50 years of selfless service
WADESBORO — Peggy Tillmon has beforehand graced the pages of the venerable New York Occasions as a consultant of the USA Postal Service. After fifty years of service, she deserves some recognition on this humble publication.
Angelina’s Fashions opens
Angelina’s Fashions held a ribbon chopping on Friday at 1672 S Fundamental St. in Laurinburg. The shop owned by Angela Mendoza has quite a lot of clothes, sneakers, and equipment for girls and ladies. Mendoza mentioned that she desires her shops to “permit folks to get nearer to God.”
Rob Schofield | 5 easy causes Gov. Cooper’s promised abortion invoice veto have to be sustained
It’s been fifty years now since North Carolina girls secured the fundamental proper – if not all the time the sensible skill – to regulate their very own our bodies in terms of deciding whether or not to hold a being pregnant to time period.
SPCC dedicates auditorium to Harvey Leavitt III
POLKTON — On Friday, April 28, 2023, South Piedmont Group School devoted the auditorium on its Polkton campus within the reminiscence of Harvey Leavitt III.
Sheriff acknowledges new recruits, deputies for life-saving motion
In a ceremony Monday morning on the Anson County Sheriff’s Workplace, Sheriff Scott Howell had the pleasure of swearing in two new deputies, Cory Howard and Jackie King, who will likely be assigned to the patrol division. Dep. Ryan Melton was promoted to Shift Sergeant, and Sergeant Jonathan Hough was promoted to Detective. These two deputies convey years of data, coaching and expertise to those positions and can assist higher serve our county of their new roles. Sheriff Howell additionally acknowledged two officers who with their fast motion helped saves the lives of two people who had gone into medical emergencies after overdosing. Deputy Greg Cox and Deputy Sam Mullis had been awarded commendations for his or her life-saving actions. Sheriff Howell is happy with these deputies for his or her accomplishments and happy with all of his employees who work laborious to serve the residents of Anson County daily.
Ansonville Household Greenback/Greenback Tree retailer eliminates meals desert
ANSONVILLE — Ansonville residents celebrated the grand opening of a Household Greenback/Greenback Tree hybrid retailer that can present high quality meals entry in a handy location, eliminating a meals desert that has existed for 20 years.
Charlotte’s Internet coming to Ansonia Theatre
WADESBORO — The Ansonia Theatre in Wadesboro is placing the ultimate touches on its manufacturing of Charlotte’s Internet. Written by E. B. White, in 1952.
Affair on the Sq. returns subsequent week
ROCKINGHAM — Rockingham’s signature strolling and buying occasion, Affair on the Sq., returns to downtown on Thursday, Could 11, 5-8 pm.
Bo Wagner | The conflict on actuality
The most recent disturbing development, it appears, is one thing referred to as transableism. Previously referred to as Physique Integrity Id Dysfunction, transableism is when folks select to establish as handicapped. Some go so far as to hurt themselves to make their fantasies a macabre actuality; others, resembling one Jorund Viktoria Alme, merely self-identify as handicapped, even utilizing a wheelchair for no legitimate cause. In much more horrific circumstances, folks typically discover surgeons prepared to amputate completely wholesome limbs.
Companions in Progress 2023
Tom Campbell | Protesting the riot regulation
What’s the distinction between a protest and a riot? It’s a professional query since our legislature not too long ago handed an anti-riot invoice. Merely put, an individual or group’s proper to protest is protected by the First Modification of the US Structure, nevertheless as soon as a riot begins, individuals are not protected.
NC meals banks seeing stark enhance in want
Meals Banks throughout the state of North Carolina introduced at the moment that they’re seeing a drastic enhance in want for meals and sources from neighbors experiencing starvation following the February 2023 finish to Supplemental Diet Help Program (SNAP) emergency allotments.