Quantcast


News

Deputies: Woman killed boyfriend

Deputies: Woman killed boyfriend

MORVEN — Anson County deputies charged a Morven woman with murder in the shooting death of her boyfriend last Thursday. …

February 8th, 2016 |  

Bond boosters tout benefits; South Piedmont in line for nearly $3.2M

Bond boosters tout benefits; South Piedmont in line for nearly $3.2M

With the March 15 vote on the governor’s $2 billion bond package rapidly approaching, South Piedmont Community College and the …

February 8th, 2016 |  

Opponents: $2B bond the wrong way to fund N.C.’s needs

Opponents: $2B bond the wrong way to fund N.C.’s needs

While college officials and local civic boosters tout the Connect N.C. Bond’s benefits, not everyone in the state is supportive …

February 8th, 2016 |  

Anson animal shelter needs volunteers, supplies

Anson animal shelter needs volunteers, supplies

Dozens of volunteers met with county staff on Feb. 4 to discuss improving the animal shelter and turning its high …

February 8th, 2016 |  

Local foods conference set

Local foods conference set

Local foods is one of the fastest-growing segments of United States agriculture, according to the USDA. The Charlotte Metro region …

February 8th, 2016 |  

Anson County board hears coal ash concerns

Anson County board hears coal ash concerns

An environmental group told county commissioners this month that dumping coal ash from Duke Energy’s coal-fired power plants into the …

February 8th, 2016 updated: February 8th, 2016. |  

Anson’s new brand earns county board’s stamp of approval

The Anson County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a new brand proposed by the county tourism board during its Feb. …

February 8th, 2016 |  

Brody to seek national GOP post

Brody to seek national GOP post

MONROE (AP) — Anson County’s state representative says he’s running this spring to become one of North Carolina’s members on …

February 8th, 2016 |  

Uptown Wadesboro board plans new projects, events

Uptown Wadesboro board members came up with a list of events or activities for nearly every month of the year …

February 8th, 2016 |  

9 named to Wingate honors lists

WINGATE — The following Anson County students were named to the Wingate University President’s List for the 2015 fall semester: …

February 8th, 2016 |  

McInnis leads N.C. Senate challenger Montgomery in money race

McInnis leads N.C. Senate challenger Montgomery in money race

Anson County’s state senator is off to an early lead in fundraising for the race to represent District 25, according …

February 8th, 2016 |  

Morven woman charged with murder

Morven woman charged with murder

MORVEN — Anson County deputies arrested a Morven woman on a murder charge Thursday. Christa Anita Colson is accused of …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Wadesboro selects brand, highway sign design

Wadesboro selects brand, highway sign design

The Wadesboro Town Council approved a brand for the town’s tourism and marketing efforts during its meeting on Monday, accepting …

February 2nd, 2016 |  

Grand opening set for Lilesville Dollar General

LILESVILLE — Dollar General will celebrate the opening of its new location at 124 Camden St. at 8 a.m. Saturday …

February 2nd, 2016 |  

Authorities: 7 charged in robbery, shooting case

Authorities: 7 charged in robbery, shooting case

Several teenagers and an adult have been arrested in recent weeks after police say they shot into homes and committed …

February 1st, 2016 updated: February 2nd, 2016. |  

Barn Blast raises more than $70K for Partnership for Children

Barn Blast raises more than $70K for Partnership for Children

The 10th annual Barn Blast held Friday at the Lockhart-Taylor Center drew a large crowd and was a huge success …

February 1st, 2016 |  

Anson family has deep roots in Deep Creek community

Anson family has deep roots in Deep Creek community

I wish Mrs. Ednir McManus was living so I could share this information regarding her grandfather, Rembert Beverly, who was …

February 1st, 2016 |  

Peachland-Polkton Elementary names Terrific Kids

Peachland-Polkton Elementary names Terrific Kids

Peachland-Polkton Elementary School held its Terrific Kids celebration for the second nine-week grading period on Jan. 12. Pictured are the …

February 1st, 2016 |  

Burnsville Recreation and Learning Center feeds 394

Burnsville Recreation and Learning Center feeds 394

The Burnsville Recreation and Learning Center’s volunteers are always ready to help neighbors who enter the center. Throughout the month …

February 1st, 2016 |  

Mattie Spencer celebrates 102nd birthday

Mattie Spencer celebrates 102nd birthday

Courtesy photo Mattie Spencer celebrated her 102nd birthday on Monday, Jan. 25. She was married to the late George Spencer …

February 1st, 2016 |  

Arrests made in drug, B&E, Walmart theft cases

Arrests made in drug, B&E, Walmart theft cases

January was a busy month for the Wadesboro Police Department as officers made several drug arrests. Around 12:40 a.m. Jan. …

February 1st, 2016 updated: February 1st, 2016. |  

Kids lead service to honor MLK

Kids lead service to honor MLK

Children, teens and community members throughout Anson and surrounding counties joined together for a gathering to honor and celebrate the …

February 1st, 2016 |  

Circulars

Stock Market

Featured Businesses

Poll

Info Minute


Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com