RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is doubling down on at-home testing — establishing Community Access Points in all counties to provide free and easy COVID-19 tests for home use.

Two Broadway residents have been charged and 28 cats seized after a nearly month-long investigation by local authorities into allegations of animal cruelty.

A Sanford man was arrested Friday and faces multiple charges after deputies found him in possession of fentanyl, methamphetamine, heroin and several other drugs during the execution of a search warrant.

Area youth will be able to show off their talent at the upcoming Youth Empowerment Talent Show.

A love for reading and expressing herself through writing motivated a young Sanford resident to write a book that would inspire those who read it.

The Lee County Board of Commissioners is revising its meeting scheduled for the summer months, according to county-issued news release.

After only five days of rehearsal, the Advanced Junior Musical Theatre Conservatory, sponsored by the Temple Theatre, members will be taking their talents to the stage.