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Student writers selected for awards

The Burlington Writers Club annually sponsors the Student Writing Contest to recognize exceptional student writers in Alamance County. An award ceremony was recently held at...

First Baptist Burlington to install new pastor Sunday

Reverend Chase Robinson will be installed as Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church of Burlington, 400 South Broad Street in Burlington, on Sunday, May...


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GOP Commissioners Primary Questionnaire

In general, do you believe Alamance County government spending is too high, too low, or about right?  Rudy Cartassi: Too High Steve Carter: About Right Craig Turner: About Right Robert...

Local Government

THE PUBLIC ASKS: How much are county’s new attorneys to be paid?

QUESTION: What are the salaries of Alamance County’s incoming county attorney and its new assistant county attorney? ANSWER: According to Alamance County’s personnel office, Ragan...

County grapples with rules for spending proceeds of national opioid settlement

From employee bonuses to high-speed Internet service, local governments have found no shortage of ways to spend the millions of dollars which the federal...

Commissioners could revisit vote against bailout for adult daycare

Alamance County’s commissioners may be about to revisit a decision they made two weeks ago to reject a request for a financial bailout from...

Belated audit report finds county flush with revenue

An audit report that came three months later than usual was nevertheless well worth the wait for Alamance County’s board of commissioners. From its robust...

Study: major new space needed for court system; Options: Renovate/expand, or raze criminal courts bldg.

Cost to renovate/expand or build brand new about the same: $88M to $100 M A consultant’s report on the Judge J.B. Allen, Jr. Court House...