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Feb. 25, 2015 @ 09:32 AM

Succeeding in the hospitality industry

With the development of the Tryon International Equestrian Center and other tourist destinations the hospitality industry is on the rise in Rutherford and surrounding counties. Isothermal Community College (ICC) wants to prepare people for job opportunities associated with the growing industry. 


Feb. 25, 2015 @ 09:15 AM

A leader, a servant, a friend

After nearly three decades serving communities in a public safety capacity, Spindale Police Chief R.A. "Chip" McIntosh will hang up his law enforcement badge when he retires from service on March 1.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 08:20 AM

Praying for the students

Members of the community plan to gather and pray for the students and staff at Isothermal Community College (ICC) tomorrow. 

The Baptist Young Women (BYW) at Crestview Baptist Church are inviting the public to join in a prayer rally for the National Collegiate Day of Prayer in the former Kmart parking lot at noon on Thursday.  

Feb. 24, 2015 @ 11:45 AM

Spindale's wastewater treatment plant is 'on track'

The Spindale Board of Commissioners continued its discussion of the wastewater treatment plant and received updates on the rehabilitation project from SDG Engineering during the regular monthly meeting Monday.

"We are on track with the treatment plant," said Cameron McHargue, on behalf of SDG Engineering.

Feb. 24, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Preparing for the 2015 Senior Games

Registration for the Rutherford County Senior Center's annual Senior Games kicked off Monday and will run through Friday, March 6.

For more than 25 years, the Senior Center has held the games to provide opportunities for senior adults to help them maintain and enhance their quality of life by taking part in various spring sporting and art events.

Feb. 24, 2015 @ 07:45 AM

STAND ALONE: Sisters In Christ ribbon cutting

Pam Bunch/Daily Courier The new Sisters In Christ Restoration and Recovery Ministry building at 514 East Main Street, Spindale officially opened Saturday morning.

Feb. 23, 2015 @ 08:01 PM

Two arrested in case of baby's death

Two people were arrested and charged Monday afternoon in the murder of 5-month-old Lebron Jay'den Reynolds. He died at his home off J.M. Lovelace Road near Ellenboro on Jan 11. 

The baby's mother, Jennie Reynolds, 27, has been charged with accessory after the fact of murder and charged with murder is Tyler Dale McCurry, 24, of Edley Toney Road in Ellenboro.

Feb. 22, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Wastewater treatment plant, Timber Ridge sewer lines on Spindale agenda

The Spindale Board of Commissioners will continue its discussion of the wastewater treatment plant and receive updates on the rehabilitation project from SDG Engineering during the regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Spindale House. The meeting was rescheduled from Feb. 16 due to inclement weather.

Feb. 22, 2015 @ 08:46 AM

Brights ideas from transit

Rutherford County Transit has been recognized for the second consecutive year for its bright ideas in providing transportation to residents across the county.