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November 12, 2015.
For 40 years, Marie Champion has overseen the Rutherford County Veterans Services department. On Dec. 18, she'll leave the position, but, she said, she'll never stop working to help veterans.
Three of the four football teams in Rutherford County won last week and all three will get a chance to play in the postseason, starting Friday (11/13).
Being able to provide space for mothers and children to acclimate to a change in their lives is a goal of a new women's shelter that will be built by Grace of God Rescue Mission.
Charles Edgar Davis, 85, of Rutherfordton, passed away Saturday, November 7, 2015.
Ethel Parker Dedmon, age 92, of Harris, NC, passed away Monday, November 2, 2015.
Juan Carlos Torres-Romero, age 42, of Mooresboro, NC, passed away Wednesday, November 4, 2015.
Billy Jenkins, age 65, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, November 7, 2015.
Carmen Lopez Simon, age 91, passed away Thursday, November 5, 2015.
Icy Randall Koone, age 82, of Union Mills, passed away Thursday, November 5,
James Clyde Swofford passed away on or before November 2, 2015.
Mrs. Shirley Jean Millard Parker age 76 went home to be with The Lord on Friday November 6, 2015.
Rosalie "Lee" Reid, age 86, of Forest City, passed away Friday, November 6, 2015.
Victor Carl Carlson, 88, of Bostic, passed away Monday, November 2, 2015.
I'm back at home after an extended time away hunting and preparing for some outdoor events. I had better not plan on staying around too long; if I get too comfy I'll miss a bunch of bucks on the move.
First Wesleyan Church
A Touch of Christmas, Sat. Nov. 14, 8am-1pm. Wreaths, Floral Arrangements, Gift Baskets, & more. 700 South Church St., Forest City. Sponsored by Wesleyan Women.
Pleasant Hill UM Church
BBQ Supper (pork/chicken), Sat. Nov. 14, 4-8pm. Adults $10, kids 6-12 $5, under 6 free. Proceeds go to church budget. 704-538-3995. 1102 Warlick Rd., Belwood.
24th Annual Ellenboro Fiddlers' & Bluegrass Convention
Sat. Nov. 21, 6:30pm at Ellenboro School Gym; 813 Piney Mountain Church Rd., Ellenboro. For more info, 828-453-7457 or 828-657-5212.
The Friends of the Mountains Branch Library will hold their Annual Meeting on Sat. Nov. 14, 12:30pm. Guest speaker; Molly Oakman, Community Relations Manager for Tryon International Equestrian Center. A light lunch will be served. The public is invited.