Author: Press Release

Foothills Conservancy of NC surpasses 70,000 acres of permanent land protection with its most recent conservation acquisition in the South Mountains

Foothills Conservancy of NC surpasses 70,000 acres of permanent land protection with its most recent conservation acquisition in the South Mountains MORGANTON, N.C. — On December 29, 2023, Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina (FCNC) acquired 1,460 acres in the Pinnacle Mountains, a…Read More »

Advisory: Infant Found Deceased in McDowell County

On the afternoon of Saturday, January 13th, deputies from the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported Pediatric Cardiac Arrest in the Pleasant Gardens community. Unfortunately, the infant was pronounced deceased upon arrival by medical personnel on scene. An investigation is…Read More »

Rutherfordton – Green Street Closure

The Town of Rutherfordton has been notified by NCDOT and Wright Brothers Construction that beginning Monday, January 22, 2024, Green Street will be Closed between N. Cleghorn Street and Allen Street. Local traffic for those residents living along Green St will have…Read More »

Troxler encourages horse owners to act now to vaccinate against mosquito-borne diseases and rabies

Coggins testing and rabies vaccination should also be a part of equine care RALEIGH – Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler is encouraging equine owners to have their animals vaccinated against Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis and West Nile Virus. “Mosquito-breeding season in North Carolina lasts…Read More »