Friday, April 12, 2024

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2022 ELECTIONS

Republicans sweep most Alamance County races

Alamance Republicans swept most partisan and even ostensibly non-partisan...

The Public Asks: Has DOJ deployed election monitors to Alamance County?

QUESTION: Has the U.S. Justice Department sent poll watchers...

Burlington man charged with stealing candidate’s campaign sign

A man from rural Burlington has been charged with...

Voting continues until 7:30 p.m.

Volunteers from both the Democratic and the Republican parties...

For 1st time in 12 years, voters have a sheriff’s race on the ballot (this one)

Alamance County voters will weigh in this year on...

Meet the Candidates for Alamance County Sheriff

Biographical information on Sheriff's candidates for November 8 General...

Democrats, GOP face off in state senate & 2 state house races

This week’s edition of The Alamance News focuses on...

Candidate didn’t like time frame for newspaper’s questionnaire, refuses to respond

All of the incumbent legislators responded to the newspaper’s...

LATEST NEWS

Interim supt. proposes 28% spending increase (+$15M) for ABSS from county funds

The Alamance-Burlington school system’s draft county budget request for the upcoming fiscal year that begins July 1 tops $68 million – which, if adopted,...

Business group wants city to add social drinking district for downtown

Mebane’s city council was urged this week to pursue a social drinking district – joining Elon and Burlington as county municipalities with such districts. Barbara...

Graham council wants cost estimates for Sesquicentennial Park repairs, relocation

Graham’s city council continued its discussion this week on whether to repair or raze the Sesquicentennial Park on the northwest corner of Court Square. The...

Warren “Kent” Davis

Warren “Kent” Davis, of Burlington, passed away unexpectedly on May 8, 2023. Born September 5, 1979, in Robeson County. Kent was the son of...

Talley vows no interest in buying city property, building on site, criticizes editorial for...

Graham mayor Jennifer Talley spent part of Tuesday’s discussion about the future of the Sesquicentennial Park defending herself from an editorial that appeared in...

Mebane city council skeptical of developer’s request to remove road connection as condition for...

A year ago, Meb-ane’s city council members thought they had approved a rezoning proposal for a Tractor Supply store off Mebane Oaks Road behind...

Burlington prepares to spend millions to meet EPA’s new limits on PFAS

The city of Burlington is girding itself for yet another budget-busting endeavor as it takes stock of a newly-released set of water quality standards...

Eyes to the sky – for partial eclipse

Monday's total eclipse may not have been visible in North Carolina. But even a partial view was enough to lure Jennifer, Josh, and Mike Morris...

Stories should flow for next Graham Sports Hall of Fame induction

By Bob Sutton Special to The Alamance News There will be plenty of stories to tell and retell when the next edition of inductions for the...

45-year-old murder cold case solved; murderer died four years ago

Forensic science, old-fashioned police work lead to break in decades-old case A recent breakthrough in a 45-year-old murder investigation has allowed the office of Alamance...