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May 28, 2014.
David Phelps will be appearing in concert on Saturday, May 31 at 7:00 PM at RS Central High School Auditorium. Proceeds from the performance will be shared with Rutherford Regional Health Foundation to support health and wellness initiatives in the local community.
Phelps is an American Christian vocalist, songwriter and vocal arranger, best known as the tenor in the Gaither Vocal Band. He has also released several solo albums, including four Christmas collections.
It’s funny how things work out in life. Just a few years ago, Laura Hopper Ray was a star softball pitcher for East Rutherford, then went to North Greenville College to get an education and pitch there as well.
Laura never made it to the state championship as a player, but she could make it there soon as a coach.
In her first year as the softball coach at East Rutherford, Laura Hopper Ray has led her alma-mater into the Western Regionals after beating West Lincoln and then Madison at home last week.
As the crowd gathered and continued to grow, the positive feeling of an impending success also grew. The founder of the movement, Angela Sanford started things off with a talk of how good things can happen in Rutherford County for the benefit of all its’ citizens. She told of her own story and repeated her often heard theme: “We are not going to quit”.
Once Again, We Take The Time To Remember
NATIONAL EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES (EMS) WEEK CALLS FOR APPRECIATION BREAKFAST AT RUTHERFORD REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Dr. Joey Faucette
What’s eating you?
There is a type of jellyfish that lives in the Bay of Naples, Italy. In that same bay are some snails. When these snails are small, a jellyfish may swallow one of them, but the jellyfish can’t digest the snail because the snail’s shell protects it.
And so the snail fastens itself to the inside of the jellyfish, and in a cruel twist of fate, slowly begins to eat the jellyfish. When the snail reaches maturity, it’s consumed the entire jellyfish. The eater becomes the eaten.
So what’s eating you? What have you swallowed lately?
Broadus Lee Spangler, age 90, of Spindale passed away Monday, May 26, 2014.
Gerald “Jerry” Dean Benfield, age 91, of Forest City passed away Sunday, May 25, 2014.
Greg Hils, age 55, of Rutherfordton, passed away Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
Hubert Zeb Hudgins, age 85, of Rutherfordton, passed away Friday, May 23, 2014.
John Roscoe Bagwell, 84, of Forest City, passed away on Monday, May 19, 2014.
Joyce Smith Garland, 50, of Rutherfordton, passed away Tuesday, May 2014.
Lydia Rose Shehee went to be with the Lord on January 29th, 2014, at 5 weeks old
Mavis Lynn Atkins Roach, age 59, of Rutherford Manor Apartments, passed away Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
Robert Dale Clontz, age 62, of Rutherfordton, NC, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2014.
Robert L. Van Buskirk was born on March 12, 1944 to Alden and Kathleen Van Buskirk.
Roger Michael Hamrick, 64, of Cliffside, passed away on Friday, May 23, 2014.
Teresa Jane Moore, 60, of Rutherfordton, passed away on Saturday, May 24, 2014.
I was a mischievous youngster. Not mean, just mischievous. The local gang of boys got a little rowdy when all of us came together. I remember things like throwing eggs on Halloween, building a foxhole to hide in on the Fourth of July after we lit our fireworks, and even sneaking around in places that we were not allowed to be. I don’t know if all kids were that way but this was the makeup of the boys of Ford’s Woods. We played football, basketball, and baseball together. We hunted and fished. We fussed, cussed, and fought among one another, only to make up in a few days.
Long Branch Road Baptist Church
Vacation Bible School “Wilderness Escape” Sun.-Thurs., June 15-19, 6pm-8:30pm. 621 Long Branch Rd., Forest City. 828-287-1408.
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.
Trinity Lutheran Church
For Christian talk radio, visit: www.issuesetc.org to check out archived Bible studies & topics. Visit us: www.trinitylutherantryon.org or Pastor Olson 828-817-5506 or email: email@example.com
Sunshine United Methodist Church
Regular weekly schedule: Sunday worship services 9:45am, Sunday school 10:45am. Pastor: Rev. Keys Pendleton. 367 Depriest Rd., Sunshine.
Mt. Olivet Baptist Church
Weekly schedule: Sunday school 10am. Worship service at 11am. Mt. Olivet Church Rd. Ellenboro.
Casting for a Cure
Sat. May 31, 4pm until dark at Bunt and Karen Black’s pond, South Glenn Street, Ellenboro. Fellowship, food & fishing. Bring a chair. Come fish, play, corn hole and eat hot dogs. Invite a friend. Donation for Relay for Life will be appreciated. Sponsored by Oak Grove UMC Relay for Life Team.
Benefit Spaghetti Supper
Sat., May 31, 4-7pm at the Gilkey School Community Center for Nancy Jones to help with Medical Bill’s. Donations only. 172 Gilkey School Rd. Rutherfordton.
Thurs. June 5, 6-8pm at Lane’s Hog Heaven BBQ. Cards .50¢ per card/ per game. Proceeds to Community Pet Center.
•Mon. June 9, 3pm-7:30pm at Bethel Baptist Church; 479 Main St., Ellenboro. Call 1-800-733-2767 for appt. •Thurs. June 19, 11:30am-6:30pm at Forest City Fire Dept; 186 S Church St., Forest City. Call 1-800-733-2767 for appt.
Chase Corner Ministries
$1 Bag Sale starting Mon. June 9 thru Sat. June 14. Exclusions include Happy Home Flavoring and Rada Cutlery. 1604 Chase High Rd., Forest City.