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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.

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Family Practitioner Dr. Uma Darji Joins Central Carolina Hospital

Family Medicine Physician Uma (Shah) Darji, M.D. has joined the staff at Central Carolina Hospital and will be providing Primary Care services to patients from the Central Carolina Community Family Care facility located at...

Your Safety Comes First. Learn More.

We were planning to use this space to announce the debut of our newest feature, Funday Fridays -- a weekly column with lots of information about family-friendly community happenings. However, in view of the...

SAGA Names Mike Smith New CEO

The Sanford Area Growth Alliance (SAGA) has named Stanly County Economic Development Director Mike Smith as it's new chief executive offer.  Smith succeeds departing CEO Joy Thrush, who has led the organization since 2015. A...

Dozens of National Night Out Festivities Take Place In Sanford August 7

Over 3 dozen neighborhoods, churches and organizations will be teaming up with the City of Sanford to celebrate National Night Out on Tuesday August 7. NNO is a community police partnership program that helps...

Brew Too! Camelback Becomes Sanford’s 2nd Craft Brewery

Camelback Brewing Company has made its much-anticipated debut at its new home in the Spring Lane Galleria Shopping Center.  Under the direction of owner and head brewer Mike Stec, Camelback is the second Sanford...

Lee County Schools Announce Open House Schedule

With another school year in the Lee County Schools system roughly a month away, it’s time for students and families to start making plans. The school district has announced its full schedule of open...

Central Carolina Hospital Receives National Award For Wound Healing

Central Carolina Hospital's Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine practice has been honored with a national award for continued excellence in wound healing. The Robert A. Warriner III Center of Excellence Award is given to...

Central Carolina Hospital Adds Gastroenterologist Dr. Philip Brondon To Staff

Central Carolina Hospital has announced the addition of gastroenterologist Dr. Philip Brondon to its staff. Dr. Brondon will be based at the hospital-affiliated Mid-Carolina Gastroenterology practice located at 110 Dennis Street, Sanford. His areas of...

Happy Independence Day!

How are you planning to celebrate Independence Day? If you’re looking for a community event, there are nearby options on the 3rd, 4th, and this weekend. Sanford’s own Community Celebration will be held at East...

Central Carolina Hospital Parent Company Earns Patient Safety Award

LifePoint Health has been recognized as 2017 recipient of the prestegous John M. Eisenberg Award for Innovation in Patient Safety at the Local Level. Awarded annually by the National Joint Commission and the National...

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