Old stories,still makingus laugh

Old stories,still makingus laugh

The holidays are a good time to just sit back and listen to old stories told by the fireside. We may have heard them before, but most are still fun to...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Career educator, Anson native, to speak at MLK celebration

Career educator, Anson native, to speak at MLK celebration

Burnsville Recreation and Learning Center will celebrate the M.L. King Jr. holiday Jan. 16.Lunch will be served at noon, the celebration activities wi...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Old timesare notforgotten

I suppose on New Year’s Eve, every one of us at some time or another have sung the words to “Auld Lang Syne.” I’ll admit I hav...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Snowy Saturday in Anson County

Snowy Saturday in Anson County

Jeff Waisner | For the RecordJeff Waisner, director of Anson County Parks and Recreation, took a hike Saturday through the light snow Anson received o...

January 10th, 2017 |  


2017: Pledge to native plants

2017: Pledge to native plants

What determines your landscape plant choices? Are you a flower person, or do you seek out plants with a lovely scent? Do you collect unusual plants, o...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Peachland-Polkton kids ask for electronics

Peachland-Polkton kids ask for electronics

KindergartenMs. Herold’s classDear Santa,I want a Frozen car. All of us we love you so much and we don’t see you before Christmas.Love, Sh...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Lilesville kindergarten wants chocolate pens, Apple products

Dear Santa, I love you because you give me presents. Please Santa don’t give me coal. Please Santa give me some presents. Santa Claus I want a b...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Wadesboro Primary kids want hoverboards, phones

Wadesboro Primary kids want hoverboards, phones

KindergartenBeam’s classDear Santa Claus,My name is Tenniya. I am 5 years old. I live in Wadesboro. This year, I have been really good. I would ...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Christmastime during the Civil War

Christmastime during the Civil War

Christmas during the American Civil War (1861-1865) was celebrated by the North and the South. Officially it didn’t become a national holiday un...

December 18th, 2016 |  


‘Look at grandma’:Trying to keep upat Disney World

‘Look at grandma’:Trying to keep upat Disney World

We actually celebrated our Thanksgiving this year on Wednesday instead of the traditional Thursday. My oldest granddaughter had a soccer tournament in...

December 11th, 2016 |