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August 2, 2018.
It's that time of the year, high school football practice has began for teams this week and since that is the case, let's take a quick look at my preseason rankings. First week schedules begin August 17th.
Washburn General Store near Bostic is the oldest continuously operating family retail business in North Carolina.
If you want to see what a community dry goods and hardware store looked like 100 or more years ago, then you need to hop in your car and head for Washburn General Store near Bostic in Rutherford County.
Abby Gail McMinn Ingle (52) of Lake Lure passed away on Sunday, July 1, 2018.
Betty Anne Scruggs Graham formally from Forest City passed away on Saturday, July 21, 2018.
Betty Faye Moore, age 67, of Casar, peacefully passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.
Charles "Charlie" Edward Humphries, 76, of Cherryville, passed away with his wife Loretta of 38 years by his side.
Donald Ray Nicholas of Mooresboro, born to Paris and Ethel Nicholas on July 8, 1946, passed away on July 2, 2018.
Donna Lorene Cripe Frier, 73, of Shelby passed away on Saturday, June 23, 2018.
Dorothy Bright Mode, age 96, of Mooresboro, passed away Sunday, July 22, 2018.
Edward Ronald Carpenter, 63, a native of Cleveland County, went to be with his Lord on Sunday, July 8, 2018.
Glen Shelton, 85, of Forest City, passed away Monday, July 23, 2018.
Hans Radford, age 59, of Union Mills, passed away Friday, July 20, 2018.
Joe Harrison McFarland "Joe Cool", age 63, a native of Cleveland County, passed away on Monday, July 23, 2018.
Kathy June Elliott, age 62, of Rutherfordton, passed away Sunday, July 22, 2018.
Mary Claire Pouyadou Smith, age 79 of Rutherfordton, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018.
Mr. Bobby Roger Queen, age 63, of Shelby passed away Wednesday June 20, 2018.
Mr. Charles Donald Franklin, Jr., age 44, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2018.
Pearle Gibby Arrington, 92, of Belmont passed away on Friday, June 15, 2018.
Ray Anthony Sigmon, 65, of Grover passed away on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.
Reverend Roger Hudgins, age 80, of Rutherfordton, passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018.
Robert "Bobby" Thomas Strickland, 61, a native of Cleveland County, passed away on Friday, June 29, 2018.
Ronnie Michael Smith, 72, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2018.
Tania Louise Black passed away July 18, 2018.
Thelma Mode Martin, age 91, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018.
Tonnie Ray "Bandit" Baxter, age 58, of Forest City passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2018.
Tonya Raquel Elliott Ayers, age 46, of Henrietta passed away on, Tuesday, June 12, 2018.
Vickie Lynn Cobb, 57, of Gaffney, SC passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018.
William F. "Bill" Dysart, age 85, of Caroleen, passed away Monday, July 23, 2018.
Son, each sport has its own unique skills that it takes to perform. The best athletes are gifted with a special ability and with a love for their particular sport.
Friday & Saturday, August 3 & 4
What: Vacation Bible School
When: Aug. 3, 5:30pm & Aug. 4, 4:30pm
Where: 215 South Main Street, Boiling Springs, between McDonalds and Taco Bell/KFC.
More Info: Music, crafts, games & more! Each night we will have a camping themed supper & campfire! Saturday night will end with roasting hot dogs & smores, as well as a giant slip & slide!
What: Goal of raising money to spay female dogs & cats in Rutherford County.
When: Saturdays, Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25, 9am-4pm
Where: Korben's Attic Thrift & More, 2161 Hudlow Road, Forest City.
More Info: Needing Volunteers! Accepting donations of clothes and household items. 828-450-0586 or visit Facebook.com/KorbensAttic
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