Sanford earns council Boy Scout award

Sanford earns council Boy Scout award

A Wadesboro Boy Scout leader was given a service award late last month.Chris Sanford, known to many in the Wadesboro area as the co-owner of the IGA i...

May 30th, 2016 |  


McInnis bill threatens to outlaw herb

McInnis bill threatens to outlaw herb

ROCKINGHAM — Some North Carolina business would be forced to shut down or move out of state if a recently-filed bill makes it through the Genera...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Wadesboro woman graduates from nursing program

Wadesboro woman graduates from nursing program

HAMLET — A Wadesboro woman was among the 30 nursing students of Richmond Community College who were officially pinned during the college’s...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Morven Las Amigas members attend national meeting

Morven Las Amigas members attend national meeting

MORVEN — Four members of the Morven chapter of Las Amigas attended the National Executive Board Meeting with family members at the Embassy Suite...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Anson County children participate in Special Olympics

Anson County children participate in Special Olympics

Children enjoyed athletic events, face painting and popping bubbles at the Anson County Special Olympics event April 26.Kids competed in the 50-and 10...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Worker fatally electrocuted by power line in Anson County

An employee working near a communications tower was fatally electrocuted in Wadesboro May 16.The victim, whose name has not yet been released, was ele...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Anson County sheriff: ‘Some gave all’

Anson County sheriff: ‘Some gave all’

The Wadesboro Police Department honored nine fallen officers during a memorial May 18. Chief Thedis Spencer said that the commitment to be an offic...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Wingate grads told to ‘change the world’

WINGATE, N.C. – The keynote speaker May 14 at Wingate University’s 120th commencement said he was giving one final assignment to the 2016 ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Courtesy photoChristmas Columbus Pettiford Jr. graduated from Richmond Community College with an associates in arts on May 14. .neFileBlock { margin-...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


HOLLA! hosts pastors’ breakfast

HOLLA! hosts pastors’ breakfast

Courtesy photoDr. Stanley C. Webster speaks at the pastors’ breakfast hosted by the HOLLA! Center in Morven on April 30.Courtesy photoThe HOLLA!...

May 22nd, 2016 |