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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Get Your Free Flu Shot!

Flu Season is upon us and always it's important that you get your flu shot! As anyone who has gotten the flu can tell you, a momentary stick from vaccination is nothing compared to...

Hiking Across Sanford

Though the Summer heat hasn't yet left us, the leave are changing and the smell of Fall is in the air! The Autumn is a great time to visit and explore the nature of...

CCCC Ranks #1 In NC Community College Ratings

A popular online evaluation site which publishes annual evaluations of the nation's community colleges has awarded Central Carolina Community College it's top ranking among the state community colleges in its recently released report. Niche.com,...

Pfizer Brings 300 More Jobs To Sanford

Pfizer Biopharmaceuticals Group has announced plans to create a new $500 manufacturing facility on its Sanford campus to produce gene therapies that are targeted to treat diseases such as muscular dystrophy and hemophilia. This...

Breastfeeding Brings Benefits To Baby & Mother

World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) was introduced in 1991 by the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) and aims to “protect, promote and support breastfeeding.” WBW is observed in August each year and is an...

Central Carolina Hospital To Reopen Broadway Family Practice

Central Carolina Hospital has announced plans to reopen the newly renovated Central Carolina Sandhills Family Care practice, located at 101 Church Street in Broadway, North Carolina on August 13. This step marks the return...

Say Hello To Sanford’s New Brewery

We all know Sanford loves a good brewery, so we are excited about Wild Dogs Brewery coming to town on North Steele Street. Sanford’s third microbrewery will plan to open its doors late this...

The North American Comedy Brewery Tour at Hugger Mugger

If you are looking for some fun this weekend, Hugger Mugger Brewing Company will be hosting an evening of laughter, good brews, and fun this Friday, June 28. The North American Comedy Brewery Tour...

Central Carolina Hospital Earns National Recognition For Patient Safety

Sanford's Central Carolina Hospital continues to enjoy national recognition for it's level of patient safety, earning an ‘A’ in The Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Central Carolina Hospital’s...

Community Leaders Discuss Society’s Work Skills Gap

Peyton Holland, Executive Director of SkillsUSA North Carolina, was the invited guest speaker at the May Sanford Area Growth Alliance – Chamber of Commerce Public Policy Lunch. Mr. Holland is a recognized expert on...

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