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Oct. 22, 2014 @ 09:24 AM

State jobless rate drops slightly

State unemployment saw a modest decrease in September.

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.

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 05:17 PM

DIY decorating tips from a professional

Want to give a room in your house a redux but not ready to bring in the pros? Kitty McGammon of Blue Ridge Design shares a simple strategy to give an old room a new look: move everything out of it.

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 04:15 PM

Fall decorating trends: Clear the clutter and make way for color

If spring is the season to give homes a thorough scrubbing, it turns out fall is an ideal time to redecorate them. 

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 01:24 PM

Buck: RRHS changes ‘exciting’

In the four months since the joint venture between Rutherford Regional Health System (RRHS) and Duke LifePoint, RRHS Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Cindy Buck said there have been changes.

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 01:12 PM

RAMSEY: Buy the dream car

I’m in college, but I’m not the typical college student. I’ve gone back to law school after working for several years.

Oct. 17, 2014 @ 01:36 PM

Brand USA, roads on Southeast tourism agenda

Reauthorizing Brand USA and fixing the nation's aging highway infrastructure are top concerns for the tourism industry in the Southeast.

Oct. 17, 2014 @ 11:12 AM

Land transfers: Oct. 17, 2014

Here are the latest land transfers recorded at the Rutherford County Register of Deeds office.

Oct. 16, 2014 @ 12:39 PM

Health inspections: Oct. 10-14

Here are the latest health inspections from the Rutherford County Heath Department:

Oct. 14, 2014 @ 01:22 PM

Former CEO of Habitat for Humanity International coming to Rutherfordton

A former chairman of the board for Habitat for Humanity International, Paul Leonard, is coming to Rutherfordton for a habitat fundraising event on Tuesday, Oct. 21.