18 hrs ago
The Gaston Gazette
Beekeeper's project aims to rebuild bee population, provide education
Gene Wall Cole has traveled thousands of miles and played with some of the country's top musicians, but his grandparents' 77-acre farm in Rutherford County kept calling him home.
19 hrs ago
The Charlotte Observer
State: Cleveland church barbecue illness was salmonella
State health officials have confirmed that salmonella was responsible for sickening more than 100 people who ate food from a Cleveland County church barbecue in September.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Tracy Williams is getting a larger than normal load from Charlotte's Second Harvest Food Bank, due to the larger number of poor people in her hometown of Forest City, North Carolina.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Shelby Shopper And Info
Oscar "Junior" Dodson
Born June 8, 1925 in Rutherford County, he was a son of the late Oscar T. Dodson and Mattie Belle Rhodes Dodson.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Snow, ice expected in Asheville area
The mountains likely will get a mixed bag of frozen precipitation that could make driving treacherous Tuesday and Wednesday as a moisture-rich system from the south collides with arctic air.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Star Online
2 women remember father's role in JFK services
Two Rutherfordton sisters - Peggy Dyer and Judy Ockert - remember President John F. Kennedy's assassination 50 years ago today differently than many others.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Patrick Kunz, P.E ., was named president of the Texas-based Halff Associates at the beginning of September.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Asheville area business people
* McGuire, Wood & Bissette attorney Sabrina Presnell Rockoff was named treasurer of the Federal Bar Association for the state's Western District.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The Daily News Journal
McPhee: Education requires support in difficult times
Support for higher education needs to increase, particularly in a time of economic downturn, Sidney McPhee, Middle Tennessee State University president, told a forum on education Tuesday.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Grant will expand health services
Blue Ridge Community Health Services is getting more than $850,000 in grant money to expand access to health services in Rutherford County.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Youngs Mountain near Lake Lure conserved
Deciding, ultimately, that pretty mountains and sparkling lake views are best enjoyed by bunches of people, rather than a few, a Rutherford County family sold nearly 100 acres of prime real estate for eventual inclusion in a long-distance trail system and county park in one of the region's most scenic spots.