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May. 20, 2015 @ 08:00 AM

Deck gets up close and personal with McIlroy

A Rutherford County native and golf pro at Meadowbrook Golf Course had an opportunity to caddie for one of his students who was selected to play in the PGA Wells Fargo Championship last Wednesday.

May. 20, 2015 @ 08:54 AM

Paris Award presented to Jarrett and Brown

The Ron Paris Mass Communication Award was awarded to Peyton Jarrett of East Rutherford High School and Keynari Brown of Chase High School.


May. 20, 2015 @ 08:48 AM

Brigman and Bright awarded Flack scholarship

Eric Brigman from Chase High School and South Bright from East Rutherford High School are the recipients of the Charles Z. Flack, Jr. Community Leadership Award for 2015. 

 

May. 19, 2015 @ 08:43 AM

Championship-winning Gray family

The Grays are a family of athletes. Rob, Jordan and Raven Gray have all excelled in their respective sports, both in high school and in college. Raven, 18, soon to be a sophomore at North Carolina A&T State University, won a state championship in softball at East Rutherford High School and has been competing as a part of the Lady Aggies softball program at A&T.


May. 17, 2015 @ 08:15 AM

Hook, line and sinker

It is not often that elementary students call their classroom a 3.5-acre lake surrounded by flora, fauna and the occasional bumble bee buzzing by their ears.


May. 17, 2015 @ 08:39 AM

Chamber consort prepares for spring concerts

The Rutherford Chamber Consort, a professional classical music ensemble, are set to begin their spring concerts on Saturday, May 23 at Advent Lutheran Church in Spindale at 7 p.m. and Sunday, May 24 at the Biltmore United Methodist Church in Asheville at 4 p.m. There is no charge of admission and the performances are open to the general public.


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May. 22, 2015 @ 08:27 AM

PHOTO: Gospel Singing

Sunday, May 24 there will be a gospel singing:  6 p.m.  Piney Knob Baptist Church featuring Ken Turner and Valor Three, pictured here.


May. 17, 2015 @ 08:52 AM

She Stoops To Conquer Announced

She Stoops To Conquer, Oliver Goldsmith’s most famous comedy, will be presented at the Maple Street Theatre in Rutherfordton,  as Dinner Theatre on Friday, May 29, at 5:45 p.m. with a matinee performance (show only)  on Saturday, May 30, at 2 p.m.


May. 17, 2015 @ 08:39 AM

Chamber consort prepares for spring concerts

The Rutherford Chamber Consort, a professional classical music ensemble, are set to begin their spring concerts on Saturday, May 23 at Advent Lutheran Church in Spindale at 7 p.m. and Sunday, May 24 at the Biltmore United Methodist Church in Asheville at 4 p.m. There is no charge of admission and the performances are open to the general public.


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May. 08, 2015 @ 08:32 AM

‘Amazing Grace how sweet the sound’

“How could I ever forget what you have done for me?” sang Millie Broome at a tent revival in Spindale Wednesday night.  “Jesus, I’ll never forget how you set me free,” Millie sang as people raised their arms in praise to the Lord.


May. 06, 2015 @ 08:39 AM

Column

Mother's Day is here again and I haven't had a mom since 2006. I think about her every single day. I talk to her almost every day. And I wish I could still seek her counsel on the important decisions in my life.


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).


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May. 17, 2015 @ 07:16 AM

Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Festival

STAND ALONE

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