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Ask an Expert: Was extra space in the courthouse requested by Register of Deeds?

T. Moore: At the “meet the candidates” forum at the county annex, Register of Deeds candidate Faye Huskey called out county commissioner Bryan…

Welcome to Rutherford County!

Welcome to Rutherford County!

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. — Want to know the recreational, entertainment, lodging and dining options in Rutherford County? Do you have vistors to entertain?…

Avadim Tech announces Black Mountain expansion with 551 new jobs

Avadim Tech announces Black Mountain expansion with 551 new jobs

BLACK MOUNTAIN, N.C. —Avadim Technologies will add 551 jobs in Buncombe County while investing $20.4 million in capital over the next five years. Avadim will construct…

Frederik the Great gives Bellisimo mention on the Late Show

NEW YORK, NEW YORK — Staying up late is a luxury anymore, but it has its rewards. Having grown up in horse country,…

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Nothing says Autumn like the fair. The free fair in Ellenboro allows everyone to have the experience of the fair in some form – rides, music, fair food,…

Laura Collins Thomas I’ve been thinking lately of the conversations I have had with my children over the years about dealing with law enforcement. Many years ago, while…

Matthew Clark is the editor of GSA Business Report. He covers higher education, state and local government and oversees all newsroom operations for GSA Business Report. He is…

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Out and About – Sept. 22, 2016

Leaking gasoline pipeline bypassed; gas supply to WNC in a few days

Obituaries View all

Obituaries – Sept. 26, 2016

Mr. Harry G. “Bud” Oates, Jr., 83, of Golden Valley, died Saturday, September 24, 2016 at his residence. He was the son of the late Harry…

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Ask an Expert: Was extra space in the courthouse requested by Register of Deeds?

T. Moore: At the “meet the candidates” forum at the county annex, Register of Deeds candidate Faye Huskey called out county commissioner Bryan King (who was in the…

NAACP Candidate Forum Thursday

The NAACP Candidate Forum will be held on Thursday. The public is invited to attend and to participate in the forum.  What: CANDIDATE FORUM When: 09/29/2016 Where: New…

Republicans now outnumber Democrats in RC (with correct numbers)

Republicans now outnumber Democrats in RC (with correct numbers)

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C.— As of Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, there are more registered Republican voters than there are Democrats in Rutheford County. Registration by party is currently: Republicans…

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Nearby October events to check out

Asheville Art in the Park-This outdoor art festival takes place three Saturdays in October in Pack Square in downtown Asheville with the best artists in…

NAACP Candidate Forum Thursday

Oct. 1- Restore Rutherfordton’s1924 fire engine

Sept. 24, 2016 – House of Refuge Fundraiser

Sept. 29, 2016 – NAACP Candidate Forum

Sept. 20-24, 2016—Colfax Free Fair in Ellenboro

September 23, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. 4TH FRIDAYS ON MAIN

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Forest City Police Department September 23, 2016

Forest City Police Department September 23, 2016   Incidents An officer of the Forest City Police…

Forest City Police Department September 22, 2016

Forest City Police Department September 20, 2016

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Name released in Rutherfordton shooting incident; deputy injured by officer’s bullet fragments

Name released in Rutherfordton shooting incident; deputy injured by officer’s bullet fragments

RUTHERFORDTON —The SBI identifed William Joseph Ryan as the suicidal man killed in the September 17,…

Rutherfordton Police Report – Sept. 14, 2016

Rutherfordton Golf Club support motion dies for lack of a second

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Spindale Police Department 09/23/2016

Spindale Police Department 09/23/2016 Reports: Officer with Spindale Police Dept. reported an incident of Aid and…

Spindale Police Department 09/20/2016

Spindale Police Department 09/19/2016