Elizabeth Meares, staff development coordinator and infection preventionist for St. Joseph of the Pines, served as Nurse of the Day at the N.C. General Assembly on June 22nd.

Pinehurst - The Village of Pinehurst is pleased to launch MY VOP, a new mobile app, and a new Village website at www.vopnc.org. MY VOP and the new Village website were developed in an effort to enhance communications, service delivery, resident engagement, and transparency.

Reeder Road in the Westmoore community will be closed to thru traffic on Wednesday, June 22 from 0730 hrs. to approximately 1500 hrs. for an emergency pipe repair.

The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys has recognized the exceptional performance of North Carolina’s Criminal Law Attorney Richard J. Costanza as 2016 10 Best Criminal Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction.

Tuesday, June 14th
8:00 p.m.
Village Green in Pinehurst

Pictured above left to right Kim Disney with Friend To Friend, Secretary Kathryn Johnston, Anne Friesen the Executive Director for Friend To Friend, and Laura May with Friend To Friend.

The new Southern Pines Ace Hardware opened for their first day of business today at 7:30 AM. Located just before the Airport Road roundabout off of NC Highway 22 the new store is open 7 days a week.

A recruiter with the NC State Highway Patrol will visit the Troop H District 6 (Moore County & Hoke County) area on Wednesday June 15th 2016, from 6 pm – 8 pm. The recruiter visit will be held at the Aberdeen Fire Department located at 800 Holly Street in Aberdeen.

Sheriff Neil Godfrey announced today that Frank Rodriguez has been promoted to the position of Chief Deputy with the Sheriff’s Office. This promotion is effective today.

Sheriff Neil Godfrey had resigned from his office effective at the end of the day today May 31 2016, however Monday afternoon 5/30/16 the Sheriff is reported to have contacted County Manager Wayne Vest withdrawing his resignation.

Collecting New & Gently Used Children’s Books Until June 30th

Roles Include Disaster Response For House Fires

A makeshift roadside memorial has come to life along NC Highway 211 in memory of 23 year old Steven Markel McGregor after he was struck down by a hit and run driver Friday morning.

May 15 – 21 is North Carolina Hurricane Preparedness Week

Carthage - Sheriff Neil Godfrey announced today that he intends to retire on May 31st. Sheriff Godfrey stated “I will celebrate my 65th birthday later this month. I have devoted approximately 43 years of my life in law enforcement serving the citizens of Moore County and the State of North Carolina. I have had a very rewarding career and look forward to enjoying retirement. This decision will enable me to spend more time with my family, my church and on projects that benefit our community.

Southern Pines - The Southern Pines Police Department is pleased to announce the Employee of the Quarter Award for the 1st Quarter of 2016. This award recognizes police department employees who have provided exemplary service to the community, or performed in a manner worthy of recognition. This award is the result of a peer nomination and action by the supervisory and leadership team of the Southern Pines Police Department.