Sunday, February 25, 2024

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...

Sanford Cheerleading Team Brings Home The Prize

Sanford’s Cheer Extreme, Team Rain, brought home the highest honor recently in the Athletic Championship in Chattanooga, Tennessee, earning recognition for their innovative choreography, all-star stunts, and shining personalities. With their victory, Cheer Extreme Sanford...

WANTED: West Lee Middle School Readers

Keen observers walking into or past the West Lee Middle School media center will see several “wanted” posters taped to the windows. Who is “wanted” at WLMS? Readers, curious and engaged. Many teachers, and now...

Lee County Schools Promotes 4 Administrators

The Lee County School District has announced 4 promotions of existing administrators, in preparation of the coming school year. Two Assistant Principals, Ricky Secor and Sharron Williams, have advanced to new positions as school...

SanLee Middle School Student Performs At Carnegie Hall

Local student Allison Podlogar has already accomplished a feat that countless numbers of legendary performers never attained. The SanLee Middle School eighth grader has performed at Carnegie Hall. Allison was recently selected as one of...

Community Action Organization Earns Life Changing Grant Dollars

A long-standing and valued area nonprofit organization, Johnston-Lee-Harnett Community Action, has received a $20,000 grant to improve housing and help those in emergency living situations. The organization was founded in 1966 and has been...

CCCC Ranks #1 In NC Community College Ratings

A popular online evaluation site which publishes annual evaluations of the nation's community colleges has awarded Central Carolina Community College it's top ranking among the state community colleges in its recently released report. Niche.com,...

Lee County Schools Earn Stellar State Rankings For 2016-17

Lee County Schools have continued their trend of positive evaluations in the annual North Carolina State of Education Assessments, in the 2016-17 school year. Every school in the district achieved a performance grade of...

Student Coders Busy At Work At Lee County Schools

Schools throughout Lee County recently participated in Computer Science Education Week through The Hour of Code initiative, which gives people of all ages and backgrounds an opportunity to learn and practice computer coding. Two notable...

Sanford’s New YMCA Location Makes A Big Splash

The Sanford and Lee County health and wellness community added a sparkling new destination and more fitness options, with the grand opening of the brand location of Sanford's Ingram Family YMCA. The Y is...

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