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Monday, June 24, 2019

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...

Sanford A National Leader For Business Startups

For the second straight year, the City of Sanford has earned national recognition as a leading location for business startups. WalletHub's annual survey of over 1,200 small-sized cities ranks Sanford 27th in the country,...

Business Showcase Event April 30 Builds Community Relationships

The Sanford Area Growth Alliance – Chamber of Commerce 2019 Business Showcase will be taking place on Tuesday, April 30th from 3 –6 pm at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic & Conference Center. This...

Central Carolina Hospital Announces In-Network Reinstatement For UnitedHealthCare

Sanford's Central Carolina Hospital has announced an agreement with UnitedHealthcare which will return patients served by the insurance provider to “in-network” status. Patients with UnitedHealthcare insurance plans will have “in-network” access to care beginning...

Sanford Farmers Market Produces A New Season

The Sanford Farmers Market is back in business for its 21st year, with hours every Saturday from 9am to noon, from April 13 through October. The market is located at the McSwain Center, 2420...

Community Groups Observe Week of the Young Child

The Lee County Partnership for Children (LCPFC) and the Coalition for Families are encouraging local citizens of Sanford-Lee County to celebrate and value the youngest members of our community during the Week of the...

Deep River Shore Access Becomes A Lee County Priority

The natural scenic beauty of the Deep River is a Lee County treasure. Kayaking adventures and relaxing tubing travels are enjoyable past times, but for local residents they come with a measure of inconvenience....

Upcoming Community Baby Shower

The Central Carolina Community College Associate Degree Nursing Program is partnering with the Lee County Health Department to host a community baby shower on Tuesday, April 23. This event will be held from 3pm...

Lee County Work Ready Certification Works For Everyone

Lee County is entering its 3rd year as an NC Works Certified Work Ready Community (WRC) and the certification is having a positive impact across the board. This program, initiated by the North Carolina...

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