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January 29, 2015.
Monte and Enrique Vega are the owners of Small Town Coffee Roasters in Rutherfordton. The coffee shop sells coffee from beans the Vegas roast in an antique roaster on the side porch of the shop.
There’s flavor at Small Town Coffee Roasters, and it’s not just from the coffee. Patrons settle onto bar stools comfortably as though they were in a friend’s kitchen. Others chat animatedly on one of the couches. It’s a place where people can gather, where ideas are born and bloom from crop to cup, much like the coffee that’s served.
High School basketball- Boys: East Rutherford had their struggles against arguably the best team in the SMAC this past week in East Burke. East Rutherford had no answer for East Burke’s inside-outside game and lost 78-58 at home. It was East Rutherford’s first double-digit home loss since the 2010 playoffs to Salisbury. Calvin Camp had 27 points in the loss for East Rutherford. However, they do host a huge conference game with rival Shelby this coming Friday (1/30).
Claude Junior Arrowood, 82, of Rutherfordton, passed away Friday, January 23, 2015.
Cora Lee Baynard, age 70, of Augusta, Georgia, passed away Monday, January 19, 2015.
Dorothy Mary McCurry "Dot" Allen, age 90 of Forest City passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015.
Frances Radford, age 78, of Forest City, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, January 21, 2015.
Georgianna Elizabeth Hudson Smart, 92, widow of the late Marvin “Jack” Smart of Forest City, passed away Monday January 19, 2015.
Glenn H. Park, age 96, passed away, January 20, 2015.
There was great rejoicing in Heaven the morning of January 20, 2015 when Janie Bell Branch White was welcomed by her Lord and Savior.
John C. Calhoun, age 88, of Rutherfordton passed away Wednesday January 21, 2015.
Joshua Neil Mooney, "Josh", 25, of Belmont, Daly City, California, formerly of Shelby, passed away on Thursday, January 15, 2015.
Leona Crawford Wilson, 89, of Lake Lure, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, January 22, 2015.
Linda Claudette Miller, age 80, of Rutherfordton, passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015.
Martha Burns Freeman, 77, of Georgia, formerly of Ellenboro, passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015.
Mary Reinhardt Lattimore, age 98 passed away Monday, January 19, 2015.
U.S. Navy Lt. Commander James (Retired) Robert Ruppe, age 84, of Rutherfordton, passed away Tuesday, January 20, 2015.
Virginia Deview Stacy, age 88, of Forest City passed away Monday, January 19, 2015.
There’s no doubt that what we do makes an impression on our young people and those who look up to us. Just as I remember buying my first new gun, I also remember my first new knife.
Henrietta First Baptist Church, Henrietta
Singing, Sat. Jan. 31, 7pm. Featuring: Jason Funderburk former lead singer of Driven Qt. A love offering will be received. Hotdog supper, 5-6:30pm, $5 per plate. Meal is sponsored by the brotherhood of the church.
Riverside Baptist Church
First Sunday Night Singing, Feb. 1, 7pm. Featuring: Living By Faith”.
South Mountain Christian Camp: is in need of Weed Trimmers and a gas powered leaf blower. If you would like to donate, call us at 828-245-3322.
On-going Book Sale
Hardbacks $1, Paperbacks 50¢, Harlequin Romance, 5/$1. Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm at Rutherford Electric Membership Corporation, 186 Hudlow Rd., Forest City. Proceeds help several needy causes.