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  • Local teens search for jobs

    SANFORD–It’s the first full week of the end of school and many teens are pounding the pavement looking for work. The teen unemployment rate is extremely high across the state. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Several big issues will be addressed by city & county officials Monday

    SANFORD–Three members of the City Council and the City Manager will meet jointly with county officials Monday afternoon to discuss funding for Brick Capital CDC, agreements regarding purchases/expenses related to the Buggy Factory, and O.T. Sloan Park and the Hales Center. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Charleston shootings have far reaching effects

    SANFORD–The killing of nine people in a Charleston, S.C. church has brought home the fact that crime and bad things can happen anywhere. Many local Bible schools changed their lessons Thursday evening to discuss the terrible tragedy. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • A Sanford man killed in Harnett County

    BUNNLEVEL–53 year old James Jefferson, Jr. of Broadway was shot and killed by a 28 year old man in Harnett County. Authorities say the two were acquaintances. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Father’s Day helps the local economy

    SANFORD–Father’s Day is Sunday and local merchants say it’s a busy time. Not like Christmas or Mother’s Day but many gifts are being purchased with fishing tackle and exercise equipment topping the lists. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • A big shakeup at the Sanford Housing Authority

    SANFORD–The majority of the former members of the Sanford Housing Authority were removed by the City Council his week, and the seats have already been filled. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.