With both the men’s and women’s golf U.S. Opens in nearby Pinehurst coming up in June, it will be business as usual at the Raleigh Executive Jetport @ Sanford-Lee County.
With hundreds of golfers, even more members of the media and tens of thousands of golf fans descending on Pinehurst this June for the men’s and women’s U.S. Open tournaments, Sanford stands to prosper as well.
While the state investigates claims Duke Energy has illegally been pumping a toxic sludge known as coal ash into the Cape Fear River near Moncure, some locals have a more pressing concern: Is tap water safe?
Maxwell the pig, a popular resident of Aloha Safari Zoo, died over the weekend after being struck by a utility company vehicle.
To the federal government, they are dollar signs to be cut from a defense budget that is larger than the defense spending of the next dozen countries combined.
The North Carolina Symphony will visit Sanford on Tuesday, performing several orchestral pieces including one that a symphony member wrote as an ode to a nearby town.
The North Carolina Symphony will visit Sanford next Tuesday, performing several orchestral pieces including one that a symphony member wrote as an ode to a nearby town.
A native Carthaginian is heading the effort to enact a North Carolina law requiring children to be educated about the threat of sexual abuse.
With one final announcement Friday morning, filing for political office ended with all but two local races set for competitive matches this fall.
A Republican challenger entered the race Monday to represent N.C. House District 54.
This week, we Take 5 with Reg Jones, the senior director for the U.S. Open Golf Championships, including the 2014 men’s and women’s events to be held in Pinehurst beginning June 12 this summer.
Surgery, and the key days immediately afterward, have gone well but not perfectly for Evie Wentz.
Several local election offices were forced shut due to blistering cold and ample snowfall much of this week, but hopefuls thoughout Central Carolina still managed to declare their intention to run for office.
Winter Storm Pax has wreaked havoc on Lee County and the surrounding area, leaving hazardous roads and hundreds of power outages in its wake.
Soo Keith left work in Raleigh a little after noon thinking she would have plenty of time to get home before the worst of the snow hit.
She was wrong.
* Lee County Schools is closed for students and staff on Thursday.
* Central Carolina Community College will be closed Thursday.
At approximately 2:05 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, the Highway Patrol responded to a single vehicle collision on Sand Pitt Road near Rowe Road just outside of the city limits of Aberdeen. Early indications are that this may be weather related.
If you don’t absolutely have to go anywhere today, don’t even try to leave your house.
Former "American Idol" and "Celebrity Apprentice" runner-up Clay Aiken joined another high-profile contest Wednesday — this one to get elected to Congress in his native North Carolina.
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.
This year's United States Open Championships will be more important for Moore County and the surrounding region than ever before, according to Moore County's economic development leader.
For many, Super Bowl Sunday conjures images of friends and family packed onto living room couches, gorging on wings, dips and other foods piled in front of them. For others, it’s just another day to clean up around the house or do errands.
What began as five men in the Pinecrest Inn’s piano bar has turned into a 40-member chorus dedicated to musical fellowship and helping children in need.
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.