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May. 22, 2015 @ 09:30 AM

Shenandoah Drive residents remain frustrated, confused

More than two months have passed since residents of Shenandoah Drive first addressed the Spindale Board of Commissioners concerning the clearing of 1/3 acre of land located on the right side of the road shortly after entering the neighborhood.

May. 22, 2015 @ 09:07 AM

Creating an ultimate community partnership

More partnerships are on the horizon for Rutherford County and North Carolina State University. 

May. 21, 2015 @ 08:17 AM

Making a choice for the future

Cheers and cries of joy were heard across The Foundation as Adult High School students graduated Thursday night. 


May. 21, 2015 @ 08:00 AM

Pinwheel Garden ceremony Friday on courthouse lawn

The Rutherford County Department of Social Services and the Rutherford County Clerk of Court’s Office are collaborating to present a Pinwheel Garden to recognize efforts to prevent child abuse and neglect.

May. 20, 2015 @ 09:15 AM

Spindale budget concerns for FY 2015-16

Spindale Town Manager Scott Webber and Finance Officer Cathy Swafford presented the town's FY 2015-16 budget draft including the annual Schedule of Fees and 2014-20 Capital Improvement Plan Monday evening to the Board of Commissioners, proposing an unchanged property tax rate and an increase in the sewer rate.

May. 20, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Spindale curbside recycling upgrade in the works

The Town of Spindale intends to increase the efficiency of recycling collection and encourage more town-wide participation in recycling in FY 2015-16.

May. 20, 2015 @ 08:36 AM

Isothermal holds curriculum graduation

Commencement speaker Dr. Janice Gilliam told graduates at Isothermal Community College on Monday they would be successful entrepreneurs if they follow the five principles of effectuation in the future. 

May. 19, 2015 @ 08:55 AM

1-on-1 with Robert McNair

Robert McNair, co-founder of the Robert and Janice McNair Educational Foundation, had an eventful weekend in Rutherford County. 

May. 17, 2015 @ 09:36 AM

'Go and do amazing things'

Senior Class President Daniel Hooper told 35 fellow graduates they have learned more than just general knowledge over the past four years during the Rutherford Early College High School (REaCH) graduation ceremony on Friday. 

May. 17, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Board to receive FY 2015-16 budget draft

The Spindale Board of Commissioners will receive the proposed FY 2015-16 budget, including the annual Schedule of Fees and 2014-20 Capital Improvement Plan, during the regular meeting Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the Spindale House.