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December 15, 2011.
The Uptown Shelby Association has named Mr. David Dear as Grand Marshall for the annual Christmas Parade.
Sunday, December 18th, 2011 is the date for this year's Ride for the Children, sponsored by the Windjammers Motorcycle Club.
"Santa... I promise I've been good"... Children have lined the sidewalks Uptown Shelby the last few Friday evenings
Children have lined the sidewalks Uptown Shelby the last few Friday evenings at First National Bank’s Santa’s House. They could barely stand still as they waited for their chance to visit Santa and tell him what they wanted for Christmas.
Each week we reward one of our readers with $100. This week we congratulate our “Lucky Reader of the Week”,
Life IS eternal and we get to choose where we spend it. In John 6:47, Jesus said “he that believeth on me hath everlasting life.”
Daisy Jane Chapman Spencer Bolick, 59, of 134 Carpenter's Knob Drive died Friday, December 9, 2011 at Frye Regional Medical Center.
Eileen Varian Shafer, 59, of 170 Lona Road, passed away Monday, December 12th, 2011, at her residence.
Linda Jean Costner Shytle, 63, of 123 Shytle Drive, Polkville, died Thursday, December 8, 2011 at home.
Rebecca Diane Green, 65, of Shelby Manor died Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at
Cleveland Regional Medical Center in Shelby.
William "Bill" Clarence Whiten, Sr., 74, 119 Seven Springs Road, Blacksburg, SC, died December 6, 2011, at home.
Helen Gray Ledford, 98, passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at Kings Mountain Hospice House.
Mrs. Mary Annie McBrayer Kiser age 90, died December 4, 2011 at Summit Place in Kings Mountain. Born in Cleveland County on November 27, 1921 she was the daughter of the late Elisha and Leslie Hord McBrayer.
Ralph Williams, 76, of 370 McSwain Road, passed away Friday, December 9th, 2011, at his residence.
Mr. Ben Heavner, 77, of 1209 Requa Road passed away on Friday, December 9, 2011 at Cleveland Pines of Shelby.
Mrs. Florence Hicks Wright of Shelby, NC passed away on Thursday, December 8, 2011.
Jack Lewis Youmans, 83, of 127 Castle Court, passed away Monday, December 12, 2011 at Kings Mountain Hospital.
Mary Goforth Anthony, age 89, a resident of Kings Mountain, died December 12, 2011 at Kings Mountain Hospice House.
Mary Margaret Weatherford Peeler, 90, of 301 Martin Street Lawndale, died Friday December 9, 2011 at Cleveland Pines Nursing Center.
Pauline “Polly” Ware Phifer, age 89, a resident of 209 Rollingbrook Road, Kings Mountain, NC, died Sunday, December 4, 2011 at Kings Mountain Hospital.
Ray Lee Justice, 80, passed away on Monday, December 5, 2011 at Kings Mountain Hospital.
I will be the first one to share a funny fishing story, just to break the ice. It happened in the summer of 2009. A buddy, who will remain nameless, had been asking me to go with him to a Friday night tournament he had been fishing every week,
13-year-old Jacob Carpenter is pictured with an 8 point buck he harvested this year. Jacob is a student at Burns and the son of Larry and Angie Carpenter.
Timing is everything. Have you ever just felt like you were out of sync with what was going on in the woods or on the water? Sometimes it seems that on the days that you can go fishing, the weather is terrible or the fish are uncooperative.
Friendship United Methodist Church, Fallston
Friendship United Methodist Church invites children to Kingdom Kids, a Wednesday night children’s ministry.
Piecemakers Quilt Guild
“Piecemakers Quilt Guilld meets the first Wednesday of each month from 10AM - 12PM at the Lincoln Co Senior Center, Lincoln Campus of Gaston College, 511 Aspen St., Lincolnton.
Fred Blackley, for whom the award is named, with Mr. Roark
Keep Shelby Beautiful presented the “Fred Blackley Keep Shelby Beautiful 2011 Service Award” to Les Roark at its annual awards luncheon on Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Even as the nation weathers an economic downturn for a third straight holiday season, the majority of Americans are more committed than ever to charitable giving, according to a new American Red Cross poll.
All Cleveland County High School students, including those who are home schooled, are eligible to participate. Contestants will give a prepared oration, 8 to 10 minutes, about some phase of the U.S. Constitution emphasing duties and obligations of a citizen to the United States Government.
Representatives from local nonprofit organizations that recently received grants from the Cleveland County Community Foundation were honored today at a luncheon held at the Cleveland Country Club.
The Shelby Lions Club has recognized Mallory Greene as its student of the month for November.
A surprise 90th birthday party was held this past Saturday, December 10th, to honor Mae Martin Proctor, the beloved first lady of the Proctor family.
The President of the Shelby Lions Club, Dave Titus, has been elected 2nd Vice District Governor for Lions District 31-A.