Wednesday, May 12, 2021

George Beasley – Tramway Elementary

Tramway Elementary School 5th Grade Teacher George Beasley is the Sanford Spectrum Teacher of the Week. Mr. Beasley hold a BS degree in Elementary Education from East Carolina University, as well as a certification...

The North State Meets The Wild West

Families sometimes travel a long distance on summer vacation, but there is a local destination just outside Sanford's city limits that offers a different type of transportation ... back to the Wild West of...

Do Credit Inquiries Hurt Your Credit Score?

There's a widely held belief that every time your credit report is pulled by an interested party, it has a negative impact on insurance rates, ability to borrow money, open a bank account, and...

Physician Practices Unveil New Identities To Reflect Affiliation With Central Carolina Hospital

Central Carolina Hospital has announced that the physician practices employed by the hospitals will feature names highlighting the practices’ connection to the hospitals. The change will become effective August 1. Physicians and staff providing care...

Hal Siler: An Appreciation

Last Thursday’s feature showcased some of Sanford’s big businesses from a century ago. Today we honor the memory of Mr. Hal Siler, a 25-year Executive Vice President of the Sanford Area Chamber of Commerce, and...

Travel Tips For Summer Safety

While summer can be a wonderful time to get out and enjoy the great outdoors, it’s important to remember some key safety tips for keeping your summer fun and free of injury and stress. This...

DeShanta Prince — Lee County High School

DeShanta Prince, a highly respected English Teacher at Lee County High School, is our Lee County Teacher of the Week. Ms. Prince teaches English II and III and works with the Exceptional Students program...

History & Health Come Together On Mural Art Trail

There's a great way to combine light fitness, fun, and a first-hand look at the history of Sanford on the City of Sanford's Mural Art Trail.  It's a perfect summer activity for families with...

Pre-Approval Increases Your Odds Of Getting The Ideal Home

Do you know the biggest regret many savvy first-time home buyers have? It’s not getting pre-approved up-front for their loan. There are several advantages to being a qualified buyer long before you try to find...

Sanford’s Big Business Beginnings

In the eyes of many, the City of Sanford is enjoying a business resurgence. In many respects, it's just the latest in the economic ebbs and flows we've experienced for over 150 years. Let's...

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