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WFJA/WWGP’s Margaret Murchison Keeping Up With COVID-19 and The Effect On The Sandhills

Margaret Murchison, News Specialist at WFJA and WWGP.
Margaret Murchison has been covering news in Lee County since 1978.   Sanford’s #1 News Reporter has seen it ...

Southern Lee Beats Triton 57-51, Goes 2-0 in Tri-County 3A

Logo for Southern Lee High School in Sanford, NC. Features a pair of crossed swords behind a large orange S.
The Southern Lee Cavaliers beat Triton at home Friday night to improve to 2-0 in Tri-County 3A Conference ...

19 CCCC Athletes Nominated For All-Region Academic Award

SANFORD — Nineteen Central Carolina Community College athletes have been nominated for the National Junior College Athletic Association ...

Cavaliers Finish Long Road Trip Tonight at Wakefield

The Long and Winding Road. The Beatles hit from the late 60’s comes to mind.    That is exactly ...

Six Yellow Jackets Named to 3AA All-State Team

The Lee County Yellow Jackets placed six players on the 3AA All-State Football team as announced by Friday ...

For Yellow Jacket Players and Fans – A Season They’ll Never Forget

The Lee County Yellow Jackets lost in the finals of the State 3AA Football Championship Saturday night to ...

Lee County & Weddington – Lets Compare Numbers

Lee County and Weddington will meet this coming Saturday at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh for the 3AA State ...

Lee County Gets Ready For State 3AA Title Game

The Lee County Yellow Jackets will face defending Champion Weddington of Matthews, NC this Saturday night at Carter-Finley ...

What a Night It Was For Lee County

The Lee County Yellow Jackets (15-0) won the Eastern Final Friday night at Paul Gay Stadium 34-9 over ...

Boulware and Lee County Rush Past New Hanover 34-9 – Earn State Title Game Next Saturday @ 7:00

AJ Boulware rushed for 247 yards on 28 carries and 4 touchdowns to lead Lee County to the ...

Preview – Lee County vs. New Hanover – All About the Numbers

When Lee County and New Hanover take the field on Friday night – it will ultimately come down ...

Home Crowd Pushes Yellow Jackets to Victory Over Cleveland

The 3rd round matchup was about as even on paper headed into the game as two teams can ...