Wednesday, July 24, 2024

You Can’t “Beat” A Healthy Heart

February is American Heart Month. It’s an important time to remember to treat your heart well and do everything you can to ensure that it stays healthy for the long run.  This week, our...

Shannon Williams – Broadway Elementary School

This week's Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week is Shannon Williams, from Broadway Elementary School.  Mrs. Williams is in fourth year at Broadway and in her fourth year teaching fifth grade. A native...

Sanford Latin Dance Studio

This Friday's Welcome to Sanford Business of the Week is Sanford Latin Dance Studio! Sanford Latin Dance offers one-on-one private dance lessons, and group classes (currently cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic) for Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha,...

Outposts Out Of The Past

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...

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...

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...

Big Bloomers Flower Farm

While we might've just seen snow, it feels like Spring weather is just around the corner here in Sanford. That's why our Welcome to Sanford Business of the Week is Big Bloomers Flower Farm! Big Bloomers...

Train Tracking

Last week, our Throwback column 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...

Let’s Stress This Stress Test!

Our Wellness column last Wednesday shared 4 essential factors in the quest for quality health. They included nutrition, lifestyle, sleep and stress. While addressing the challenges of the first three areas is rather self-evident,...

Leslie Cottrell — Greenwood Elementary School

Our latest Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week is Leslie Cottrell, from Greenwood Elementary School.  Mrs. Cottrell has served as the school's AIG specialist since 2017.  Prior to her arrival at Greenwood, Mrs....

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