A big bonus when Sanford Area Growth Alliance officers are looking to lure lucrative economic development projects to Lee County is Central Carolina Community College’s workforce training programs.

RALEIGH — Nellie Perkins Hart, 66, of Raleigh, formerly of Pittsboro, died Tuesday…

GREENVILLE — Carl Ford Smith, 76, of Goldston, died Friday (11/20/20) at Vidant Me…

ELIZABETHTOWN — The graveside service for Robert Landon Freeman, 82, of White Oak,…

The chill is in the air, which means it’s time for the Chamber Clays Championship. What started about 10 years ago as an alternative to a golf tournament fundraiser for the chamber, has turned into a highly anticipated annual event for both shooting enthusiasts and novices alike.

Gov. Roy Cooper spelled out new mask rules this week, in effect telling North Carolinians that although there’s a mask mandate in place, in order to really slow the spread of Covid-19, we need to wear our masks a little more than we have been. Before the new order, employees at businesses wh…