Meet Mark & Mary Edwards - Thanksgiving Golf

Ten years ago when Pittsburgh, PA residents Mark and Mary Edwards were looking for a second home, they had narrowed their list of choices down to two possibilities. “When our youngest child was in high school we began looking for a second home in a warmer climate with more sunshine than we were accustomed to seeing in Pittsburgh,” Mark says. “The search came down to two ... Read More »
Meet Mark & Mary Edwards - Thanksgiving Golf

Meet Jim & Elizabeth Fisher - Midwest Transplants

Jim and Elizabeth Fisher, in their Village of Pinehurst home called Little Hovse [House], are among the many around the Village enjoying the lifestyle initiated by the founding Tufts family.  Little Hovse was built in 1915 by James Andrews, a Quaker Oats executive, and later owned by Bob Tufts, son of James Tufts. Jim and Elizabeth moved here from Muncie, Indiana in 2013.  “It ... Read More »
Meet Jim & Elizabeth Fisher - Midwest Transplants

Meet Resident Amie Fraley - Builder of Opportunity

It took only one stay in Moore County for Amie Fraley and her husband Chris to decide that this is where they wanted to live.   “My husband and I moved to Moore County from my hometown near Dayton, Ohio, in 1998 just a year after getting married,” Amie says.  “His brother was working in Southern Pines for Ingersoll-Rand, and he said the town was amazing.  We pl... Read More »
Meet Resident Amie Fraley - Builder of Opportunity

Moore County's 3rd Charter School Planned

Moore County may soon have another educational offering for students!  Plans are coming together to open a new public charter school in Aberdeen in time for the 2018-2019 school year.  The new Moore Montessori Community School will be the third charter school in Moore County, in addition to Sandhills Theater Arts Renaissance School and The Academy of Moore, but it will be the only one... Read More »
Moore County's 3rd Charter School Planned

Pinehurst Named #1 Safest City in North Carolina - Again

The Village of Pinehurst has been named in the top 3 “Safest Cities to Live in North Carolina” for the 4th year in a row!  For 2017, Pinehurst is ranked as the #1 safest place to live in North Carolina by Safewise.  It was also given that designation in 2014 and was #2 in 2015 and 2016. Safewise is an online home security and safety advisory site.  To identify the sa... Read More »
Pinehurst Named #1 Safest City in North Carolina - Again

Pinehurst & Southern Pines Named Best Places to Retire - Again

After watching the neat video about some of the cool places to shop, eat, and visit in the Town of Southern Pines, it is easy to see why Southern Pines is named one of the best places to retire in North Carolina – again.  Pinehurst joins Southern Pines on the list.  For the 2nd year in a row, these communities are ranked in the top 5 Best Places to Retire in North Carolina list... Read More »
Pinehurst & Southern Pines Named Best Places to Retire - Again

Kent Misegades – Bringing a Manufacturing Business to Moore County

  After studying  nuclear and mechanical engineering at  NC State University in the 1970s, Kent Misegades has spent much of his career working in Germany in industry.  In the mid-1990s while working at an engineering company near Frankfurt, Germany, Kent was asked to return to the U.S. to run a company that some former colleagues had started in the Research Triangle Park.&#... Read More »
Kent Misegades – Bringing a Manufacturing Business to Moore County

Pinehurst Named #1 Best Place to Live in NC

The Village of Pinehurst takes first place in SmartTravel.Tips’ ranking of the 12 Best Places to Live in North Carolina.  SmartTravel.Tips, a website offering insider tips and recommendations for travel, provides the following description of Pinehurst: Known for its small population and lush golf courses, Pinehurst offers the perfect setting for a family home. The city’s small... Read More »
Pinehurst Named #1 Best Place to Live in NC

Pinehurst & Southern Pines Named 2016 Best Places to Retire

SmartAsset has ranked Southern Pines and Pinehurst as #2 and #4, respectively, on their 2016 list of Best Places to Retire in North Carolina.  SmartAsset is a financial technology company based in New York City that provides online tools and advice regarding personal finances.  To compile their list of best places to retire, SmartAsset gathered data on three separate regional factors... Read More »
Pinehurst & Southern Pines Named 2016 Best Places to Retire