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2022 ELECTIONS

Otha Hawkins announces candidacy for Soil and Water Board

Retired Alamance Community College instructor Otha C. Hawkins has...

Incumbent GOP commissioners cruise to nominations; Ross edges out Priola for district 63 nod

Incumbent Republican county commissioners were given the nod to...

Three GOP candidates battle to face Democratic Rep. Hurtado in district #63 in fall

Voters in this month’s Republican primary will have a...

Alamance County SAMPLE BALLOTS for May 17 Party Primaries

North Carolina's statewide primary is on Tuesday, May 17,...

GOP State House District #63 Primary Questionnaire

In general, do you believe North Carolina’s taxes are...

MEET THE CANDIDATES: NC State House Republican Primary

Peter Boykin Full name: Peter Robert Boykin Nickname, if any: None. Born:...

GOP Commissioners Primary Questionnaire

In general, do you believe Alamance County government spending...

MEET THE CANDIDATES: County Commissioner Republican Primary

Rudy Cartassi Nickname, if any: Rudy Born: Date of birth: February...

LATEST NEWS

Five warehouses planned for Cherry Lane site in Graham

94 acres annexed Tues. night; plans for 745,700 sq. ft. of warehouses filed next day Graham’s city council approved an annexation of about 94 acres...

Another co. buys 20 acres just down the road

A real estate company based in Charlotte has purchased about 20 acres of vacant land along Cherry Lane and Gov. Scott Farm Road, across...

Cummings band to march at Sugar Bowl

The Cummings High School marching band has been invited to perform during the halftime show at the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans in December,...

What’s the holdup with opening new Mebane Dunkin’ Donuts?

On the outside, the strip center along NC 119 that’s to be home to Mebane’s Dunkin’ Donuts looks complete and ready to open. But a...

Burlington prepares to open new fitness court at City Park

A new court is about to convene in the city of Burlington – not a court of law, mind you, but an outdoor fitness...

Is council set to revisit defections from historic district next week?

QUESTION: Is Burlington’s city council scheduled to resume its discussion about some proposed defections from the city’s largest historic district on Tuesday when it...

Graham city council meets despite protesters

Graham’s city council meeting Tuesday night was conducted while about a half dozen protesters, led by Faith Cook with a bullhorn, chanted against the...

County scraps plan for no-bid contract for body scanner at jail

As recently as a week ago, the local sheriff’s office was on the verge of acquiring a sophisticated new scanner that would’ve supplanted the...

Is Burlington doing anything about influx of panhandlers?

QUESTION: What is the city of Burlington doing about the growing number of panhandlers who’ve made themselves at home along the city’s busiest thoroughfares?...

Protester who invaded mayor’s restaurant found guilty of trespass, ordered to stay away

A woman who was charged with creating a disturbance inside the Graham Soda Shop & Grill at 22 Northeast Court Square in downtown Graham...