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April 9, 2015.
High school baseball
Chase won all three of their contest while Spring Break was in session and has won four in a row now.
The Sylvan Theater in Rutherfordton premiered the film in 1949, along with other theaters in the county.
A film made in 1948 about Rutherford County has been newly-restored and will have a public premiere next week.
“This is Progressive Rutherford County” will be shown Tuesday, April 14, at 7 p.m. at Retro Cinema 4 in Forest City. Tickets will be $6 for all seats.
A recent story time at the Norris Public Library was centered around the circus, and Vanessa Harbison led a group of preschoolers in pretending they were clowns and at an actual circus.
Pat Hardin has certainly seen changes for the libraries across Rutherford County. As library director for the past 42 years at Norris Public Library, Hardin said the library now offers much more than just books for people to borrow and read.
The SilverArts Follies was held Friday, March 27, at the Rutherford County Senior Center, and participants took part in rehearsal the day before. The Follies is the performance art piece of Senior Games.
Susan Terry Kennedy, age 57, of Forest City, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015.
Martha Wright Cash, age 75, of Forest City, passed away Monday, March 30, 2015.
Stevie D. Wells, age 51, of Forest City, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015.
Billy Terry, age 58, of Ellenboro, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015.
Addie Clyde Tomblin, age 88, of Spindale passed away March 31, 2015.
Kyle Orion Brittain, age 16, of Wedgefield, SC passed away on April 1st, 2015 at his home.
Lucille McLeod Beheler, 86, of Henrietta, passed away on Thursday, April 02, 2015.
Margaret Addie Toney Jonas, age 86, formerly of Cherryville passed away April 2, 2015.
Maxine Hudlow Jolley, age 75, of Rutherfordton, passed away on Saturday April 4, 2015 with her husband and daughter by her side.
Mrs. Margaret Jacqueline Smith Elms age 83 of Rutherfordton went home to be with The Lord on Saturday April 4, 2015.
Peggy Elizabeth Taylor Harmon, 79, of Huntersville, formerly of Forest City, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015.
Rhonda Ingle Jarrell, age 60 of Forest City passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015.
William “Bill” McEowen, age 74, of Forest City, NC and Venice, Florida, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015.
William Julian Shehan, 82, of Spindale, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015.
As in any opening season, there are pros and cons concerning the effectiveness of early hunting. Turkey season is no different.
Pleasant View Community Church
Walking with Jesus, Annual Ladies Day on Sat. April 11, 9am-3pm. 129 Michael Dr., Forest City.
Duncan’s Creek Presbyterian Church
Country Ham Supper, Sat. April 11, 4-7pm. 1658 Duncan’s Creek Rd., Ellenboro.
Poor Man’s Supper Fundraiser
Fri. April 10, 6-8pm at Union Mills Learning Center; 6495 Hudlow Rd. Union Mills.
Fri. April 10, 7pm at Union Mills Learning Center; 6495 Hudlow Rd. Union Mills. Music at the Mills with Destination Bluegrass. Doors open 6pm.