Local Government

Town staff honored with service awards

Town of Southern Pines employees recently gathered to recognize staff members who achieved a service award during 2021. The Town’s

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Lee County Hometown Revitalization program awards announced

January 14, 2022 0

Duke Energy awarded Hometown Revitalization grants to 30 communities across the state, totaling $750,000. This is part of their effort to offset the negative effects…

NCDOT gets ready for winter weather by prepping area roads

January 14, 2022 0

As the N.C. Department of Transportation prepares for this weekend’s winter weather, North Carolinians are urged to get any food or other supplies they may…

Candidate filing set to resume Feb. 24

January 13, 2022 0

Candidate filing for North Carolina’s 2022 primary elections, as well as rescheduled municipal elections, will resume at 8 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 24, and end at…

Bank of America slashes fees for account overdrafts

January 11, 2022 0

NEW YORK (AP) — Bank of America slashed the amount it charges customers when they spend more than they have in their accounts and plans…