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Thursday, December 3, 2020

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...

5 Local Art Students Earn State-Wide Recognition

Five Lee County High School National Art Honor Society members have been selected to have their artwork be part of the North Carolina National Art Honor Society Traveling Exhibit. The exhibit is comprised of works...

Lee County Schools Earn Stellar State Rankings For 2016-17

Lee County Schools have continued their trend of positive evaluations in the annual North Carolina State of Education Assessments, in the 2016-17 school year. Every school in the district achieved a performance grade of...

CCCC Hosts Chinese Youth Orchestra

The Central Carolina Community College Confucius Classroom will present a concert of traditional Chinese music featuring the Xiangyang Youth Philharmonic Orchestra, at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center, Friday evening August 11 at 6pm. ...

LeeCo Schools Announces Fall Open House Schedule

It’s time for students and their families to start planning for the new school year! The Lee County School District has announced its full schedule of open house dates for all of the schools...

Lee County Schools Promotes 4 Administrators

The Lee County School District has announced 4 promotions of existing administrators, in preparation of the coming school year. Two Assistant Principals, Ricky Secor and Sharron Williams, have advanced to new positions as school...

Sanford’s New YMCA Location Makes A Big Splash

The Sanford and Lee County health and wellness community added a sparkling new destination and more fitness options, with the grand opening of the brand location of Sanford's Ingram Family YMCA. The Y is...

Sanford Spectrum Debuts On Welcome To Sanford

Welcome To Sanford has announced the launch of new content on its website and social media platforms that will showcase more of the community’s best news about its people, places and accomplishments.  Named the...

LeeCo School Board Honors Community Champions Pedley & Womack

With the 2016-17 school year winding down, the Lee County Board of Education used its June meeting to honor the dedication and contributions of two local community advocates, Mertek Engineering Owner Jerry Pedley and...

Lee County Graduates Awarded Over $6M in Scholarships

Another great school year for Lee County Schools ended with a massive exclamation point, with the announcement that graduating high school seniors in the school district were collectively awarded nearly $6.3M in scholarships. This...

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