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Jul. 05, 2015 @ 07:16 AM

Spindale calls special meeting

A special meeting of the Spindale Town Board will be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday.


Jul. 03, 2015 @ 08:29 AM

Korean War veteran applies to historical organization

Korean War veteran Bailey Gillespie, 86, signed and completed his application to the organization Sons of the American Revolution yesterday.


Jul. 03, 2015 @ 07:49 AM

PHOTO: $4.1 million investment

White Oak Carpet Mills, LLC., based in Wichita, Kansas is expanding its operations to the former Mastercraft Corp. building off Old Ballpark Road in Spindale. The company will invest $4.1 million in the palnt and plans to create over 40 new jobs over the next three years. The project was completed with work by the company, the Department of Commerce, the Town of Spindale, the State of North Carolina and the Economic Development Commission of Rutherford County. The company nw employs 14 people in Rutherford County in another building.                          


Jul. 02, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

Changing his life for the better

Travis Greene's life changed for the better after he completed his adult high school diploma at Isothermal Community College. Greene, 36, received his diploma and walked across the stage during the college's annual commencement ceremony in May.


Jul. 02, 2015 @ 08:08 AM

Bradley selected as chair of trustees

Chivous Bradley is the new chair for the Isothermal Community College Board of Trustees. 


Jul. 01, 2015 @ 04:02 PM

Young Marines comes to Rutherford County

Character building, leadership and a healthy, drug-free lifestyle are the focus of the Young Marines and Joseph McComas is bringing the program to Rutherford County.


Jul. 01, 2015 @ 10:09 AM

Young Marines comes to Rutherford County

Character building, leadership and a healthy, drug-free lifestyle are the focus of the Young Marines and Joseph McComas is bringing the program to Rutherford County.


Jul. 01, 2015 @ 08:50 AM

Merle Haggard in concert August 3

GRAMMY-winning country music legend Merle Haggard is performing at the Foundation Performing Arts & Conference Center, Isothermal Community College  at 8 p.m. on Aug. 3.


Jul. 01, 2015 @ 08:40 AM

Local library draws a crowd

Children were given a lesson in drawing by professional cartoonist Steve Barr at the Rutherford County Library in Spindale Tuesday.


Jun. 30, 2015 @ 09:00 AM

A senior center of excellence

The Rutherford County Senior Center has received its re-certification as a "Center of Excellence." The center was notified on June 19 of the re-certification, a distinction that will last through the next five years.