In 1517, Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of a cathedral in Germany that held thousands of relics. He was protesting the materialism and corruption of the Catholic Church at the time, as well as its theology, and his actions started the Protestant Reformation.
Two Harnett County Democrats are vying to unseat N.C. Sen. Ronald Rabin in this year's election.
Even a little rain couldn't dampen the allure of free barbecue and live music Saturday, as people braved the weather to attend the Broadway Our Way festival.
This week, we Take 5 with Bo Hedrick, the executive director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Sanford.
Two local Democrats are campaigning for the N.C. House, so the winner of the May 6 primary election will go on to face Republican challenger Andy Wilkie of Goldston in the general election this November.
Ranging from joint gatherings with local governing bodies to town hall sessions, Monday kicks off a marathon of meetings for the Lee County Board of Commissioners.
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.