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Good to learn that Pam Carter will join with two members of the homeless community, according to Cumberland Board of Commissioners Vice Chairwoman Toni Stewart, as part of a six-person committee offering input for a Cumberland County Homeless Support Center.
RALEIGH — Four homeowner associations in western Fayetteville are trying to get the courts to force Fayetteville to repair and replace the dams that breached in their neighborhoods during …
The weather in Fort Liberty has been ever-changing and I can’t figure out if I should have my winter coat, winter jacket, or no jacket and an umbrella. 
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Rom-coms: The perfect match for February and Valentine’s Day
The rom-com books that you see in bookstores and on all the lists of best-sellers are there for a reason. They are among the most popular and profitable books sold. Why is that? Maybe it is because …
Thomas "Tommy" Gerald Taylor
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Lianna Davis of E.E. Smith High School.
Davis, Gantt named Athletes of the Week
Lianna Davis, E.E. Smith, wrestling Davis was the only wrestler from Cumberland County to make the finals of the first official NCHSAA women’s wrestling championships in Greensboro. …
Tye Johnson explodes with joy after becoming the first Cumberland County wrestler to win an NCHSAA individual title as a freshman.
NCHSAA wrestling tournament recap: Cape Fear High School makes history
Cape Fear High School wrestling coach Heath Wilson had legitimate hopes of bringing home four individual state champions from last weekend’s NCHSAA wrestling tournament in the Greensboro …
Dennis Edward Fortin
Dennis E. Fortin, 85 of Rockland, Massachusetts (formerly Quincy and Hull), passed away peacefully with family and loved ones by his side on February 1, 2024. Born in July of 1938, he grew up in …
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CUMBERLAND COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
Crown Event Center delay: Will it cancel concerts, comedy and other shows?

The 18-month delay in the projected opening date of the Crown Event Center planned for downtown Fayetteville creates a question: Will the concerts, comedy shows and other events that have been held at the Cumberland County Crown Complex’s Theatre and Arena on U.S. 301 cease coming to Fayetteville for more than a year and a half?

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Three from Fayetteville won Grammy Awards
Three people who grew up in Fayetteville and Cumberland County — J. Harrison Ghee, NaTasha Yvette Williams and Bryce Bordone — won Grammy Awards this month. Performers Ghee and …
THE KIRBY FILE
The Kirby File: It was a morning of deadly carnage along U.S. 301
They are what you may call footnotes in Cumberland County history, 15 migrant farm workers who were among 21 casualties of a fiery wreck more than 66 years ago along U.S. 301 in Eastover.
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CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE: PAVAN PATEL
PAVAN PATEL: Cumberland County Board of Commissioners candidate

Office sought: Cumberland County Commissioners, District 2 Party affiliation:  Republican Lives: Fayetteville Age: 33 Works: Business Owner, Commercial Real Estate …

Living under the shadow of PFAS: One family’s battle for clean water
Vickie Mullins recalls a traumatic moment in her 8-year-old grandson’s life. 
HOPE MILLS BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
Hope Mills board presents budget priorities to local delegates
Hope Mills Board of Commissioners met Monday night at the Public Safety Center on Rockfish Road to discuss their upcoming budget priorities with state delegates. North Carolina State Senators Val …
City employs no-camping ordinance to clear ‘high-risk’ encampments under Fayetteville bridges
Two homeless encampments located beneath nearby bridges spanning the Cape Fear River have been cleared and the residents placed in temporary shelter under Fayetteville’s no-camping ordinance, …
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17th annual Bread ‘n Bowls set for Thursday

“Homeless. Anything helps.” We often see these words written on cardboard, held by a person who is down on their luck. We may wonder what happened that led them to where they are today …
Obituaries
Richard Carr Yarborough
Richard Carr Yarborough, 69, of Fayetteville, passed away on Monday, February 19, 2024. Richard was born on April 24, 1954, in Lee County, to the late Hunter Yarborough and Maggie Simpson …
Debra Gail ((Barfield)) Hunt
Debra Gail Hunt, 62, of Fayetteville passed away on February 17, 2024. Debra was preceded in death by her husband, Jamie Hunt; daughter, Laura Ann Hunt; and her parents, Ted Barfield, and Annie …
Ouida Treadaway Heilman
Ouida Treadaway Heilman, 77, went to her eternal home Monday February 19, 2024, she passed at home surrounded by her surviving daughters, and loved ones. Ouida was preceded in death by her father, …
Ms. Elnora Patterson
Ms. Elnora Patterson, the daughter of the late, Mrs. Mernither M. Patterson and Mr. John Patterson, Jr., was born on April 8, 1948, in Scotland County, North Carolina. She departed her earthly life …
Judith Aleina ((Price)) Matthews
Judith Aleina Matthews, 82, of Hope Mills, passed away on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at her residence with her family by her side.  Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this …
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