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Archives for December 2014

ATM Safe Cracker Caught

ATM Safe Cracker Caught This morning at 4:00am a suspect attempted to break into the State Employees Credit Union Atm located in Buies Creek. The silent alarm alerted the Harnett County Sheriff’s office and the Buies Creek Fire Department. The Harnett County Sheriff’s office located the subject a short time later and charged him with


Western Harnett Lions

Western Harnett Lions  Vincent Schimmoller, past district governor was  elected to complete the District Governor Elect term for District 31 N, Governor Elect Al Greene had to step down due to health issues. The newly formed district will join 31-H, 31-F & 31-J and will have approximately 1500 members.


Search Warrant Executed on Several Local Stores in Western Harnett County

Search Warrant Executed on Several Local Stores in Western Harnett County According to sources, there were several search warrants executed at local stores today. Sources are indicating that people were arrested for trafficking synthetic cannabis ” Synthetic Marijuana”. One of the search warrants indicated the address of Lakes Country store located on Buffalo Lakes rd.

Stan Williams

School Board Hires Stan Williams as New Superintendent

School Board Hires Stan Williams as New Superintendent   The new Harnett County Board of Education held their first meeting today, they elected Bill Morris as Chairman and Howard Penny as Vice Chairman. In their first meeting today they named Mr. Stan Williams as the New Superintendent on a permanent basis.


Vehicle Overturns in Downtown Lillington

Vehicle Overturns in Downtown Lillington Around 9;30AM this morning their was a loud crash on E. Front St in Lillington, a two car crash caused an SUV to overturn on it’s side. Bystanders helped removed the driver out of the overturned vehicle. Lillington Police and Fire responded to the scene and treated the driver. No

Barbara Mckoy

New County Commissioners Assume Office

  New County Commissioners Assume office This morning the Harnett County Board of Commissioner’s held the swearing in ceremony for the two newly elected commissioners. Commissioner Abe Elmore and Commissioner Barbara McKoy took their oath to office. After the Ceremony the new leadership voted on their new board leadership and Jim Burgin was elected Chairman and Gordon Springle was elected Vice-Chairman.