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Friday, February 21, 2020

Comedy, Quiz Bowl And More!

It's a snowy morning in Sanford and, weather permitting, a great weekend for comedy, movies and more! Tonight, February 21, at 8:00 PM comedian Kristen Sivills will be performing at Hugger Mugger Brewing. Kristen Sivills...

County Coverage? Absolute-Lee!

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...

Heart Risk Reduction Tips For Women

As we continue our closer look at healthy heart behavior during American Heart Month, this week we want to focus our attention on women. The stereotype of the typical heart attack victim is an...

Vince Phelps – Bragg Street Academy

Our latest Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week is Vince Phelps of Bragg Street Academy. Mr. Phelps teaches middle and high school health and physical education, and has been a Bulldog for two...

The Painted Petal

The Welcome to Sanford Business of the Week is The Painted Petal, an art studio which offers kid's art camps, events, and painting classes for aspiring artists of all ages. The Painted Petal aims to help the...

Lovely Movies, Comedy And More!

Love is in the air on this brisk Valentines day and there's a wide variety of events happening in Sanford this weekend! Tomorrow, February 14 there will be a free screening of Toy Story 4...

Depots & Departures

Last week we spent some time revisiting Sanford’s origins as a “train town,” and made mention of the many rail lines, companies and residents who played a role in our community’s growth and evolution....

Leaping In To Heart Health

February is American Heart Month. This year Central Carolina Hospital, long-time sponsors of our Wellness Wednesday column, is making special note of the calendar and celebrating with its 29 Days of Heart.  That's right,...

Dee O’Neal – J. Glenn Edwards Elementary School

Our Welcome To Sanford Lee County Teacher of the Week is Mrs. Dee O’Neal of J. Glenn Edwards Elementary School. Mrs. O’Neal has been a Lee County teacher for 19 years, and is in...

The Chocolate Cellar

The Welcome to Sanford Business Of The Week is The Chocolate Cellar, a relatively recent addition to downtown Sanford offering simple milk chocolate, dipped fruit, truffles, and more. The Chocolate Cellar is a great place to find a...

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