For Terry Sanford ace, baseball success is a family tradition

By Earl Vaughan Jr. There’s an oft-repeated quote from the world of sports: Tradition never graduates. Terry Sanford junior pitcher Brady Gore is living proof of the truth of that […]

These children are making a difference one bath bomb at a time

By Emerson Jackson Andrea Campos has a favorite quote that describes her five children’s kind-hearted actions, “The ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world […]

Bill Kirby Jr.: Mayor, Former Mayor Go One On One

            Call it a conversation of civil discourse Monday as Mayor Mitch Colvin welcomed former mayor Tony Chavonne to his “Mayor’s Moment” weekly broadcast on WIDU 1600 AM radio, and […]

Gusto Napoletano offers authentic fare

By Kathryn Kelly Across from Harris Teeter on Raeford Road, and many miles away from Italy, you’ll find true authentic pizza at Gusto Napoletano Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant. Owner Nadia […]

A delicious ode to Apple Bill McFadyen

By Jennifer McFadyen Hammond My daughters don’t have uncles. Not in the traditional sense, at least. My husband and I are both only children, so biologically, uncles aren’t on their […]

Cape Fear wrestlers try to continue success despite challenges

By Earl Vaughan Jr. Another season of successful wrestling is nothing new for Heath Wilson at Cape Fear High School, where the Colts have been known for their prowess in […]

Gray’s Creek wrestlers think their assistant coach really rocks

By Earl Vaughan Jr. When Earl Horan found himself unexpectedly thrust into the role of head wrestling coach at Gray’s Creek High School at the start of the current season, […]

DestinationFAY: Home Sweet Home

BY KIM HASTY NOTHING IS MORE IMPORTANT than the feeling of finding that perfect neighborhood for you and your family to feel comfortable and right at home. Whether you’re looking […]

DestinationFAY: My Childhood Memories of Fayetteville

By Weeks Parker WHEN I WAS A VERY YOUNG CHILD, I lived with my parents, Weeks and Mattie Maultsby Parker, my sister Vivian and my aunt Lucy Maultsby in a […]

Fayetteville Academy remembers Emmi Barbaro: ‘We felt like this was the right time’

By Kim Hasty Members of the Fayetteville Academy Class of 2021 will be turning their tassels and celebrating Friday. But like many of the milestones they’ve experienced, they’ll be missing […]