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March 2, 2017.
A quest for a 2A state title is still alive for the East Rutherford Men's basketball team.
East Rutherford beat Mount Pleasant and Huss. Then they took down T.W. Andrews Saturday night in the third round.
Nestled in the Grahamtown Community is a museum that serves to preserve the heritage of the community and the county.
The African American Heritage Museum of Rutherford County began in 2012, and received its non-profit status last fall. The museum is located in the Old Dunbar Community Center on Hardin Road, and is open by appointment.
Betty Earley Doggett, age 85, of Forest City, passed away on Saturday, February 18, 2017.
Carl "Butch" Smith, Jr., age 68, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, February 25, 2017.
Daniel Edward "Dan" King, age 89 entered the Gates of Heaven on February 22, 2017.
Dorean Splawn Westbrook, age 66, of Chesnee, SC, passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.
Edna Delois Huntley, age 84, of Forest City, passed away, Thursday, February 23, 2017.
Jeweline (Judy) Melton Perry was born in Rutherford County on April 30, 1928 and was the fourth of 10 children born to Hatcher Melton and Maude Piercy Melton.
Mrs Marjorie Katherine Gettys Montieth age 81 of Rutherfordton went home to be with The Lord on Friday February 24, 2017.
Robert Eugene Spencer, age 52 of Forest City, passed away on Monday, February 20, 2017.
Rosa Irene Norville Davis, age 89, widow of the late J.B. Davis of the Cane Creek Community passed away Monday February 20, 2017.
Shelia Venice Conner, age 42 of Ellenboro, passed away on Saturday, February 25, 2017.
Zenith Davidson Toney, age 82, of Sunshine, passed away Thursday, February 23, 2017.
My childhood days of fishing amounted to going to different places along the canal that wound in and out of my little town. The only fish I ever caught was a carp.
Bethlehem United Methodist Church
Annual Fish Fry, Sat. March 4, 4pm-8pm. Donations accepted and appreciated. 6753 Hwy 182, Cherryville.
Thermal City Methodist Church
Spaghetti Supper, Sat. March 4, 4pm until. Adults $8, kids 7-12 $3, kids 6 and under Free. All you can eat! 301 Thermal City Rd., Union Mills.
Grahamtown Community Center
Blessed are those who serve. The GTeam will be serving bags of food to those in need, every 2nd & 4th Thursday beginning at 4pm. First come, First serve. 129 First Street, Forest City. 828-229-3380.
Mountains Branch Library
Will host "Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!" on Thurs. March 2, 3:30pm. We'll enjoy stories, crafts and even have some Green Eggs. Located in Lake Lure.