Although two names are set to appear on the May 6 Democratic primary ballot for the Lee County Commission District 4 seat, both candidates intend to support the same person.
Next week, hundreds of local children will converge on San-Lee Park for a day of celebration and dozens of activities tailored toward them.
Children and teenagers who run afoul of the law in the area now have a new opportunity for their mandatory restitution work.
Four members of the local Democratic Party are campaigning for a seat on the Lee County Board of Education. But in the board's first-ever partisan election, there are only three open seats.
Broadway's population is set to triple in size as revelers flock to the sixth annual Broadway Our Way Festival Saturday.
Defendants in a lawsuit over an allegedly illegal town hall meeting, including the Lee County Board of Commissioners, have asked that the suit be dismissed.
Taxes were the main topic of conversation at a town hall meeting Monday night in Broadway held by the Lee County commissioners.
Sanford City Council recognized three community leaders for their work and dedication to Lee County Tuesday night.
A storm raged Tuesday morning, early enough that farmers were up but the sun still wasn’t. And as happens often in Lee County this time of year, emotions came flooding back along with the rain.
A volunteer yelled out “Go,” and before she was even through with the word, 30 children were running, jumping and even cartwheeling toward their goal: plastic candy-filled Easter eggs.
Out-of-town musicians and professors, along with many from the community, will congregate in Sanford tonight at Fair Promise AME Zion Church to perform an Easter cantata.
It was a beautiful day as people sauntered around downtown, sipping wine, looking at pottery and paintings or catching one of the several concerts during Saturday’s seventh annual Sanford Art Walk.
City leaders are hoping a National Day of Prayer breakfast will unite the community and foster peace.
This week, we Take 5 with Susan Swan King, the executive director of HAVEN (Helping Abuse & Violence End Now) in Lee County, about Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
Lines at local tax service offices have grown as Lee County residents attempt to file state and federal taxes by the Tuesday deadline.
Organizers of the Temple Theatre Art Walk are promising a bigger and better-than-ever event on Saturday.
Like foxes in a hen house, children all over will soon be descending eagerly on eggs — plastic ones filled with candy, but eggs nonetheless.
Two Sanford natives have received the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award for 2014, and friends and family honored them Thursday morning at the Lee County Enrichment Center.
Lee County’s new economic development organization will only be successful if the public and private sectors pledge their full support.
Their knees smudged with dirt and their hands covered in soil and mulch, students at B.T. Bullock Elementary School took a break from class Wednesday to work with school staff and community leaders to plant trees outside the school.
With cooperation from local law enforcement agencies and community leaders, local District Attorney Vernon Stewart is unveiling a new federal program to combat violence within Lee County.
Students were in the spotlight at Tuesday night’s Lee County Board of Education meeting as groups from three local schools showed off their culinary, artistic and academic exploits.
Specifics are sparse after Lee County Commissioners voted to apply for a state grant that could persuade a company — and an accompanying $13 million in new investment and more than 100 jobs — to locate to Lee County.