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Community News 01-25-18
Community News 01-25-18

History on 2 Wheels: Learn about the history of bicycles during January. Reproduction of an antique bicycle will be on display as well as banners depicting the history. Haynes Branch Library; US Hwy. 221A, Mooresboro. 828-288-4039.

Build It Club: Every Tuesday 3:30-4:30pm. All School-aged children invited. Tons of fun! Haynes Branch Library; US Hwy. 221A, Mooresboro. 828-288-4039.

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Community News 01-18-2018
Community News 01-18-2018

Chase Corner Ministries Thrift Store: $3 Bag Sale every Friday in January, 8.30am-2.30pm. 1604 Chase High Rd, Forest City. Proceeds go to crisis center to help your neighbor in need.

History on Two Wheels: Learn about the history of bicycles during the month of January. Reproduction of an antique bicycle will be on display as well as banners depicting the history. Haynes Branch Library; 2669 US Hwy. 221A, Mooresboro. 828-288-4039.

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Community News 01-11-2018
Community News 01-11-2018

Community Event: Join the Omega Sigma Omega chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority in its Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service 2018 Wipe Out Challenge to benefit Grace of God Rescue Mission in Rutherford County. Help them Wipe Out the current need of Toilet Paper! The women in the sorority are working on their family strengthening initiative, they've issued a challenge to all sororities, fraternities, civic & local organizations, & area church groups to WIPE OUT a need in our community. To participate, simply purchase packages of toilet paper & drop them off at the location below from Jan. 8-15, 9am-3pm. Leave your group name & the quantity of your donation. Grace of God Rescue Mission; 537 W Main St, Forest City, NC 28043. 828-245-9141.

Buffet Breakfast: Sat. Jan. 13, 7am-10am, Gilkey School Community Center. Adults $6, kids 6-12 $3, kids 5 and under Free. Proceeds goes to help Support The Community Center.

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Community News 01-04-2018
Community News 01-04-2018

Chase Corner Ministries Thrift Store: $3 Bag Sale every Friday in January, 8.30am-2.30pm. 1604 Chase High Rd, across from Chase High School, Forest City. Proceeds go to the crisis center to help your neighbor in need.

Washburn Community Outreach Center Thrift Store: Stocked with Fall/Winter clothing. Adult winter coats $2, sweaters $1, pants 25¢. Open Thurs.-Sat., Jan. 4-6, 9am-2pm. Food pantry available for Rutherford County residents, 9:30am-1:30pm. 2934 Piney Mountain Church Rd, Bostic. 828-245-5603.

Buffet Breakfast: Sat. Jan. 13, 7am-10am. The Gilkey School Community Center. Adults $6, kids 6-12 $3, kids 5 and under Free. Proceeds help support the Community Center.

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Community News 12-28-2017
Community News 12-28-2017

Beginner Beekeeping Course: Begins Jan. 20 thru Feb 17, (5 Saturdays), 8am-12pm. Cost $40 per person or $70 couple. Sponsored by the Rutherford County Beekeepers Association. Covers the basics to get started in the world of beekeeping. To pre-register email: rutherfordcountyncbeekeepers@gmail.com or call Jackson Corbin, 828-980-1823.

Community Event

The MLK Committee of the New Hope Community and the Rutherfordton Ministries Alliance Committee invites the public to the 2018 MLK Program Celebration, Sun. Jan. 14, 4pm at Rutherfordton Presbyterian Church; North Main Street Rutherfordton. Several Speakers, MLK Community Choir along with other community presenters. The program will continue at the Court House lawn and end at First Baptist Church, Main Street for a Meet and Greet Reception.

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Community News 12-21-2017
Community News 12-21-2017

Washburn Community Outreach Center Thrift Store: Stocked with Fall/Winter clothing, Christmas items & decorations will be 75% off & all adult clothing, $1. Open Thurs.- Sat., Dec. 21-22, 9am-2pm (closed Dec. 23). Food pantry available for Rutherford County residents, 9:30am-1:30pm. 2934 Piney Mountain Ch Rd, Bostic. 828-245-5603.

