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Elon alderman prepares to become mayor in her adopted hometown

Most with aspirations as large as Elon mayor-elect Emily Sharpe’s would be noted as having big-city ambition, but that’s not where her sights are set. “Even four years ago, people...

Elon fire chief retiring after 45-year career

With his retirement at the end of this month, Elon fire chief Alva Sizemore, 61, has been pondering the countless changes he’s seen in the town’s fire department –...

Eastern Alamance graduate excited to play college softball at Rutgers

By Jacob Kisamore Special to The Alamance News Eastern High School graduate Maddie Lawson is taking her talents to New Brunswick, New Jersey this fall, where she will continue both her...

Attorney General names former police chief head of state’s education and training standards commission

Former Burlington police chief J. Jeffrey "Jeff" Smythe, who retired from that position in May, has been named as the director of the North Carolina Criminal Justice Standards Division. ...

Jim’s Hotdogs and Hamburgers closes after 60 years in Graham

Since last Thursday, the glass-front of Jim’s Hamburgers and Hotdogs has been dotted with paper flyers announcing the closure of the Graham establishment, thanking patrons who visited over its...

Graham girl selected for North Carolina School of the Arts

Courtney Talley, 15-year-old daughter of Chuck and Jennifer Talley of Graham, has been accepted to the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. Talley is one of only a...

Dorsett receives Copland scholarship to attend UNC-CH

Avery Dorsett, a senior at River Mill Academy in Graham and son of Stacey Davis, has been awarded the James R. Copland, Jr. and Lillian G. Copland Scholarship to...

Alamance News publisher honored with national First Amendment award for open courtroom...

Alamance News publisher Tom Boney, Jr. will be honored this week with a formal presentation of the First Amendment Award from the National Newspaper Association (NNA). NNA presents its...

Two Alamance News reporters recognized for excellence in journalism by state press association

Two Alamance News reporters have been recognized by the state press association for excellence in their writing and reporting skills. The annual awards have historically been presented during a Winter...

Attorney says alienation of affection lawsuit against former state senator settled

Attorney for husband whose wife's affections were allegedly alienated from him during affair with state senator says lawsuit is settled; he claims financial payment from Gunn part of agreement Former...

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