Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Family Caregivers Need Care Too!

November is National Family Caregivers Month -- a time we set aside to recognize, thank and support those extra-special people who provide the best quality-of-life possible, for loved ones who need assistance. Here's an...

Employ These Lunchtime Strategies At Work

Is 2020 the year you become healthier and more fit? Great! When it comes to nutritious eating habits, it can be rather easy to get a good start with breakfast, and to make the...

Sanford’s Transportation Fixation

Over the past few years we've written several articles that detail Sanford's origins as a “train town.” The beginnings of Sanford can be traced to the early 1870s, when a new railroad from Raleigh...

Making Cervical Health A 2020 Resolution

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month and health care providers are unanimous in stressing this importance. The reason is clear — cervical cancer is preventable when women make use of vaccinations and screening activities...

Artist of the Week – Ty Hooker

This week's Welcome To Sanford Artist of the Week is popular local oil painter Ty Hooker. Among his many achievements as an artist, Ty was honored last June at the Lee County Enrichment Center,...

Artist of the Week – Chris Dalton

Our Welcome To Sanford Artist of the Week is popular local artist Chris Dalton. A self-taught artisan, Chris has mastered several styles of art throughout her career, including painting, sculpture, murals, figurines and much...

Shopping In Store In Downtown Sanford

Happy Thanksgiving! Our Throwback feature last week paid tribute to some of the area's earliest merchants and manufacturers This week, as we all prepare for the biggest traditional shopping days of the year, let’s step...

An Endor Doorway Into History

For nearly a century, one of the most prominent roads in Sanford was Endor Street. Doesn’t ring a bell? Perhaps the Endor name is familiar to you because of the Endor Iron Furnace Greenway, or...

Jennifer Doss – J. Glenn Edwards Elementary

This week's Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week column features J. Glenn Edwards Elementary School’s Jennifer Doss. Ms. Doss is in tenth year as a kindergarten teacher at Edwards and has called the...

Visiting A Doctor? Plan Ahead!

Do you, or a family member, have an appointment with a health care provider coming up in the near future? If so, make sure you are well positioned to get the most benefit possible by...

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