Holiday Storytime •Thurs. Dec. 21, 3:30pm. •Fri. Dec. 22, 3:30pm, kids can wear their Christmas Pajamas & share hot cocoa & Christmas cookies. Kids ages preschool -10. Mountains Branch Library. 828-287-6392.

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Community News 12-14-2017
Community News 12-14-2017

Fund-Raising Spaghetti Supper: Thurs. Dec. 14, 5:30-6:45pm at R-S Central High cafeteria, 641 Hwy 221 North, Rutherfordton. Fund-raiser for Rutherford Housing Partnership, a local nonprofit that provides urgently needed repairs to the homes of qualified low-income homeowners. Suggested donation: $7. Supper precedes Carolina Christmas, a Southern gospel show featuring Carolina Quartet and Heart 2 Heart. Tickets on sale at the door.

Grahamtown Community Food Giveaway & Christmas Dinner: Thurs. Dec. 14, food giveaway 4pm. Dinner 4:45pm. The community is invited as we celebrate the holidays and 11 years of community service. 129 First Street, Forest City.

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Community News 12-07-2017
Community News 12-07-2017

Veterans Christmas Meal: Tues. Dec. 19, 5pm. Please RSVP by December 15. Willow Ridge Rehab; 237 Tryon Rd., Rutherfordton. 828-286-7200.

Beginner Beekeeping Course: Begins Jan. 20 thru Feb 17, (5 Saturdays), 8am-12pm. Cost $40 per person or $70 couple. Sponsored by the Rutherford County Beekeepers Association. Covers the basics to get started in the world of beekeeping. To pre-register email: rutherfordcountyncbeekeepers@gmail.com or call Jackson Corbin, 828-980-1823.

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Community New 11-30-2017
Community New 11-30-2017

Union Mills Learning Center Presents: Indebted and The Parton Young'uns, Fri. Dec. 1, $5 meal at 6pm and singing at 7pm. Door prizes will be given, we will also be taking non-perishable food items for a family at Christmas.

Town of Rutherfordton-Spindale Christmas Parade: Sat. Dec. 2. Spindale Parade at 3:30pm, Rutherfordton Parade at 5pm. Also enjoy many decorated store live window displays along Main Street. Rutherfordton Tree Lighting and Jazz concert at 6pm.

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Community News 11-22-2017
Community News 11-22-2017

Town of Forest City Christmas Parade: Sun. Nov. 26, 3-5pm.

Big Gospel Explosion: Sun. Nov. 26, 2pm at Legion Hut of Forest City. Free. Featuring groups from Forest City, Shelby, Marion, Gastonia, Spartanburg, Chesnee and Columbia. Special guest & MC Ricky Wilkerson. Presented by Big Dog Patterson and Music City Records Bo Whitesides.

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Community News 11-16-2017
Community News 11-16-2017

Surviving the Holidays Seminar: Sat. Nov. 18, 10am-12pm. Grace Chapel Foursquare Church; 111 Mitchell St., Forest City. www.griefshare.org/holiday or 828-248-1635.

Turkey Supper Fundraiser: Sat. Nov. 18, 4pm at Bill's Creek Community Center Lake Lure. Adults $12, kids 11 & under $5. Carry out available. Annual raffle, Tickets $1 each or 6 for $5. 1st prize $500 cash, & other prizes. 828-625-5517.

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Community News 11-09-2017
Community News 11-09-2017

Harris Elementary School Fall Festival: Thurs. Nov. 9, 4-8pm. Games, Concessions, Bingo, Cake Walk, Face painting, Inflateables, raffle, food & more. 3330 US Hwy. 221S, Forest City. 828-248-2354.

Special Men's Prayer Breakfast Honoring All Veterans, Sat. Nov. 11, 8am at Pilgrims Way Baptist Church; 485 Hamilton Rd, Rutherfordton, off Hwy 64 in Greenhill. Pastor Wayne Stafford, 828-429-1616.

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Community News 11-02-2017
Community News 11-02-2017

Union Mills Learning Center: Fri. Nov. 3, featuring: Round Up. Homemade Soups 6pm, $5. Music 7pm. No admission for music program. Hudlow Rd, Union Mills.

