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June 22, 2017.
On Friday, June 23, 2017, the Forest City Police Department will be hosting the 20th annual Kids & Cops event at Summey Park on Learning Parkway from 9am-12pm. The event is geared toward kids ages 12 and under, but the entire family is welcome to come out and join us. This is a great opportunity to meet various first responders from all over western North Carolina and learn about the different departments that protect and serve our neighborhoods and communities.
Time sure is flying, with the Forest City Owls back in swing. As a matter of fact, one-fourth of the season is now history.
Annie Horton Jones, of Winston-Salem, passed away on June 11, 2017.
Bo Bo Scruggs, Sr., age 94, of Forest City passed away Sunday, June 11, 2017.
Chadd Michael Harton, age 33 of Forest City passed away Monday, June 13, 2017.
Donald Dabbs, age 58, of Forest City, passed away Sunday, June 4, 2017.
Eldon Reid Humphries, age 87, of Rutherfordton, passed away Saturday, June 17, 2017.
George Edison Holland, Sr., age 85 of Forest City passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017.
J.V. Bowen, age 69, of Ellenboro, passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.
James Eugene Duffy age 82 of Rutherfordton, passed away on June 10th 2017.
Jedediah Yoni Logan, the infant son of Hope Flack and Adrian Logan of Forest City, went to his heavenly home Tuesday, June 13, 2017.
Jeremy Rowe, age 40, of Rutherfordton, passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017.
John Wisniewski was born July 26, 1936 in Evanston, IL.
Margaret "Muriel" Huffstickler Smith, also known as "Mammy", age 86 of Forest City passed away June 13, 2017.
Minnie M. Fox, age 87, of Cliffside, passed away peacefully, June 15, 2017.
Mr. Donald Raymond McEntire, Sr. age 80 of Rutherfordton passed away Saturday June 17, 2017.
Reverend Robert "Bobby" Rape, Sr., age 70, of Rutherfordton, passed away Saturday, June 17, 2017.
Shirley Webster Wells, 84, of Rutherfordton, passed awau Tuesday, June 13, 2017.
Stephanie Haynes, age 33, of Ellenboro, passed away Saturday, June 10, 2017.
Teresa Lynn Furr, age 57, of Rutherfordton, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2017.
For years I have plodded up to the barn to hunt deer. It is my favorite place to take a youth or someone new. It has also produced a good harvest for me as well.
Chase Baptist Church, Mooresboro
Chicken Pie Fundraiser for missions in Moldova, Sat. June 24, 4pm. Children and youth from community churches will present a music and puppet program at 6pm. A love offering event.
Crestview Baptist Church
Car Wash and Yard Sale Fundraiser, Sat. June 24, 8am-12pm. Proceeds will benefit Steve & Carrie Levinson's Mission Trip to Ukraine. 630 South Church St., Forest City.
Washburn Community Outreach Center Thrift Store: Stocked with Spring/Summer clothing, come by and check out the price. ALL ladies clothing will be Buy One Get One free. Open Thurs.- Sat., June 22-24, 9am-2pm. Our food pantry is available for Rutherford County residents, 9:30am-1:30pm. 2934 Piney Mountain Church Rd, Bostic. 828-245-5603.
CPR for SweetPea Poker Run & Benefit: Sat. June 24 at CCIB's The Land; 1596 Racepath Church Rd., $10 entry fee. Food, Live Music, Games. Poker Run at 9am, $20 per rider, $25 per couple. Bands at 7pm (Loaded Toad, Madder Don't, Girl Interrupted). Shirts SM-XL, $12 ea, 2XL and up, $15 ea, you can pre-order. Certified CPR instructor will be onsite. Proceeds go to medical bills for SweetPea, "Jean Deviney".
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