McInnis announces third-term run for state Senate seat

McInnis announces third-term run for state Senate seat

ROCKINGHAM — With two terms under his proverbial belt, state Sen. Tom McInnis plans to return to Raleigh for a third.McInnis, R-Richmond, announ...

December 14th, 2017 |  


FirstHealth warns of caller ID ‘spoofing’ scam

FirstHealth warns of caller ID ‘spoofing’ scam

PINEHURST — Some Richmond County residents may be getting a call from someone purporting to be from a regional health care provider — and ...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Screenings intended to detect early memory loss

Anson County Council on Aging offered free detection of memory problems Nov. 28 as part of the National Memory Screening Program at Grace Senior Cente...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Changes made at animal shelter

Changes made at animal shelter

The Anson County Animal Shelter has been through “lots of changes” in the past two years, giving it “a completely updated look on th...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Wadesboro Solar Farm aims to provide local energy, jobs

Wadesboro Solar Farm aims to provide local energy, jobs

Wadesboro Solar Farm is in mid-construction and, when complete, Duke Energy Progress will distribute the electricity generated there to schools, homes...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Surgeon, philanthropist to speak atWingate University fall graduation

Surgeon, philanthropist to speak atWingate University fall graduation

WINGATE — As 200 or so Wingate University graduates get ready to don their caps and gowns and collect their degrees on Dec. 16, the 1960 class v...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Polkton officer earns certification

Polkton officer earns certification

Polkton Police officer Timothy W. Hutchinson recently completed his Advanced Law Enforcement certificate.This certification is given to officers who h...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Plans in place to feed dinner to Anson County’s homeless

Faith Based Center of Hope will host its annual Christmas dinner for the homeless on Saturday, Dec. 16, at Grace Senior Center in Wadesboro beginning ...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Anson County Toys for Tots seeking donations from community

Anson County Toys for Tots seeking donations from community

This year’s Anson County Toys for Tots campaign has included several events and fundraisers to collect provide toys “for each child on our...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Police find starved dogs, owner charged

Police find starved dogs, owner charged

Police have charged a man with multiple counts of animal cruelty after they discovered dogs in poor condition.On Nov. 27, officers from the Wadesboro ...

December 5th, 2017 |