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Oct. 22, 2014 @ 10:05 AM

Neighbors helping neighbors

Nearly 80 youth volunteers wielded utility belts and hammers during Youth Missions Day on Saturday, officially kicking off United Way's Week of Caring.

Oct. 25, 2014 @ 07:00 AM

Community Calendar: October 25, 2014


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 12:09 PM

Land transfers: Oct. 23, 2014

Here are the latest land transfers from the Rutherford County Register of Deeds office:


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:22 AM

Taking learning to another level

When will I ever use this in real life? 

This question has haunted teachers forever, but the Science Technology Advanced Resource (STAR) program answered those questions at Trinity Christian School this week. 


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:06 AM

Building permits: Sept. 2014

Here are the building permits issued by Rutherford County in September 2014.


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Oct. 24, 2014 @ 07:08 AM

Gryphons gun for SPAC title tonight

With only three games left in the regular season, the Southern Piedmont Conference (SPAC) title may come down to who wins tonight’s game – Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy (TJCA) or Bessemer City.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 07:03 AM

Hilltoppers look to extend streak against East BurkeB

R-S Central is hoping to continue to build momentum into the playoffs as they prepare to face the East Burke Cavaliers tonight for Homecoming.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 07:00 AM

Recharged Cavaliers take on No. 1 Crest

Before Last Friday’s 35-12 win against Draughn, East Rutherford Cavaliers coach Clint Bland cleverly chose his words when it came describing what his team must do to make the postseason. 


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 06:57 AM

Confident Trojans ready for Kings Mountain

Chase coach Daniel Bailey admits that the season has not gone as planned for the Trojans.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 09:46 AM

Chase shocks Lions

The Chase Trojans capped off their regular season by upsetting the recently anointed South Mountain Athletic Conference (SMAC) champion Shelby Golden Lions with a 2-0 win.


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Oct. 22, 2014 @ 10:05 AM

Neighbors helping neighbors

Nearly 80 youth volunteers wielded utility belts and hammers during Youth Missions Day on Saturday, officially kicking off United Way's Week of Caring.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 10:51 AM

Early voting starts today

Voting for the 2014 General Election begins today in Rutherford County.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 10:35 AM

Forest City businessman man inducted into PPA

Joe Bennett of Forest City was inducted into the Plastics Pioneers Association (PPA) Saturday, Oct. 18 when the association held its annual meeting in York Harbor, Maine.



Oct. 23, 2014 @ 10:52 AM

Habitat Dedication


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Aug. 13, 2013 @ 10:44 AM

Business

From Wall Street to Main Street.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 12:09 PM

Land transfers: Oct. 23, 2014

Here are the latest land transfers from the Rutherford County Register of Deeds office:


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:06 AM

Building permits: Sept. 2014

Here are the building permits issued by Rutherford County in September 2014.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 01:17 PM

First Tennessee bank parent acquires company

The parent company of First Tennessee bank has acquired a Raleigh, North Carolina financial company.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 10:04 AM

Buncombe County awards $5 million for tourism

Tourism officials in Buncombe County are handing out nearly $5 million for projects in the area.


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Oct. 24, 2014 @ 10:11 AM

The power of projects

I had the privilege of visiting R-S Middle School on Wednesday to do a story about the Edgar Allan Poe projects eighth grade classes recently completed. Lecia Greenway had her students read many of his short stories and create a project based on his works and his life. 


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 09:42 AM

OUR VIEW: Encouraging numbers on first day

Thursday was the start of a shortened early voting period across North Carolina.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 08:11 AM

JONES: Advocate with a badge

There are roughly 900,000 law enforcement officers in the U.S., 12 percent of which are female. In the first half of 2014, 67 have already died, a 31 percent increase over 2013. (National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund) 


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 10:50 AM

Know the law when it comes to a stopped school bus

In case you forgot, school is still in session and buses are on the roads.

Daily, more than 14,000 school buses travel North Carolina highways transporting children to and from school, according to the American School Bus Council. And while most motorists stop when they approach stopped school buses, on an average school day there are nearly 3,000 North Carolinians who don't.


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Feb. 26, 2013 @ 03:42 PM

Under the Dome

Political and government news from Rutherford County to Washington, D.C.

Oct. 23, 2014 @ 02:18 PM

Tillis camp says Romney to campaign for him in NC

Mitt Romney is planning to come to North Carolina to campaign for Republican U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 10:22 AM

Bell, Greenway in race for District Attorney

Incumbent District Attorney Brad Greenway, Democrat, and former Assistant District Attorney Ted Bell, Republican, are seeking the office of District Attorney in the 29th Judicial District that includes Rutherford and McDowell counties. 


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 09:08 AM

Early voting starts today

Voting for the 2014 General Election begins today in Rutherford County.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:53 AM

Town approves new truck purchase; property zoning request

Rezoning requests for property located on Doggett Road between Bethany Church Road and U.S. 74 Bypass, were approved Monday night by the Forest City Town Council.


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Nov. 19, 2013 @ 11:22 PM

DC Video

Check out the latest video from The Daily Courier.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 10:22 AM

VIDEO: R-S Central VS Chase Football

R.S. Central High School faced off against Chase High School in football


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 10:24 AM

VIDEO: East High vs. Crest High Volleyball

East High School met Crest High in volleyball


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 01:58 PM

VIDEO: Crest vs. Chase boys soccer

Here is a video from the Chase at Crest boys soccer game:


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 05:34 PM

Sportscast 10-17-2014

Sports Editor Jimmy Potts and Sports Reporters Jacob Conley and Bill McDaniel discuss this weekend's football games.