Anson County volunteers brave bad weather for Day of Caring

Anson County volunteers brave bad weather for Day of Caring

Despite the rain, more than 200 volunteers attended a kickoff ceremony in Wadesboro Town Square for the United Way of Central Carolinas-Anson’s ...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Beginning of a new tapestry

Beginning of a new tapestry

MONROE — Dr. Maria Pharr was installed as the fourth president of South Piedmont Community College, and has the desire to create change.“I...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Law professor rallies Anson Democrats at banquet

Law professor rallies Anson Democrats at banquet

The Anson County Democratic Party’s 9th Annual Blue and White Gala was held on Sept. 30 at 6 p.m., with the theme: Tomorrow’s Victory Begi...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Anson Co. Schools bus garage earns top safety ranking

Anson Co. Schools bus garage earns top safety ranking

Anson County Schools’ bus garage won an award for having the lowest bus inspection rating in the Central Region of North Carolina for the school...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Schools, 4-H teaming up

Schools, 4-H teaming up

Students in Richmond and Anson counties will investigate natural sciences hands on next spring under a USDA grant-financed program that pairs local sc...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Ministry: God led us to Wadesboro

Ministry: God led us to Wadesboro

Kingdom Citizens Outreach Ministries ended a summer of community outreach events by holding a church service and giving out free food, clothes and sho...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Sixth-graders’ move among Anson County Schools’ changes for new year

The Anson County Board of Education has made several changes on the elementary, middle and high school levels for the 2017-2018 school year.“One...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Parks and Rec registering for basketball

Anson County Parks and Recreation will be having youth basketball registration starting Oct. 2.The absolute deadline to register is Friday, Oct. 27. A...

September 26th, 2017 |  


UNC law professor to headline Democrat gala

UNC law professor to headline Democrat gala

Gene Nichol, a law professor at UNC-Chapel Hill, is scheduled to be the guest speaker for the Anson County Democratic Party’s 9th Annual Blue an...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Tillis backs cannabis study bill

Tillis backs cannabis study bill

ROCKINGHAM — U.S. Senator Thom Tillis is throwing his support behind a federal bill that gives some advocates of medical cannabis hope for the f...

September 19th, 2017 |