On Friday, February 24, 2012, eighteen Cleveland County law enforcement officers graduated from Cleveland County Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training program during a ceremony at Cleveland Mall’s Shelby Police Department Substation.
We would like to give a big THANK YOU to the AARP Tax Assistant volunteers that are once again working diligently to assist with income tax preparation. They have been working long hours to provide this great service that helps many.
The Council on Aging/Senior Center will once again be distributing Commodities on Wednesday, March 14th from 8:30 –10:30, to seniors over the age of 65 that has pre-registered. You must pre-resister to pick up at the Council on Aging/Senior Center.
The annual Neal Sr. Center Flea Market was held this past week. Along with finding treasures everyone enjoyed a good fresh ham biscuit at the sale. These biscuits are always a treat for shoppers.
Can two walk together? The Bible says they can only if they agree. Keep in mind, that can be a plus or a minus answer. Are you walking together to agree with your Lord and Savior or to agree with worldliness?
Mr. Hubert Greene was born in Cleveland County to the late Frank Avery Greene & Lala Beatrice McKee Greene.
Benjamin Flay Smith, 84, went to be with his heavenly father on Friday, February 24, 2012 at Hospice of Cleveland County – Wendover
Mr. David Lee Travis Sr., 77, of 830 Mull St., went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Sun. Feb. 19th, 2012 at Carolina’s Medical Center in Charlotte.
Eula Kay "Emma" Gilliland, 100, of 1434 North Limestone Street, passed away Monday, February 20th, 2012, at Upstate Carolina Medical Center.
Grace Doster Blanton, age 97, of Shelby, NC died on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at Hospice Cleveland County. Prior to entering Hospice she had been a resident of White Oak Manor where she moved after declining health
Ms. Ima Emma Cook, 83, of 401 N. Morgan Street passed away
Saturday, February 25 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.
Michael Smith, age 69, resident of 218 Press Sweezy Road, Kings Mountain, NC died February 24, 2012 at Kings Mountain Hospital.
Michael Stephen Smith, 62, of 310 Tot Dellinger Road Cherryville, NC, died February 24, 2012 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center, Shelby, NC.
Mrs. Juanita Mary Anderson Beam, 91, of 5132 Seven Pines Road
passed away Thursday, February 23, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.
Mrs. Sheila Philbeck Berry, 65, of 4201 Polkville Rd., died Sun., Feb. 19th, 2012 at Carolina’s Medical Center in Charlotte.
Nora Cochrane McGuire, 89, passed away on Saturday, February 18, 2012 at Hospice Cleveland County – Wendover. A native of Mecklenburg she was the daughter of the late Roy and Nora James Cochrane.
Roger Dale Owens, 62, 661 Leagan Drive, passed away February 22, 2012, at home.
Mrs. Sheri Walsh Lanier, 51, of James Lovelace Rd., died Sun. Feb. 19th, 2012 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.
Thomas Harold Bradshaw, 76, of 4897 Bradshaw Road passed
away Saturday, February 25, 2012 at home.
William “Bill” Dixon Gantt, 71, passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2012 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.
Timothy Cole Parker, 16, went home to be with his Heavenly Father on Sunday, February 19, 2012.
The retirees from Kosa fished Lake Wylie last week with Ronnie Humphries taking the win with 5.20. He also had big bass of the day with a 2.25 largemouth.
What a great time of the year! It’s March Madness, which for me means basketball, fishing, and turkey season. It has to be one of the most testosterone filled months of they year.
Gina Street shot her first bear on 11/22/11. The bear weighed in at 311 lb. and was bagged in Surry County, NC.
Donald McCluney of the DOJO Sport-Karate Circuit presents the Black Belt Grand Championship belt to winner, Willie "Foot" Hairston from Mayville, Tennessee.
Donald McCluney’s 32nd annual Mid-Cleveland Karate Championships were held on Saturday, February 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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 Guild meets the first Wednesday of each month from 10AM - 12PM at the Lincoln County Senior Center,
AARP trained volunteers will be preparing federal and state income tax returns Free of charge, at the Council on Aging/Neal Senior Center every Wednesday and Thursday from now until April 17th,
Attention Artists, actors, singers, dancers, writers, painters, musicians, photographers, sculptors and craftsmen of every kind! A celebration of the creative spirit is about to begin!
On a beautiful February day when it’s sunny and a warm 58º, where better to go but the playground at Shelby City Park.
Communities In Schools held a volunteer fair at Kings Mountain High School on Thursday, February 16, 2012.
Communities In Schools Graduation Station and the Career Development Center at Burns High School are sponsoring a College and Career Fair on Thursday, March 15, 2012 from 2:00-6:00pm in the Burns High School Gymnasium.