Boy Scout Troop 101 of Aldersgate Methodist Church held a flag retirement ceremony at American Legion Post 82 in Shelby on Monday, May 14th.
Pete Carpenter, better known to his great grandson, Caiden, as “Old Geezer” is 71 years old. On May 5th, Pete rode his 21 speed road bike 71 miles. “Way to go - Old Geezer!” Pete is from Casar and has been riding for about 2
Keep Shelby Beautiful presented the March 2012 “Effie Murphy Wallace Residential Appearance Awards" at their May 2nd meeting, one of the recipients was 812 East Marion Street, Shelby, owned by Ron and Teri Ellison.
In the Bible, we often read how people would look around them and see they were in trouble. They knew that only God could overcome that trouble. So, they prayed and God answered. Simple, huh?
Charles “Mac” Simmons, 69, of Shelby, passed away on May 17, 2012.
Ernest H. Bill Williams, 80, of Chimney Rock, passed away on, May 17, 2012
Mr.Larry N. Bell, 71, of Shelby passed away on May 19, 2012.
Mrs. Laura Patrick Allen, 80, of Kings Mountain, went to be with the Lord on May 19, 2012.
Lucille “Kitty” Allen Weathers, 90, of Shelby, passed away, May 17, 2012.
Rev. Randolph “Randy” Alexander, 86, of Kings Mountain went to be with the Lord in his heavenly home on May 19th, 2012.
Ruth Evans Robinson, 81, of Blacksburg, passed away May 18th, 2012
Stephen Wallace Freeman, 70, of Grover, NC passed away on May 16, 2012.
The retirees from Kosa was on Lake Wylie last week, Tony Black and Ned Blanton edged out David O’Shields and J.R. Henry with 9.20 and 9.15 respectively.
6-year-old Lucas Potts caught this nice trout during open fly fishing season in March.
Fish like structure. Anyone who has been fishing long enough realizes this. That structure can be buried far from the bank or it can be in the shallow water, in full view for every fisherman to see.
On May 7th, Shelby Lions hosted a Golf Event at Deer Brook Golf Club. Seven 4-person teams participated in the Captain’s Choice event. A winning score of 54 was posted!
Friendship United Methodist Church, Fallston
Friendship United Methodist Church invites children to Kingdom Kids, a Wednesday night children’s ministry. Bring your child for Bible lessons, music and lots of fun. Every Wednesday night from 6:00 until 7:00 pm. The Church is located at 111 Friendship Drive, Fallston, NC. For more information contact Bethany Clay at 704-538-9243.
Lawndale Baptist Church, Lawndale
Parkinson Support Group, Neal Sr. Center
A Parkinson Support Group Meeting will be held the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. at the Neal Sr. Center, 100 Harris Dr., Shelby. Sgl. Doug Murph 704-487-8822.
Piecemakers Quilt Guild
The Boys & Girls Club of Cleveland County is now holding enrollment for the 2012 Jack Schweppe Summer Day Camp. Open registration is being held weekdays from 2 PM to 7 PM at the Boys & Girls Club building, located at 412 West Sumter Street, directly behind the old Shelby Middle School building in Shelby.
On Saturday, May 5th, over 50 volunteers, that included members of the James Love School PTO and teachers, the Cleveland County Girl Scouts, and Keep Shelby Beautiful members, came together to build a “Learning Courtyard” at the school.
Etta and Bob Chadwick, 603 W. Warren St. homeowners, and Don Costner, KSB Chairman.
Keep Shelby Beautiful presented the March 2012 “Effie Murphy Wallace Residential Appearance Awards at their May 2nd meeting to:
Claire (left) and her sister Delaney celebrate their birthdays with a party at Jammin J’s Pizza Factory.
Choosing hospice means choosing to live life to the fullest. The hospice focus is on quality of life. With the help of our wonderful community, Hospice Cleveland County recently created special memories for three patients and their families.
Uptown Shelby Association presents Alive After Five scheduled to begin in June. Concerts will be held on the first and third Thursdays of the summer, from 5:30- 8:30 pm, in Uptown Shelby on the Washington Street side of the Court Square. Excitement fills the air as the highly anticipated concert series schedule promises great entertainment. Come enjoy live music in Uptown Shelby as we celebrate the 18th year of music, festivities and fun.