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Friday, April 3, 2020

CCH Honors Emma McLean Gilmore As LifePoint Mercy Award Recipient

Sanford’s Central Carolina Hospital has announced the winner of its prestigious LifePoint Mercy Award for its employees, and the 2017 honoree is 20 year CCH Social Worker Emma McLean Gilmore. The annual Mercy Award...

Downtown Streetfest & Fireworks Arrive April 22

It's not too early to mark your calendar! Downtown Sanford, Inc. and the City of Sanford are teaming up to bring the community one of the biggest events of the year ... The Downtown...

Lee County Earns NC Work Ready Employment Certification

Lee County is now certified as an NC Works Work Ready Community. The collaborative effort among the Sanford Area Growth Alliance Chamber of Commerce, Central Carolina Community College, Lee County Schools, and over 80 local...

70+ Participants Join 2017 Arts & Vine Festival – May 6-7

One of Sanford's most highly anticipated annual events returns to our community, Saturday, May 6 & Sunday, May 7.  The 2017 Sanford Arts & Vine Festival will include over 40 artists of all types,...

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...

Pfizer Announces $66M Investment, 28 Job Hires For Sanford

With North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper in attendance, Pfizer has announced plans to add 28 new jobs and initiate a $66 million investment in their Sanford facility. The driving force of this initiative is...

Added Accents

The Welcome to Sanford Business of the Week this week is Added Accents. Added Accents is a boutique which has been in Sanford since 1997 selling clothing, jewelry, home accessories, shoes and more. They were located on Wicker...

Central Carolina Hospital Introduces Health Care Resource for Medicare Patients

Central Carolina Hospital has announced the launch of a new toll-free helpline that will help Medicare beneficiaries select a health plan that fits their needs, budget and in-network requirements.  By calling 855-581-8943 or accessing...

CCH Celebrates Healthy Hearts And Valentine’s Day

Central Carolina Hospital will observe American Heart Month and celebrate Valentine’s Day with its fourth annual Healthy Heart Fair on Wednesday February 14th from 7-10am. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cardiovascular diseases are...

WANTED: West Lee Middle School Readers

Keen observers walking into or past the West Lee Middle School media center will see several “wanted” posters taped to the windows. Who is “wanted” at WLMS? Readers, curious and engaged. Many teachers, and now...

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