September 2018

RC Schools on two-hour delay

RUTHERFORD COUNTY SCHOOLS TWO-HOUR DELAY MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 Rutherford County Schools will operate on a two-hour delay on Monday,…





Sheriff Francis fires two officers

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. — The Rutherford County Sheriff dismissed two officers recently. According to a Denny’s employee who wished to…



Obituaries

Daisy Lee Walker Yelton, age 81, of Rutherfordton, NC, died Friday, September 14, 2018 at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills….


Coal ash breach in Wilmington, N.C.

WILMINGTON, N.C. — Historic rains from Hurricane Florence caused the release of stormwater, which may have come into contact with…


WEG Sunday Events postponed to Monday

The National Weather Service had predicted heavy rain starting on Saturday evening through Sunday. Consequently the FEI officials moved the…


Colfax Free Fair

ELLENBORO —The 90th Colfax Free Fair should begin on Tuesday at 6 p.m. if Florence’s rains don’t delay ride erection….