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Early voting schedule for RC posted

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. -Rutherford County Board of Elections members, Gail Parton (R), Margeret Helton (D) and Brian King (R) met Friday to schedule…

Column: Hager’s replacement nomination list shortens by one

Column: Hager’s replacement nomination list shortens by one

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. – The State Representative seat is one of the most powerful and influential elected positions in the county. The laws…

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Rutherford County Line will be at the 3rd Annual CHADay event at the American Legion Hut in Caroleen, NC. There will be a car show held as well…

McDOWELL COUNTY, N.C. —The Red Cross and McDowell County DSS will be hosting a People/Pet Sheltering training on November 03, 2016. This will be held at McDowell Technical…

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Out and About – August 27, 2016

Out and About – August 27, 2016

Scanner traffic said on Friday afternoon that a tractor trailer overturned on Oakland Road. Spindale Police, State Trooper, and Spindale Fire Department responded. (Photo credit:…

Obituaries View all

Obituaries – August 28, 2016

Garth Kim Melton, Jr. of Forest City died Friday as he result of an automobile accident. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by The Padgett…

Obituaries – August 27, 2016

Hazel Ruth Nix Smith, age 91, of Candor, NC formerly of Forest City, died Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at Sandy Ridge Memory Care. Born January 25, 1925 in…

Obituaries – August 26, 2016

Obituaries – August 26, 2016

Don Marvin Wallace, age 80, of Union Mills, died Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at Rutherford Regional Medical Center. He was a native of Rutherford County and the son…

Obituaries – August 25, 2016

Obituaries – August 25, 2016

Ms. Paige Toney, 24, of Ellenboro, died Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Washburn & Dorsey Funeral…

Obituaries – August 24, 2016

Obituaries – August 24, 2016

Chris Wease, age 36, of the Chase Community, passed away on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at the Carolinas Health System-Cleveland Campus. Born on January 16, 1980 in Spartanburg…

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Bell named special prosecutor in Facebook threats against district attorney

Bell named special prosecutor in Facebook threats against district attorney

MACON COUNTY, N.C. — You really can’t say whatever you want on Facebook without repercussions. On Thursday, August 25, 2016, agents from the SBI’s Western…

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Cold case of 23 years fugitive arrested in N.C. given $1 million cash bail

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911 Communications Report – August 29, 2016

911 Communications Report – August 29, 2016

Spindale Police Department had a busier than usual weekend.Let’s support our law enforcement.…

911 Communications Report – August 27, 2016

Forest City View all

Forest City Police Department  August 26, 2016

Forest City Police Department August 26, 2016

Forest City Police Department August 26, 2016   Incidents Janet Hernandez reported an incident of attempted…

Forest City Police Department August 24, 2016

Rutherfordton View all

Rutherfordton Police Dept. Incident Report – August 29, 2016

Rutherfordton Police Dept. Incident Report – August 29, 2016

Rutherfordton Police Dept. Incident Report  August 29, 2016 August 26, 2016 Food Lion reported the theft…

Rutherfordton Police Department – August 24, 2016

Spindale View all

Spindale Police Department  08/29/2016

Spindale Police Department 08/29/2016

Spindale Police Department 08/29/2016 Reports: Sadarrien Mccluney, of Johnson St. Spindale, reported an incident of assault…

Spindale Police Department 08/24/2016