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April 13, 2017.
Rutherford Housing Partnership is hosting its 9th annual Gears & Gables cycling ride May 6 in conjunction with downtown Rutherfordton's MayFest celebration. The nonprofit organization provides urgent home repairs for families in need. RHP provides materials; volunteers provide labor.
As of now, East Rutherford (10-2, 8-2) and R-S Central (12-2, 9-2) baseball are still battling for second and third overall in conference play and for the first 2A seed in the SMAC. Central may have the pitching edge, but East is probably better from an offensive standpoint. Still, both are really good baseball teams as we get into the last 6 games or so of the regular season.
Bronson Blake "Jim" Panther, age 83 of Spindale, passed away Wednesday, April 5, 2017.
Dawn Davis, age 52, of Mooresboro, passed away Monday, April 3, 2017.
Debra Ramirez 48, of Forest City passed away on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
Elster Nelson "Champ" Champlin, 80, of Forest City, went to be with the Lord on March 31, 2017.
George William "G.W." Jones, Sr., age 84 of Ellenboro passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017.
Jamie Fender, age 49, of Rutherfordton, passed away on April 7th 2017.
Jeffrey Scott Freeman, age 37, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017.
Johnny E. Bostic, age 76, of Cliffside, passed away Friday, April 7, 2017.
Joyce Blanton Dover, age 93, of Rutherfordton, passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017.
Mary Louise Ayers age 87 of Rutherfordton, passed away on April the 3rd 2017.
Rupert Edward Howard, 79, went to be with his Lord on Thursday, April 6, 2017.
Shirley Edwards Holland, age 80, of Forest City, passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2017.
Shirley L. Bailey, age 69, of Rutherfordton, passed away Friday, April 7, 2017.
As I was loading my vehicle after a morning in the turkey woods, a truck slowly passed by. I could see it was other hunters. They slowed long enough to tell me of their successful morning.
Pleasant Grove UMC
Maundy Thursday Service, April 13, 7pm and a Sunrise Service, April 16, 7am. Refreshments will be offered at Maundy Thursday and breakfast will be served after Sunrise Service. 828-245-5471.
Grace Missionary Methodist Church
Singing, Sun. April 23, 6pm. Featuring: Forgiven. Corner Kelly Rd and 221A Caroleen.
3 on 3 Basketball Tournament: Fri. April 21, 6pm at Cool Springs Gym; 121 Memorial Dr., Forest City. Championship Game NC vs SC, 4/22.
Betsy Ross 4H Earth Day Party at Kid Senses Interactive Museum on Sat. April 22. First 20 kids registered are free, ages 5-10 only. Email; BestyRoss4H@gmail.com to register your child today! Educational program for boys and girls, ages 5-18. 828-287-6010.