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Aug. 02, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Emergency personnel respond to multiple wrecks Friday

Friday was a busy day for law enforcement, firefighters and emergency personnel across the county who responded to multiple motor vehicle crashes.

Aug. 02, 2015 @ 08:33 AM

Jump Start to high school

Dream big. Work hard. Believe in yourself.

Speaker Juan Cherry told Jump Start graduates doing those three things would lead to success in the future during the program's graduation ceremony Thursday.

Jul. 31, 2015 @ 11:03 AM

Isothermal receives over $2 million grant

Isothermal Community College is one step closer to building an Applied Sciences Center after receiving over $2 million from the U.S. Department of Commerce. 

Jul. 31, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

County library creates satellite libraries

Rutherford County Library has partnered with congregate meal program sites in Ellenboro, Henrietta and Shingle Hollow to deliver books to senior citizens as part of three new satellite library sites.

Jul. 29, 2015 @ 08:39 AM

Country music star set to perform at The Foundation

Country music singer/songwriter Merle Haggard will be performing at the Foundation Performing Arts Center in Spindale Monday, Aug. 3 as a part of his current tour. The doors to The Foundation will open at 7 p.m. and the concert is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m.

Jul. 28, 2015 @ 04:58 PM

Guns & Hoses 2015

Photos by Alyssa Mulliger/Daily Courier Police officers and firefighters competed in the sixth annual Guns & Hoses charity softball game at McNair Field on July 25, raising money for the American Cancer Society through Rutherford County's Relay For Life and Hospice of Rutherford County. The event featured slow-pitch softball and brought together state and local emergency personnel in an organized environment designed to promote competition, friendship and camaraderie.

Jul. 28, 2015 @ 09:11 AM

Taking the jump

Not all students are willing to give up three weeks of summer break to study, but those that do are getting a jump on high school. 


Jul. 24, 2015 @ 09:45 AM

'Every hero has a story'

Libraries across the county have introduced children to area public safety personnel during this year's summer reading program theme, "Every Hero Has a Story."

Jul. 23, 2015 @ 08:44 AM

Rotary’s top award goes to charter member

A charter member of the Rotary Club of Rotary Forest City — now the Rotary Club of Rutherford County — received the club’s highest honor Tuesday night during the regular meeting in Spindale.

Jul. 22, 2015 @ 09:47 AM

Spindale officer swearing-in, recognition

The newest addition to the Spindale Police Department, officer Chris Snyder, was sworn in Monday evening during the Spindale Board of Commissioners meeting. He was also recognized by Police Chief Eric Shelton for actions taken earlier this month in assisting Spindale resident Victor Whiteside.