Polkton police: Smell of marijuana led to 2 being charged with trafficking heroin

Polkton police: Smell of marijuana led to 2 being charged with trafficking heroin

POLKTON — Two men face drug trafficking charges after being stopped at a checkpoint Saturday night.According to Polkton Police Chief Matthew Nor...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Anson Co. Ag fair sees more variety

Anson Co. Ag fair sees more variety

Dixie Allen has been entering the Anson County Ag Fair since it started, “tryin’ hard to win an orange ribbon (Best of Show), never winnin...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Lara Trump opens Union Co. GOP headquarters

Lara Trump opens Union Co. GOP headquarters

INDIAN TRAIL — One hundred fifty excited Republicans cheered Lara Trump — daughter-in-law of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trum...

September 20th, 2016 updated: September 20th, 2016. |  


Group plans to open Anson charter school

Group plans to open Anson charter school

Anson County could have a new option for education in 2018, when Anson Charter Academy expects to open its doors.Former state senator Eddie Goodall, a...

September 16th, 2016 |  


Talking about the ‘Evil Dead’

Talking about the ‘Evil Dead’

WADESBORO — Three filmmakers trekked deep into the woods south of Lilesville last week in search of the location for something that took place 3...

September 13th, 2016 updated: September 14th, 2016. |  


‘Evil Dead Uproot’:Filmmakers seekmovie memories

‘Evil Dead Uproot’:Filmmakers seekmovie memories

WADESBORO — Filmmakers will be in Anson County early next month looking for anyone who worked on the 1987 cult classic “Evil Dead II.̶...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Lilesville man charged with terrorism

Lilesville man charged with terrorism

A convicted sex offender is facing felony charges after deputies say he pointed a gun at the Anson County Courthouse last week.The Anson County Sherif...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Tall tales and true stories

Tall tales and true stories

ROCKINGHAM — A signing session for award-winning storyteller J.A. Bolton’s first published book brought readers young and old to Leath Mem...

August 26th, 2016 |  


295 graduate Leadership Anson

295 graduate Leadership Anson

The Leadership Anson program held its 20th graduation ceremony Aug. 9 at South Piedmont Community College’s Lockhart-Taylor Center. Leadership A...

August 26th, 2016 |  


SPCC certifies 11 in truck driver training

SPCC certifies 11 in truck driver training

MONROE — A graduation ceremony was held on Aug. 16 at South Piedmont Community College’s Old Charlotte Highway campus for the first ever t...

August 22nd, 2016 |