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Welcome to Moore County, North Carolina, home to US Open Championships and major equestrian events. It’s home to masters of pottery and innovators in business. It’s home to outdoorsman, artists, writers and people who think for themselves and pursue their dreams. Sound good? It’s also home to friendly people, and plenty of room for you!

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Moore County Schools Plans New Career Education High School for 2017

Moore County Schools is in the midst of planning a new “concept school” to be opened by 2017. The concept school will provide extended college- and career-preparation programs for Moore County high school students. Based on initial plans, courses at the school will focus on career and technical education and will be divided into four academies, or pathways: life and health sciences... Read More »
Moore County Schools Plans New Career Education High School for 2017

Southern Pines Chef Advances in NC Dining Competition

Moore County, known regionally for its great dining and wide variety of high-end restaurants, has a new culinary bragging right. Southern Pines chef Curt Shelvey won his first round competition last week in the Iron Chef-style Got to be NC Triangle Dining Competition.

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Southern Pines Chef Advances in NC Dining Competition

Get To Know Our Community

To the outside world, Moore County — and Pinehurst in particular — is typically associated with golf. And while that's great, golf is just one facet of our community. Home to 11 unique communities, including Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen, Carthage and Vass, Moore County offers a place that’s perfect for raising a family without sacrificing your career aspirations. If you're looking for proof, just ask our residents.

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Our Communities

The 11 towns and villages in Moore County offer a wide range of housing options for just about any budget and lifestyle. More information about each is just a couple clicks away.

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Economic Development

Economic Development

We're home to innovative companies, a top-notch workforce, lower costs and less congestion. All within an easy drive to fast-growing metro areas.

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Moore County North Carolina

All roads may not lead to Moore County, but the good ones sure do. Thanks in part to our hosting several US Open Golf Championships; it’s really easy to get here. And that’s true if you’re coming by car or plane.

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