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Dec. 21, 2014 @ 01:38 PM

Audit shows uncollected fuel sales

An internal county audit uncovered over $23,000 in uncollected fuel sales at the Rutherford County Airport.


Dec. 21, 2014 @ 01:27 PM

Study: County gains with Medicaid expansion

A recent study indicates Rutherford County stands to gain jobs and increased business activity if the North Carolina General Assembly expands Medicaid coverage in North Carolina.


Dec. 19, 2014 @ 11:22 AM

Land transfers: Dec. 19, 2014

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


Dec. 19, 2014 @ 11:15 AM

Museum receives $25,000 grant

Williard Whitson said he wants to open KidSenses Children’s Museum to reach every child in Rutherford County, regardless of economic situation.


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Dec. 21, 2014 @ 01:38 PM

Audit shows uncollected fuel sales

An internal county audit uncovered over $23,000 in uncollected fuel sales at the Rutherford County Airport.


Dec. 21, 2014 @ 01:27 PM

Study: County gains with Medicaid expansion

A recent study indicates Rutherford County stands to gain jobs and increased business activity if the North Carolina General Assembly expands Medicaid coverage in North Carolina.


Dec. 19, 2014 @ 11:22 AM

Land transfers: Dec. 19, 2014

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


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Dec. 18, 2014 @ 09:30 AM

HOOD: Wake up with a start up

The U.S. economy continues to recover from the depths of the Great Recession, and North Carolina continues to recover at a faster rate than the national average.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 02:16 PM

NC group wants Duke Energy to slow plants building

A North Carolina group advocating renewable energy said Tuesday it is pressing federal regulators to investigate whether Duke Energy should buy power from other Southeast electric companies and build fewer power plants that cost consumers.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 09:18 AM

OUR VIEW: Too good to be true?

Driving around Rutherford County, besides the scenery, another noticeable factor is the price of gas.


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Dec. 03, 2014 @ 01:21 PM

House plans to extend tax breaks through December

The House is moving Wednesday to extend a massive package of expired tax breaks through the end of the year, adding about $45 billion to the budget deficit over the next decade.


Dec. 01, 2014 @ 12:16 PM

TVA says incentives to remain secret

The Tennessee Valley Authority has declined to release the incentives it awarded an auto parts maker that is expanding in Clinton.


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 12:26 PM

Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday for deals

Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year.