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June 20, 2019.
It was sports talk big time.
The Rutherford County Sports Hall of Fame revealed five new names on June 12 that tell remarkable stories.
Carolyn Dewberry Bratton, Venson Hamilton, Tommy Hicks, Tonya Philbeck Hobbs, and Randy Ingle will be celebrated at a dinner on September 26 at The Foundation.
Avionna Chanel Evans, infant daughter of Shaquona Suber and Anthony Evans, Jr., passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019.
Betty Cain Funchess, age 79, of Forest City, formerly of Carlsbad, NM, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2019.
Emily Metcalf of Forest City passed away June 12, 2019.
Mary Catherine Suttle Godfrey, "Cathy" age 81 of Spindale passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019.
Michael Dean "Mike" Whiteside, age 60, of Rutherfordton, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019.
Nellie Greene Smith, age 90, of Ellenboro, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2019.
Rita Faye Hutchins Vess, 61, of Rutherfordton, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2019.
Robert Lee Leverett, Sr., age 81, passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2019.
Spurgeon E. "Gene" Hyder, 65, of Rutherfordton, passed away Monday, June 10, 2019.
Timothy Ray Suttle, 62, passed away on June 8, 2019.
Virginia Mae Bridwell, 96, of Lawndale passed away Monday, June 10, 2019.
Perhaps the greatest reason for most of our failures is simple neglect. In the outdoor world it may be that we neglected to check to see if our scope was accurate before we went on our hunt.
Saturday, June 22
What: Gospel Bluegrass
When: June 22, 6pm
Where: Faith Baptist Church, 265 Hwy. 9 North, Mill Spring
More Info: Featuring: Carolina Divide
Thursday, June 20
What: Themed concert of music & stories for the midsummer solstice. Featuring: Scottish fiddle champion Jamie Laval with Megan McConnell, soprano
When: June 20, 4:30pm Workshop, 7:30pm Concert
Where: Wild Roots Fine Arts Center, 450 W. Main St, Forest City
More Info: $15 advanced online, $20/door, $10/students. 828-289-5880