Anson County Democrats host convention

Anson County Democrats host convention

The Anson County Democratic Party hosted its annual county convention April 8 at the Hampton B. Allen Library beginning at 9 a.m. with a full breakfas...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Wadesboro alcohol ordinance 50 years old; Anson has controversial alcohol history

Wadesboro alcohol ordinance 50 years old; Anson has controversial alcohol history

Fifty years ago this month, the Wadesboro town council approved a drinking ordinance barring anyone from having open alcoholic beverages in public....

April 20th, 2017 |  


CHS Anson, other Charlotte-area hospitals lift flu visitor restrictions

CHARLOTTE — Effective Tuesday, flu restrictions on visitors 12 and under were lifted at Charlotte-area Carolinas HealthCare System hospitals, in...

April 19th, 2017 |  


April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

RALEIGH— Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey joined the National Safety Council last week in urging North Carolinians to concentrate on the road ...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Anson Charter Academy will receive state vote in June

RALEIGH — Proposed charter schools in Anson and Union counties have only one more hurdle left before they are approved to open.The North Carolin...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Anson County churches celebrate Holy Week

Anson County churches celebrate Holy Week

Churches across the county participated in the ancient tradition of Holy Week last week, recognizing the last days of Jesus’ life, his death and...

April 18th, 2017 updated: April 18th, 2017. |  


LITTLE

WADESBORO, N.C. — Mary Bennett “Bea” Little died Thursday, April 6.A memorial service was held Thursday, April 13 at Calvary Episcop...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Wingate University employees honored

WINGATE —Wingate University President Rhett Brown said March 30 that before he took the post two years ago, he assumed that the president only e...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Anson County sixth-graders learn about holocaust, see the play “Etty”

Anson County sixth-graders learn about holocaust, see the play “Etty”

The Anson County Schools Academically and/or Intellectually Gifted (AIG) department hosted a holocaust field trip for sixth-grade AIG/Nurture students...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Cancer survivors, caregivers invited to Relay for Life reception

Local cancer survivors and their caregivers are invited to attend the annual Survivor and Caregiver Reception in Wadesboro on Sunday, April 23.The Rel...

April 15th, 2017 |