Summertime swim lessons scheduled in Anson County

Anson County Parks and Recreation will hold swim lessons for $18 this year.The first class will be held from July 10-20. The next class will be held f...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Rep. Mark Brody gives updates on N.C. House

Rep. Mark Brody gives updates on N.C. House

On Jan. 11, the N.C. House of Representatives convened for its inauguration of House members and the start of North Carolina’s 2017-2018 legisla...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Back Porch Stories returns to the Ansonia Theatre in April

Back Porch Stories returns to the Ansonia Theatre in April

The sixth annual Back Porch Stories, a storytelling event hosted by the Anson County Writers’ Club and sponsored by Uwharrie Bank, will take pla...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Study: Anson has the eighth lowest tax burden in North Carolina

Anson County residents have one of the lowest tax burdens in North Carolina, a recent report shows.According to a study conducted by smartasset.com, A...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Anson County Chamber of Commerce director: Business expo ‘very successful’

Anson County Chamber of Commerce director: Business expo ‘very successful’

Businesses from all across Anson and Union counties gathered Thursday, March 9 at South Piedmont Community College’s Ingram Room for the first a...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Wadesboro police arrest 16 on gun, drug charges in one month

Wadesboro police arrest 16 on gun, drug charges in one month

The Wadesboro Police Department has made several drug- and gun-related arrests in the past month.Feb. 4On Feb. 4, officers arrested three men during a...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Police look for driver who knocked out power on street in Wadesboro

Police look for driver who knocked out power on street in Wadesboro

Wadesboro police are looking for the driver of a vehicle that allegedly knocked out power on South Greene Street last week.At about 1:30 a.m. Friday, ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Anson County Polar Plunge for Special Olympics scheduled for Saturday

The Anson County Sheriff’s Office will host its second annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics North Carolina on Saturday.This event is an oppo...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Pittenger opens Wadesboro office

Pittenger opens Wadesboro office

WASHINGTON — On Wednesday, Congressman Robert Pittenger, R-Charlotte, will open a satellite office in historic downtown Wadesboro.Located in the...

March 22nd, 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 |