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April 21, 2016.
Rather than several smaller walks, this year's Hanes of HOPE (Help Offered in a Pregnancy Experience) Annual Walk for Life will be held in a central location and expanded to include more than just a walk.
It could be something as simple as requesting a certain toy from home to more complex issues such as where a child wants to live. No matter the request or situation, volunteers with Rutherford County's Guardian ad Litem program are there to advocate for children.
It seems like Tyler White is in for a heck of a year with Houston. White already won Rookie of the Week honors, has a .438 batting average and a .486 on-base percentage.
Boyce Eugene Blanton, age 71 of Ellenboro, passed away Sunday, April 10, 2016.
Carrie Melton, age 82, of Forest City, passed away Friday, April 15, 2016.
Charlie Young Banning, 74, of Rutherfordton, passed away April 10, 2016.
Donna Lynn Jackson Boyd, age 52, of Marion, NC passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016.
Gerald C. "Gomer" Huber, age 69, of Ellenboro, passed away Monday, April 11, 2016.
Larry Gene Skipper Sr., age 64, of Cliffside, NC, went home to be with the Lord Monday, April 11, 2016.
Mary Phillips Kennedy, age 72, of Rutherfordton, passed away April 14, 2016.
Mr. Hall Kenneth "Chip" Cooke, II age 52, passed away Friday April 15, 2016.
Paul David Fulham, Sr., 84, passed away on April 14, 2016.
Peggy L. Radford, age 73, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016.
Rev. Shirley Jean Broughton age 71 passed away Sunday April 10, 2016.
Every now and then I try to get my wife into the hunting and fishing scene by sharing a little knowledge about various things. While some wives are as avid hunters as their husbands; mine prefers to let me do the killin' and cleanin' and she'll do the cookin'.
Melvin Hill Church
13th Annual Melvin Hill Youth Car Show and Music Festival, Sat. April 30, 10am-2pm. Tractors, Trucks, Cars, Motorcycles, Music, Food. 555 Melvin Hill Rd., Columbus NC 28722. Info, 864-415-3364.
Long Branch Road Baptist Church
Crafter & Vendor Opportunity! 4th Annual Car Show, Sat. May 14, 9am-2pm. 621 Long Branch Road, Forest City. Reserve your space NOW! Call Laurie, 828-429-4479.
Cooking with Herbs & Spices
Wed. April 21, 2-4pm or 5:30-7:30pm at Cooperative Extension, 193 Callahan Koon Road, Spindale. Taste samples, recipes, and more, $5 per person. Call 828-287-6010 to register.
Rutherford County NAACP Branch
Will sponsor an Annual Membership Campaign Drive, Thurs. April 21, 6:30pm at Gold Hill Assembly Building, Academy Street, Spindale. Guest Speaker: NC NAACP District Director, Mary Degree. Anyone can become a member of a leading civil rights organization in the nation.