on country roads likely have been wondering when their streets will be cleared of snow and ice by the yellow vehicles servicing other roads around town.
Students in Lee County Schools lagged behind the rest of the state in reading and math at nearly every grade level in the first year of Common Core testing, according to data released by the state Tuesday afternoon.
It can be hectic trying to keep four children dry and safe when they’re playing in the snow and ice that’s blanketing much of the central Carolina region right now.
The unemployment rate in North Carolina remained above average last month but is dropping faster than the national rate, according to government data released Tuesday — prompting one local official to predict that the downward trend would also hold true for Lee County.
As forecasts of snow remained varied on how many inches might actually fall in the area, school districts and local governments were still waiting to announce cancellations until late Tuesday or even early this morning.
Area drivers are urged to exercise caution — especially during the early morning and nighttime hours — while negotiating Lee County's wintry roads.
Students in Lee County Schools lagged behind the rest of the state in almost every reading and math measure in the first year of Common Core testing, according to data released by the state Tuesday afternoon.
Several school systems are reporting closings due to inclement weather Tuesday.
The local American Red Cross is in desperate need of Lee County volunteers to join its Disaster Action Team.
Jerry Batchelor's interest in photography began during his days in the United States Army.
After a two month investigation, five Lee County residents were arrested Tuesday in connection with the slaying of Anthony “Andy” Wayne Giles, the man killed in an armed home invasion on Nov. 22. One suspect remains at large.
After receiving 10 large-scale construction requests from Lee County Schools, including two new elementary schools, the Lee County Board of Commissioners
Numerous area schools were delayed this morning, and other cancellations and closures were reported, in anticipation of severe winter weather that was expected to hit late Tuesday.
Five Lee County people were arrested in connection with the slaying of Anthony Giles, the man killed in an armed home invasion on Nov. 22. One suspect is still at large.
Lee County residents can expect temperatures to drop during an upcoming colder-than-usual week, but there’s little chance of snow in the forecast.
On Thanksgiving, The Herald invited local pastor and television personality Tom Welborn to share his thoughts about being thankful in difficult circumstances.
On the same night its attorney was honored with one of the highest awards the state government can give, the Lee County Board of Education also decided to join a lawsuit against that same state government.
Lee County Sheriff Tracy Carter has announced his intention to file for re-election and seek his third term as sheriff.
Trees fell on houses, power lines blocked roadways and traffic lights were out after short-lived, but extreme, bursts of wind and rain blew through the Central Carolina area Saturday.
Just days after he was named co-chair of a new committee aimed at helping veterans enter the civilian workforce more quickly, state Sen. Ronald Rabin has announced he will seek re-election.