Feb 19, 2024

State funds available for bicycle, pedestrian and facilities projects

Graphic provided by: NCDOT The N.C. Department of Transportation is accepting applications for the 2024 Multimodal Planning Grant Program, which provides state planning funds for identifying bike and walking paths and transit connections.Applica ...

Feb 14, 2024

Virtual open house planned for FAMPO Metropolitan Transportation Plan 2050 on Feb. 29

The Fayetteville Area Metropolitan Planning Organization will hold a virtual open house Thursday, Feb. 29, 2024, from 4 until 7 p.m., to present the FAMPO Metropolitan Transportation Plan through the year 2050.A brief presentation will be held at 4:3 ...

Feb 7, 2024

Hope Mills Board of Commissioners appoints Town Manager

Mr. Chancer F. McLaughlin. Photo provided by: Town of Hope Mills The Hope Mills Mayor and Board of Commissioners are pleased to announce that Mr.Chancer F. McLaughlin is the new Town Manager for Town of Hope Mills.As a member of the Internationa ...

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HealthKeeperz Achieves Certification for Tailored Care Management in North Carolina

Posted Feb 1, 2024
PEMBROKE, NC — HealthKeeperz, a leading community-based healthcare organization, is proud to announce that it has recently achieved certification to provide Tailored Care Management (TCM) in North Carolina. This certification, a significant mile entire article
Feb 1, 2024

Cumberland County hires communications director

Diane Rice - Photo provided by Cumberland CountyDiane Rice has been hired as Cumberland County’s new Communications Director. Rice’s first day with Cumberland County was Monday, Jan. 29, 2024.Rice comes to Cumberland County from Texas, where she serv ...

Feb 1, 2024

Cumberland County accepting proposals for opioid early intervention strategies

Cumberland County is seeking proposals from agencies for projects that will help the community implement high-impact early intervention strategies to address the opioid epidemic.As part of the Opioid Settlement Fund, Cumberland County will receive a ...

Jan 31, 2024

City of Fayetteville announces earlier city council meeting start times in 2024

The Fayetteville City Council will be holding their work sessions and regular meetings earlier starting in February 2024. Work sessions will now be held at 2:00 p.m. on the first Monday of each month and the city council’s regular meetings will ...

Jan 30, 2024

ARP Committee reopens Nonprofit Assistance Program; Applications to be accepted Feb. 1-29

Image courtesy of Cumberland CountyThe Cumberland County Board of Commissioners American Rescue Plan (ARP) Committee voted during a meeting Thursday, Jan. 25, to reopen the County’s Nonprofit Assistance Program to allow additional nonprofit organizat ...

Jan 26, 2024

Funds available for local nonprofits through City of Fayetteville; Applications due Jan. 28

The City of Fayetteville’s Economic and Community Development is actively seeking proposals from local nonprofits to help the city address homelessness, mental health, youth engagement and violence interruption.  Proposals should address ke ...

Nov 21, 2023

FSU awarded U.S. Department of Energy grant to launch building training and assessment centers

Image courtesy of U.S. DOEThe U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced Nov. 16 that Fayetteville State University will receive a $900,000 grant to establish a new Build Training and Assessment Center (BTAC) as a part of the Biden Administration’s In ...

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In The Current Issue

Walk through history: Fayetteville's African American Heritage Trail announces plans for revitalization and renewal

The trail highlights specific historic landmarks and other areas with markers such as the one pictured above at Fayetteville State University - Photo by GFBJThe African American Heritage Trail of Fayetteville has been a project in the works for over

50 years strong: Coldwell Banker Advantage celebrates 50 years in service to the real estate needs of the greater Fayetteville community

Logo provided by CBAColdwell Banker Advantage in Fayetteville, a company long recognized for its pioneering spirit, vision and innovation, is celebrating 50 years of serving real estate clients in southeastern North Carolina. The golden anniversary w

Happy February! Black History Month, Valentine's Day, and out first Power Breakfast of 2024!

January has finally passed and we are closer to seeing the end of winter! I’m not sure about the rest of you, but I am excited to finally be done with January. Did it seem to last forever for anyone else? As we enter into February, it is a