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Apr. 18, 2014 @ 03:25 AM

Joint venture a positive for community

Anytime you can market your county and the surrounding area in a positive way, it can only be viewed as a good thing for everyone involved.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

OUR VIEW: What took so long?

Over two months after a spill along the Dan River affected nearly 70 miles of the water supply, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has a plan.


Apr. 15, 2014 @ 04:07 AM

Taxes, the price we pay

With millions of procrastinators on their final sprint to the midnight Tuesday deadline for filing our income-tax returns for last year, no doubt even those who are comfortable with the idea of the progressive income tax may utter a grumble or two.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 03:20 AM

Cheers and Jeers

Cheers … to the Pinnacle Elementary School students for collecting $1,400 in pennies for United Way. That equals 140,000 pennies which weigh 772 pounds. That's a hefty donation for a worthy cause.

Jeers … to all the campaign signs that have been placed in highway right of ways where they become a hazard as well as a nuisance.


Apr. 11, 2014 @ 03:54 AM

Developing airport a great idea

The realm of economic development continues to be just as aggressive and competitive as ever.

While Rutherford County has thrown its hat in the ring with some success of late, there has been a push for more.


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