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January 8, 2014.
On the basketball court, it is rivalry week with East Rutherford facing R-S Central on Friday (1/10).
East has relied on Travis Waldroup-Rodriguez and Devonte Boykins all season long. Kaleb McEntire on defense, Shakari Jackson, and Trey Dawkins have stepped up, but will it be enough against a R-S Central who has a little more depth.
Kim Lowery, Director of Clinical Services, (left) joins her wonderful Cindy for breakfast.
She’s one of nine children and has been a nurse for forty-three years. It was in the last twenty three years that she found the true meaning of what nursing is about. Since she joined Hospice of Rutherford County it “became her home”. To Cindy LaFon, Hospice defined what nursing should be. It is the “heart of nursing”. Nobody, absolutely nobody, can give you what Hospice offers.
First Baby If The New Year Born At 3:06AM New Year’s Day
Dr. Joey Faucette
Do you decorate?
I really love the Christmas and New Year’s holidays what with all of the decorations. You go to an office building, there are decorations. You go shopping, there are decorations. You drive through a neighborhood, there are many fine examples of exterior illumination displays that would make Griswold envious. Even some truckers hang wreaths on the front of their rigs to celebrate.
But then all the decorations come down and are put back into their out-of-the-way hiding places, destined to gather dust until next season. Everything looks rather plain, doesn’t it? Even barren of anything that resembles a celebration.
Beatrice Bennett Robbins, age 78, of Forest City, NC, passed away December 30, 2013.
Betty Mae Ledbetter, age 83, of Forest City, NC, passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014.
Bobbie Smith Cook, age 83, of Rutherfordton, passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014.
Catherine Humphries White, age 79, of Bostic, NC, passed away Sunday, January 5, 2014.
Dorothy “Dot” Wise Hanson, age 80, of Spindale, NC, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013.
Frankie Scoggins Godfrey, age 72, of Ellenboro, NC, passed away Monday, December 30, 2013.
Gail Patricia Cole Hardin of Jacksonville, NC, formerly of Rutherfordton, passed away December 30, 2013.
Isabel Flores Gervason, age 91, of Forest City, NC passed away on January 02, 2014.
Mildred Inez Watkins Fisher Williams, 88, of Spartanburg, SC, passed away on Friday, January 03, 2014.
Mrs. Dawn Brannock Cox age 85 went home to be with the Lord on Friday December 27, 2013.
Nellie Sue Culbreth, 86, of Rutherfordton passed away on January 1, 2014.
Sarah Mae Kincaid Bush, 80, of Forest City, went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, December 28, 2013.
Sebastian Liem Fortune, infant son of Michael Wayne and Morgan Blakeley Kinsey Fortune, passed away Saturday, December 28, 2013 at his home on Kingswood Drive, Forest City.
The Reverend Doctor Edward John Brown, 93, of Shelby, passed away on Wednesday, January 01, 2014.
Word of Deliverance
18th Church Anniversary Celebration Sun. Jan. 19th, 10am & 4pm. 3324 Chesnee Hwy., Gaffney, SC. Guest Messenger: Apostle J.L. Spence, Durham, NC. Senior Pastor: Apostle-Elect, Tommy R. Twitty. Info: 864-461-7178 or email: email@example.com
Sandy Level Baptist Church
3rd Sunday night singing Jan. 19, 6pm. Featuring: Gospel Truth. 1314 Sandy Level Ch. Rd. Bostic.
Church of Christ
FREE Bible Study Course by mail. Get to know God better. Leave name, address & phone number. 115 Clay St., Forest City. 828-245-2720.
Rutherford County Chess Club
Meets each Wednesday night, starting Jan. 8, 5:30pm at 175 N. Main St., Rutherfordton (Law office of Marvin Sparrow and John Byrd, across from Kid Senses). Players of all ages and skill levels are welcome, from 5 to 105, beginners to masters. 64 Squares.
Sat. Jan 11, 7am-10am at Gilkey School Community Center; 172 Gilkey School Rd., Rutherfordton. Adults $5, Kids 6-12 $3, 6 and under Free. All you can eat!!!!
Washburn Community Outreach Center
Thrift store will be having a shoe & sweater extravaganza Thurs.-Sat., Jan. 9-11, 9am-2pm. All shoes & sweaters will be 50¢! 2934 Piney Mountain Church Rd., Bostic. All proceeds help to fund our food pantry ministry. Donations of food and clothing are always accepted & appreciated. 828-245-5603.
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