Community Close-Up: Moore County - Improving Its Game

In their January 2022 issue, Business North Carolina magazine highlights Moore County in an article written by Kathy Blake that looks at several key influences, namely golf, health care, and the military, that directly impact Moore County's economy and quality of life.   Golf brings plenty of people to Moore County. Some stay and make it their home, enjoying a high quality of life t... Read More »
Community Close-Up:  Moore County - Improving Its Game

Commitment to Expanding Broadband Access Countywide

The COVID-19 pandemic has made it even more evident that having access to broadband internet is absolutely essential for our everyday living. Residents without access to reliable and affordable internet service are unable to connect to virtual services such as online education, telemedicine, e-commerce, working remotely from home, and even just staying updated on real-time news, weather, and ... Read More »
Commitment to Expanding Broadband Access Countywide

The "Foundation" of Moore County

Easy access to innovative and state-of-the art health care is important to the quality of life in any community, but health care is particularly significant in Moore County for several reasons:  It is the County’s largest private industry sector employing 30% of our workforce. Our local health care system, FirstHealth of the Carolinas, is the County’s largest private employ... Read More »
The "Foundation" of Moore County

Always at the Top of the List

“Most Charming”, “Most Beautiful”, “Best”, “Top”, “Prettiest”, “Safest” – These are just a few of the adjectives often used to describe Moore County.  For example:  The Village of Pinehurst is one of the top 15 “most charming” small towns in North Carolina, and it is ranked as the 3rd “safe... Read More »
Always at the Top of the List

Big Plans for Little River

Developer Blaine East shared new details about his ambitious plan for Little River Resort with the Carthage Board of Commissioners on Wednesday. The Apex businessman has spearheaded several commercial projects in Moore County over the years, including the Southern Pines shopping center currently anchored by Kohl’s on Brucewood Road. East told the commissioners that Little River, which he... Read More »
Big Plans for Little River

U.S. Kids Golf: Welcome to Moore County!

One of the annual events Moore County looks forward to each summer is the flood of young golfers from around the world, and their families, who come here to play in the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship and World Teen Championship.  In the World Teen Championship, golfers aged 13-18 will be playing various courses in the Pinehurst area July 22-24, followed by kids aged 5-12 playing in the ... Read More »
U.S. Kids Golf:  Welcome to Moore County!

Check Out The Cradle this Summer

So you love to play golf, but maybe you don’t have time to play 18 holes.  Or maybe you aren’t particularly good at golf, but enjoy playing anyway.  Or maybe you don’t play golf but your spouse does, and you don’t want to spend all afternoon waiting for him/her to finish a round so you can move on to your favorite activity.  No worries. There is a course a... Read More »
Check Out The Cradle this Summer

The First Timer's Guide to Pinehurst

Our area Convention & Visitors Bureau posted this great article written through the fresh eyes of someone who recently visited Moore County for the first time.  While it may be geared toward giving visitors a sense of what Moore County is like, the article is really not just for visitors.  It’s also for residents – newcomers and established folks alike – who may ... Read More »
The First Timer's Guide to Pinehurst

Top Ten Places in Moore County to Take a #SandhillsSelfie

What is a #SandhillsSelfie?  It's a selfie taken in anywhere in Moore County, the heart of the Sandhills!  Boasting an abundance of picturesque spaces and memorable places, Moore County — including the Southern Pines, Pinehurst, and Aberdeen communities, and other quaint, surrounding towns — serves up plenty of opportunities for a #SandhillsSelfie. In 1996, Pinehurst was d... Read More »
Top Ten Places in Moore County to Take a #SandhillsSelfie

Top Marks for Hospital and Golf Courses - Again

With the warm Spring weather, this time of year is a great time to play one of the many top-ranked golf courses in the Home of American Golf.  Spring also brings the pollen season but if you’re prone to allergies, the good news is that you don’t have to forego hitting the links because you can find relief from one of the many excellent providers in Moore County’s top-rank... Read More »
Top Marks for Hospital and Golf Courses - Again