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  • Unemployment benefits will soon be ending for thousands

    SANFORD–The first of July is just a little over a week away. City and county budgets must be operational and several state laws will be in effect. According to official reports, at least 71,000 people in North Carolina will lose their unemployment benefits July 1. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Oklahoma will benefit from two local events Saturday

    SANFORD–The Tramway Fire Department and Honda of Sanford are hosting complementing events Saturday with proceeds going to the Red Cross to help the people in Moore, Oklahoma, who’s lives were devastated after recent tornadoes. Honda of Sanford is hosting a poker run Saturday and Dusty Phillips said the cost is only $20 and an opportunity for everyone to get in on a good cause. After the poker run, things will heat up at the Fairgrounds for the raising Oklahoma concert. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Peace & Unity garden to be dedicated Saturday

    SANFORD–When help is needed, it comes to us in different ways. When we are hungry, we depend on agencies like CUOC, Salvation Army, Bread Basket, etc., to fill our tummies. The Peace & Unity Community garden will be dedicated Saturday morning with a ribbon cutting. The garden, located at the cul-de-sac off Hudson Avenue is a community project with its purpose being to help provide food for the needy. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Solid waste transition underway

    SANFORD–New garbage containers are being delivered to city residents, however, city public works officials asks that they not be put into use until July 1. Residents should continue to use the Waste Management ROLL-OUT CARTS until the company’s contract expires at the end of June. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Community meetings have been scheduled on EDC strategies

    SANFORD–The Lee County Board of Commissioners will hold community meetings to receive input from the public on the Lee County Economic Strategic Plan. Meetings will be held at seven PM on Tuesday, June 25 AT Deep River Elementary School, Wednesday, June 26 at the McSwain Center and Thursday, June 27 at the Broadway Community Center. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • AM Buzz Thursday

    SANFORD–A good way to find out what’s going on in the business world in Sanford/Lee County, is the monthly AM Buzz. This month’s business networking opportunity will be held at 7:30 am Thursday at LCI on Tramway Road. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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