Steve Yountz stared down his musket's sight as he sat perched near a second-story window of the House in the Horseshoe Saturday afternoon.

Unemployment rates (not seasonally adjusted) increased in 95 of 100 North Carolina’s counties in June — including Lee — decreased in four counties and were unchanged in one county, according to data released Wednesday by the North Carolina Department of Commerce-Division of Employment Security.

The Moore County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate a recent shooting incident in which one man was killed and two others were injured. 

Lee County resident Johnsie Tipton was driving to work in Southern Pines Thursday when her eyes locked onto three blaring-red letters — “KKK.”

Construction for Sanford's new Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic is underway with concrete for its external walls to be poured next week and the entire project expected to be completed around the end of the year.

The musket cartridges that participants at the House in the Horseshoe's first-ever Backcountry Militia Day Camp made Friday were much less lethal, and much more sugary, than those used by the men involved in the skirmish at the residence in 1781.

Watching Anna Twinney work with horses on a hot summer day with a glass of ice water in hand, thoughts of war and violence are nearly inconceivable.

The Moore County School Board has changed its mind about firing Superintendent Robert Grimesey.Multiple media outlets reported that the board voted 4 to 1 Monday night to reinstate Grimesey.The board had voted 5 to 3 last week to remove him from the post after less than a year on the job.Thr…

Unemployment rates (not seasonally adjusted) decreased in 89 of North Carolina’s counties in April, including Lee and its neighbors, increased in six counties and remained unchanged in five, according to N.C. Department of Commerce-Division of Employment Security data released Wednesday.

Hundreds of people tapped their toes, clapped their hands and swayed to the beat as gospel groups performed at the third HopeFest Gospel Music Festival to benefit two local therapeutic wilderness camps for children who have suffered neglect, abuse or other traumas.

This week, we Take 5 with Congresswoman Renee Ellmers, who represents the 2nd Congressional District of North Carolina in the U.S. House of Representatives, about a number of legislative issues. Ellmers, a Republican, is a native of Michigan who lives in Dunn and worked as a nurse prior to h…

A Raeford man has been arrested in connection with a 2012 murder case, and police continue to encourage anyone with additional information to come forward.

A man who walked out of the Moore County Sheriff’s Office, where he was being questioned about a break-in, was apprehended without incident, authorities announced Friday.

The Moore County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect wanted in connection with a series of Thursday morning break-ins at a Carthage convenience store and several vehicles after the suspect fled from an unlocked interview room at the sheriff’s office Thursday afternoon.