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Election Filing Time

The time for candidates to file for elections is upon us. Filing time begins today at noon and ends two weeks from today, on July 17 at 12 noon. Cost to file at the Cumberland…


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They Can Never Say Your Fellow Citizens Weren’t Involved

Since October 2013, our town’s leaders have been meeting with Walmart, local realty, and developer representatives about rezoning, annexing, and developing the corner of Legion Road and NC162 for commercial development. For the first six…



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STOP THE CREEP

This rezoning isn’t going to drag out forever. That’s why it requires action and sharing opinions now. It’s probably not gonna drag out as long as it should. It will have some hocus-pocus thrown over…


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REZONING PETITION

Please check out our rezoning petition and sign it, if, for whatever reasons, you do not support the rezoning. SUPPORTING LOCAL BUSINESS is a great reason.


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WALMART NEIGHBORHOOD MARKET FACTS

With recent talk about rezoning and a Walmart Neighborhood Market being built at the corner of Legion Rd. and Highway 162, the Hope Mills Bee has seen a lot of ideas bandied about on social…


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ZONING BOARD MEETING MONDAY

The next step in the process of allowing for (or denying) a Walmart Neighborhood Market to be built at the corner of NC 162 and Legion Rd. is Monday afternoon at 4 p.m. The Hope…


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HM BOC 7/21 MEETING MINUTES

At Monday nights’s four-hour-long Board of Commissioners meeting, commissioners: –recognized the Hope Mills Angels 10U softball team for winning the state championship. They go on to their World Series, which starts August 3 in Myrtle…


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HM BOC MEETING MONDAY

At 7 p.m. the regular commissioner’s meeting will be held, and will include: –recognizing the Hope Mills Angels 10U state championship team, –presenting the new town website, –rezoning some land on Hope Mills Rd. from…


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NEW WALMART PROPOSED

Remember that July 21 annexation talk we were trying to lure you to http://hopemillsbee.com/?p=508 ? This is what it’s about: a proposed Walmart Neighborhood Market with gas pumps. At the July 21 scheduled meeting, commissioners…