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May 16, 2013.
The “church on the hill” was originally a mission church of Florence Baptist Church in Forest City.
Soap like materials dates back to 2800 BC in ancient Babylon. The word sopa is Latin for soap. Liquid Soap was not invented until the 1800’s. In 1865, a man by the name of William Shepphard patented liquid soap.
Playoffs are in full swing and the glass is half full or half empty depending on how you want to look at the situation.
The postseason game of the week for me came at McNair Field this past week as Thomas Jefferson baseball hosted Elkin in the first round of the playoffs.
Owls Sign Local MLB Star Todd Coffey to Assistant Coaching Position
Photo Of The Day 05/16/13
Dr. Joey Faucette
Got any dusty relationships?
You go through a season in life where you’re really close to someone. You see him every day. You talk with her often.
Then, the next thing you know, you move or he graduates or she gets married and you hardly talk at all. Before you know it, your best friend is your former best friend.
Part of spring cleaning involves dusting everything, especially places you haven’t dusted in a while. Spring cleaning your life means you dust off your shelved relationships. Now how does that work?
Betty Jane Bell Dowdle, age 77, of Rutherfordton, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
Betty Jean Pritchard Owens, age 58, of Ellenboro, NC, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013.
Carace “Doc” Ray Hutchins, age 83, Forest City, NC, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
Charles L. Stutzman, 64, of Rutherfordton passed away May 10, 2013.
Elizabeth “Lib” Greene Jones, 79, of Shelby, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2013.
Evelyn Fite Bradley, age 79, of Caroleen, NC, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013.
Levi Carter Caffell, infant son of Ben and Minnie Caffell, entered into his Heavenly Father’s presence on May 6, 2013.
Steve Smith, age 73, of Caroleen, NC, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013.
I’ve always heard that writing is more about perspiration than inspiration. It’s true. Even though it is very fulfilling to write about the outdoors, it is also difficult at times to continue to find worthy subjects and stories. Sometimes my mind soars with information faster than my fingers can type; other times those same fingers seem like they’re waiting impatiently for the next command. During the times of inspiration I can’t wait to get to the computer. During other times I dread its call.
Power Weekend Revival
Thurs. May 16, 7pm @ The ARC; 136 W. Main St., Forest City. Fri. May 17, 7pm & Sat. May 18, 11am @ Chase High School Auditorium; 1603 Chase High Rd., Forest City.
Calvary Baptist Church, Ferry Rd. Cliffside
BBQ Benefit Sat. May 18, 5-7pm for Herman & Lillie Jones. Proceeds to help with medical expenses.
Bible Way Baptist Church
Singing & Supper Sat. May 18. Supper at 4:30pm, any size donation. Singing at 6pm w/ Servants Call & John 3:16. John Smith Rd., Green Creek.
Free Hair Cuts for Veterans
Tues. May 21, 8am-2pm at Plaza Barber Shop; 108 West Main St., Forest City.
Sat. June 2, 12pm until at Moose Lodge in Forest City for Jimmy Smith who has cancer. Proceeds goes to help family with medical bills, they have no life insurance. Event will consist of food, music & a raffle. Jimmy’s grandson Daniel Foster will start off with a tribute to Elvis. If they are any musicians out there who knows Jimmy, please come out and jam with us. Free admission, donations only.
Hospice In Need of Items: Trash bags, laundry detergent, cleaning products dish detergent, Lysol spray, liquid hand soap, paper towels, Kleenex tissue, toilet tissue, etc. Info: 828-245-0095.
Lake Lure Spring Arts & Crafts Festival
Join us Memorial Day Weekend, May 25, 26 & 27, 10am-5pm. Enjoy food, entertainment and wonderful arts and crafts from over 75 exhibitors. Presented by Hickory Nut Gorge Outreach; a non-profit organization providing food pantry and outreach services to families in the Community. Show your support by bringing canned goods to help feed our families! For more info visit: www.lakelureartsandcraftsfestivals.com
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