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September 27, 2018.
On Friday, September 28 at 5pm, family and friends featured in the just released book, Heart on Wheels: Amazin' Stories from the Life of Tommy Hicks 1954-2017, by author Pat Jobe, will celebrate the release of the book at Next Door Books on Thomas Street in Forest City. Free and open to the public, this event will feature readings and personal stories about the man that touched so many lives.
It's unusual for two teams in Rutherford County to be 5-0 on the football field at one time. I actually can't find it anywhere in the record books. Thomas Jefferson and East Rutherford will hit the road and try to go to 6-0 this week.
Anita Haynes Taylor, age 58, of Rutherfordton, passed away Tuesday, September 18, 2018.
Catherine " Polly" Crouch Hamrick, age 80 of Winston-Salem, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018.
Earl J. Wyss, age 76, of Mill Spring, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018.
Faye Lindsay Pruette, cherished wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend peacefully passed away on September 21, 2018.
Grover Lee Keever, age 80, of Rutherfordton, passed away Friday, September 21, 2018.
Harold Vernon Butler, age 87, of Forest City, passed away on September 18, 2018.
Jimmy "J.R." Ray Spurlock, Sr., age 72, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018.
Jonas Burl Conner, age 90 of Union Mills, passed away on September 23, 2018.
Joseph William Vickers, Sr., age 89, of Henrietta, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018 at Fair Haven of Forest City.
- JW. Bridges, age 90, of Forest City passed away Friday September 21, 2018.
Lance Corporal, Bryson Cole Horne, USMC, age 19 of Forest City, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018.
Laura Elizabeth Stubbing Pocock passed away peacefully on September 15, 2018.
Marie Condrey Koone, age 69, of Union Mills, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018.
Patsy Carswell Cook, age 80, of Mooresville, NC, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018.
Rocky James Atchley age 59, of Union Mills, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018.
Shirley Ann Watson Peal, age 66 of Rutherfordton passed away Sunday, September 16, 2018.
Toni Young Morgan, 72, of Sunny View, passed away on Thursday, September 20, 2018.
Violet Newton Baynard, 82, of Forest City passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018.
My trail cameras are not showing me anything that I want to hunt right now, so I'm waiting on getting into the woods.
Monday, October 1
What: Sister Chicks for Christ Hosts 16th Annual Ladies Night Out When: October 1, 6-8pm.
Where: The Foundation at Isothermal Community College
More Info: Free event. No ticket needed
Saturday, September 29
What: 10th Anniversary Cruise-In
When: Sept. 29, 10am-4pm
Where: Bennett Classics; 241 Vance St. Forest City.
More Info: Free vehicle entry. Museum discounts, music, food, 50-50 raffle, Good Humor Ice Cream Truck. Partial proceeds benefit Toys for Tots. 828-247-1767