Tommy Bradford is a Fayetteville homebuilder who divides his time between this city and his home in Pinehurst, where folks there and in the rest of Moore County are coping with the results of an assault on two utility substations on Saturday. An estimated 44,000 Sandhills homes and businesses were left in the dark.
Cynthia Leeks says she thinks ShotSpotter is a good company, but she told representatives of the gunshot-detection business on Wednesday evening that the technology is not suitable for Fayetteville.
No life-threatening injuries were reported Thursday morning when a Cumberland County Schools bus overturned in the 2000 block of Slocomb Road, according to the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office.
Fayetteville Regional Airport unveiled its terminal renovations and expansion on Wednesday, according to a city news release. The renovations include a new entrance canopy and enhanced security.
With an eye on neighboring Moore County, the Fayetteville Public Works Commission says it is increasing its monitoring, reviewing security procedures, and working with local authorities to ensure the delivery of services to customers.
Sweet Tea Shakespeare will present a program of folk Christmas music for three nights beginning Thursday. “Behold: A Folk Christmas Cantata” will be performed at 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 1601 Raeford Road.
If you are homeless in this county, you have an advocate in Toni Stewart, chairwoman of the Cumberland County Board of Commissioners. She is a passionate voice for those without a roof …
The curriculum committee of the Cumberland County Board of Education approved purchase agreements totaling about $8 million on Tuesday for services and goods with the educational supply companies …
If you happened to be at the Cumberland County Courthouse, it was hard to miss the news that Wednesday, Nov. 30, was Amy H. Cannon Day. On every floor, a huge poster display in the area of the elevators thanked Cannon for 32 years of service. Cannon, who is retiring, has been the Cumberland County manager for the past eight years.
A Fayetteville man has been arrested in a fatal shooting that happened on Treetop Drive in May, the Fayetteville Police Department said. Khailil Johnson, 19, of the 7000 block of Ryan Street, is …