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News & Notes

The News & Notes section of Welcome To Sanford is intended to share information about upcoming events and the latest accomplishments of Sanford and Lee County.  It’s a great resource for visitors, potential new arrivals and long-standing residents.

We encourage you to bookmark this page and drop by on a regular basis.

And if your organization has an upcoming event, or news to share with the community, please be sure to let us know via email at Welcome To Sanford.

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United Way of Lee County To Host ACE Event

On January 29th, United Way of Lee County will be hosting Compassion '19: Beyond ACEs--Building Awareness and Resilience in Lee County. This event will be a free community roundtable that will focus on Adverse...

Family Game Night Is The Best Night

2019 is here and we hope you are excited for all the new and same great things happening in Sanford this year! This Saturday, January 5th Kendale Bowling Lanes is hosting a Disco Bowling...

Central Carolina Hospital Names Jessi Ayers Chief Financial Officer

Sanford's Central Carolina Hospital has appointed experienced financial healthcare professional Jessi Ayers to the position of Chief Financial Officer. Ayers brings over a decade of financial healthcare experience to her new position and joins CCH...

Bring In The New Year In Sanford

Another Christmas has come and gone! We hope everyone had an excellent season of celebration with family and friends. This week we are featuring some family friendly events as well as a New Year's...

Time To Start Wrapping Up

Christmas is almost here! Time to start wrapping up (literally) all the shopping and activities! This weekend is the last weekend of the Broken Plow Farm show, The Lights of Christmas! Visitors will enjoy...

Central Carolina Hospital Adds Interventional Cardiologist

Sanford's Central Carolina Hospital has announced the addition of interventional cardiologist Rajiv S. Swamy, MD, FACC to its staff, effective December 5, 2018. He joins the hospital and organization from Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh,...

It’s A Wonderful Life In Sanford

This weekend a special holiday show is taking place at the Mann Center of North Carolina! Big Band at the Mann will be a lively event with sounds of great bands like Glenn Miller,...

WTS Artist Of The Week Debuts In January 2019

Welcome To Sanford is excited to announce the impending debut of its newest weekly Sanford Spectrum feature, the Welcome To Sanford Artist of the Week.  The column will spotlight the community's full range of...

Wrapping For Rescues

There are many ways to get involved this holiday season within the community. This week we are featuring Wrapping For Rescues! Wrapping for Rescues involves awesome volunteers taking some of the holiday stress away...

Holiday Storytime In Sanford

December arrives tomorrow which means the holiday season is in full swing! As our previous two articles have mentioned, the Christmas parade is taking place this weekend December 3rd in downtown at 7pm. The...

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