Moore County is home to a number of media outlets including newspapers, magazines, TV and radio stations—all focused on the local area. To learn more, please follow the links below.


The Pilot
– a local newspaper covering all of Moore County; published on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

David Woronoff, Publisher
John Nagy, Editor
PO Box 58
145 W. Pennsylvania Avenue
Southern Pines, NC  28388-0058
Phone:  910-692-7271
Website:  www.thepilot.com

 

SandhillsSentinel.com - online source for local news.

BJ Goodridge, Publisher
Lori McFarland, Editor
PO Box 833
Aberdeen, NC  28315
Phone: 910-246-8022
Website:  www.sandhillssentinel.com 

 

Pinehurst Magazine – local magazine featuring the resort lifestyle of Pinehurst and Southern Pines; published 6 times annually by Sandhills Media Group, Inc.  Free copies of this magazine are available at public locations throughout the County.

Jill Futch, Publisher
4818 Six Forks Road, Suite 204
Raleigh, NC  27609
Phone:  919-782-4710
Website:  www.pinehurstmagazine.com

 

PineStraw Magazine - local magazine published monthly by The Pilot; features life, art and entertainment in the Sandhills.  Free copies of this magazine are available at public locations throughout the County.

Jim Dodson, Editor
145 W. Pennsylvania Avenue
Southern Pines, NC  28387
Phone:  910-692-7271
Website:  www.pinestrawmag.com


Star 102.5 WIOZ FM Radio & 550 AM WIOZ – locally owned and operated “soft rock” radio stations featuring local news, weather, and sports for the Sandhills area.

Muirfield Broadcasting, Inc.
Tiffany Hewitt, General Manager
200 Short Road
Southern Pines, NC  28387
Phone:  910-692-2107
Website:  www.star1025fm.com; www.wioz.com

 

WLHC-FM- Life 103.1 — station licensed out of the Town of Robbins, but based in neighboring Lee County (Sanford), with Moore County as the largest coverage area.

Alan Button, Station Manager
171 NE Broad Street
Southern Pines, NC  28387
Phone:  919-775-1031
Website:  www.life1031.com

 

WYBE Sandhills TV 3 -- the local television station for Moore County providing a daily schedule of original local programs.

Tiffany Hewitt, General Manager
200 Short Road
Southern Pines, NC  28387
Phone:  910-692-2107
Website:  www.star1025fm.com/tv3

 

WFJA 105.5 FM and WWGP 1050 AM & 95.1 FM -- Part of the Sandhills Broadcasting Group.  WFJA covers a 9-county area including Moore and features classic hits. WWGP covers Moore & Lee Counties and features country hits.

Jon Hockaday, Owner
Charles Bennett, Moore County rep
PO Box 3457
Sanford, NC  27330
Phone:  919-775-3525
Website: www.wfjawwgpradio.com