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Apr. 24, 2015 @ 08:47 AM

Bond set at $800,000 for man charged in baby death

Bond was set Monday in Superior Court for the man charged with the murder of 5-month-old Lebron Jay’den Reynolds. The baby died at his home off J.M. Lovelace Road near Ellenboro on Jan.11.


Apr. 24, 2015 @ 08:39 AM

Packing their bags for Spindale

It's a small world after all. 

Four international students made their way to Spindale Elementary School this year and are sharing their culture with peers and teachers while learning about Rutherford County. 


Apr. 24, 2015 @ 08:45 AM

Grand Jury returns 44 indictments

The Rutherford County Grand Jury returned 44 bills of indictment when they met in session Monday morning at the courthouse.


Apr. 24, 2015 @ 08:48 AM

Farmers Market opens Saturday

The Rutherford County Farmers Market will open at 8 a.m. Saturday as farmers and crafters will be on hand with fresh vegetables, fruits, fresh cut flowers, bread, locally raised meat and eggs, as well as a wide assortment of local created jewelry, soap, hand-crafted wood items, crocheted and knitted items, etc.


Apr. 24, 2015 @ 09:38 AM

RS Central student competes in chicken showing

Darrell Garland’s interest in animals began at an early age. For most of his life he has been around poultry. His grandfather, Jim Garland, owned chickens and Darrell says it was his influence that led to him beginning to show poultry competitively at shows. The walls of his home are decorated with awards from these shows.


News: State View All »

Apr. 24, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Showing appreciation for law enforcement officers

Rutherford County is home to many men and women in law enforcement who risk their lives every day to keep communities safe.


Apr. 21, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Saving lives with Operation "Drive to Live 2015"

With various spring activities and prom season underway across the state, the North Carolina Highway Patrol (NCHP) announced its kickoff of Operation "Drive to Live" during the week of April 20.


Apr. 15, 2015 @ 08:30 AM

The link that makes getting help possible

Interacting with people in some of the scariest situations of their lives and on their worst days, a 911 telecommunicator's job is full of challenging and stressful times.


News: Education View All »

Apr. 24, 2015 @ 08:39 AM

Packing their bags for Spindale

It's a small world after all. 

Four international students made their way to Spindale Elementary School this year and are sharing their culture with peers and teachers while learning about Rutherford County. 


Apr. 23, 2015 @ 10:35 AM

The sun, the moon and the stars come to Trinity

The sun, the moon and the stars came to Trinity Christian School via California on Wednesday. 


Apr. 23, 2015 @ 10:25 AM

TJCA ranked in top challenging schools

Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy (TJCA) is one of the most challenging high schools in the nation.


News: National View All »

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 08:30 AM

The link that makes getting help possible

Interacting with people in some of the scariest situations of their lives and on their worst days, a 911 telecommunicator's job is full of challenging and stressful times.


Apr. 01, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Teen crashes and distracted driving worse than researchers thought

National Distracted Driving Awareness Month kicks off today and ground-breaking research conducted into crash videos has found significant evidence that distracted driving is likely a much more serious problem than previously known, especially with teenage drivers.


Mar. 13, 2015 @ 09:45 AM

'Never give up until they buckle up'

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced Thursday its first-ever, national advertising campaign aimed at parents of children ages 8-14 to make sure their tweens are consistently and properly wearing their seat belt every time the car is moving.