Moore County Christmas Celebrations in Pictures

Why just read about all of the Christmas celebrations happening around Moore County when you can see them through pictures!  Parades, tree lightings, the annual Festival of Trees -- there are so many festivities going on to ring in the holiday season!  Merry Christmas! Town of Robbins Christmas Parade             Town of Carthage Christmas Parad... Read More »
Moore County Christmas Celebrations in Pictures

New Zaxby's Restaurant Now Open in Southern Pines

  Update 11/20/17:  The Zaxby's restaurant at 160 Partners Circle in Southern Pines is now open!   “This area is affluent and it is a really nice community. People come from all around the world to experience the golf and ambiance and we just wanted to get in before someone beat us to it,” said co-owner Rod Pass.  “This location is rig... Read More »
New Zaxby's Restaurant Now Open in Southern Pines

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

Golf Pride's "Global Innovation Campus" Coming to Pinehurst

Golf Pride, a division of the international conglomerate Eaton Corp and the golf industry’s largest manufacturer of golf club grips, is building an $8 million, 36,000 square-foot building on 10 acres in Pinehurst to house their corporate headquarters, an R&D division, and a retail space. To be called the “Global Innovation Campus”, the facility will be built just inside t... Read More »
Golf Pride's "Global Innovation Campus" Coming to Pinehurst

Update: New Recreation Center Planned for Hillcrest Park

Here's an update to our original story posted on 11/14/16: The project to build a new recreation center at Hillcrest Park in Carthage is moving forward as Moore County’s Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee is now in the process of selecting an architectural firm to design the new $3.5 million center. Plans now call for a 26,500-square-foot facility that will have two gyms with full-... Read More »
Update:  New Recreation Center Planned for Hillcrest Park

Halloween Happenings

There are a variety of spooky, and not so spooky, Halloween festivities taking place in Moore County to suit all ages.  Happy Halloween!   Friday, October 27, 2017  PINEHURST • The Pinehurst Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor a fall festival fundraiser for Pinehurst Elementary School. The event will feature games, face painting, bounce houses, a costu... Read More »
Halloween Happenings

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

Global Golf Post Features The Home of American Golf

Global Golf Post and the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area Convention & Visitors Bureau have collaborated to publish "The Home of American Golf," a 16-page special issue dedicated to golf in the Sandhills region. Global Golf Post is a golf news publication delivered to an international audience of nearly 2 million golfers. There are 5 videos within the publication, including one at ... Read More »
Global Golf Post Features The Home of American Golf

Nationally-Ranked Moore Regional Hospital Marks 8,000th Surgery

                   Reid Heart Center In September 1990, Dewey McClendon, a Montgomery County resident with a long history of heart trouble, became the first person to have open-heart surgery at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital. In August 2017, Moore Regional reached another milestone when Rose Lebo, a Robbins resident with an equally... Read More »
Nationally-Ranked Moore Regional Hospital Marks 8,000th Surgery

Meet Resident Dot Brower - A "Southern Pines Girl"

Dorothy Brower, in her words, is a Southern Pines girl, born here in 1951 in St. Joseph of the Pines Hospital. Although 4 years in college at North Carolina Central University and a career at Durham Technical Community College in Durham took her away from Moore County for a time, “Dot” was eventually able to come back to her Moore roots and finally settle in the area that not ... Read More »
Meet Resident Dot Brower - A "Southern Pines Girl"