A man in a gray-colored “Sheriff Dept.” sweatshirt broke into a Hickory Nut Court home early Friday morning and fatally shot a resident.
This week, we Take 5 with Dusty Phillips of Broadway, who’s organizing a “Toys for Tots” program at Honda Suzuki Motorcycles of Sanford.
Deer-hunting season may have just opened for Lee and Chatham counties, but Thomas & Sons Butcher Shop has been busy processing deer meat for more than a month.
Don't bet your shirt on a repeat performance.
Law enforcement officers are searching for an armed suspect accused of fatally shooting a resident of the 100 block of Hickory Nut Court shortly before 6 a.m. this morning.
When former local history teacher Justine Richardson walked into her eighth-grade classroom on Nov. 22, 1963, she didn’t expect her subject to abruptly change.
Screaming, pointing, hugging their neighbors and leaping out of their seats, a group of Sanford grade school children met a star Thursday morning.
Loose gatherings of the curious and conspiracy-minded at Dallas' Dealey Plaza have marked past anniversaries of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, featuring everything from makeshift memorials to marching drummers to discussions about who else might have been in on the killing.
The Dow Jones industrial average closed above 16,000 for the first time Thursday as encouraging news on the job market pushed stocks higher.
As people reflect on their blessings in the days leading up to Thanksgiving, some will have more to be thankful for than others. And for those less fortunate, many local charities are asking their more fortunate neighbors to consider contributing.
A bidding war between two faith-based organizations — a local church and gospel radio station — may continue for the former Jonesboro library.
For the second time, Northwood High School Arts Education department has received the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts School of Excellence Award.
When duty called, they answered. But when nature calls, veterans at the Broadway memorial honoring their service don't have any on-site options.
The latest news from the Federal Reserve spooked investors Wednesday.
Holding anti-fracking signs and caricatures of N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory, a small crowd of activists gathered along with local leaders and curious onlookers Tuesday morning outside the Lee County Courthouse to speak out against hydraulic fracturing.
Where would you be without fiber and food?
Having only voted twice during her eight years as mayor of the city of Sanford, Cornelia Olive was the deciding vote to end Tuesday’s meeting — the last for Olive and Sanford Councilman L.I. “Poly” Cohen.
North Carolina's largest health insurer said Tuesday it is asking for rate increases of between 16 percent and 24 percent to renew policies that would have been canceled for failing to meet minimum requirements under the federal overhaul law.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. has reached a record $13 billion settlement with federal and state authorities, resolving claims over the bank's sales of mortgage-backed securities that collapsed during the U.S. housing crisis.
In solemnity, thousands of people gathered at a central Pennsylvania battlefield park Tuesday to honor a speech given 150 years ago that President Abraham Lincoln predicted would not be long remembered.
Disappointing earnings news helped push the stock market lower on Tuesday.
The Lee County Board of Commissioners issued four late tax listing penalties for as many businesses — including one for more than $25,000 for one local business — during its meeting Monday.
Lois Gibbs, billed as the "mother of the grassroots environmental movement," because of her work fighting pollution in Niagara Falls, N.Y., in the 1970s and 1980s, will be in Sanford today talking about hydraulic fracturing.
She's not a fan.
Sanford Historical Preservation Planner Liz Whitmore was growing tired of broken and boarded-up windows in downtown Sanford — in particular, one window boarded up after being shattered four or five times in the 100 block of North Steele Street.