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Jan. 13, 2015 @ 08:40 AM

Grading scale change positive for students

Principals in Rutherford County see the new high school grading scale as a positive change for students. 


Jan. 11, 2015 @ 08:45 AM

Hickory Nut Gorge Foundation awards conservation grant to local advocacy group

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.


Jan. 08, 2015 @ 11:11 AM

First time in years, gas below $2 per gallon

 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.


Jan. 07, 2015 @ 11:07 AM

Preparing for cold weather

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.