Sanford NC News

LOCAL SANFORD, NC NEWS

  • A new year is just a day away

    SANFORD–Only one more day remaining in 2013, and a new year will ring in new rules, regulations and laws. CCCC officials are reminding persons working on their GED that Monday is the deadline for the current test and cost. Also, January will bring news fees and taxes on many things including entertainment. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Local officers dealing with another murder

    SANFORD–46 year old Michael Andre Smith of Magnolia Street was shot Christmas Eve and died a short time later at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill. 20 year old Phillip Howard Fortune was arrested Christmas Day and charged with first degree murder. He is being held without bail. This marked the 5th murder, 4 of them in the city, since November 22. No other arrests have been made. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Local resident sworn in to CCCC Trustee Board

    SANFORD–According to information received from local resident Keith Clark, his appointment to the CCCC Board of Trustees was official Friday. He said he was appointed by Gov. Pat McCory, and the paper work was sent to Dr. Bud Marchant at the college. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Loca lresident sworn in to CCCC Trustee Board

    SANFORD–According to information received from local resident Keith Clark, his appointment to the CCCC Board of Trustees was official Friday after he was sworn in. He said he was appointed by Gov. Pat McCory. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Robbery in Broadway

    BROADWAY-According to reports, an elderly couple were robbed of cash and prescription medications after they posed as workers and were able to divert the couple. One suspect went outside with the couple to examine the land, while the other one stayed behind and took the money and medicine. The two left in a white pickup. The case is under investigation. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Another murder in a neighboring county

    SOUTHERN PINES–Another murder was reported in Southern Pines Sunday night. According to police reports, a man was shot and killed in the parking lot of the Lowes Home Improvement Store on US 15-501. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits and Oldies.

  • City & County officials will tour the Buggy Factory

    SANFORD–Lee County Commissioners & members of the Sanford City Council will tour the former Buggy Factory, currently owned by Progressive Contractors, Monday morning. The city and county have approved, in concept, the possible purchase of the building to house many agencies in a space saving move. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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