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  • Two local schools will be graded differently

    SANFORD–Bragg Street Academy and Warren Williams Elementary School were not a part of the recent Performance grade report. The Board of Education has approved a different grading system for the two schools. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Two local charities are gearing up for Valentines

    SANFORD–CARA, the Temple Theatre and the Stevens Center are making final plans for Valentines benefits with “Drag Out Your Love a Prime Rib Dinner & Auction. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • No bond on rape and other sexual assault charges

    SANFORD– 24 year old Abimel Castillo Ramirez of Sanford is being held in the county jail without bail on numerous serious charges including first degree rape, first degree sexual assault, first degree kidnapping, and assault inflicting serious injury after his live-in companion received a text message. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies,

  • Selection of architects on Trustees’ agenda

    SANFORD–Trustees of Central Carolina Community College will consider the selection of architects for projects approved by voters last November. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Neighboring Moore County is hosting the Bedroom Project

    CAMERON–A traveling bedroom designed to instruct parents where to search for drugs in their home and what drugs look like, is visiting Moore County Tuesday. Interested parents may attend the session at Union Pines High School in Cameron from 6:30 to 8 PM. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • Former Tar Heel Phil Ford says Coach Dean Smith was much more than a coach

    CARY–In an interview with GP News Monday morning, former Tar Heel basketball standout Phil Ford said Dean Smith was more than a coach to him. He said he was more like a mentor and a father figure. Ford played basketball under Coach Smith from 1974-78. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits *& Oldie.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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