Authorities are trying to locate a local resident following a hit-and-run in which a pedestrian died.
According to the N.C. Highway Patrol, investigators are trying to find Pamela Yvette Smith (a.k.a. Pamela Evette Clemons), 49, of Sanford, who was reportedly the last person seen with Rufus Martin Neal, 55, of 205 East Rose St., Lillington, before he died in a hit-and-run incident on Thursday.
The shore of the Cape Fear River was bustling with activity at the Lillington 4th of July Celebration yesterday.
Construction for Sanford's new Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic is underway with concrete for its external walls to be poured next week and the entire project expected to be completed around the end of the year.
While Facebook and Twitter can fuel controversies such those brewing over the Confederate Flag and the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on gay marriage, social media also can provide opportunities to businesses not available through more traditional methods.
Tuition at North Carolina community colleges has traditionally been among the lowest in the Southeast.
Three Lee County High School softball players, who are all returning Lady Yellow Jackets, helped the Region 4 team to a 3-1 record and a bronze medal at the Powerade State Games of North Carolina Tuesday and Wednesday.
Central Carolina Community College is among only four of North Carolina's 58 community colleges to have met or exceeded the excellence level in at least four areas of the 2015 Performance Measures for Student Success
A Sanford man was charged with murder Thursday morning after a shooting in Bunnlevel left a Broadway man dead, according to the Harnett County Sheriff's Office.
The appointment process for the Central Carolina Community College Board of Trustees has changed over the past two years
Federal and local authorities have broken up a cocaine ring that was operating for more than four years in Hartnett and Cumberland counties.
Unemployment rates (not seasonally adjusted) decreased in 89 of North Carolina’s counties in April, including Lee and its neighbors
This week, we Take 5 with Congresswoman Renee Ellmers, who represents the 2nd Congressional District of North Carolina in the U.S. House of Representatives, about a number of legislative issues.
In a sendoff Friday filled with pomp and circumstance, the Central Carolina Community College Class of 2015 celebrated its achievements and looked ahead with confidence.
The Harnett County Board of Commissioners named a new county manager this week — a pick who peers describe as dependable and already an asset to the county’s leadership team.
Since Tuesday of this week, the Harnett County Sheriff's Office reportedly has received five complaints of a scheme in which a caller impersonates a sheriff's deputy to defraud victims of money.
Members of the Sanford City Council are fiercely divided on whether refusing to treat wastewater from the site on Colon Road where Duke Energy
In Washington, D.C., more than 58,000 names are listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in honor of the men and women who were killed in the Vietnam War. Among thousands of names, Spc. Lester Howard Clegg’s can be found on panel 5E, Line 85.
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N.C. Reps. Brad Salmon and Robert Reives filed two bills this week dealing with hydraulic fracturing in North Carolina – House Bills 772 and 773 — in a bid to address two major concerns.
What would citizens like to see happen in Harnett County in the coming years?
Lee County is trailing both the state average and neighboring counties in population growth, according to the most recent U.S. Census data.
More than a year out from the 2016 primary election, U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers already has a challenger for the N.C. District 2 seat, which represents all of Lee and Moore counties and most of Chatham and Harnett counties.
A bill filed in the N.C. House of Representatives Thursday would prohibit compulsory or forced pooling, a practice that gives the state the right to compel non-consenting landowners to allow hydraulic fracturing companies to extract oil and gas from beneath their properties.
Hundreds of cars pass the Star of Hope Baptist Cemetery in the 2000 block of South Horner Boulevard every day — but few people know a Vietnam veteran named Spc. Lester Howard “Howie” Clegg, who was killed in action, is buried there.
Central Carolina Works, a public-private initiative aimed at increasing enrollment in the state’s Career and College Promise Program, soon could be implemented statewide after a Senate Bill was filed recently at the N.C. General Assembly.