Friday, February 26, 2021

Deep River Sporting Clays & Shooting School

This Friday's Welcome to Sanford Business of the Week is Deep River Sporting Clays & Shooting School, a local shooting school and sporting clays course which has been in Sanford for over 30 years. In 1989, Bill Kempffer...

Really Old-Time Religion

Here's a local statistic that may surprise you.  Well over a dozen currently active churches in Lee County have been houses of worship since the 1800s. In fact, a few congregations can trace their lineage...

Heart Health Helpers

As we continue our observance of February as American Heart Month, it's important to treat your heart well, and to do everything in your power to ensure that it stays healthy in the long...

Jordan Edwards – B.T. Bullock Elementary

Our Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week this week is Jordan Edwards, a second grade teacher at B.T. Bullock Elementary School.  Mrs. Edwards is in her 10th year teaching at B.T. Bullock. In...

Gadgets Unplugged

Today's Welcome to Sanford Business of the Week is Gadgets Unplugged, a full service electronics repair shop located at 1819 S. Horner Blvd. For nine years, the team Gadgets Unplugged has been servicing all manner of computers, phones,...

Basket(ball) Cases

We're drawing to the close of a high school basketball season like no other.  At Welcome to Sanford, we commend players, parents, coaches and supporters for making it through this unforgettable season.  Let's also...

You Can’t “Beat” A Healthy Heart

February is American Heart Month. It’s an important time to remember to treat your heart well and do everything you can to ensure that it stays healthy for the long run.  This week, our...

Shannon Williams – Broadway Elementary School

This week's Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week is Shannon Williams, from Broadway Elementary School.  Mrs. Williams is in fourth year at Broadway and in her fourth year teaching fifth grade. A native...

Sanford Latin Dance Studio

This Friday's Welcome to Sanford Business of the Week is Sanford Latin Dance Studio! Sanford Latin Dance offers one-on-one private dance lessons, and group classes (currently cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic) for Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha,...

Outposts Out Of The Past

From it’s early days of dramatic population growth in the 1870s, the geographic area where Sanford (and Jonesboro prior to annexation) is located, has been the dominant focal point of the area that eventually...

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