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May 7, 2015.
The Third Annual Corvettes for Vets will be this Saturday beginning at 10 a.m.
The event grew out of the Rutherford County Corvettes Club, said President Barry Bumgardner. The club's members - who are from across Western North Carolina and upstate South Carolina - decided they wanted to use their cars in a positive way to bring people into the community and to raise money for a charity.
Jimmy Means Racing made Forest City especially proud this past weekend in Talladega. The Xfinity team based right here in Rutherford County with young Joey Gase driving had their best weekend so far this season.
Each duplex at Timber Ridge features its own front door and back patio. Units are either one- or two-bedrooms.
After years of construction, mud and rain, Timber Ridge is now completed.
Located in Spindale, Timber Ridge is a 50-unit apartment development for individuals ages 55 and older with a maximum income at 60 percent or less of the median income of Rutherford County, adjusted for household size. Rents range from $364 to $475 per month.
Seafood isn't just healthy for your heart - it can be good for your waistline as well. Nutrition experts recommend eating seafood more than twice a week. If you prefer shellfish, shrimp are very versatile and can be used in a variety of recipes. These shrimp recipes come from the North Carolina Seafood Department.
Photo Provided By: Tamara Horton
Clarence Dixon Padgett, 98, of Spindale went home Saturday, May 2, 2015, to be with his beloved wife Irene. They were blessed with riches that money could not buy.
Doris Curtis Wilson, age 80, of Efland, N.C. passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2015.
Doris McEntyre Conner, age 81, of Ellenboro, passed away Friday, May 1, 2015.
Harry B. Goforth, Jr., 91 went to be with our Lord on April 29, 2015.
James Robert Davis, 66, of Mooresboro, passed away on Monday, April 27, 2015.
Joe Beam age 65 of Lake Lure, NC born and raised in the Mount Vernon Community of Rutherford County passed away suddenly on Saturday May 2, 2015.
Maria De Lourdes Crisostomo Figueroa age 72 of Forest City, NC passed away on May 1st, 2015.
Marilyn Sue Foote, 78, of Rutherfordton, passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2015.
Mrs. Frances Jackson Hamrick, age 93, formerly of Ellenboro, and a resident of Oakland Living Center, passed away Sunday, April 26, 2015.
Sue Ross Burnette, age 78 of Forest City passed away Friday, May 1 2015.
I had big plans on opening day of turkey season. I knew where the gobblers would be. They had been there every year for as far back as I can remember.
Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church
1st Annual Brotherhood Golf Tournament, Sat. May 9, 12pm at Cleghorn Plantation Golf & Country Club, 183 Golf Circle, Rutherfordton. Info, 704-974-6920.
Walls Baptist Church, Ellenboro
Has mission team going to Iveydale, West Virginia, Aug 3-7, 2015 to help out a church with VBS and outreach project. We will have an auction, Sat. May 16, 4pm to raise money for the trip.
WNC Vegans and Vegetarians
Group will meet once a month. Call for more info. Annamaria, 828-287-4549.
Holds weekly meetings: Sunday 6PM, Monday 7PM, Thursday 8PM. 1st Presbyterian Church, 438 West Main St., Forest City. Providing support for recovery for 80 years!
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