Anson Record- RSS Feed http://ansonrecord.com/ http://ansonrecord.com/ Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:29:15 EST 1800 HOLLA! tennis event planned for Saturday http://ansonrecord.com/news/sports/50331352/HOLLA-tennis-event-planned-for-Saturday The HOLLA! Eagles tennis team will be holding a yard sale this Saturday at the HOLLA! Center in Morven. Clothes, shoes, household items, and many more goodies will be available for purchase. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:21:11 EST Landlord arrested over prematurely evicting tenants http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50323499/Landlord-arrested-over-prematurely-evicting-tenants Officers arrested Joan Taylor of Norwood on multiple felony charges last Thursday. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:00:15 EST Out of the shadows http://ansonrecord.com/news/opinion/50316808/Out-of-the-shadows The tragic death of Robin Williams last week has opened many people's eyes to the plight of those who suffer with depression. It's not merely something you can “get over” or... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:51:21 EST Bringing jobs back to N.C. http://ansonrecord.com/news/opinion/50302602/Bringing-jobs-back-to-N.C. North Carolina's businesses are a vital component of our national economy and must be afforded every opportunity to prosper, grow and create jobs. It's a state priority, as well as one of my own, to support industries and small businesses... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:48:13 EST A letter of thanks to town of Wadesboro http://ansonrecord.com/news/letters/50299098/A-letter-of-thanks-to-town-of-Wadesboro I would like to thank the Wadesboro Town Manager, Mr. Alex Sewell, and his maintenance staff for the quick response to the hazard on Reddington Street, Wadesboro. Your quick and efficient work done may very well save a life. I thank you all again, and... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:43:29 EST Anson tops most dangerous list for tractor trailers http://ansonrecord.com/news/home_top/50324204/Anson-tops-most-dangerous-list-for-tractor-trailers%3Fnocache For the fourth straight year, Anson County has topped AAA Carolinas' list of the most dangerous North Carolina counties for tractor-trailer collisions. The report was based on AAA's analysis of 2013 data from the North Carolina Department of... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:57:06 EST Brown Creek inmates spend a day with their families http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50240376/Brown-Creek-inmates-spend-a-day-with-their-families Several inmates from Brown Creek Correctional Institution spent quality time with their families during a Family Fun Day on Saturday. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:29:09 EST Rabies case confirmed in Burnsville area http://ansonrecord.com/news/home_top/50318387/Rabies-case-confirmed-in-Burnsville-area%3Fnocache A cat from the Burnsville community has tested positive for rabies, Dr. Fred Thompson, Anson County Health Director, reported on Monday morning. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:36:17 EST Southern States to open new, larger store in Monroe http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50317746/Southern-States-to-open-new-larger-store-in-Monroe Southern States will open a 12,000-square-foot feed and farm supply store in Monroe on Aug. 29. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:08 EST Commissioners split on alcohol sales vote http://ansonrecord.com/news/home_top/50304543/Commissioners-split-on-alcohol-sales-vote After the Anson County Board of Commissioners voted last week to move forward with putting alcohol sales to a vote in the November elections, questions have arisen from many residents about what exactly the vote means and which commissioners voted for... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:32:05 EST Town seeks public input on ‘walkable Wadesboro’ http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50299392/Town-seeks-public-input-on-walkable-Wadesboro WADESBORO — In addition to surveys available on www.walkwadesboro.org , the town of Wadesboro is seeking public input on its comprehensive pedestrian plan through a public open house on Sept. 8, from noon to 2 p.m. The open house will be held at... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:22:06 EST Jackson County uses new CED-7 oil for longer lasting roads http://ansonrecord.com/news/home_top/50283381/Jackson-County-uses-new-CED-7-oil-for-longer-lasting-roads Jackson County Commissioners and the CED-7 (Circuit Engineering District) expect to see a big savings for county citizens now that they've begun using a special emulsion oil, “7-Oil” for their road projects. County workers began using the... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:09:30 EST SWYS to hold United Youth Jam http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50268861/SWYS-to-hold-United-Youth-Jam Southwestern Youth Services, Inc. is proud to bring to area students the second annual United Youth Jam being held this Saturday, Aug. 16 from 7-10 p.m. at the Altus Community Center on Falcon Road. Students between the ages of 12-18 are encouraged to... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:53:10 EST Applebee’s re-opens with a whole new ‘Altus’ look http://ansonrecord.com/news/719/50268854/Applebees-re-opens-with-a-whole-new-Altus-look After closing temporarily to allow for renovations, Applebee's restaurant celebrated their Grand Re-Opening on Tuesday, Aug. 13, with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with the Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, at 3501 N Main St. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 07:04:12 EST Rep. Brody shares news from Raleigh http://ansonrecord.com/news/opinion/50221019/Rep.-Brody-shares-news-from-Raleigh Rep. Mark Brody shares some of the happenings in Raleigh over the past month.Short Session ends Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:03:06 EST A night in the life of a sheriff’s deputy http://ansonrecord.com/news/home_top/50245047/A-night-in-the-life-of-a-sheriffs-deputy In honor of National Night Out, reporter Imari Scarbrough accompanied Anson County Deputy Sgt. Tracy Wilhoit for a portion of a patrol last Wednesday to capture a fraction of the duties law enforcement officers complete daily. NNO began in 1984 to... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:36:18 EST Bearcats get ready for 2014 season http://ansonrecord.com/news/sports/50220772/Bearcats-get-ready-for-2014-season Anson High School hosted its Meet the Bearcats live practice on Thursday night. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:06:06 EST Touring country musician to perform on Thursday http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50268979/Touring-country-musician-to-perform-on-Thursday Touring Country Music Artist, Misty Rae Carson, will be performing live at Val's Restaurant and Pub with KWHW 93.5, on Thursday, Aug. 14, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. The Nashville based musician, who recently released her five track EP, Mystery... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:17:17 EST Economic help should come from within our district, not bureaucrats http://ansonrecord.com/news/opinion/50238772/Economic-help-should-come-from-within-our-district-not-bureaucrats The first week of August has come and gone, and many of you are soaking in the last few weeks of summer. As our families prepare for the start of a new school year, the last thing they need to worry about is a sluggish economy, dwindling paychecks and... Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:02:26 EST UPDATED: Marshville man arrested on 24-year-old murder charges http://ansonrecord.com/news/home_top/50262308/UPDATED:-Marshville-man-arrested-on-24-year-old-murder-charges%3Fnocache Eddie Clyde Helms, 61, of Marshville was arrested Tuesday morning for the November 1988 murder of John T. Griffin III in Peachland, as well as a 2012 murder in Union County. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:16:11 EST