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Jul. 25, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

Looking at life differently

Six years ago on July 25, Rutherford County Sheriff's Deputy Alan Young received a phone call that changed his outlook and gave him a second lease on life — a call to tell him there was a kidney available for his transplant.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 09:39 AM

Scanner Traffic: July 25, 2014


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 09:18 AM

Rutherford County land transfers

Here's a look at the latest land transfers filed with the Rutherford County Register of Deeds' office.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 08:37 AM

Discovering faith and fun

Faith and fun are on the rise at South Mountain Christian Camp (SMCC) in Bostic this summer.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 08:28 AM

Photos of the Day: July 25, 2014

Here's a look at photos that ran in The Daily Courier on July 25, 2014.

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Jul. 25, 2014 @ 01:21 PM

North Carolina fugitive caught after 13-day search

A man who escaped from a Richmond County sheriff's deputy earlier this month has been captured.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 12:20 PM

Man pleads guilty in NC Ponzi scheme

A man accused of running a Ponzi scheme that bilked about 25 Charlotte investors out of more than $2.5 million has pleaded guilty to securities fraud.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 11:19 AM

Man pleads guilty in fatal NC crash

A Charlotte man has pleaded guilty to charges in a wreck that killed two men last year.


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Jul. 25, 2014 @ 09:31 AM

"Spin, Pop, Boom"

Jeffrey Ruediger, aka "Professor Pop," performed a mad science show at Mooneyham Public Library in Forest City on Thursday.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 08:37 AM

Discovering faith and fun

Faith and fun are on the rise at South Mountain Christian Camp (SMCC) in Bostic this summer.


Jul. 24, 2014 @ 07:34 AM

Celebrating a milestone

Joe Maimone said it's hard to believe a school that started with 150 students has grown to serve over 1,250. 


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Jul. 25, 2014 @ 10:24 AM

Central American leaders convening at White House

President Barack Obama will urge Central American leaders to help slow the influx of unaccompanied children fleeing their countries for the United States, even as Congress remains deeply divided over proposals to stem the crisis at the border.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 10:19 AM

Historic structures Smoky Mountains renovated

Some historic structures in Great Smoky Mountain National Park are being renovated and made more structurally sound.


Jul. 23, 2014 @ 03:14 PM

Longer session tests Tillis, US Senate race

U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis had hoped this year's North Carolina legislative session would be over by now. But the budget is over three weeks late and hopes of a July 4 end date are a distant memory.