News out of North Carolina

Sanford … Not Terrible!

Don’t let recent headlines fool you. Seriously, just don’t watch the news. Stay away from your television set and all that bad news regarding Sanford, North Carolina. Sanford isn’t as … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

Scotty McCreery plays a little gawlf on Pinehurst No. 2

Pinehurst will see no shortage of celebrities leading up to the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open in June. Country music megastar and North Carolina’s own Scotty McCreery played the legendary … Continue reading

April 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pittsboro teen records world’s highest whistle

Somewhere in Pittsboro, dogs are losing their minds. Walker Harnden of Pittsboro, a 19-year-old UNC School of Arts sophomore, broke the Guinness World Record for the highest note ever whistled. … Continue reading

April 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dale Jr. tweets his racing career began in Sanford

1986 My 1st race ever. With @mikehermanjr at Cameron Raceway – Sanford, NC. Mike's & my dad n the background. #tbt— Dale Earnhardt Jr. (@DaleJr) April 17, 2014 Daytona … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

Motions in illegal meeting suit against county to be heard Monday

The Lee County Board of Commissioners, three individual commissioners and the county attorney will bring a motion to dismiss and a motion to strike a lawsuit brought on by county … Continue reading

April 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Report ranks ‘effectiveness’ of state house, senate members

The North Carolina Center for Public Policy Research released its biennial legislator effectiveness rankings this week. Since the report ranks all 170 of North Carolina’s legislators, the region’s representatives were all, … Continue reading

April 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

NC House candidate’s FB page talks of secession, ‘listless Negroes’

A tip for all of you 23-year-olds considering a run for public office — clean up your Facebook page. And when you think you’ve gotten rid of everything damning, go … Continue reading

April 8, 2014 · 4 Comments

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