Superintendent: Lilesville Elementary students OK after bus wreck

Superintendent: Lilesville Elementary students OK after bus wreck

A school bus took heavy damage in an wreck while transporting children to school on Wednesday morning.The collision took place on U.S. Highway 74 near...

March 29th, 2017 |  


One dead, three injured in Anson County after trooper chase from Union

One dead, three injured in Anson County after trooper chase from Union

One person died and three others were injured following a chase with a state trooper into Anson County from Union County on Tuesday night.A trooper wi...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


Anson County wrestlers place in regional, North Carolina championships

Anson County wrestlers place in regional, North Carolina championships

Three high school wrestlers placed in the regional championship — and one at the state level — last month.Ravon Kirkland, Achee Hoskins an...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Polar Plunge in Anson County raises thousands to benefit Special Olympics

Polar Plunge in Anson County raises thousands to benefit Special Olympics

Law enforcement agencies raised thousands of dollars last weekend for the Special Olympics.The Polar Plunge, held in balmy 70-degree weather on March ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


When dreams become real: Morven teen attends Disney Dreamers Academy

When dreams become real: Morven teen attends Disney Dreamers Academy

ORLANDO — A Morven teen had a rare chance to take advantage of developing professional skills and networking with the nation’s top leaders...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Anson County commissioner injured in fatal Richmond County wreck

Anson County commissioner injured in fatal Richmond County wreck

ROCKINGHAM — Anson County commissioner Vancine Sturdivant was airlifted to a hospital early Thursday morning following an accident that left one...

March 10th, 2017 updated: March 10th, 2017. |  


Anson County students discuss King’s “Dream” in oratorical contest

Anson County students discuss King’s “Dream” in oratorical contest

Has Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous dream been fulfilled? Most of the middle school students who took on that question during a contest last wee...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Children ‘fortunate’ after Anson County school bus wreck

Children ‘fortunate’ after Anson County school bus wreck

More than a dozen children are fine after a school bus wrecked on Feb. 20.Superintendent Michael Freeman said that he visited the scene with school tr...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Wadesboro Fire Department holds on to Universal alarms after state warning

Wadesboro Fire Department holds on to Universal alarms after state warning

The Wadesboro Fire Department is holding on to its collection of Universal fire alarms following a warning about the product from the state fire marsh...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Number of meth labs in Anson County, state of North Carolina declining

Number of meth labs in Anson County, state of North Carolina declining

Anson County had the second-highest number of meth lab busts in the state last year.The N.C. State Bureau of Investigation reported that there were 37...

February 28th, 2017 |