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May 7, 2014.
J. Creek Cloggers, known for their regular performances at Maggie Valley’s Stompin’ Grounds.
The Union Mills Learning Center (UMLC) will host its second annual Music at the Mills Bluegrass & Arts Festival on May 16 and 17. The festival is presented by Box Creek Wilderness and features 18 outstanding bluegrass and newgrass bands including headliners Darin & Brooke Aldridge.
As the Rutherford County school year comes down the homestretch, so does is the end of regular season on the diamond.
East Rutherford (17-2, 12-1) softball continued to impress despite capturing the No.1 SMAC seed for the playoffs. Last week, Savannah Davis was untouchable as she threw a no-hitter against Draughn.
2nd Annual Event! SATURDAY, MAY 10TH AT McNAIR FIELD
Great Strides Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Walk 2014
Second Annual Chase High FFA Alumni Farm Day 2014
Dr. Joey Faucette
Do you ever get caught doing something good?
I decided not to wait until the last minute this year to do my wife’s Mother’s Day shopping. So about two weeks before the big day, I took off on my lunch hour to get her presents. The previous week, my younger daughter and I bought the necessary cards and a special T-shirt she just had to have for her mother. So, knowing exactly what I wanted, because I talked with my older daughter, I went to the Super-Center, where I immediately walked up to what I wanted, made my purchases, and headed to the door…
…when what to my wandering eyes should appear but my wife, smiling, pushing her buggy right toward me, staring at my bag.
Now understand that I had called her earlier to see if she had any plans to go shopping. She had none. So I thought I was safe.
But I wasn’t. I was caught doing something good.
But I guess that’s a lot better than being caught doing something else.
Get caught doing something good for someone else as you listen to life today and make a positive life.
Beulah Lowrance Barnette, age 85 of Spindale, passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2014.
Donald Greene, age 68, of Henrietta, NC, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014.
Dusty Scott Fowler, age 31, of Spindale, NC, passed away April 28, 2014.
Jack Walker, age 85, of Forest City, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014.
Margaret Marshall, age 83, of Forest City, NC, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014.
I’ve suddenly become obsessed with one certain gobbler. It’s pretty smart and I have had my moments where I have been pretty dumb. Regardless, it’s still alive and has now become my number one priority until the season ends. I can take you to the area that it will roost in. I know it well. I actually think I missed this bird on opening day which makes it that much more wary of anything it cannot see. But since then, I have set up my son for an opportunity, but we set up too close.
Crestview Baptist Church
Caregiver Support Group every 3rd Tuesday, 6pm. 630 South Church Street, Forest City. 828-375-0046 to register.
Harvest Time Ministry
Worship Sundays, 9am. 156 Sunset Street, Rutherfordton. Also, Soup Kitchen, every Tuesday at 5pm.
Rutherford Church of Christ
New Mid-Week Service; Wednesday 7PM. 925 Hwy 221 North Rutherfordton.
Souls Harbor Tabernacle
Sunday School 10am, Worship 11am, Sunday night 6pm, Thursday night 7pm. Pastor Charles Poole. 704-466-0626. 441 Sandy Run Church Rd. Mooresboro.
For Reyna Ramsey (Dale & April’s daughter) Sat. May 10, 11am-5pm at South Mountain Gun Club; 1156 Mountain Glen Circle, Morganton. Cost, $7. Proceeds go to payment of medical expenses. Info: Larry, 828-403-6028 or Dale, 828-429-0392.
Bill’s Creek VFD
Community Auxiliary Spring Fundraiser, Sat. May 10, 7am-2pm. Breakfast & lunch available. Bake sale, plant sale & silent auction to benefit Bill’s Creek VFD. 828-625-5517.
Yokefellow Service Center, Inc.
Half-price sale now thru Sat. May 10, 10am-5pm. Also, Homeschool Book Sale now thru Fri. May 9. 132 Blanton Street, Spindale.
Rutherford Quilt Guild
Meeting, Mon. May 12, 7pm at First Baptist Church on Main St., Rutherfordton. Info, 828-288-3030.
Thurs., May 15, 6-8pm at Lane’s Hog Heaven BBQ. Cards; 50¢ per card/per game. All Proceeds goes to Community Pet Center.