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Seven Local Sports Stories  We Shouldn’t Forget
Kevin Carver
Seven Local Sports Stories We Shouldn’t Forget
We just welcomed in 2012, so here are a few things to look back on from 2011 involving Rutherford County high school athletics.

7)Thomas Jefferson’s boys soccer team goes four rounds in the playoffs before being defeated in the elite eight. In school history, the Gryphons had never made it that far in postseason play in any sport until this year.
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Landyn Johnson... Now 8 Years Old And In Remission!
Landyn Johnson... Now 8 Years Old And In Remission!
    In 2007 at the Ellenboro Elementary School I first met Landyn Johnson. There was a big fund raiser going on at the school to help defray his mounting medical costs. You see, 2007 was the year it was discovered that this three year old little boy had cancer!
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Entertainment

Rutherford Weekly’s Favorite Reader Recipes 1/5/12
Rutherford Weekly’s Favorite Reader Recipes 1/5/12
As I promised, I’m going to start the 2012 off with some soup recipes and maybe a hearty casserole. With all the desserts and big meals we have had during the holidays, I believe a good bowl of soup or a nice casserole will give the cook in the kitchen some time off. I’m starting of the year by using the cookbook, “Recipes & Memories” from Second Baptist Church in Rutherfordton.
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Slideshow

Making Tax Time Easier
Making Tax Time Easier
   Tax season is in full swing. Taxpayers receiving a refund tend to file earlier in the year, while those who owe Uncle Sam often wait until closer to the filing deadline.
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THIS WEEK’S LUCKY $100 WINNER!
THIS WEEK’S LUCKY $100 WINNER!
Rebecca Barbieri
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THIS WEEK’S LUCKY $100 WINNER!
THIS WEEK’S LUCKY $100 WINNER!
Rebecca Barbieri
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Opinion

Listen To Life
Have you walked with a two-year old?

Have you ever tried to take a two-year-old on a straight-ahead walk? It just doesn’t happen.  Children that age have an entirely different agenda.  For a two-year-old, there is no sense of accomplishment with leaving point A in order to arrive at point B.  The only reason for even venturing out the door is the prospect of the journey—or to meander—between point A and point B.
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Obituaries

Albert “Pete” Forney Weaver, 106
Albert “Pete” Forney Weaver, 106, of Union Mills passed away Sunday, January 01, 2012.
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Charles Robert “Bob” Loper, age 78
Charles Robert “Bob” Loper, age 78, of Spindale, passed away  Saturday, December 31, 2011. 
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Connie Padgett Owens, 49
Connie Padgett Owens, 49, of Mooresboro, passed away Saturday, December 31, 2011.
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Cordelia Taylor Jones, 84
Cordelia Taylor Jones, 84, of Bostic, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2011.
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Elizabeth Seiler DeBow, age 87
Elizabeth Seiler DeBow, age 87, of Forest City, passed away Sunday, December 25, 2011.
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James “Noah” Greene, age 29
James “Noah” Greene, age 29, of Henrietta, NC, passed away Friday, December 23, 2011. 
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Jeffrey Curtis Suttles, age 42,
Jeffrey Curtis Suttles, age 42, of Rutherfordton, passed away Saturday, December 31, 2011.
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John “Jay” Holland, age 71
John “Jay” Holland, age 71, of Forest City, passed away Monday, December 26, 2011.
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John Larry Smith, age 65
John Larry Smith, age 65, of Henrietta, passed away Monday, January 01, 2012. 
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Mary Grehawick Emery, age 95
Mary Grehawick Emery, age 95, of Rutherfordton, NC and formerly of Sarasota, FL passed away Tuesday, December 27, 2011.
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Michael James McComb, age 78
Michael James McComb, age 78, passed away Sunday, January 1, 2012.
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Mrs. Janice Denise Hensley Byrd age 47
Mrs. Janice Denise Hensley Byrd age 47, passed away Friday December 30, 2011.
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Tamara Haynes Doggett, age 57
Tamara Haynes Doggett, age 57, of Mooresboro, passed away Friday, December 30, 2011.
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Sports

Outdoor Truths
Gary Miller
Outdoor Truths
 My friend Dave just killed a buck in Ohio. This time however, instead of waiting on the big one, he arrowed one that had a lot to be desired. It was an older buck with one antler that had been broken off and the other one that looked as if each point had been worn down to the nub. The body of the deer was big as is typical in Ohio, but the wear and tear of many years of fighting had taken its toll on the rest of its features.
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Church News

Church Happenings 1/5/12-1/11/12
Church Happenings 1/5/12-1/11/12
Campfield Memorial Baptist Church
Carolina Faith Riders invite you to weekly Biker Bible Study Saturdays 3:00pm. Hwy. 74 Bikes & Leather (off Hwy. 74 Bus. & Bostic-Sunshine Hwy.)

Harvest Time FGM Church, Rutherfordton
Youth night Wednesdays 6:00pm. Men’s Ministry meets 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 7:00pm. Women’s Ministry meets 1st and 3rd Thursdays 7:00pm.

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: pto351@gmail.com
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Community News

Community Events 1/5/12-1/11/12
Community Events 1/5/12-1/11/12

Blood Drives
•Mon. Jan. 16, 1pm-5pm at American Red Cross Chapter (838 Oakland Dr. Forest City) call 828-287-5916 for appt. •Thurs. Jan. 19, 3pm-7:30pm at Crestview Baptist Church (630 S. Church St. Forest City) call 828-429-3827 for appt. •Thurs. Jan. 19, 10am-6:30pm at Isothermal Community College (Hwy. 74 W. Spindale) call 828-286-3636 ext. 489 for appt. •Sat. Jan. 28, 7:30am-12pm at Cliffside Masonic Lodge (Old Main St., Cliffside) call 828-245-7606 for appt. •Tues. Jan. 31, 3pm-7:30pm at Cedar Grove United Methodist Church (406 Toney Rd. Bostic) call 828-245-9114 for appt.

Rutherford County Beekeepers’ Club
Announces its 2012 School. The school will meet from 8:30am-12pm for five Saturdays, beginning January 21 and ending February 18, 2012 at the Rutherford County Annex, Rutherfordton. Cost $25 per person and $40 per two family members. Registration limited to 35 persons. Send check made payable to Rutherford County Beekeepers Club and to: A. M. Price, 278 Pleasant Street, Spindale, NC 28160 by January 14, 2012.
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