Sgt. Jason Graham recipient of the 2014 James W. Wise Officer of the Year Award.

Tickets On Sale Until December 13th Drawing

NC Community Colleges Small Business Center Network Encourages Consumers to "Shop Small"

After 28 years of serving the Sandhills, Richard Yow ("Ricky") of Rick's Auto Marketing Center has decided to close his flagship dealership Rick's Auto Marketing Center located along US Highway 15-501 in Carthage at the end of this year.  (More)

Tonia Golden, a registered nurse in the Emergency Department at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, had been told that the "patient" in the bed in her exam room had been brought in by EMS, so she was expecting to find someone seriously ill. Instead, she found her husband, U.S. Army Spec. Thomas Golden, newly, unexpectedly and appropriately returned on Veterans Day from a nine-month deployment in Afghanistan. (More)

Thank You To Our Veterans

Tuesday, 11 November 2014 00:02

Veterans Day 2014

"A man who stops advertising to save money is like a man who stops a clock to save time" - Henry Ford

Pictured is a Meridian kiosk inside the NC iCenter that serves as a DMV license renewal station.

Sheriff Neil Godfrey announced today that this Friday night our streets will be scattered with little ghosts, goblins, and witches trick-or-treating. "Halloween should be filled with surprise and enjoyment, and following some common sense practices can keep events safer and more fun," said Sheriff Godfrey.

Lander, Wyo. - David Callister, 18, of Southern Pines, N.C., recently completed a wilderness expedition traveling in the Rocky Mountains with the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS).

Newcomers Of The Pinehurst Area are excited to announce that the Newcomers' website has a new name -- www.newcomersofpinehurst.com. Launched in October, the new site has new features and is more user-friendly. Members may now use the features of our site on a mobile device. We have also changed our hosting company to better serve our needs and have retained Parker Wallman of Wallman Design to design a new website that is simple to navigate.

Pictured above Pinehurst Chief Of Police Earl Phipps and Senior Patrol Officer Lawson R. Thomas

Moore County's Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) was recognized by the Destination Marketing Association of North Carolina (DMANC) during the association's annual awards ceremony recently held in Winston-Salem. The CVB received four first-place awards (platinum) and one second-place award (gold). The CVB was awarded more platinum awards than any other destination marketing organization (DMO) within the state. The Destination Marketing Achievement Awards honor and showcase innovative, best practices, creativity and outstanding efforts in tourism marketing.

Keep Moore County Beautiful Big Sweep

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 00:00

Keep Moore County Beautiful recently took part in the North Carolina Big Sweep Cleanup Program, which is the North Carolina component of the International Coastal Cleanup. The North Carolina Big Sweep is a one-day event to remove litter in North Carolina.

The deputies in the photos from left to right are Sergeant Jesse Robbins, Deputy Alex Rubio, Deputy Megan Prieto and Deputy Rasha Gatling.