Working behind the scenes, the Community Health Council of Rutherford County (CHC) has been advocating health initiatives and policy changes since 2000.
William Leon Boykins Jr., 25, of Forest City, is appealing a guilty verdict handed down last week by the Rutherford County Superior Court jury.
The suicide of inmate William Anthony Miller, 41, will be investigated by the Jail and Detention Branch of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
Could the Rutherford County Health Department help with issues at the Rutherford County Animal Control facility?
Rutherfordton Town Council will potentially introduce a new town manager and accept a town manager contract on Wednesday during the regular business meeting at Rutherfordton Town Hall.
A Rutherford County Sheriff’s detective was terminated after being charged with driving while intoxicated.
Here is the latest court report from the Rutherford County Clerk of Courts' office:
The State of North Carolina has fined the Rutherford County Animal Control facility $5,000 for violating five provisions of the North Carolina Administrative Code.
Corey Jacob Street, 21, of Dimsdale Drive in Rutherfordton, was arrested this week on charges of sexual battery and second-degree rape.