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RUTHERFORDTON — Out of North Carolina’s 100 counties, Rutherford is the 27th most “economically distressed,” according to data released this week from the North Carolina Department of Commerce. Rutherford County remains designated a “Tier One” county along with 39 others considered most dist…

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FOREST CITY — Local attorney Tom Morris has been named president of the District 41 Judicial Bar. The Judicial District Bar is a subdivision of the North Carolina State Bar and carries out certain responsibilities to comply with North Carolina laws.

RUTHERFORDTON — At approximately 2 p.m. Thursday the BB&T branch had to close early for business due to a faulty door that created a suspicious odor.

MILL SPRING — The former North Carolina Secretary of  Commerce, Sharon Decker of Rutherfordton, has joined the Tryon International Equestrian Team (TIEC) as the newly appointed Senior Vice President of  Strategic Initiatives.