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March 7, 2019.
Basketball season has almost ended for high school students here in Rutherford County. Four of the five tourney teams were eliminated last week in the playoffs. East Rutherford's Men were the only ones left coming into the week.
If Faye Herbin played football, she'd be famous.
When the Aguilar family lost their home to fire, the community responded.
Charles Eugene "Charlie" Upton, age 29, of Forest City, passed away Friday, February 22, 2019.
Alfred Lee Poteet, 97, passed away on February 24, 2019.
Betty M. Arnold, age 88, of Charlotte; formerly of Rutherfordton passed away Monday, February 25, 2019.
Brenda Holland Edwards, age 64 of Ellenboro, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019.
Brenda Price Boone, age 71 of Ellenboro passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2019.
Calvin Dean Bradley, age 69, of Forest City, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019.
Dr. Roger Stanley McCluney, age 72, born February 19, 1947 passed away on February 26, 2019.
Elise Rose Lach, 90 of Lake Lure, passed away on Thursday, February 14, 2019.
Evelyn Sims Abrams, 95, of Rutherfordton, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2019.
Fay Jackson Ruff, 92, of Sunny View, passed away on Saturday, February 23, 2019.
Hazel Gibson Blankenship, age 92, of Rutherfordton, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019.
Hazel McDaniel Robinson, passed away on February 23, 2019.
Hildred Daniels McEntire, 75, of Rutherfordton, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2019.
James Arthur "A.W." Weathers, age 70, of Forest City, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019.
Kevin Fletcher Black, 56, of Forest City passed away on February 27, 2019.
Richard Dix Justice, passed away on February 24, 2019.
Sharon Daves Roberson, age 61, of Forest City, passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2019.
Tom Williams, age 71, of Geneva Drive, Forest City, passed away Friday, March 1, 2019.
Even though a friend took me on my first turkey hunt, my first kill came while hunting alone
Saturday, March 9
What: Fish Fry
When: March 9, 10:30am-1:30pm
Where: Doggett Grove AMEZ Church, 651 Doggett Grove Road, Forest City
More Info: Baked beans, slaw, corn bread. Plates $8, sandwich $4, drinks/desserts $1.
Saturday, March 9
What: Open House and Adoption Event
When: March 9, 10am-2pm
Where: RC Animal Control Facility, 578 Laurel Hill Drive, Rutherfordton
More Info: Free refreshments. Free raffle, anyone 18 years and older will receive a free ticket for attending. Come see all the positive changes that have been made and meet all the loving pets up for adoption. Do not bring any pets to the event.
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