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Articles about Anson County
A snowy storm hits the N.C. Piedmont
Ruth Ann Grissom
- Feb 08, 2018
Two majestic owls from the Artic tundra came south to North Carolina this winter. Only one made it back to the frozen north.
How a private pond became a nationally known waterfowl refuge
- Jan 17, 2018
This special place, open to the public, provides shelter for songbirds, egrets, ducks and even (sometimes) wood storks.
A native stork – heading north?
- Mar 23, 2017
North America’s only stork, the wood stork, has been spotted in Anson County, once thought to be out of its natural range. Habitat loss, pesticides, invasive plants and pythons threaten the species.
George E. Davis – Rosenwald agent extraordinaire
Michael J. Solender - Apr 13, 2016
Charlotte's George E. Davis, a tireless advocate for education and one of the leading advocates for the building of Rosenwald schools, was a major reason that a number of these schools were built in North Carolina.