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Apr. 04, 2014 @ 07:01 AM

Commissioners narrow down goals

After nearly two hours of discussion, Rutherford County Commissioners have narrowed down their goals for the immediate future.


Mar. 26, 2014 @ 05:22 AM

Job applications being accepted at sweetFrog

Applications for employment are now being accepted at sweetFrog, located between Plum Natural Market and Folk’s Cleaners on Oak Street Extension in Forest City.



Mar. 14, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Coffee beans and chicken wings

Java enthusiast Zack Hollar's favorite coffee drink is a tie between a standard latte and a caramel macchiato with an extra shot of espresso.


Mar. 12, 2014 @ 04:35 AM

Glassical Heirlooms begins new chapter

Today marks the first day of a new chapter in the lives of Dave and Pat Stanley, owners of Glassical Heirlooms.

Glassical Heirlooms is no longer operating from its manufacturing plant off Meadowbook Drive in Forest City.


Mar. 07, 2014 @ 01:02 PM

Chimney Rock State Park to reopen Saturday

A month after starting a road repair project, Chimney Rock State Park is slated to reopen Saturday.


Mar. 04, 2014 @ 05:34 PM

Rutherford County lands new business

A Portland, Ore.-based shopping bag manufacturer will be locating its East Coast operations in Rutherford County.


Mar. 04, 2014 @ 08:36 AM

County approves grant funding

Rutherford County Commissioners approved expending $100,000 in local funds to match nearly $800,000 in grants for economic development opportunities.


Feb. 28, 2014 @ 05:34 PM

DENR responds to groundwater leak at Cliffside Steam Station

The North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Duke Energy have been at the Cliffside Steam Station responding to a groundwater discharge from a drainage pipe.


Feb. 26, 2014 @ 04:39 AM

Workshop for Honda owners; award for technician

Forest City Honda hosted a Honda Owner's Workshop Saturday, Feb. 20 and approximately 40 Honda owners attended the workshop.