Bovender Farm was full of students searching for Easter eggs and learning about animals on Friday, during Pinnancle Elementary School's Farm Day.
The remainder of grant funds used by the Rutherford County Airport Authority to purchase land around the airport have been frozen by a federal agency.
Lisa Higgins, agriculture teacher, is hoping the plant sale will raise some money for the team and for the agriculture department. She said last year's sale brought in $1,500.
An advertisement placed on an ATM inside the Rutherford County Courthouse drew complaints from courthouse staff.
The advertisement is a campaign sign for Tammy Aldridge, who is running for the Republican nomination for Clerk of Court. It was placed on the ATM Friday.
Communication and transportation were at the center of goals outlined by Rutherford County Commissioners to the local legislative delegation during a recent special meeting.
A jury of eight women and four men returned a not guilty verdict in the case of Jerry Calvin Self, 42, of Bostic on Monday morning.
Self was found not guilty on all three charges — first-degree rape of a child, sexual offense parental role, incest and indecent liberties with a child.
The message was simple but carried a strong tone during a candlelight vigil Saturday night on the steps of the Rutherford County Courthouse.
Community members and their canines joined Trinity Christian School in celebrating its 40th anniversary during an all-day event on Saturday, including the school's inaugural pet parade.
Rutherford Regional Health System (RRHS) earned accreditation from a national group tasked with evaluating health care organizations around the country.
The realm of economic development continues to be just as aggressive and competitive as ever.
While Rutherford County has thrown its hat in the ring with some success of late, there has been a push for more.