Leland Celebrates Founders Day

LELAND -- Leland residents got a little wild on Saturday at their annual Founders Day celebration.

Hundreds rocked and rolled with their neighbors to commemorate the special day.

They danced, sang, ate and enjoyed being with one another.

Leland was founded in 1989 with only 1,800 people. In recent years it had beomce one of the fastest growing communities in southeastern North Carolina, with a population of more than 5,000.

Reported by Kelli O'Hara