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BOSTIC—The new addition to the main building of Washburn Community Outreach Center (WCOC) in Bostic will be a blessing to the ministry once construction is... [Read More]
"This is not a problem, honey. We will do this together." [Read More]
FOREST CITY—Officials from the Town of Forest City and county economic leaders who toured the Everest Textiles manufacturing plant Tuesday morning, got a first-hand look... [Read More]
Surveillance video showed a person dressed in black clothing and wearing a mask, walking up to the church building. Using black spray paint, the person... [Read More]
HARRIS—Harris Elementary second grade students visited with veterans Thursday morning, and heard some of their stories. April Hicks of Willow Ridge Living Center in Rutherfordton,... [Read More]
RUTHERFORDTON—Rutherford County Commissioners expressed concern about what they described as a dangerous intersection near the historic Washburn Store in the Bostic community. During their regular... [Read More]
RUTHERFORDTON—The Rutherford County Airport is operational after being closed for paving and maintenance work. The facility was expected to be closed for 21 days, but... [Read More]
FOREST CITY—Kimberly Dickens of Fayetteville was in Forest City Saturday afternoon, standing under a tent with tables filled with information on all aspects of suicide.... [Read More]
Driving down one of Rutherford County's many highways, I noticed recently a small tattered cross stuck only a few feet from the pavement. I came... [Read More]
FOREST CITY—Family and friends will say goodbye today to a renowned educator and community leader who never forgot where he came from. The funeral of... [Read More]
SUNSHINE—Gabriel Noard, owner/operator of Pangaea Plants herb farm in Lake Lure was awarded a check for $10,000 Wednesday morning for winning "Best Farm Startup" in... [Read More]
FOREST CITY—Children can be wonderful advocates for responsible pet ownership, according to Lynn Faltraco, director of the Community Pet Center. With this in mind, Faltraco... [Read More]
RUTHERFORDTON—The St. John's Episcopal Church building, home of the Rutherford County Historical Society, was vandalized for the second consecutive night on Sunday. Windows were smashed,... [Read More]
FOREST CITY—Friends of Amy Moore are hosting a fundraising event to support her as she undergoes treatment for stage four breast cancer. "Give Cancer the... [Read More]
CLIFFSIDE—The National Weather Service (NWS) has confirmed that the storm Monday afternoon in southern Rutherford County was an EF-1 tornado. While the storm brought down... [Read More]
CLIFFSIDE—Dozens of falling trees brought down power lines during the late afternoon storm that swept through southern Rutherford County Monday. [Read More]
Every now and again, we read about how cities, counties, states, and economic development entities offer large and sometimes staggering sums of money, along with... [Read More]
RUTHERFORDTON—Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, can be experienced by children and youth, though it is something typically associated with soldiers returning home from war... [Read More]
SPINDALE—Opioid addiction must be treated like any other disease, and those affected should be treated with compassion. That was the consensus from the opioid addiction... [Read More]
I have never been good at Facebook. I don't snap photos of myself and post them for all to see. I refrain from political commentary... [Read More]