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May 24, 2018.
Summer baseball is finally returning to McNair Field. The 2018 season opener is drawing near, and the entire community is ready for action. Fresh off their victories as the 2017 First Half and Second Half Division Champions, the Owls are ready to provide an action-packed summer for our baseball-loving community.
It was a great Spring sports season for many teams in the county, but none of them could come up with state titles. There were only two left from last week as they reached the third round of the postseason.
Alfred "Fred" Willis of Ellenboro, born January 14, 1966, age 52, passed away on May 13, 2018.
Arthur Rhodes, Sr., age 71, of Forest City, passed away Friday, May 11, 2018.
Carrie Elizabeth Morrow, age 91 of Forest City passed away Monday, May 14, 2018.
Dannie E. McDaniel, age 66, of Shelby, passed away, Thursday, May 10, 2018.
Elfriede Justine Womack, age 88, of Rutherfordton passed away on May 17, 2018.
Faye Walz Walker, 90, of Spindale, passed away Thursday, May 10, 2018.
Gloria Ann Sorrells Wells, 75, of Forest City, passed away, May 13, 2018.
Joann Bright Hodge, age 80, of Ellenboro, passed away, Saturday, May 19, 2018.
Mary Eunice Harrill, age 88 of, Forest City passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018.
Maxine Greene, age 79, of Forest City, passed away Monday, May 14, 2018.
Melinda Couch Lambert, age 52, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2018.
Wendell Paul Radford Jr., 56 passed away on April 27, 2018.
Wendy Marie Kirchharr Redmon, age 39 of Forest City passed away Sunday, May 13, 2018.
The older I get, the more I enjoy the small rivers around my area. I used to be the lake type. I used to look forward to the sport, and even the competition of fishing.
Church of the Exceptional
44th Anniversary Service, Sun. May 27, 2pm. Special Guests: Southern Sounds. 2843 Hwy. 221A, Henrietta.
Grace Missionary Methodist Church
Singing, Sun. May 27, 6pm. Featuring Chordsmen Quartet from Greenville, SC. Corner Kelly Rd & 221A Caroleen.
Friday & Saturday, May 25-26
What: Benefit Yard Sale & Car Wash
When: Fri. & Sat., May 25-26, 9am-2pm
Where: 514 E. Main St. Spindale.
More Info: Proceeds benefit Pilgrims Pathway House of Refuge. 828-429-7616.
Sunday, May 27
What: Gospel Explosion
When: Sun. May 27, 3pm
Where: Crowe's Park, Forest City
More Info: Free Food. Bring your lawn chairs. Free to the public!