One of five finalists for Lee County Officer of the Year is a deputy who experienced the worst kind of violence before she finished training.
Foundation for Lee County Public Schools announced $1.6 million will go to the "Take Stock in Children" program.
More than 130 football players will be divided up Friday night in an intrasquad spring game to bring an end to the Lee County High School football spring
The 35 students that signed on Thursday are either going straight into the workforce or studying for their technical careers.
The Cavaliers (14-7, 7-5) needed to sweep Lee County (17-7, 7-5) to earn a 1-seed in the N.C. High School Athletic Association 3A baseball playoffs, and they did just that by not allowing (or scoring) a run after the third inning.
The musical will be held at the Lee County High School auditorium on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The Cook High School cheer team is recognized as a coed team on the Georgia High School website.
The HoCo Bears hosted the Lee Co Trojans in a doubleheader yesterday that resulted in a Bears sweep to finish region play at 15-0 in 2023. HoCo started game one off on fire as they plated four runs in the bottom half of the first inning that came in via three singles and a walk
Lee County Schools announced Lee County High School plans to resume a regular schedule Thursday. In a thread posted to Twitter on Wednesday night, the school district said it will also conduct metal detection screening at both Lee County and Southern Lee high schools at their normal entrances through Friday.
Lee County soccer bookended the weekend with road victories on Friday and Monday, downing Hoke 5-0 in a conference game and then coming back after the break with a 9-1 rout of Western Harnett on Monday.
Lee County schools will work with LCSO and other local agencies to determine what's involved in training and arming staff members.