The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a heat advisory for three days beginning Saturday. Heat index values will be over 100 degrees on Saturday through Tuesday, according to a Cumberland County news release.
The official dress rehearsal for the Cumberland County Schools high school football season takes place Friday night with separate evenings of preseason scrimmages involving all 10 schools and several outside schools invited to fill out the schedule.
The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office is asking that a manslaughter charge be filed against a juvenile in connection with the July 27 shooting death of an 8-year-old girl. Jenesis Dockery died after suffering a gunshot wound in the 3300 block of Mercedes Drive in Fayetteville, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
More than 60 employers will be available to meet with veterans, military spouses, and members of the National Guard and Reserve at a jobs fair next week on Fort Liberty.
The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles has opened a license plate agency in Robeson County, according to a news release. The agency is at 118 W. Fifth St. in Lumberton.
Donors are encouraged to help keep the blood supply from falling short during blood drives in August.
The Cumberland County Board of Education met Tuesday after a monthlong summer break to discuss the upcoming school year and plans for new and old buildings. Superintendent Marvin Connelly Jr. …
After a break from meetings in the month of July, the Cumberland County Board of Commissioners on Monday discussed the 2024 fiscal year budget, made some appointments, and presented a national achievement award.
Get into music in a fun and easy way by learning to play the ukulele. Cumberland County Public Library is excited to launch the Cliffdale Ukulele Club. The group will meet at the Cliffdale Regional Library, 6882 Cliffdale Road, on the second Saturday of every month at 2 p.m. beginning Sept. 9.
DVDs, laptop computers, cellphones and other electronic devices were seized Thursday when two Fayetteville men were arrested on child pornography charges, according to the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office. Both men are registered sex offenders, according to a news release.