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Aug. 31, 2014 @ 04:18 PM

Hospital pharmacy fills 27 backpacks for students

The Rutherford Regional Health System (RRHS) Pharmacy donated 27 backpacks, filled with school supplies, to the Rutherford County Schools on August 21.

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 01:13 PM

September events at Great Expectations Books

Great Expectations Books & More have scheduled two events next month.

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 11:58 AM

County Commissioners meeting rescheduled

Rutherford County Commissioners will not meet for its regular business session Monday at 6 p.m. due to the Labor Day holiday.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 09:51 AM

Mary Mayse celebrating 100th birthday

Sitting in the game room at White Oak Manor this week, Mary Crotts Mayse, talked about her 100th birthday coming up Saturday. She'll celebrate her Aug. 30, 1914 centennial birth date with a covered dish dinner at Wilson Baptist Church.

Aug. 28, 2014 @ 11:45 AM

County office move on hold

A plan to move four Rutherford County offices to a new location in Rutherfordton is on hold due to details being worked out on the lease agreement.

Aug. 28, 2014 @ 11:36 AM

PHOTO: Cleaning up

Joaquin Alvarez, an employee of TMS, sands down part of a utility pole in downtown Rutherfordton Wednesday morning.

Aug. 27, 2014 @ 11:09 AM

PHOTO: The end of the road

This view faces north on U.S. 221 near Rutherfordton. Because of changes to funding, the U.S. 221 expansion project has been put on hold for the time being.

Aug. 27, 2014 @ 10:49 AM

Evidence turned over to district attorney

The district attorney’s office and juvenile officers are looking at evidence and reports collected from the scene in Rutherfordton where a 19-year-old youth died.

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 11:02 AM

County offers textile recycling

New bins have been placed at the 10 recycling convenience sites around Rutherford County to collect fabrics or textiles.