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April 14, 2016.
Ariel (Madison Reep) listens as Sebastian the Crab explains why life under the sea is more suited to her.
Matthew McEnnerney has lost count of the total number of productions he has been a part of. When you act for a living, typically you are in 250 to 300 shows per year. But, he can recall details from the productions he's been a part of as President of the Rutherford County Arts Council (RCAC).
What a first week of Major League Baseball for Tyler White! The former Chase High grad went 9-for-13 from the plate. White smashed two homers, two doubles, picked up 7 RBI and had a batting average of .692. It will be tough to keep up that kind of hitting pace, but I guarantee he has grabbed some early season attention around the league. Of all things, White gets his first MLB home run at Yankee Stadium. That's just crazy!
Donald Clay Arrowood, age 60, of Spindale, passed away April 8, 2016.
Frances Jeanette Melton, age 73 of Ellenboro passed away Thursday, April 7, 2016.
Joseph Paul Andre Levesque, age 74 of Forest City passed away Tuesday, April 5, 2016.
Judy Whiteside Monday of Harrisburg, NC went home to be with her Lord and Savior on April 6, 2016.
Karen Darlene Flynn, 35, a native of Rutherford County passed away on Saturday, April 2, 2016.
Nathaly Roman Rodriguez, age 3, of Forest City, was ushered into God's presence on Tuesday, April 5, 2016.
Rebecca "Pat" Martin, age 73, of Spindale, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2016.
Sharon Levonne Robbins Salyers, age 59, of Rutherfordton, passed away, Thursday, April 7, 2016.
Wayne Curtis, age 65, of Ellenboro, passed away Friday, April 8, 2016.
I was unable to scout before opening day but I knew where the turkeys loved to roost. So, I proceeded to set up my decoys with a little bit of faith and a little bit of reason.
Adaville Baptist Church
5th Annual Car Show, Fri. April 22, 5pm-8:30pm. Registration, $20 or $25 w/meal ticket, ends at 7pm. Trophies awarded at 8pm. Food, music and fellowship. 805 Oakland Rd., Spindale. 828-286-2361.
Piney Ridge CME Church
HIV/AIDS Awareness Program, Sat. April 23, 10am. Speaker Mrs. Vivian Clark-Armstead. 4421 Hudlow Rd., Union Mills.
Concord Baptist Church
Mission Fundraiser/Big Country Breakfast, Sat. April 23, 7am-10:30am. Suggested $8 donation. Community Wide Yard Sale, reserve your spot, $15 per spot. 828-447-5124. 720 Old US Hwy. 74, Bostic.
Paws of RC
Is having an adoption event at the PetSmart in Shelby on Sat. April 23, 11am-3pm. Come out and meet the great dogs and puppies we have up for adoption. Our next Spay and Neuter Transport for Rutherford County Pets is on April 26th. Please call 888-422-7303 Press option 2. Cats are only $30 and dogs are $40.
Bostic Lincoln Center
Heritage Festival celebrating what many claim to be the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln April 23, 10am-3pm. Entertainment, food, crafts, exhibits & antiques. 828-245-9800.
Foothills Conservancy of NC
20th Anniversary Celebration, Sat. April 23 • 11am-3pm at Camp Golden Valley, 164 Girl Scout Camp Rd., Golden Valley. Free & open to public, but RSVPs required by Fri. April 22, 5pm and may be made to the attention of Beth Willard-Patton at email@example.com or call 828-437-9930.