Forecast for Sanford, NC

Partly Cloudy
Monday 07/06 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sun and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 89F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Tuesday 07/07 20%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 91F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 07/08 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High 94F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 07/09 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High near 95F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Friday 07/10 20%
Clear
Sunshine and some clouds. High 96F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Saturday 07/11 10%
Clear
Sunshine. High near 95F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
 

Recent Posts

  • The city may be getting a new grocery store

    SNFORD–NC 87 South is becoming a shopping mecca with new stores, restaurants and other business, and now there’s word that a new grocery store is coming. No name or details have been released. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • National Night out is coming

    SANFORD–The City of Sanford and Lee County Partnership for Children will host an afternoon of fun, a precursor to National Night Out in the Chatham Street Parking lot Saturday. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Lee County Health Department plans public meeting

    SANFORD–Lee County residents will be able to have input when the Health Department hosts a presentation and public discussion on a proposed addition to the animal control ordinance. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Quiet 4th in Lee County

    SANFORD–The 4th of July Holiday period ended at midnight Sunday with only a thunderstorm to end the celebration. Beautiful fireworks lit up the skies Saturday night, and there were no fatalities reported throughout the weekend. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Suspect in Woman's Death on San Francisco Pier Says Shooting Was an Accident

    Suspect in Woman's Death on San Francisco Pier Says Shooting Was an Accident

    (SAN FRANCISCO) — The man suspected of killing a woman at a popular San Francisco pier said the shooting was an accident, claiming he found a gun wrapped in a T-shirt and it went off when he picked it up. Francisco Sanchez said in a exclusive jailhouse interview with ABC station KGO-TV in San Francisco that he was wandering on Pier 14 after taking sleeping pills he found in a dumpster. He told KGO-TV that he saw a T-shirt and when he picked it up there was a gun was wrapped in it, and it went off. “Then suddenly I […]

  • Mother of Baby Girl Found on Side of Maryland Road Arrested

    Mother of Baby Girl Found on Side of Maryland Road Arrested

    (ANNE ARUNDEL, Md.) —  The mother of a baby girl found apparently abandoned on the side of a Maryland road was arrested Sunday evening, accused of taking the infant out of her car and leaving her there. Sandra Clara McClary was charged with child neglect and reckless endangerment, Anne Arundel County police said in a statement. The woman had called police after they had posted the baby’s photo on social media, Lt. T.J. Smith of the Anne Arundel County Police said at a news conference earlier Sunday. The woman, who was verified as the baby’s mother, initially told investigators the […]

  • Two Killed, Three Missing After Boat Capsizes on Ohio River in Kentucky

    Two Killed, Three Missing After Boat Capsizes on Ohio River in Kentucky

    (LOUISVILLE, Ky.) — A man and a 14-year-old boy are dead and three people were missing Sunday after a boat capsized on the Ohio River near Louisville, Kentucky, officials said. Nine people were on board when the accident occurred Saturday night, Louisville Fire Chief Gregory Frederick said. Four people were rescused but three people — two adults and one child — were still missing, Frederick said. Rescue crews were searching the river for them Sunday, the Coast Guard said. The group rented a pontoon boat around 8 p.m. Saturday, officials said, and the accident was reported just before 9:30 p.m. […]