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  • 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.

  • Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott Expects Grandparents to Spoil Her Baby Rotten This Christmas

    Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott Expects Grandparents to Spoil Her Baby Rotten This Christmas

    Lady Antebellum‘s Hillary Scott will celebrate her first Christmas with her baby girl, Eisele [pr: IZE-lee], this year, but she and her husband, drummer Chris Tyrell, aren’t going over-the-top with Christmas gifts for the little one. Hillary tells ABC News Radio, “I think the two of us, my husband and I, will probably get her a few things, but it will be — she’s the first grandchild on both sides, so I think the grandparents will definitely shower her with presents.” Hillary and Chris celebrated their first Christmas as a married couple last year, and he convinced her to get… Read more

  • Taylor Swift Collaborating Her Way Through Another Reinvention for Fifth Studio Album

    Taylor Swift Collaborating Her Way Through Another Reinvention for Fifth Studio Album

    Taylor Swift is reinventing herself all over again for her upcoming fifth album, expected to come out sometime in 2014. The new project will include songwriting collaborations between Taylor and other longtime songwriters and producers. “I see it as a bit of an apprenticeship,” Taylor tells Billboard. “I want to be around people who love writing songs and have done it for years. Every time I’m in a studio I’m learning, like how to build a drum track, and getting a new perspective on things. It’s so thrilling to keep learning on your fifth album.” Taylor knows her fans expect… Read more

  • George Zimmerman Sells Painting for $100K

    George Zimmerman Sells Painting for $100K

    (NEW YORK) — He’s no Picasso or Warhol, but George Zimmerman still managed to get six figures for a piece of his original artwork. Zimmerman’s painting of a blue American flag adorned with words from the Pledge of Allegiance fetched $100,099.99 on eBay.  Bidding, which ended on Saturday, started at $0.99. The former Florida neighborhood watch captain will presumably use the money from the auction to help pay off some of the $2 million in legal fees he incurred when he was on trial for the murder of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman was acquitted last August but has since been… Read more

  • Cole Swindell's Family Gets Down and "Dirty" with Their Christmas Gift Exchange

    Cole Swindell's Family Gets Down and "Dirty" with Their Christmas Gift Exchange

    Cole Swindell‘s family doesn’t simply exchange presents at Christmastime. Instead, they spice things up with a game of Dirty Santa, in which each family member draws a number allowing them either to draw from a pile of gifts or take a gift away from another family member. “It’s always hilarious,” Cole says. “We always have an uncle or an aunt that brings a crazy gift that everybody wants. So, it gets pretty feisty in there.” So far, no one has ever gotten hurt during the Swindell family’s annual gift exchange. Cole adds, “It’s just a fun time to just have… Read more

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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