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Aug. 24, 2014 @ 01:21 PM

Breast cancer survivors and fly fishing

Chuck Sabolovic of Forest City, formerly of Texas, brought with him a passion that can benefit all breast cancer survivors — fly fishing.


Aug. 24, 2014 @ 02:42 PM

Record number of athletes compete in Lake Lure Olympiad

More than 1,000 athletes descended upon Lake Lure last weekend for the 10th Annual Lake Lure Olympiad, a three-day sports festival including a 10K dam run, Lake Lure Triathlon, Junior Olympiad, Race to the Rock 5K, Race to the Rock 25-mile bike ride and more.


Aug. 24, 2014 @ 02:16 PM

Youth receive volunteer service awards

Three Rutherford County Schools students received the President's Volunteer Service Award at Crestview Baptist Church recently.


Aug. 24, 2014 @ 01:07 PM

Community Empowerment gets permit for radio station

The Community Empowerment Project (CEP), based in Forest City, has its eyes set on starting a new radio station in the county.


Aug. 24, 2014 @ 11:14 AM

Lucy Robbins enjoying job as pastor of Caroleen First United Methodist Church

Lucy Robbins had a successful career at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNC-G) when she felt a call from the Lord to go into fulltime Christian work.


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Aug. 27, 2014 @ 01:07 PM

2014 High School band camps

Here's a look at photos taken from high school band camps this summer in Rutherford County.

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 10:57 AM

KIDZ IN RUTHERFORD COUNTY: KidSenses

This week, I went to KidSenses and took a tour with Joseph and I saw some really cool stuff.


Aug. 17, 2014 @ 01:07 PM

Clint Black, Balsam Range on tap

The Foundation Performing Arts Center announces its 2014-2015 season.


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Aug. 24, 2014 @ 01:21 PM

Breast cancer survivors and fly fishing

Chuck Sabolovic of Forest City, formerly of Texas, brought with him a passion that can benefit all breast cancer survivors — fly fishing.


Aug. 24, 2014 @ 11:14 AM

Lucy Robbins enjoying job as pastor of Caroleen First United Methodist Church

Lucy Robbins had a successful career at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNC-G) when she felt a call from the Lord to go into fulltime Christian work.


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

New bishop-elect has Ellenboro ties

The son of an Ellenboro couple is the bishop-elect of the Allegheny Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).


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Aug. 24, 2014 @ 10:04 AM

MCKOOL: The truth about the words we speak

I was chatting with this little boy the other day and he said “I have a bad knee.” 


Aug. 10, 2014 @ 12:12 PM

MCKOOL: The truth about your gallbladder

Do you know that every cell, tissue, organ and system of the body has a unique purpose and function? 


Jul. 27, 2014 @ 11:27 AM

MCKOOL: The truth about buying local

In the past I have I talked about the right foods to eat.  Personally, the ideal way to eat would be real food, grown organic, local and in season.  This way you are avoiding the genetically modified organisms (GMO’s) truck coming from who knows where.