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Apr. 19, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

D.A.R.E. graduation ceremony

Sgt. James Hamilton with Spindale Police has been teaching the D.A.R.E. program for the past eight years at Spindale Elementary School. He said the primary goal of D.A.R.E. is to equip kids with the tools they will need to enable them to avoid negative influences and focus on their strengths and potential, while establishing a positive relationship between students, law enforcement, teachers, parents and other community leaders.

Apr. 19, 2015 @ 08:30 AM

More wastewater plant rehab updates on Spindale agenda

The Spindale Board of Commissioners will receive the latest updates on the town's wastewater treatment plant rehabilitation project when it convenes for the regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Spindale House.


Apr. 16, 2015 @ 09:14 AM

Twelve high school juniors vying for DYW

When the annual Distinugished Young Woman program gets underway Saturday at The Foundation, Isothermal Community College, 12 high school juniors will be vying for the title. For months the participants from East Rutherford, R-S Central, Chase high schools and Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy have been in rehearsals getting ready for Saturday night’s event. There will also be events prior to the program where the contestants will be interviewed by judges.


Apr. 16, 2015 @ 08:33 AM

ICC trail system hosts grand opening

Runners and walkers have another place to jog and stroll with the completion of the Isothermal Community College (ICC) Trail System, which hosted its grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday evening. The Rutherford Outdoor Coalition (ROC), through a partnership with ICC and Rutherford County, has developed the trail system encompassing the ICC campus land and the county-owned property between the college and Daniel Road.

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 10:32 AM

Students inducted to honor society

 Isothermal Community College and high school students were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) during a ceremony at The Foundation on Monday. 


Apr. 15, 2015 @ 10:27 AM

A day to recharge

Canoe races, cornhole and a talent show were just some of the activities for faculty, staff and students during Isothermal Community College's Sports Day on Tuesday. 


Apr. 14, 2015 @ 08:46 AM

Nonprofit groups eligible for United Way funds

For the first time in several years, United Way is funding some non-emergency nonprofit agencies on a limited scale.


Apr. 12, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

ICC trail system hosting grand opening

Runners and walkers have another place to jog and stroll with the completion of the Isothermal Community College (ICC) trail system, which will host its grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday at 6 p.m.


Apr. 09, 2015 @ 09:30 AM

Bostic Lincoln festival among activities this weekend

Spring has arrived in Rutherford County and this weekend there are several events and fundraisers scheduled for residents wanting to get outdoors and explore the warm weather.

There are also various activities planned indoors for those looking to learn new things or support a great cause.


Apr. 07, 2015 @ 09:30 AM

Firefighters extinguish flames across the county

In addition to responding to multiple motor vehicle crashes and routine medical calls over the weekend and on Monday, firefighters throughout the county were busy extinguishing flames and assisting other departments with fire calls.