Category: News

Tribal broadband manager gets federal prison for embezzlement

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians recognized ‘misuse of resources’ when previously independent Cherokee Broadband was moved into the tribal government structure. by Joseph Martin  March 3, 2021 Carolina Public Press A Jackson County resident who was the office manager for Cherokee Broadband Enterprises, an…Read More »

UPDATED: WANTED FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT

UPDATE: GREGORY HEIDLER HAS BEEN LOCATED On February 27,2021, Rutherford County deputies responded to C&M Lane reference to a prowler call. Deputies found Gregory Heidler, deceased at the residence, from an apparent suicide. _____________________________________ Gregory Alfred Heidler D.O.B: 02-19-1973 White Male _____________________________________…Read More »

UPDATE: STEVEN CLALE HENDERSON Located

On 2/26/2021 Deputies with the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office were able to locate Steven Clale Henderson and take him into custody. Henderson received a $100,000 bond and is currently incarcerated at the Rutherford County Detention Center.______________________________________ The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office Criminal…Read More »

Congratulations to Spelling Bee Winners

Congratulations to the 2020-2021 RCS District Spelling Bee Winners 1st place: Ryan Wilkins- Chase Middle 2nd place: Henry Harper- Mt. Vernon-Ruth Elementary 3rd place: Gracie Conner- Pinnacle Elementary School Rutherford County Schools hosted the 2020-2021 RCS District Spelling Bee at the Cool…Read More »