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January 21, 2016.
So, here is a quick round up of High School basketball from this past week. All eight teams had just one game this week due to exams.
Local business owner Gene Sisk says that to be successful in business, you don't just have to have a good idea. You also have to put in a lot of effort.
"When you own your own business, there's no going home at 5 o'clock," he said.
For the birthdays you'll celebrate with family and friends this year, consider ditching bakery cakes for those you create in your own kitchen. Not only can you save money, but it will create a birthday to remember!
Amanda Atkinson Stancil, age 81, of Mooresboro, NC, passed away Wednesday, January 13, 2016.
Betty Boone Melton, age 92, of Ellenboro, passed away Friday, January 15, 2016.
Betty Smith Justice, age 87, of Forest City, passed away Friday, January 15, 2016.
Bruce Edward "Bammer" Cantrell, age 51, of Forest City, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2016.
Helen Flack Cole, age 91, of Lenoir, NC, and recently a resident with her son in Greensboro, NC, passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2016.
Helen Medford Levesque, age 72 of Forest City passed away Saturday, January 9, 2016.
Jack V. Greco, 73 years young, passed away on Monday, January 11th, 2016.
Jerry "Dink" Dunaway, age 59, of Rutherfordton, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2016.
Joann Johnson Stevens 79, of Bostic, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2016.
JV Biggerstaff age 71 of Rutherfordton, NC passed away on January 9th 2016.
Lorena Lancaster Scruggs, age 94, of Forest City, passed away on Monday, January 11, 2016.
Madge Silvers Brookshire, age 81, of Forest City went to her Heavenly Reward on Wednesday, January 13, 1016.
Mr. Darrell Edward Campbell age 66 went to his reward on Thursday January 7th 2016 while being cared for at his home.
Mrs. Boyce Jeane Hawkins Toney age 71 of Hollis Road went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday January 12, 2016.
Rev. Welford (Tom) Ryan Leach, age 79, of Rutherfordton went home to be with the Lord on January 13, 2016.
Revonda Ellen Mace, 58 of Conway, SC passed away Friday, January 8, 2016.
Robert "Bob" Franklin Rhyne, age 82, a resident of Waltonwood Providence, Charlotte, NC, formerly a resident of River Hills Community in Lake Wylie, SC, passed away Thursday, January 14, 2016.
Robert Tolhurst age 94, of Bostic NC passed away on Saturday January 16, 2016.
The cold weather was late getting here this year. Unseasonable warm weather was an understatement for December and early January has provided a long runway for the winter that is now in flight.
Campfield Memorial Baptist Church
Clothes Giveaway, Sat. Jan. 23, 8am-10am. 369 Campfield Church Rd., Ellenboro.
Doggett Grove AME Church
Poor Man's Supper, Sat. Jan. 23, 3-6pm. Plates, $7. 651 Doggett Grove Rd., Forest City.
Sat. Jan. 30, 4-8pm. Adults, $9, kids 6-12 $5. Hopewell Hollis Community Clubhouse.
Country Breakfast Buffet
Sat. Jan. 23, 7-10am at Whitehouse Community Center, 5408 Painters Gap Road, Union Mills. Adults: $6, kids: 6-12 $3, under 6: free.
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