SPINDALE — Rutherford County has suffered another fatality due to the coronavirus, along with 42 new cases reported on Wednesday.

HENRIETTA — In what turned out to be an ultracompetitive affair at “The Farm” on Tuesday night, it was the South Point Lady Red Raiders who came away with an 18-17 victory over CHASE.

Billy Gene Melton, age 82, of Bostic, died Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at Cherokee M…

Marie Martin Cook, age 73, of Ellenboro, died Tuesday, January 26, 2021 in the Spa…

Allen D, Littlejohn, of Watervliet, New York, died January 16, 2021 at his residence.

RALEIGH — Peach growers across the state will have a chance to vote to renew the industry’s assessment for commercial growers during a mail-in referendum that starts Feb. 25. The assessment provides funds for research and marketing to support the peach industry in North Carolina and is manag…

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