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December 4, 2014.
The sign leading into Cliffside will again be adorned with lights and packages for the community’s Hometown Holidays event on Dec. 6. A parade featuring tractors, cars, horses and more will be held during the daytime portion of the event, which lasts fr
When you put together a group of Cliffside natives who want to plan a fun Christmas event for the community, the result becomes one that goes throughout the day leading into a night of twinkling lights.
It was a great season of high school football for Rutherford County, but it all came to an end this past weekend. Thomas Jefferson hosted for the third straight week in the playoffs, but the visitors from Alleghany got the winning touchdown with less than three seconds left in a 35-28 outcome.
The holidays just lend themselves to baking, don’t they? This week’s cookies and cake recipe comes from “That We May Live” from Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in Forest City.
Members of the R-S Central High School JROTC squad receive a $1,000 grant from the Community Blood Center of the Carolinas for holding the highest-producing blood drive as part of CBCC’s inaugural regional ROTC/JROTC grant competition.
Barbara Bach Cash, 82, of Forest City, passed away Friday, November 28, 2014.
Bill Bright, age 78, of Forest City, passed away Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
Bobby Dean Bryant, age 72, of Mooresboro, passed away November 25, 2014.
Calvin Hudgins, 61, of Rutherfordton, passed away Monday, November 24, 2014.
Charles Erwin Freeman Sr., age 87 of Forest City went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 23, 2014.
Christine Dobbins Wilkerson, age 87 of Forest City went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 23, 2014.
Faye Wood Russell, age 81 of Forest City passed away Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
Gladys Byars Liverett, 81, of Cliffside, passed away on Sunday, November 23, 2014.
Inez B. Sims, age 86, of Spindale, passed away Monday, November 24, 2014.
Ricky Horne, 55 of Spindale, passed away on Saturday, November 22, 2014.
Sandra Roberson “Sandy” Humphries, age 53 of Forest City passed away Wednesday, November 26, 2014.
Velvia Calhoun Jenkins, age 97, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, November 22, 2014
Virginia Blankenship Hill, age 90, of Forest City, passed away Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
I am certain the most thankful people ought to be those who consider themselves outdoorsmen and outdoorswomen. We are the folks who get to enjoy riches that go far beyond our ability to pay for.
Concord Baptist Church
Community Breakfast, Sat. Dec. 6, 6:30am-11am. All you can eat! Cost $7, ages 6 and younger free. Proceeds to upcoming Honduras Mission Trip Fund. 720 Old US Hwy. 74, Bostic. 828-429-4687.
Long Branch Road Baptist Church
Annual Christmas Tour of Homes, Sat., Dec. 6, 4pm-7pm. (Van will leave the church approx every hour 4, 5 & 6). Tickets: $7. 621 Long Branch Rd., Forest City. Info, Kaye Ruppe, 828-287-1408. Proceeds for Ladies Ministry.
Realtors, Folks Cleaners Coat Drive: The Rutherford County Board of Realtors and Folks Cleaners are collecting gently used coats for distribution. Real estate offices around the county have established drop-off points. Children’s coats will be taken to Folks Cleaners to be cleaned and prepared for distribution through Yokefellow. Adult coats will also be taken to Yokefellow for distribution. Contact: Jim Brown, 828-429-1023.
Annual Bostic Christmas
Bostic Lincoln Center Open House, Fri. Dec. 5, 5pm, Musical Program at 5:30pm. Santa will arrive to visit with the children. Free refreshments provided & prizes from local merchants will be given away. Everyone welcome. 112 Depot St. Bostic.
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