News out of North Carolina

Group: Stone should donate video poker contribution

Progress NC Action, a left-leaning group which advocates on education and environmental issues, will hold a press conference to calling on Republican state Representative and friend of the Rant Mike Stone … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · 1 Comment

Outside spending in Stone-Salmon race ramping up

Campaign ads highlighting negatives of incumbent House Rep. Mike Stone (R-Lee, Harnett, friend of the Rant) and his Democratic challenger Brad Salmon have been landing in mailboxes and on TVs … Continue reading

September 25, 2014 · 1 Comment

Congratulations, R.V. Hight … from some old friends

Former Sanford Herald writers and editors share their memories of R.V. Hight, who is ending 35 years at the Herald and 40-plus years in the newspaper industry today.  By now … Continue reading

September 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

Sanford “talking” with Buffalo Wild Wings

Sanford planners are “talking with architects for Buffalo Wild Wings” about a potential new location in the brick capital, a well-placed observer reported from Tuesday’s city council meeting. While that’s not … Continue reading

September 17, 2014 · 6 Comments

Stone: “Left-Wing Radicals” are attacking me

Tossing some red meat to the base, Republican Representative and friend-of-the-Rant Mike Stone sent out a lengthy fundraising appeal this week, asking for money with which to combat attacks from … Continue reading

September 12, 2014 · 3 Comments Tobacco Road best golf course in North Carolina

Tobacco Road Golf Course was rated the No. 2 course in Lee County by Sanford Herald readers earlier this month … its consolation prize was handed down by readers today. … Continue reading

September 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

BUMMER: Sanford is not hosting a food truck rodeo

Buzz officially harshed. Downtown Sanford Inc. has announced that a food truck rodeo apparently set for Sunday had been planned months ago but “did not materialize” and will not happen. That’s right, … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

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