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Sandhills411 Join host Mike Martin LIVE at CharBar No. 7 tonight at 6:30pm as we get ready for the PLAYOFFS. Your Patriots will be taking Reagan at home this Friday and we'll get the preview from Coach Metzger. Join us LIVE for dinner or listen on Star 102.5FM
Inside Pinecrest Football Show every Monday qoo.ly From 6:30 - 7:00pm every Monday night Mike Martin will chat with Pinecrest Head Football Coach Chris Metzger to recap last weeks's game and look ahead...
2019-11-11T21:26:07+0000
Sandhills411 Sheriff Fields and Chief Maness enjoyed attending the 2019 Southern Pines Veterans Day Parade.
Moore County Sheriff's Office Sheriff Fields and Chief Maness enjoyed attending the 2019 Southern Pines Veterans Day Parade.
2019-11-11T17:17:20+0000
Sandhills411 Today, Sheriff Ronnie Fields, Chief Deputy Richard Maness and Chief Bob Temme had the honor of attending the dedication of the “Field of Honor" located in West End. After learning that Seven Lakes resident Ben Benjamin has been playing taps at sunset every day since the flags have been in place, Chief Temme returned to record this patriotic moment. You have our respect Mr. Benjamin, and thank you for proving that patriotism is not dead and love of country is something we should all be proud of.
Southern Pines Police Department Today, Sheriff Ronnie Fields, Chief Deputy Richard Maness and Chief Bob Temme had the honor of attending the dedication of the “Field of Honor” located in West End. After learning that Seven Lakes resident Ben Benjamin has been playing taps at sunset every day since the flags have been in place, Chief Temme returned to record this patriotic moment. You have our respect Mr. Benjamin, and thank you for proving that patriotism is not dead and love of country is something we should all be proud of.
2019-11-11T16:09:22+0000
Sandhills411 Between Nov. 18-24, FirstHealth of the Carolinas will join health care organizations around the country to recognize Antibiotic Awareness Week. The week serves as a chance to educate the public about what happens when bacteria develop the ability to defeat the drugs designed to kill them. Now on our Health & Wellness page. 2019-11-11T16:03:53+0000
Sandhills411 North Carolina's governor vetoed bills that increase teacher pay, describing the increases as “paltry" and asking Republican legislators to work with him for higher salaries for teachers. Now on our North Carolina News page. 2019-11-11T15:51:09+0000
Sandhills411 Today, Sheriff Ronnie Fields, Chief Deputy Richard Maness and Chief Bob Temme had the honor of attending the dedication of the “Field of Honor" located in West End. After learning that Seven Lakes resident Ben Benjamin has been playing taps at sunset every day since the flags have been in place, Chief Temme returned to record this patriotic moment. You have our respect Mr. Benjamin, and thank you for proving that patriotism is not dead and love of country is something we should all be proud of.
Southern Pines Police Department Today, Sheriff Ronnie Fields, Chief Deputy Richard Maness and Chief Bob Temme had the honor of attending the dedication of the “Field of Honor” located in West End. After learning that Seven Lakes resident Ben Benjamin has been playing taps at sunset every day since the flags have been in place, Chief Temme returned to record this patriotic moment. You have our respect Mr. Benjamin, and thank you for proving that patriotism is not dead and love of country is something we should all be proud of.
2019-11-11T15:44:51+0000
Sandhills411 The time is upon us, it's the Downtown Southern Pines annual Parade of Trees sponsored by the Southern Pines Business Association, the tree's are provided by the Sandhills Rotary Club. This years tree's will be in place and must be decorated by November 29th just in time for the Downtown Southern Pines tree lighting ceremony on November 30th. The tree's will remain decorated until January 2nd. We are looking to our Facebook followers/community for idea's for this years tree. Tree themes we have done in the past: A K9 tree. A Memorial tree - voted best tree in the SPBA online judging contest. A tree made up with ornaments colored by local school children. Simple Blue and White decorated tree. Simple Police themed tree. Lets hear some of those idea's.
Southern Pines Police Department The time is upon us, it's the Downtown Southern Pines annual Parade of Trees sponsored by the Southern Pines Business Association, the tree's are provided by the Sandhills Rotary Club.

This years tree's will be in place and must be decorated by November 29th just in time for the Downtown Southern Pines tree lighting ceremony on November 30th. The tree's will remain decorated until January 2nd.

We are looking to our Facebook followers/community for idea's for this years tree.

Tree themes we have done in the past:
A K9 tree.
A Memorial tree - voted best tree in the SPBA online judging contest.
A tree made up with ornaments colored by local school children.
Simple Blue and White decorated tree.
Simple Police themed tree.

Lets hear some of those idea's.
2019-11-11T15:42:39+0000
Sandhills411 PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 10, 2019 Southern Pines Police Department Announces an Arrest For: Weapon and Narcotic Offenses The Southern Pines Police Department announces the arrest of Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior, 30 years of age, of Wade, North Carolina, for Carrying a Concealed Firearm, Possession of Marijuana, Felony Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance (Ecstasy) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. On November 8, 2019, at approximately 9:40 pm, officers from the Southern Pines Police Department's Directed Patrol “Echo Team" conducted a traffic stop on Old U.S. 1 Highway in Southern Pines. At the time of this traffic stop, officers detected a strong odor of marijuana emanating from the vehicle. While speaking with the driver of the vehicle, identified as Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior, the investigating officers observed the driver manipulating an unknown object in his front pants pocket while seated in the vehicle. While engaged in conversation with the investigating officers, Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior removed a loaded revolver from the pants pocket that he was observed manipulating. Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior was taken into custody without incident at this time. A subsequent search of the vehicle was conducted with the assistance of Southern Pines Police Department's K-9 “Ivy." Following this search, Ecstasy, marijuana and digital scales were recovered. Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior appeared before a Moore County Magistrate, and was released under a $10,000.00 unsecured bond pending a hearing in Moore County District Court on November 21, 2019. ### Contact: Captain Charles Campbell (910) 692-2732
Southern Pines Police Department PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 10, 2019

Southern Pines Police Department
Announces an Arrest For:
Weapon and Narcotic Offenses

The Southern Pines Police Department announces the arrest of Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior, 30 years of age, of Wade, North Carolina, for Carrying a Concealed Firearm, Possession of Marijuana, Felony Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance (Ecstasy) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On November 8, 2019, at approximately 9:40 pm, officers from the Southern Pines Police Department’s Directed Patrol “Echo Team” conducted a traffic stop on Old U.S. 1 Highway in Southern Pines. At the time of this traffic stop, officers detected a strong odor of marijuana emanating from the vehicle. While speaking with the driver of the vehicle, identified as Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior, the investigating officers observed the driver manipulating an unknown object in his front pants pocket while seated in the vehicle. While engaged in conversation with the investigating officers, Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior removed a loaded revolver from the pants pocket that he was observed manipulating. Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior was taken into custody without incident at this time. A subsequent search of the vehicle was conducted with the assistance of Southern Pines Police Department’s K-9 “Ivy.” Following this search, Ecstasy, marijuana and digital scales were recovered.

Kevin Rene Ellerbe Junior appeared before a Moore County Magistrate, and was released under a $10,000.00 unsecured bond pending a hearing in Moore County District Court on November 21, 2019.

###

Contact: Captain Charles Campbell
(910) 692-2732
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Sandhills411 The former school is being torn down to make room for a new school, which will be twice the size. 2019-11-11T15:36:51+0000
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