Anson Record- RSS SPORTS?profile=1015 Feed Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:08:08 EST 1800 AEDC gets update on various projects The Anson Economic Development Corporation got an update on several ongoing county projects at the group's regular monthly meeting Thursday morning. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:05:17 EST North Carolina’s October unemployment down to 6.3 percent RALEIGH — The state's seasonally adjusted October unemployment rate was 6.3 percent, decreasing 0.4 of a percentage point from September's revised rate of 6.7 percent. The national rate decreased 0.1 of a percentage point to 5.8... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:07:09 EST Update on ‘911 baby’ It has come to The Anson Record's attention that there was an oversight in last week's front-page article, “'911 baby' doing fine.” Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:01:06 EST SPCC nursing students provide free coats On Thursday morning, practical nursing students from South Piedmont Community College gave out a total of 615 winter coats, as well as hats, scarves and gloves to needy residents of Anson County. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:12:07 EST No charges to be filed against Morven fire chief No charges will be filed against Morven Fire Chief Mark Holloway, Anson County Sheriff Tommy Allen announced Thursday morning. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:55:17 EST TDA continues efforts to promote Anson County The Anson County Tourism Development Authority approved part of a request from the Anson County Arts Council during their regular meeting last Wednesday. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:26:16 EST I got the red blues RALEIGH — One of the legacies of the George W. Bush era was the codification of the red-blue color scheme for American politics. Newspapers and TV networks used the results of the 2000 and 2004 presidential elections to produce maps... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:49:06 EST Senator-Elect McInnis releases statement First, thank you to all who voted in the recent elections. I'm grateful for the support across the 25th Senate District. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:46:11 EST Congress, President should work together on energy solutions One message I received loud and clear this election was the American people want their leaders to work together, to find common ground and to focus on bipartisan solutions to spur job creation and strengthen the economy. I agree this is how our... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:46:10 EST Recount planned for Supreme Court Associate Justice The Anson County Board of Elections office will hold a vote recount meeting on Thursday at 10 a.m. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:42:11 EST ‘Runaway Turkeyette’ premieres at Ansonia this weekend The original play “Runaway Turkeyette” will debut at the Ansonia Theatre this weekend. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:31:10 EST Mobile meth lab busted during traffic stop Wadesboro police were investigating a separate crime when they found a mobile meth lab during a traffic stop last Tuesday. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:20:11 EST Pauldo signs with Wingate, earns scholarship Anson High School basketball player Chanel Pauldo signed with Wingate University on Wednesday. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:11:04 EST Pee Dee Wildlife Refuge celebrates 50 years Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge held its annual Night Prowl and refuge anniversary celebration on Nov. 8. Sat, 15 Nov 2014 13:16:09 EST Baucom to serve as interim county manager After a closed session during the regular monthly meeting on Nov. 10, the Anson County Board of Commissioners voted to appoint its chair, Anna Baucom, as interim county manager once the current county manager finishes his tenure next... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 14:45:11 EST ‘911 baby’ doing fine after being birthed over the phone A Lilesville newborn and his mother are “both doing fine” a little over a month after the baby was birthed with help from a 911 dispatcher. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:18:18 EST Retiring sheriff receives Order of the Long Leaf Pine Anson County Sheriff Tommy Allen, who will retire in December, was recently presented with the prestigious Order of the Long Leaf Pine by N.C. Senator Gene McLaurin. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:39:12 EST ‘Steel Magnolias’ comes to the Ansonia A beloved play that inspired a popular movie came to life at the Ansonia Theatre with the opening of “Steel Magnolias” on Friday. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:36:06 EST The agenda for our new leaders It's one of the great conundrums of modern society: All around us, images of wealth, comfort, individual freedom and swiftly advancing technology tell a story of promise and progress. For millions and millions of people, life really is safer,... Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:31:05 EST The American people have spoken The American people took to the polls last week, exercising their constitutional right to vote and forcing Washington to listen. People across the country who are still trying to find good-paying jobs and coming up empty-handed are fed up. Families in... Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:26:04 EST