Parks and Recreation

Mission Statement

The mission of Anson County Parks and Recreation Department is to implement exciting and productive programs, which will enhance the overall quality of life for our citizens.

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            Girl's Softball District Tournament Champions

Bryan Threadgill, Erin Martin, Jason Martin, Dwight Hill, Rusty Hyatt

Blair Threadgill, Audrey Hyatt, Natalie Hicks, Jada Harrington, Laney Hill,

Susan Harrington, Brooklyn Lear, Lauren Dutton, Cierra Lear, Camryn Martin

Newsletter 2014


Jeff Waisner - Department Head, Director of Parks and Recreation, Building Maintenance
Phone: 704-694-4327

Wendell Small, CPRP - Aquatic / Athletic Program Supervisor, Anson Thread Trail Coordinator
Phone: 704-694-5868

Morris Gatewood - Athletic Program Supervisor
Phone: 704-694-5751

Wendell Williamson - Maintenance

Earl Rorie - Maintenance

Alan Clark - Maintenance


Current Events

Tennis Courts 2014

Part Time Staff

  •  James Buchanon Sr.

  • Josh McLaurin

  • Chris Christian


  • Misty Allen

  • Alisha Hartley

  • Morgan Kendall

  • Seth Templeton

  • Jeremy Buchanon

  • Lauren Kelly

  • Maurice Bennett
  • Marlon Bennett
  • Jamonica Smith
  • Aubrey Burr
  • Justin Somers
  • Diondre Pratt
  • Chantal Dunbar

Anson Thread Trail

The Master Plan has been approved for Anson County 
We are currently focusing on the Blueway aspect of the plan at this time.

We received the implementation grant from Carolina Thread Trail to start work on Launch Site #1.
We are working on the design of Site #1 at this time.

Little Park
845 Airport Road
Wadesboro, NC 28170


Program Fees

Youth Tackle Football     $30.00

Youth Flag Football         $30.00

Youth Soccer                   $25.00

Micro Soccer                    $25.00

Cheerleader                     $18.00 
*Parents responsible for uniforms*

Youth Baseball                 $25.00

Tee Ball                            $25.00

Girls Softball                     $25.00

Coach Pitch                      $25.00

Youth Basketball               $25.00  *Winter

Swim Lessons                   $18.00  *Summer