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May. 03, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Seniors shine in athletic competitions

Following weeks of fierce but friendly competition, nearly 100 participants were honored with gold, silver and bronze medals during the Senior Games Closing Ceremony for sporting events at the Rutherford County Senior Center on Friday evening.


May. 04, 2015 @ 07:03 AM

Students selected for Governor’s School

This summer, three rising Rutherford County Schools seniors will join approximately 550 of the most distinguished North Carolina rising high school juniors and seniors in attending the 2015 Governor’s School of North Carolina.




May. 03, 2015 @ 08:29 AM

Computer Classes at the Library Continue

The free computer classes at the Rutherford County Library in Spindale continue in May. Kenneth Odom, IT Specialist at the library said so far there has been excellent turnout for the classes and he has had to expand the class size to six. There is also a waiting list for when a class is already full.


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May. 03, 2015 @ 08:16 AM

Chase High Theater Troupe announces play

The Chase High Theater Troupe (CHTT) is announcing its play and cast for the 2015 season


Apr. 29, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

Springtime in full swing at MayFestival

Members of the community as well as visitors to Rutherford County will have the opportunity to enjoy local foods, unique arts and crafts, live music and entertainment and several family friendly activities outdoors in downtown Rutherfordton this weekend.


Apr. 26, 2015 @ 08:58 AM

The Importance of Being Earnest cast, box office announced

Rutherford County Arts Council has announced details for The Importance of Being Earnest Dinner Theatre on Friday, May1 at 5:45 p.m. and the matinee on Saturday, May 2 at 3 p.m.


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Apr. 24, 2015 @ 10:11 AM

Church Calendar

(For church announcements, please email: pbunch@thedigitalcourier.com or call (828)245-6431 or drop the information by the office at 601 Oak Street, Forest City).


Apr. 22, 2015 @ 08:31 AM

Meeting basic human needs

In the room where people once enjoyed meals, music and fellowship, volunteers are gathering regularly to transform the former Swinging Pig restaurant into the BASICS (Brothers and Sisters In Christ Serving) Christian Ministries, Inc.


Apr. 20, 2015 @ 10:08 AM

Scout Honored

Boy Scout Four-Star Recipient


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Apr. 29, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

Springtime in full swing at MayFestival

Members of the community as well as visitors to Rutherford County will have the opportunity to enjoy local foods, unique arts and crafts, live music and entertainment and several family friendly activities outdoors in downtown Rutherfordton this weekend.


Apr. 05, 2015 @ 10:37 AM

Easter Feast

Story and photos from Family Feature


Mar. 29, 2015 @ 10:38 AM

The Chili Cookoff

Fundraising Chili Cookoff in the mountains.