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Nov. 18, 2014 @ 09:35 AM

Zoning regulation for daycare outside space amended

The Spindale Board of Commissioners discussed a variety of topics during its regular meeting Monday night, ranging from town zoning regulations regarding outside space for preschools to updates to the wastewater treatment plant rehabilitation to new technology for the fire department.


Nov. 16, 2014 @ 09:42 AM

'Growing leaders one child at a time'

Spindale Elementary School hopes to promote learning and leadership through its new Future Leaders program. 


Nov. 16, 2014 @ 09:30 AM

Featured cast for Snow Queen announced

Rutherford County Arts Council has announced featured players for its production of The Snow Queen, a winter musical by Diane McEnnerney based on the classic fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen, to be presented at The Foundation Performing Arts Center on Nov. 21. Tickets are available at the Foundation Box Office, 828-286-9990.


Nov. 16, 2014 @ 09:24 AM

Preschool zoning, wastewater plant discussions on Spindale agenda

The Spindale Board of Commissioners will discuss a variety of topics during its regular meeting Monday night, ranging from town zoning regulations regarding outside space for preschools to updates to the wastewater treatment plant rehabilitation to new technology for the fire department.


Nov. 16, 2014 @ 08:26 AM

Landing helicopter on busy highway was a first

When Chief Pilot Randy Patterson sat the sheriff's department helicopter down on U.S. 74A  Thursday evening after experiencing partial loss of engine RPMs he determined the highway was the safest place to land. Because Patterson knew he was going to conduct a precautionary landing he radioed sheriff's officers for help in stopping traffic along the busy highway at 5:15 p.m.


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 10:21 AM

Woody Durham hits airwaves on WNCW

Broadcasting legend Woody Durham, most well-known as the Voice of the Tar Heels for more than four decades, will return to the airwaves in December on WNCW 88.7 FM.


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 09:17 AM

'Woody is back'

"Woody is back and Woody is back on WNCW," Walter Dalton said. 


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 08:13 AM

From the Navy, to KFC and ICC

Thomas Tarker said his time in the United States Navy helped prepare him for his future in law enforcement.


Nov. 13, 2014 @ 06:32 PM

Sheriff's chopper lands on highway

Randy Patterson was piloting the Rutherford County Sheriff's helicopter during a routine training flight around 5:20 p.m. Thursday when he had to make a precautionary landing on U.S. 74A.


Nov. 13, 2014 @ 11:20 AM

Health inspections: Nov. 13, 2014

Here are the latest health inspections from the Rutherford County Health Department: