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December 1, 2011.
Last week, we took a trip around the county in previewing high school boys basketball. This week, we turn our attention a little more to ladies hoops.
No ladies basketball program in the county has more wins over the last three seasons than R-S Central’s. The Lady Hilltoppers have 55 wins over the past three seasons (17-9, 18-9, 20-7) and have went three rounds in back-to-back seasons of the 3A playoffs.
On November 28 The Clinic at Walmart, operated by Rutherford Regional Health System, opened inside the Forest City store along Business 74 Highway.
The Hospice of Rutherford County Festival of Trees which typically raises approximately $25,000 is taking place now through December 8. The annual fundraiser will assist the organization in serving terminally ill patients regardless of ability to pay and provide grief counseling at no cost for anyone in the community who lost a loved one.
Wow! It’s already December. Where did the year go? I thought some good recipes for the holiday would be appropriate. I’m headed to the kitchen and let’s get started. Under my arm, I have “Forward by Faith” the Bethel Baptist Church of Ellenboro’s great cookbook.
Chimney Rock’s Outcroppings Trail To The Chimney To Undergo Improvements Decmber 5th
Cooler weather doesn’t mean your outdoor fun has to cool off too.
Do you forgive and forget?
Our school system was integrated when I was in 5th grade. Carlton had never had a white friend before me, but we became friends despite the daily bomb threats and riots. We haven’t seen each other since high school graduation, but recently Carlton and I got back together. And he told me this story.
Billy Flynn Bridges age 78 of Rutherfordton passed away Saturday.
Deborah Darlene Ridings Humphries, 58, of Mooresboro, passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2011.
Dever Lane Pinson, 94, a resident of Willow Ridge Nursing Center, Rutherfordton, passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2011.
Eleanor Lucille Philbeck Fincannon, age 72, of Forest City, passed away Monday.
Frances Oveda Hensley, age 87 of Rutherfordton, NC passed away on Monday November the 21, 2011.
Malinda M. Hoyle, age 59, of Forest City, NC, passed away Saturday, November 26, 2011.
Mamie Kiser, 84, a resident of Willow Ridge Nursing Center, Rutherfordton, passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2011.
Mary Ann Hamrick Carver, age 94, of Caroleen, NC, passed away Sunday, November 20, 2011.
Maxine Terry Green age 69 of Forest City, NC passed away on November 25 2011.
Mr. Eric Phelan Sheehan age 41 passed away Wednesday November 23, 2011.
Mr. Perry Dean Stacey age 55 passed away Wednesday November 23, 2011.
One of the conditions that hunters have to face this time of year is the fog. Sometimes it lingers seemingly all day making it difficult to see especially when hunting with firearms. And then there’s the drive. Just seeing each turn can sometimes be almost impossible without some type of marker. This is the case at one of my hunting locations.
Trinity Lutheran Church
Bible-believing Lutherans + LCMS. Visit us online: www.trinitylutherantryon.org For Christian talk radio: www.issuesetc.org check out archived Bible studies & topics. Info: Pastor Olson 828-817-5506 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Prospect Baptist Church, Mooresboro
Live Drive-Thru Nativity Dec. 2-3, 6-8pm. Info: 828-657-6142.
Duncan’s Creek Presbyterian Church, Ellenboro
Country Ham Supper Sat. Dec. 3, 4pm-7:30pm. Special music: Strings of Joy. Info: 828-245-8808.
Ye Olde Christmas Shoppe
Inside Habitat ReStore. New items donated by Lowe’s Distribution Center. Tues.-Fri., 10am-5pm & Sat., 9am-3pm. Proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity of Rutherford County and Rutherford Housing Partnership. 828-245-1698.
The American Legion Post 423
We now have a charter for “Sons of American Legion”! Any man who has a father, grandfather, brother or uncle who served in the military can join with the same benefits as a member of the American Legion. Meets 1st Monday monthlt at the Legion Building located on Boss Moore Rd., Caroleen. Supper: 6pm; meeting: 7pm. Info: Johnny Lowery 828-657-6145 Mon.-Sat., 9am-4pm.
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