Spotting the biggest Cavalier fan was easy this basketball season because he could be found at center court throwing the game ball to officials.
North Carolina fishers and hunters will have more catch-and-release waters to flock to, a longer season to hunt deer and additional areas and means to hunt bear under new changes approved by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission to the state's wildlife management, game land and fishing regulations for the 2014-15 season.
Agraduate of Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy is using what he’s learning in classes to gain work experience through an internship opportunity.
It seems that Old Man Winter doesn’t want to release his grip on Rutherford County just yet.
The National Weather Service at the Greenville/Spartanburg (S.C.) Airport issued a Winter Weather Advisory through Friday morning for the area that included projections of ice accumulations.
The North Carolina Department of Transportation reopened Cherry Mountain Street Wednesday afternoon after completion of the $1.28 million bridge replacement project by DeVere Construction of Alpena, Mich.
The school year will be extended by one day and some school days will be extended by 30 minutes Superintendent Janet Mason announced during the Rutherford County Board of Education meeting Tuesday.
New business comes to Rutherford County
What: Bonita Pioneer
Where: The business will be located in a shell building at the Riverstone Business Park off U.S. 221.
What they do: Bonita will use the facility to manufacture paper shopping bags with twisted handles.
What it means: Bonita will invest more than $2.8 million and create 50 new jobs over the next three years.
A former Forest City police officer who shot a neighbor's dog will be in Rutherford County today facing charges in the Feb. 5 incident.
Rutherford County children are experiencing improvements in key health indicators, according to the North Carolina Child Health Report Card (NC Child).
Some town employees are receiving a .65 percent pay raise after Forest City Town Council approved an option presented in the Reclassification and Pay Study developed by the Management and Personnel Services (MAPS) group.
Kahaji Sharrif Hampton, 16, of Forest City, was taken into custody on Friday by officers with the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office on multiple counts of breaking and entering, larceny and obtaining property by false pretense.
A 15-year lease between the managers of Autumn Care in Forest City and property owners expires April 30 and property owners are not renewing the lease with its current managers.
Renee Collins, director of secondary education, will talk to the Rutherford County Board of Education about upcoming ACT testing for juniors and ACT Blitz activities during its regular meeting tonight.
The drivers of two vehicles that collided Monday at the intersection of Rock Corner Road and Whiteside Road near Forest City were taken to Cleveland Regional Medical Center for treatment.
After 22 years with Rutherford County Schools, Genie McBride has retired from her position as preschool /Head Start director. Her last day at the Carver Center in Spindale was Friday.
The town of Forest City may become the subject of a web-based promotional video, if Town Council agrees to the project on Monday night.
Pastor Travis McEntyre has a heavy heart after witnessing his Cliffside mission center, Foothills Harvest Transitional Services, being broken into and vandalized on Wednesday afternoon.
The Daily Courier won nine awards during Thursday night's North Carolina Press Association awards program in Chapel Hill.
The great-granddaughter of textile giant, Raleigh Rutherford Haynes, wants the Haynes Public Library in Henrietta moved to Cliffside where it all began, over a century ago.
While motor vehicle crashes involving fatalities in North Carolina have decreased since 2008, the percentage of those fatal accidents involving alcohol-impaired drivers has continued to increase from 2008-2012, according to the most recent data released from the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
Aviation enthusiast and student pilot Richard Greene admits he has a small fear of heights.
"I do have a fear of being that high up, but when you're up in a plane and you're the one in control, it is not quite as scary as not knowing who is in the cockpit flying the plane," Greene said.
Staff from Rutherford County Schools (RCS), Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy (TJCA) and Lake Lure Classical Academy (LLCA) are making changes to their respective 2013-14 school calendars due to the snow.
The Bennett Classics Antique Auto Museum has a new addition; a 1923 Dodge taxi that was featured in the movie "Leatherheads," starring George Clooney and Renee Zellweger.