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3 charged in theft ring

Three young men, including a 14-year-old teenager, were arrested on numerous felony charges stemming from their involvement in a rash of vehicle burglaries within the city limits. Information from a…

Man ‘serious’ after crash

A Perry man was airlifted to an area hospital Friday after sustaining serious injuries in a one-vehicle crash. Stanely Wayne McElveen, 38, was driving a 2005 GMC truck when he…

A ‘porkalicious’ good time!

A ‘porkalicious’ good time!

After receiving several hours of unordered rain last year, the seventh annual Southern Pines Blues & BBQ Festival enjoyed two days of sunshine this past weekend as more than 30…

Clinic delays keep veterans on the road

With local veterans forced to make trips to other cities to visit a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) clinic, Taylor County’s efforts to establish a new VA clinic in…

TCMS girls basketball team still undefeated

The Taylor County Middle School girls’ basketball team remains undefeated and has extended its winning streak to 10 games. The Lady Bulldogs have recorded a perfect 8-0 record in conference…

Jess to compete at Westminster

Jess to compete at Westminster

In a history-making move, a dog owned by local residents will represent Taylor County at the prestigious Westminster Dog Show in New York City, N.Y. Jess, formally known as GCH…

Bulldog football team set to play in Class 3A, District 1 next year

The Taylor County High football team will play in Class 3A, District 1 if a tentative reclassification announced Monday gets final approval for the 2015-18 years. District 1 will be…

Chamber holds Christmas reception Dec. 18

The Perry-Taylor County Chamber of Commerce’s annual Christmas reception will be held Thursday, Dec. 18, from 5 to 7 p.m. The event will be hosted by Java Depot of Perry…

Legal Notices for Dec. 17, 2014

The Healthy Start Coalition of Jefferson, Madison & Taylor Counties, Inc. will hold a Special Board Meeting Teleconference on December 18, 2014 at 11:00am EST IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF…

Valmar Louis Lavoie

Valmar “Pete” Louis Lavoie, 86, of Perry, died Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at his home after a lengthy illness. Graveside services will be held Saturday, Dec. 20, at 1 p.m. at…