Cheers ... to the Rutherford County Board of Education and the Rutherford County Commissioners who met jointly last week to talk about local funding.
When the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction puts a cap on funding for Exceptional Children (EC) programs across the state perhaps, those setting the cap should take a closer look at the obvious lack of rationale in the funding formula.
It’s 4 o’clock in the morning, you are driving to work. It’s your job to open up and get the other employees started. You see a house on fire a block over from where you are driving. The neighborhood is dark, everyone is asleep. What would you do? What would I do? Call 911? Go on to work? Or do what Cathy Reid did?
The news coming out of Cliffside this week is another step toward fighting the hunger problem in Rutherford County among children.
The North Carolina Highway Patrol is in its second day of a new campaign with the goal of reducing the number of traffic deaths and collisions involving teenagers.
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