SPINDALE — New York Times bestselling writer and preacher, the Rev. Jim Wallis spoke twice in Rutherford County Tuesday.

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SPINDALE — The controversial Word of Faith Fellowship Church again finds itself in the national spotlight after an explosive new book details a myriad of allegations against the church and its leading pastor.

Local promoters of Jim Wallis’s appearances in Rutherford County recently donated a copy of his new book, “Christ in Crisis, Why We Need to Reclaim Jesus” to the main branch of the Rutherford County Library. Wallis will be at Isothermal’s library auditorium on Feb. 11 at noon and at Forest C…

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RUTHERFORDTON — The box office is now open for the play, “God’s Trombones-The Life and Poetry of James Weldon Johnson,” and tickets are available at: tix.com, or by telephone at 800-595-4849.

SPINDALE — For 27 years Richard Elinburg has worked in the North Carolina prison system. On Aug. 20, he became superintendent of the Rutherford Correction Unit in Spindale. He previously served as assistant superintendent at the Craggy unit in Asheville.

SPINDALE— Honor student and accomplished high school football player. These are words that once described David Sanchez. But illegal drugs changed everything.