Anson Record- RSS NEWS Feed http://ansonrecord.com/section/NEWS http://ansonrecord.com/section/NEWS Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:37:53 EST 1800 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 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 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 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 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 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 Head Start Program is now accepting applicants http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50246244/Head-Start-Program-is-now-accepting-applicants Applications are currently being accepted from families with a focus on children that will be 4 years old by September 1. Southwest Oklahoma Community Action Group Head Start Program has collaboration Pre-K classes with Altus Public School available... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:58:10 EST Ag T-shirts now available http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50241091/Ag-T-shirts-now-available To help celebrate agriculture and show your pride in Anson County's agricultural heritage, the Anson County Cooperative Extension Service now has T-shirts for sale. Celebrating Anson County Agriculture T-shirts have arrived at the Cooperative... Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:50:17 EST Be smart about mosquitoes http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50225022/Be-smart-about-mosquitoes With the heavy rains our area experienced recently, mosquito activity will rise. Rain-filled breeding sites will allow larvae to mature and emerge as adults. The recent media coverage about Chikungunya virus has sent many people into a frenzy buying... Sat, 9 Aug 2014 08:30:05 EST Union County Community Assistance Ministry to open office in Marshville http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50196512/Union-County-Community-Assistance-Ministry-to-open-office-in-Marshville Union County Community Assistance Ministry will open a satellite office in Marshville on Monday, to better serve residents of Anson and eastern Union counties. Wed, 6 Aug 2014 13:41:10 EST State sees first EEE cases of the year in horses http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50193611/State-sees-first-EEE-cases-of-the-year-in-horses RALEIGH — Two horses have been confirmed as having died after contracting Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis within the past two weeks. EEE is a mosquito-borne disease that is preventable in equine by vaccination. Wed, 6 Aug 2014 10:41:07 EST Wadesboro council amends vote on alcohol sales during festival http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50176109/Wadesboro-council-amends-vote-on-alcohol-sales-during-festival The Wadesboro Town Council amended a vote it had unknowingly made last month during Monday's regular meeting. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 14:51:18 EST Early College orientation is Aug. 11 http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50176080/Early-College-orientation-is-Aug.-11 Anson County Early College's mandatory back-to-school orientation for parents and students is Aug. 11 in the auditorium in the Garibaldi Building on South Piedmont Community College's campus in Polkton. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 14:51:14 EST Man arrested after flipping off deputy at crime scene http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50091082/Man-arrested-after-flipping-off-deputy-at-crime-scene A motorist was arrested after flipping off a deputy and speeding off on Monday morning. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:29:06 EST N.C. Pre-K available for this school year http://ansonrecord.com/news/news_education/50073290/N.C.-Pre-K-available-for-this-school-year WADESBORO — Anson County Partnership for Children is accepting applications for N.C. Pre-K, a kindergarten readiness initiative that is proven to help 4-year-olds gain basic skills needed for success in elementary school. Children who are 4... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:36:10 EST Discover Anson Bike Ride has a new date and location http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/50061478/Discover-Anson-Bike-Ride-has-a-new-date-and-location The Ninth Annual Discover Anson Bike Ride will be held on Oct. 11, in Wadesboro, which is a new date, with new location and routes. The ride includes the choice of a 26-, 43- and 62-mile route that will take you across the southern half of Anson... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:48:11 EST A new look, thanks to you http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/305851/A-new-look-thanks-to-you The Anson Record is today launching a new look designed to make the newspaper easier to read, more dependable in its layout, and more effective for our advertisers. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:15:05 EST Stanback Ferry Ice Plant Road to be closed July 21-Aug. 8 http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/5238145/Stanback-Ferry-Ice-Plant-Road-to-be-closed-July-21-Aug.-8 Both directions of Stanback Ferry Ice Plant Road in Wadesboro will be closed starting at 8 a.m. on July 21, the N.C. Department of Transportation announced last week. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:21:15 EST County commissioners donate sheriff's vehicle to Morven PD http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/5239461/County-commissioners-donate-sheriffs-vehicle-to-Morven-PD%3Fnocache=1 The Anson County Board of Commissioners voted at their regular monthly meeting Monday night, July 7, to donate “one of the best” sheriff's office vehicles to the town of Morven for its police department. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 17:05:10 EST Strong turnout for early voting in second primary http://ansonrecord.com/news/news/5222852/Strong-turnout-for-early-voting-in-second-primary Even with a holiday weekend, early voting for the second sheriff's candidates primary has had a strong start. Tue, 8 Jul 2014 14:21:13 EST