Soapbox Derby planned for September 30
Rutherford Town Revitalization
Rutherfordton's adults-only soapbox derby, which is the only one of its kind in the region, will be held Friday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m. during FUNC (Fridays Unplugged on Central). Those who wish to take part are invited to use their imaginations while staying within construction guidelines. Churches, companies, schools and other organizations are invited to compete or sponsor independent cars. For more information and rules, visit rutherfordtown.com and search for derby rules.