Events Around The Community
About Fort Bragg Communities
A visit to Fort Bragg Communities will make you proud to be an American. There’s a patriotic spirit running through Fayetteville, Spring Lake, Hope Mills and the other Cumberland County municipalities that unites everyone who lives here, as well as those just passing through. Here, we hold fast to the friendly feel of a true hometown, while providing the cultural and entertainment amenities of bigger cities. We are the nation’s first Military Sanctuary Community, and we’re proud of our military and its rich role in our nation’s history.Read More
Civil War Sesquicentennial Commemoration: Featuring Sherman’s March
FAYETTEVILLE – The Museum of the Cape Fear will sponsor free commemorative events, March 14-16, to recognize the 150th (sesquicentennial) anniversary of the actions that occurred in and around Fayetteville during the Civil War in March 1865.
A weekend living history event will begin on March 14, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, with re-enactors setting up tents and displays, and to talk about the Union occupation of Fayetteville, which occurred March 11-14, 1865. The program...
Upcoming Events in the Cumberland County Schools (February 22 – 28, 2015)
In Observance of Black History Month
The faculty, staff and students at Ferguson-Easley Elementary School will enjoy their annual Black History/Brotherhood Program on Monday, February 23 at 9:00 a.m. in the school’s cafetorium. The guest presenters of the hour will be Mr. Stephon Ferguson, nationally acclaimed orator on the works of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Mr. Charles “Chuck” Fager, an author and civil rights supporter who marched with Dr. King. Students from E.E. Smith High...