LOCAL NEWS | On Monday, the Metro Council voted unanimously to participate in a federally-funded tuition reimbursement program for Moore County Health Department employees.
After heated discussion, Council moves forward with 2022-23 Metro Budget
LOCAL NEWS | After a bit of a heated debate, the Metro Council approved the second reading of the proposed 2022-23 budget by an 11-4 vote on Monday night.
Jack Daniel’s makes $1 million commitment to Metro government
LOCAL NEWS | On Tuesday, the Jack Daniel Distillery made a $1 million dollar commitment to the metro government over the next five years.
Mayor’s office plans Mulberry Creek clean up to celebrate Earth Day
LOCAL NEWS | Celebrate Earth Day 2022 by helping your friends and neighbors spring clean the Mulberry Creek.
Metro Council votes to move forward with storm drain project
LOCAL NEWS | Storm drain issues frequently cause flooding near the Moore County Jail and along Elm Street. The Metro Council voted to move forward with a project to correct the issue on Monday.
Metro Council approves first reading of new R3 zoning; public hearing will happen next month
The Metro Council passed the first reading of the new R3 zoning on Monday by a margin of 11-3. It paves the way for the new tiny house community in Lynchburg.
Postponed Metro Council meeting happens tonight
Due to severe winter weather and icy road conditions, the February Metro Council meeting will be postponed until March 1.
After a snag, State approves Metro Budget
Mayor Lewis informed the Metro Council that the state approved the Fiscal Year 2021 Budget on Monday night.
Metro Mayor: No mask mandate in Moore County
Metro Mayor Bonnie Lewis says she and Metro Sheriff Tyler Hatfield are in agreement that a mask mandate would be difficult to enforce in Moore County.
Public service won’t take place on Memorial Day
Due to COVID-19 concerns, the local American Legion post will not host a public Memorial Day ceremony on the Lynchburg Square this year but citizens are encouraged to remember in other ways.