Brothers help save home, thanks to fire safety education
Brothers Rondell Thompson, 15, and Mekhi Brooks, 11, helped save their home from a fire on Aug. 21, thanks to the fire safety education they received in school.
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Busta's Buddies: Alberta Lyles turns 110
In the latest segment of Busta's we meet Alberta Lyles, who is now 110! Here is her amazing story.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Boy, 11, and teen, 15, escape fire after attending fire safety program
Fire officials in Anson County are crediting their school safety program with helping save a family in Wadesboro.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Chamber continues school supply drive
The Anson County Chamber of Commerce, along with the Wadesboro Rotary Club has been collecting school supplies throughout the month of August and are still taking donations.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
New apartment complex gets federal tax credits
Abbington Grove of Wadesboro, a planned multi-family apartment complex, was one of the recipients of federal tax credits from the North Carolina Housing Finance Agency.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Richmond County Daily Journal
Police: Landlord arrested in illegal eviction
Police arrested Joan Taylor of Norwood on multiple felony charges last week stemming from what authorities say was an unlawful eviction.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Town seeks public input on 'walkable 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.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Alcohol sales may come to a vote
After a recent vote by the Wadesboro Town Council concerning alcohol sales at this fall's Taste of the Pee Dee Festival, alcohol sales in Anson County have come to the forefront.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Pee Dee W.A.L.L. amps up anti-fracking measures
Members of Pee Dee W.A.L.L. and their families stand outside the Anson County Government Center in Wadesboro, displaying anti-fracking signs.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Wadesboro conducting smoke testing on sewer lines
Smoke pushed through the lines will be visible in areas where cracked or broken lines are, or where missing caps are .
The finger as free speech10:45 am
The bird. The finger. The Bronx salute. It's as old as ancient Rome, and over the centuries, the hand gesture hasn't lost its peculiar power to offend.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Wadesboro council amends vote on alcohol sales during festival2:51 pm
When the Taste of the Pee Dee Festival committee asked the council to allow festival attendees 21 and older to purchase alcohol from Oliver's and drink it within a specially-marked area from Washington to Wade streets, the council was split.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Anson County property tax bills have been mailed
Anson County 2014 property tax bills were mailed to taxpayers on July 30. Property tax bills are due Sept.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
August Summer Jam relocated to Ansonia
Uptown Wadesboro, Inc. announced the decision on Friday afternoon. "Due to the inclement weather, all of the outside activities related to the Summer Jam have been cancelled," UWI announced via email.