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May 21, 2015.
At the completion of this column, just two of the eight postseason teams this spring season are left in high school sport among Rutherford County teams. R-S Central softball and Thomas Jefferson girls soccer team is all that's left.
Boat docks at Lake Lure Town Center provide easy access to restaurants across from the Lake Lure Beach. Photo by Michelle Yelton.
Memorial Day, while not intended to be, serves a kick off to summer for many travelers. But with AAA estimating that travelers will encounter higher lodging costs this year, why not plan to visit all that's offered right here in your own backyard?
Photo Provided By: Anheuser-Busch
The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales, the symbol of quality and tradition for Anheuser-Busch since 1933, are scheduled to make several appearances in the area on May 28-30, including one in the Town of Forest City on Friday, May 29, in conjunction with Fox Distributing's 35th Anniversary.
The end of the school year is approaching rapidly, and moms and kids are feeling the pressure to get everything done. If your morning routine is leaving you frazzled and without much time for breakfast, why not try a smoothie? It can be blended in 5 minutes and poured into a cup to drink on the road. Here are recipes to get you started.
Gene Morrow White, Sr., 76, of Forest City, went home to be with the Lord on May 14, 2015.
Arlene O'Brien Coberg, 73, of Forest City, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2015.
Bessie Mae Hicks, 68, of Columbus passed away on May 11, 2015.
Betty McKinney Toney, 95, of Ellenboro, passed away on Sunday, May 10, 2015.
Jason Eric Kennedy, age 35 of Forest City went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, May 13, 2015.
Karen Lee Masson, 62, of Lake Lure passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2015.
Marilyn Sue Wright Foote, 78, of Rutherfordton, passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2015.
Mary Frances Mayse, age 88, of Rutherfordton passed away Saturday May 16, 2015.
Michael Daniel "Boone" Mabe, age 32, of Forest City, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2015.
Mr. Robert Samuel Toney age 83 passed away Saturday, May 16, 2015.
Mrs. Grace Roberts Higgins age 69 of Forest City, went home to be with The Lord on Sunday May 17, 2015.
I noticed my actions during a turkey hunt a few mornings ago. I had not heard a bird gobble for a few days, so there I was waiting again for that familiar sound.
Crestview Baptist Church
The Chuck Wagon Gang & the Primitive Quartet will be in concert Thurs. May 21, 7pm. Pre-concert entertainment, 6:15pm. No admission, love offering. Hot Dog Supper begins at 5pm, $6 per person. 828-248-1080.
Melvin Hill Church of the Brethren
Rally for a Reason, Jesus Youth Rally, Sat. May 23, 2pm-6pm. Free T-shirts, Free Hamburgers & Taco Bar! Corn Hole, Basketball, Ping Pong and more! Music by Caleb Blanton. Speaker: Shawn McKaig. 555 Melvin Hill Road, Columbus, NC. Info, 828-447-5252.
Mastectomy Fittings: By appointment; Rutherford Regional's Cancer Resource Center; fittings provided by Smith's Drugs of Forest City; for an appointment, call 828-245-4596.
WNC Vegans and Vegetarians
Group will meet once a month. Call for more info. Annamaria, 828-287-4549.
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