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ELECTION COVERAGE

Haw River’s newest councilman committed to small-town atmosphere

Haw River, the county’s oldest and one of its...

Graham gets new mayor, its first woman: Jennifer Talley

Two new councilmen also sworn in; one of council's...

Final, Unofficial Election Night Results

Burlington voters have turned out three-term incumbent Ian Baltutis...

Taxing, spending priorities at heart of candidate differences

Candidates for Graham mayor and city council are generally...

2019 downtown master plan still stirs controversy, debate

Two years ago, a consultant’s group made a significant...

Meet the candidates for Graham mayor and Graham city council

Graham voters are faced with a crowded ballot this...

One incumbent, three challengers seek two Haw River town council seats

Voters in Haw River will fill one vacancy on...

LATEST NEWS

Cummings Cavaliers girls’ track & field team soars to state title with Cotton winning...

By Bob Sutton Special to The Alamance News No hurdle was too high for the Cummings girls’ track and field team in the Class 2-A state...

One more title before Cummings’ Paylor sprints away to collegiate football

By Bob Sutton Special to The Alamance News A day of agitation, speed, and reflection came for Jonathan Paylor of Cummings in the Class 2-A track...

Elon town council moves forward with $295K skatepark

After some reluctance, council members unanimously endorse project Skateboarding enthusiasts were practically doing backflips in Elon this week as the town’s elected leaders agreed to...

County’s new behavior health center nears completion in Burlington

Contractors are wrapping up work on a much-anticipated facility in Burlington that promises to revolutionize the services available to residents of Alamance County who...

School board wants 27% hike in county spending

Alamance-Burlington school board members have approved a county budget request for the 2024-25 that school officials described Tuesday afternoon as “very, very difficult” and...

2nd former fireman files federal lawsuit against city, mgr., fire dept. superiors, alleging retaliation

A second federal lawsuit has been filed against the city of Graham, the city manager, and two high-ranking officials in the Graham fire department,...

Graham mgr. keeps same tax rate, proposes 9.5% water & sewer increases

Graham’s city manager unveiled a new municipal spending plan on Tuesday that proposes to increase expenditures for many of the city’s programs and services...

Alamance County’s legislative delegation presents ACC with $100K check to support student services

Alamance County’s legislative delegation was on hand for the latest meeting of Alamance Community College’s board of trustees to present ACC with a $100,000...

Elon’s proposed budget set for public hearing on May 28

Elon’s town council spent nearly an hour this week picking apart some recent revisions that the town manager has made to his proposed spending...

City sees increased interest in community development grant

A dwindling federal grant for community development seems to be stoking a growing amount of attention from individuals and organizations in Burlington. This inverse relationship...