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March 21, 2019.
If you question whether Katelyn Pressley is going to Georgetown University next summer, just notice the light in her eyes. Or is it fire?
I hate to do so, but next week I will fill you in on our local sports. This week it's about the NCAA Tourney and Martinsville.
When Bishop Thomas Thompson Jr. sang, "You thought I was worth saving," he crystalized a message heard over and over in the homegoing service for Sister Hannah Ruth Thompson.
Brenda Cordell, age 68, of Rutherfordton, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019.
Floyd Lyle Chittister 84 of Rutherfordton passed away on March 11, 2019.
Gail Stacy Thomas, age 78, of Forest City, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
Gary Wayne Collins, 65, of Forest City, passed away on March 12, 2019.
Jimmy "Chip" Childers, age 84, of Forest City, passed away Friday, March 15, 2019.
John C. Newton, age 90, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019.
Margie Annette Robbins, age 83, of Mooresboro, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019.
Mary Dee Melton, age 92 of Forest City passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019.
Minnie Willene Finley of Rutherfordton, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019.
Reverend Joseph B. Flowe, age 82 of Forest City passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019.
Ted Duncan White, age 86 of Forest City passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
Another turkey season is arriving soon. And even though I'm excited about the possibilities, I'm reminded again of my distaste for the characteristics of this bird. Yes, he's beautiful.
Friday, March 22
What: Blood Drive
When: March 22, 2:30-7pm
Where: Big Springs Baptist Church, Big Springs Ch Rd, Ellenboro
More Info: Fellowship Hall
Saturday, March 23
What: Country Breakfast Buffet
When: March 23, 7-10am
Where: Whitehouse Community Ctr, 5408 Painter's Gap Rd, Union Mills
More Info: Adults $6, kids 6-12 $3, under 6 free. Proceeds to upkeep of building and outdoor recreation area open to the public. 828-288-6271.