Student athletes at Lee County middle schools will match their skills against unfamiliar opponents this fall thanks to the newly created Lee-Moore Middle Schools Athletic Conference.
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.
When visitors congregate at the House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site this weekend, they'll watch a battle unfold just as it did when loyalists and revolutionaries clashed there in 1781.
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.
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.
When Judy Overby, of Sanford, was diagnosed with breast cancer, she had to recruit family and friends to get to her appointments because she was so fatigued from her treatment.
A local woman was arrested after allegedly getting hundreds of of prescription pills by doctor shopping, the Moore County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday.
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.