May 16, 2024

Travel and tourism: How Fayetteville's economy benefits from the dollars and decisions of visitors

Downtown Fayetteville is home to some of the city’s most popular local restaurants, shops and small businesses. Photo provided by DistiNCtly Fayetteville.Communities across the nation are preparing to celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week May 19 ...

May 13, 2024

Arts Council of Fayetteville | Cumberland County spotlights community artwork with Annual Public Works Exhibit

The Arts Council of Fayetteville | Cumberland County is excited to open up its gallery walls to the community with its annual Public Works Community Art Exhibition. This exhibit is an opportunity to celebrate the full gambit of artists found in our c ...

Apr 29, 2024

DistiNCtly Fayetteville launches Destination Opinion Survey; seeks community input for future initiatives

DistiNCtly Fayetteville is now seeking first hand opinions and perspectives from county residents about the area. The Destination Opinion Survey is now open to the public to give their honest feedback through 18 ranked, multiple choice and write ...

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Meghan Dorman
Cape Fear Valley Medical Center

Cape Fear Valley Health's Tailored Care for Stroke Patients Helps Improve Outcomes

Posted May 14, 2024
During May, health educators work to raise awareness about the signs and symptoms of having a stroke and the actions you can take to save lives. Fortunately for people in the regions, the Cape Fear Valley Health System provides high-quality emergency entire article
Apr 25, 2024

Cape Fear Fest returns to Lillington on May 4

All graphics and flyers provided by the Lillington Area Chamber of Commerce. Residents of Lillington and the surrounding areas are in for a treat with the return of the Lillington Chamber of Commerce’s Cape Fear Fest presented by Visit Harnett.T ...

Apr 23, 2024

DistiNCtly Fayetteville launches the Fayetteville/Cumberland County Sports Commission

DistiNCtly Fayetteville is unveiling a new community-based initiative to better attract sporting events to the Cumberland County region. The new Fayetteville/Cumberland County Sports Commission (FCSC) will partner with the Cumberland County community ...

Apr 19, 2024

CVB announces plans for inaugural Ag + Art Tour in Moore County

Photo courtesy of CVBIn an effort to connect the farming and arts communities and provide an additional draw for visitors and residents in Moore County, the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has announced t ...

Apr 11, 2024

It’s on at comic con: Pop culture, panels, contests and more! Fayetteville Comic Con returns in 2024

This year’s convention will feature vendors, cosplay contests for all skill levels and celebrity guests. Photo provided by Fayetteville Comic ConFayetteville Comic Con returns to the Crown Coliseum this April 27 and 28 jam packed with a series of spe ...

Apr 1, 2024

New highway signs recognize Moore County as “Home of American Golf: NCDOT approves sign addition at request of CVB in time for U.S. Open

Motorists will notice something new when they cross into Moore County coming from the north or the south along Highway 1. NCDOT has erected signs that still read “Welcome to Moore County,” but those signs have added the phrase, “The Home of American ...

Mar 26, 2024

Pinehurst Resort announces “Pinehurst Sandmines,” home to Pinehurst No. 10 and future opportunities

The Pinehurst Sandmines logo, a rail car dashed in railroad red, color befitting the area’s industrial innovations, features subtle hints about the property’s past – and its future – within the car’s structure and design. Logo provided by: Pinehurst ...

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In The Current Issue

Big help for small businesses: City of Fayetteville's Commercial Corridor Exterior Grant Program is working to revive and refresh small businesses

The Custom Concepts Body Works building located at 525 Cumberland St. is one example of successful utilization of the program. Funds can be used for paint jobs, window work and new signage for the businesses along with other exterior improvements. Ph

Boots to Business: The SBA’S entrepreneurial education and training program is open to active duty service members, Veterans of all eras and military spouses

 to L: Fayetteville Veterans Business Outreach Center Business Counselor Julius Cook, Small Business Center Director for Central Carolina Community College Terri Brown and VBOC Director Robin Livingston stand together following a successful B2B

Happy May, happy Mother’s Day!

The month of May is here and I can’t believe how fast the year is flying by! That being said, fathers, husbands, daughters and sons, it is important that if you’re reading this that you are aware that Mother’s Day is only two days away at the time of