Principals in Rutherford County see the new high school grading scale as a positive change for students.
In its fourth quarter grant cycle, the Hickory Nut Gorge Foundation awarded a recent grant to an organization that has been a vocal advocate in protecting the natural beauty, biodiversity and wildlife habitat of the Gorge for the last nine years.
For the first time in at least five years, gas prices in Rutherford County have dropped below $2 per gallon for regular gasoline.
Gas prices were $1.99 per gallon at Ingles market, Quality Plus and Wal-mart pumps on Wednessday morning.
As temperatures are forecasted to dive below freezing later tonight and Thursday, Duke Energy is prepared to meet its customers’ energy needs across the Carolinas.