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Sanford, North Carolina
Monday, May 27, 2019

Lee County Community Orchestra

This week's Welcome To Sanford Artist of the Week is actually an amazing organization of artists, whose dedication to music and the community help to make Sanford and Lee County an extra special place....

Summer Fun At The Library

May is coming to a close and that means Sanford can get ready for all the exciting summer activities to come! This week we are taking a look at all the different story times and...

School Closings (& Openings)

Of course another school year is nearly complete. Hard to believe! Lee County Schools will celebrate graduation at every school in the system in early June. Before this academic time enters the history books,...

Take Steps To Avoid Falls

May is National Osteoporosis Month, and a good time to remember that although good bone health is important at all stages of life, people aged 65 and older should literally be  taking proper steps...

Another Thank You To Our “Grade A” Teachers

As yet another school year begins to draw to a close, Welcome To Sanford would like to take a moment to share our community's appreciation for the dedication and accomplishments of our educators. Lee...

Jeanne Rhea

Our latest Welcome To Sanford Artist of the Week is mixed media artist Jeanne Rhea. Jeanne is the founder of the Carolina Mixed Media Art Guild and a member of the Sanford Brush &...

Family Fun For A Cause

Ink Therapy will be hosting a special fundraising event, Wheels Against Hunger May Fest this weekend, May 18. This fundraising event will be for Backpack Pals. This free, family-friendly event will activities for everyone...

1930s Federally Funded Building Boom Hits Sanford

In the midst of the great depression in the 1930s, the administration of President Franklin Roosevelt undertook a number of ambitious programs in an effort to get the country and its economy back on...

4 Factors To Reduce Stroke Threats

May is National Stroke Awareness Month and the ideal time to share information about the key categories of risk factors for strokes. According to the National Stroke Association, if you know the personal characteristics...

Pamela Tysor Ard -Ingram Elementary

Our Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week is Pamela Tysor Ard of J.R. Ingram, Jr. Elementary School. Mrs. Ard is a K-2 Literacy Intervention Specialist and has been a part of the Ingram...

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