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July 28, 2016.
Before we talk about some football, here are a couple thoughts on other sports stuff.
Leniece Lane and her daughter, Addison, didn't just get their kicks on Route 66, which was part of their summer vacation. Instead, the duo embarked on a trip across the United States to visit various National Parks and historic sites - a trip that they plan to make again.
Girl Scout Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont has announced that Sarah Huffman of Rutherfordton has earned her Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting.
Glenn Albert Geouge, 96, of Chimney Rock, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 19, 2016.
Betty Frances Bridges born on June 28,1934 and passed away on July 16, 2016. Surrounded by her loving family, she left this world to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ after a brief illness.
Brenda Lee George Kinney age 74 went home to be with The Lord on July 22, 2016.
Carolyn Greene Gosey, age 81, of Mooresboro, passed away Monday, July 18, 2016.
Grace Harris, 77, of Rutherfordton, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2016.
Kelly Loraine Hutter, age 54 of Bostic, passed away Thursday, July 21, 2016.
Linda Gail Waddell Jones, age 77 went home to be with her Lord on Monday, July 18, 2016.
Paul E. Armstrong, age 72, of Forest City, NC, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016.
Peggy Ledford West, 65, of Chesnee, formerly of Rutherfordton, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016.
Tammera "Tammy" Ann Killen, age 51, of Forest City, passed away July 16, 2016.
Timmy "Fred" Padgett, age 59, of Forest City, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2016.
Wayne Langley, age 66, of Henrietta, passed away Sunday, July 17, 2016.
If you've been around the woods or the farm long enough, you have had the opportunity to fight a swarm of bees. This is the season for those little yellow jackets to let you know who the boss is.
Melvin Hill Church of the Brethren
Invites all children to Surf Shack VBS, July 24-29, 6-8:30pm. Music, interactive Bible fun, cool crafts, meals, games, and even an adult class. 555 Melvin Hill Rd., Columbus NC. 828-863-1353.
Rutherfordton SDA Church
VBS July 25-29, 6-8pm. Ages 3-13. 192 East Mt St., Rutherfordton (beside old Ruth Elementary).
World Ranger Day
Fri. July 31 at Chimney Rock State Park. World Ranger Day commemorates rangers who've been injured or killed in the line of duty & celebrates the work rangers do to protect our resources. In honor of rangers worldwide, we're offering special programs & activities all day. Cost: Included with Park admission.
Back to School Festival
Forest City Dunbar Fun Fest, Fri. Aug. 5, 4-8pm. 286 Learning Way, Forest City. Games, prizes, food, fun & jumping!