Fundraiser: Annual South of the Mountain Trail Run, Sat. Nov. 4 South Mountain Christian Camp; Bostic. Proceeds to scholarship fund. www.southofthemountaintrailrun.com

Belk Charity Sale: Sat. Nov. 4, 6am-10am. Tickets: Rutherford County Library; 255 Callahan Koon Rd, Spindale or Haynes Branch Library; 2669 US Hwy. 221, Mooresboro. $5. Benefits Rutherford County Library Society. 828-287-6118.

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Community News 10-26-2017
Community News 10-26-2017

Washburn Community Outreach Center Thrift Store: All clothing BOGO of equal or lesser value ½ price. Halloween items ½ off. Christmas decorations on display. Thurs.- Sat., Oct. 26-28, 9am-2pm. Food pantry available for Rutherford County residents, 9:30am-1:30pm. 2934 Piney Mountain Church Rd, Bostic. 828-245-5603.

Movies and S'mores: Disney's Tower of Terror, Oct. 27, 3:30pm. Free S'mores at 5:30pm. The Adams Family at 5:45pm. Free family event. Haynes Branch Library; 2669 US Hwy. 221A, Mooresboro. 828-288-4039.

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Community News
Community News

Piedmont Pleasant Hill Community Club: Yard Sale & Baked Goods, Sat. Oct. 21, 8am-1pm. Proceeds go to the upkeep of the clubhouse. 1761 Maple Creek Rd., Rutherfordton.

Rutherford County NAACP will sponsor the Annual Freedom Fund Banquet, Sat. Oct. 21, 5pm at New Bethel AME Zion Church. Guest Speaker: Rev. Reginald Keitt, President of the Iredell County NAACP. 828-748-4680.

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Community News 10-12-2017
Community News 10-12-2017

Rutherford Housing Partnership Week of Caring: Oct. 21-28. Lend your hands to our annual effort to help our neighbors in need. Volunteers are needed for all types of projects. Call 828-248-3431 to reserve your spot.

Fundraiser: South Mountain Christian Camp's Pumpkin Patch has opened! Oct. 1-31. We have all shapes and sizes. All donations for pumpkins go towards our scholarship fund for kids to come to camp next summer! Open during daylight hours. Come send a kid to camp and bring some pumpkin fun into your family!

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Community News 10-05-2017
Community News 10-05-2017

Union Mills Learning Center: Food, music & fellowship, Fri. Oct. 6, featuring: Heart Cry. Meal 6pm, $5. Music 7pm, no admission. 6495 Hudlow Rd., Union Mills.

Bill's Creek Community Auxiliary Yard Sale, Sat. Oct. 7, 7am-2pm; 1118 Bill's Creek Rd, Lake Lure. Donations needed, drop off donated items at Bill' Creek Fire Department or call Lori, 828-483-4417 or Barbara, 828-625-5517.

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Community News 09-28-2017
Community News 09-28-2017

Pet Adoption Event, Sat. Sept. 30, 10am-2pm at Rutherford County Library; 255 Callahan Koon Rd., Spindale. Rutherford County Library in Partnership with Brother Wolf Animal Rescue. Adoption Fee Specials. It's never to late to fall in love, adopt your furry addition to your family! 828-287-6115.

Union Mills Learning Center: Food, music & fellowship, Fri. Oct. 6, featuring: Heart Cry. Meal 6pm, $5. Music 7pm, no admission. 6495 Hudlow Rd., Union Mills.

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Community News 09-21-2017
Community News 09-21-2017

Hispanic Festival: Sat. Sept. 23, 9am-3pm. We will have the police dept., firefighters, health center. Enjoy folkloric dances, children's games, soccer tournament, Hispanic Food, queens competition and more. Info, 828-395-7908 or 828-980-1993.

Country Breakfast Buffet: Sat. Sept. 23, 7-10am at the Whitehouse Community Center; 5408 Painters Gap Rd. Union Mills. Adults: $6, Kids 6-12 $3, under 6 free.

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Community News 09-14-2017
Community News 09-14-2017

Volunteers needed for Korbens Toy Drive on September 30. Kids can bring a new unwrapped toy and play for free from 11am-8pm. Toys donated to and distributed by the Matthew Pannel Shining Star Foundation. We need volunteers to help collect toys, wear costumes, etc. Must be able to pass background check. Please call 828-450-0586 or like our page on Facebook--@KorbensToyDrive.

