For more than a month, Anson Middle School students have been preparing for the annual county's spelling bee. Each seventh and eighth grade student has been given the National Script Spelling Word List, comprised of 450 commonly used sight...
A little Christmas magic happens when a sleigh full of Santa's helpers descend on Wadesboro Elementary School and spend countless hours setting up a Christmas Shoppe for the students, families and friends of the school. All year long this...
Ansonville Elementary's kindergarten students went to the planetarium on Dec. 9. They got to tour the Animal Room and see the new Dome Show about the moon and stars.
The Anson County Cooperative Extension Center would like to remind the public that the office will be operating under new office hours in 2015. Beginning Jan. 1, the office will be closed during the hours of noon until 1 p.m.
WADESBORO — North Carolinians who need help enrolling in affordable health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act can call 1-855-733-3711, 1-800-672-5834 or 910-817-7670 to schedule a free, in-person meeting with a trained navigator who...
Earlier this year, Carolinas HealthCare System embarked on a journey to transform healthcare in Anson County by opening Carolinas HealthCare System Anson — a new healthcare model that's focused on wellness, prevention, patient and...
The Anson Economic Development Commission got a few details on its second Economic Development Summit during the group's regular monthly meeting Thursday morning.
Flying drones, building paper rockets and playing tic tac toe with a robot are a few of the activities that Youth Career Connect (YCC) students at Anson High School experienced at The GeekFest on Nov. 13. The GeekFest is an annual event sponsored by...
The Anson County Board of Education has a new look after its December meeting, held Monday afternoon.
Rob Nance and The Lost Souls will be performing at The Ansonia Theatre in Wadesboro on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Anson County is the most generous county in the state, according to a recent report by The Chronicle of Philanthropy, a leading nationwide publication for nonprofit organizations and others involved in fundraising.
The town of Wadesboro had a sewer overflow on Wednesday.A grease blockage behind the Italia restaurant on Cloud Avenue caused the overflow, sending about 2,000 gallons of sewage into Brush Creek, according to a press release.
The holiday season is a joyful time of year, filled with celebration, happiness, cheer, laughter and good will. It is a time of celebrating, sharing and spending time with family, friends and love ones. It is also time of giving and helping one...
UPDATE: Watkins has been captured. We will provide further updates as they become available. The Wadesboro Police Department has released a list of its most-wanted suspects.
Wadesboro police arrested DeTimothy Rashaum Smith, 21, on suspicion of an attempted breaking and entering. Now, the department is asking the public for additional information.
The Board of Elections is waiting to hear from the state before moving on with combining the White Store and Peachland voting precincts.
On Nov. 22, Harvest Ministries Outreach Center provided 75 turkeys to families throughout Anson County for the Thanksgiving season.
As part of a continuing discussion from last month's meeting, the Anson County Board of Commissioners again talked about the possibility of the town of Wadesboro tapping into the county's water supply.
The Wadesboro Town Council heard about priority danger zones when discussing a more “walkable Wadesboro” during its meeting on Monday.
Slowly but surely, tourism is increasing in Anson County.Since the Ansonia Theatre opened in 2011, it has welcomed thousands of guests. Out-of-county guests have represented at least 84 towns and cities and 13 states.
Beginning Dec. 1, individuals wanting to apply for a Concealed Carry Permit or renew a Conceal Carry Permit will now go online to do so. This feature has been available to the public since the first of October, and for the past two months they had the...
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