Fluorescent minerals on display at planetarium

A new fluorescent mineral dark room was recently added inside the Lab Activities Room of the local Rotary Planetarium & Science Center.The exhibit...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Ranger offers wildfire prevention tips

Fall wildfire season has started and Ranger Gary McLendon, has some tips to help prevent them.The season typically lasts from mid-October until mid-De...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Wadesboro council members re-elected

The town of Wadesboro re-elected councilmen Fred Davis, James David Lee and Bobby Usrey.Davis was the top winner with 156 votes; Ursey came in second ...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Convicted felon accused of stealing from Wadesboro Walmart

Convicted felon accused of stealing from Wadesboro Walmart

Police say they found drug paraphernalia on a man suspected of stealing booze and diapers from Walmart.A loss prevention employee gave officers a desc...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Church gives away turkeys

Church gives away turkeys

Harvest Ministries’ annual “Great Turkey Give” Campaign started in late September with a goal of 200 Thanksgiving Turkeys to distrib...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Partnership predicts 200 for ‘Visit with Santa’

Partnership predicts 200 for ‘Visit with Santa’

Anson County Partnership for Children will be hosting its annual “Visit with Santa” — and Mrs. Claus — at First Presbyterian C...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Sturdivant to speak at Lanesboro

Anson County Commissioner Vancine Sturdivant will be the speaker at Lanesboro Correctional Institution on Nov. 21 and 28 at 1 p.m. during the prison&#...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Changes coming to police department fleet

The Wadesboro Police Department got approval from the town council to receive two new vehicles and to sell six of their older ones.“They will be...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Family establishes Richmond Community College scholarship in memory of Joshua Michael Lamm

Family establishes Richmond Community College scholarship in memory of Joshua Michael Lamm

HAMLET — Friends and family of J.C. Lamm and Hilda Butler recently established the Joshua Michael Lamm Memorial Endowed Scholarship at Richmond ...

November 7th, 2017 |  


McInnis shadows principal

McInnis shadows principal

State Sen. Tom McInnis visited Peachland-Polkton Elementary on Friday, Oct. 20 in response to the National Association of Elementary Principal’s...

November 7th, 2017 |