Gilkey School Community Center: Annual Community Event, Sat. Sept. 23, 3:30pm until. All is welcome. Raffle drawing at 6pm.

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Community News 09-07-2017
Community News 09-07-2017

BBQ Fundraiser, Sat. Sept. 9, 4-7pm at The Fairfield Mountains Volunteer Fire Department on Buffalo Creek Road. Adults $12, kids 10 & under, $5. BBQ prepared by Vandele Farms, Cedar Creek. All proceeds go to the Fairfield Mtns. Vol. Fire Dept. Sponsored by: The Women's Auxiliary. Info, 828-625-9722 or 828-625-8194.

Benefit Dinner: for Jim and Marylin Pfoutz Sat. Sept. 9, 4-8pm at Mountain Creek Baptist Family Life Center. BBQ Cost? Generous donations accepted. Special musical entertainment provided by folks in the Gilkey and Greenhill communities. Donations will be used to assist with recent medical expenses.

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Community News 08-31-2017
Community News 08-31-2017

Do You Like SweetFrog Premium Frozen Yogurt? Join us, Sat. Sept. 2, 5-9pm to benefit Lung Transplant. Tell the cashier that you support Scott Short and 20% of your purchase will be given back for Medical Expenses.

1st Annual Gospel Explosion "Pick of the Week" Featuring: Sonny Wright, Hezekiah Walker, & Horse Watkins on Sun Sept. 3, 3pm until at Crowes Park, Forest City. Presented by Melvin "Big Dog" Patterson & Music City Records. Any gospel groups wishing to volunteer to sing may sign up at Music City Records. Info, 828-245-1701 or email: BoWhitesides714@gmail.com

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Community News 08-24-2017
Community News 08-24-2017

Fun Fest: Fri. Aug. 25, 5-8pm at Forest City Dunbar; 286 Learning Way, Forest City. Games, prizes, food, fun, cake walk, karaoke, dancing, balloon artist, water slides. Sponsored by the Forest City Dunbar PTO.

9th Annual Jace Man Run: In loving memory of Wendy Panther. Sponsored by CCIB & CBA/A.B.A.T.E of Cleveland County. Fri. & Sat. Aug. 25 & 26. New location; CCIB's Land, 1596 Racepath Church Rd., Mooresboro. Come enjoy live auction, games, door prizes, 50/50 drawing, vendors, live music & more. Proceeds go to the Abuse Prevention Council to help stop child abuse in Cleveland County. Public Welcome, no weapons or attitudes!

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Community News 08-17-2017
Community News 08-17-2017

Mountains Branch Library Solar Eclipse Programs: •Thurs. Aug 17, 5-6:30pm. This program is for adults and kids 12 and over who want to better understand a total solar eclipse and how it occurs. •Sat. Aug 19, 1-2:30pm. A family program for all ages to learn about how a solar eclipse happens with stories, demonstrations and refreshments. •Mon. Aug 21, 1-3pm. The Big Event - Solar Eclipse Viewing! Mountains Branch Library is partnering with Lake Lure Classical Academy to offer our patrons a great viewing spot to track the duration of the eclipse. Eclipse viewing glasses will be distributed and demonstrated.

Health Fair, Fri. Aug. 18, 2-5pm at Gilkey School Community Center. If you need assistance with any form of health care come and check with us. We will have all forms of health screening to medical assistance. This provided by the Community Health Council of Rutherford County (RHI) & the Gilkey School Community Center. OPEN TO ALL & NO COST TO ANYONE. 217 Gilkey School Rd., Rutherfordton.

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Community News 08-10-17
Community News 08-10-17

Washburn Community Outreach Center Thrift Store: Well stocked with Spring/Summer clothing. ALL clothing will be on sale for .25¢ each. Open Thurs.- Sat., Aug. 10-12, 9am-2pm. Our food pantry is available for Rutherford County residents, 9:30am-1:30pm. 2934 Piney Mountain Church Rd, Bostic. 828-245-5603.

Little League Sign ups: all county for Fall Ball, ages 4-16. Aug. 12, 10am-2pm at Mooneyham Library in Forest City.

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