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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Tina Lewis – Floyd L. Knight Children’s Center

Our latest Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week is Tina Lewis, from Floyd L. Knight Children's Center.  The new school year marks Mrs. Lewis' 15th on staff as a Floyd L. Knight Falcon....

Gross Farms

Today's Welcome to Sanford Business of the Week is Gross Farms. We took a look at Gross Farms back in May as the season for strawberries was in full swing, but the farm is well known for...

Louisa Heffelfinger

Our latest Welcome To Sanford Artist of the Week is popular local painter Louisa Heffelfinger. Louisa is a native of Massachusetts, a resident of Sanford since 2006 and an active member of the Sanford Brush...

A(f)Fairs To Remember

While the pandemic has placed a temporary 1-year hold on the much beloved Lee County Regional Fair, a stroll through the history books makes 2 things very clear. First, there have been other occasions...

The Lessened Foods Lesson

Our Wellness Wednesday column last week covered the “live 5” — a handful of food categories that should be a big part of your healthy, balanced diet. This week, we’ll flip the coin and...

Davette Roper – Bragg Street Academy

Welcome To Sanford's latest Teacher of the Week is Davette Roper from Bragg Street Academy. Ms. Roper has 14 years' of teaching experience and serves as BSA's English Language Arts and Journalism teacher.  She...
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Sanford Antique Mall

This week's Welcome to Sanford Business of the Week is Sanford Antique Mall, which can be found at 118 South Moore Street, just across from Depot Park. With 18,000 square feet of space, Sanford Antique Mall is...

Artist of the Week – Gael Hogan

Our latest Welcome To Sanford Artist of the Week is a true artist and renaissance woman ... Gael Hogan. Gale is a native of southeastern Pennsylvania and a long-standing resident of Sanford, whose passions, pursuits...

No Bull! It’s A Column About Horses!

It's that time of year when we normally begin thinking about cows, horses and other livestock that are commonplace at the annual Lee County Regional Fair. Of course in non-pandemic years, the fair is...

Meal Plan Mainstays

We're heading into the fall season, and a year when many families and individuals are especially mindful of the importance of nutritious eating.  This week, our Wellness Wednesday column takes a closer look at...

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