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January 12, 2012.
Losing at home is tough for any team to swallow, but East Rutherford’s valiant effort came up short to protect the home court in a 76-71 loss to conference foe, Freedom.
The loss snapped a 24-game win streak at the confines of East Rutherford, when Salisbury beat them two years ago in the 2A playoffs.
Still, Freedom at East Rutherford last Friday was everything you could of asked for out of a two of the best hoops teams in the state.
The visiting Patriots held command all game long with a 12-point lead during in the first period and then led by 11 at the half. Freedom gained a 15-point advantage to start the third quarter, but the never say die Cavs kept fighting back.
His name is Forrest Clark Poole. He goes by his middle name, Clark. However, since becoming the new Director of the Rutherford Chamber of Commerce, he might start going by his first name. He’s up and running! “Run Forrest Run!” seems more appropriate for a man who came out of retirement and doesn’t intend to sit behind a desk.
“First Day Hikes” Hosted by Chimney Rock ON January 1
Lawrence Potocnik has called Rutherford County home for five years.
Have you noticed?
You know how your car or truck gets dirty in the winter? The weather isn’t so warm so you don’t feel like washing it yourself. And much of the time the carwash is closed becIt’s easy to slowly grow accustomed to the dirty appearance of your vehicle. That’s what happened to me recently. I just really didn’t see the dirt on my car…
Donald Nelson Dysart, Jr. age 39, passed away Wednesday January 3, 2012.
Elizabeth Rodriguez Alonzo, age 2, of Rutherfordton, passed away Thursday, January 5. 2012.
Frank “Frankie” Wood, age 38, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2012.
Grace Helen Lynch Frank, 88, of Mooresboro, left to be with Jesus on January 2, 2012
Hoyle Morris Blanton, 60, of Cliffside, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2012.
Leonard James Henderson, age 83, of Forest City, passed away Thursday, January 5, 2012.
Margaret Estelle Martin, age 74, of Spindale, passed away on January 4th 2012.
Mary Alice Littlejohn, age 84, passed away on January 3, 2012.
Mrs. Earls, 83, of Shelby, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2012.
I awoke early, gathered my computer, and sat on the couch. I usually check my email at that time and read my devotion that is sent to me each morning. I was also contemplating my other outdoor activity, running. It was very cold that morning. It was also drizzling rain. I was tired, unmotivated, and was giving into the temptation to stay at home and run on another, nicer day and time. That was until I opened up an email with an attachment about Team Hoyt. I thought I was going to be looking at Hoyt Bows’ new pro staff team. What I discovered was something that made me change my early morning plans.
New Life Christian Fellowship Church, Spindale
Substance Abuse meeting Mondays 7pm. Info: 828-247-4681.
Expect A Miracle Ministry, Non Denominational
Sunday School 10:00am, Worship 11:00am, Sunday night service, 6:00pm. Hwy. 74 between Forest City and Ellenboro. For more information, please call 828-460-1286, 828-301-5055 or online at www.expectamiracleministry.org
Faith Baptist Church, W. Main St., Forest City
Free Soup Kitchen Fridays from 11:00am-12:30pm. For more information, please call 704-418-2193 or 828-248-2946.
The North Carolina Extension & Community Association announces its 2012 Scholarships. High school seniors, full-time students, and adults wanting to attend college are eligible. North Carolina residents attending or planning to attend a NC accredited college; community college or technical institute in the fall of 2012 may apply. Applications are available at all high schools and at Cooperative Extension. Application deadline is February 1, 2012. Info: 828-287-6020.
Music at The Mills
Fri. Jan. 13th, 7pm. Featuring: Dixiegrass and HomeGrown Bluegrass. Food available at 6pm. 6495 Hudlow Road, Union Mills.
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