A Mission Committed To Help Haiti
The January 12, 2010 Haiti earthquake was catastrophic and over two years later the rubble and destruction can still be seen as the island struggles to recapture itself. A native of the island country, Rev. Marc A. Brice came to America seeking help for his homeland. He founded Caribbean Christian Club in 1997 with the slogan, “Helping Others to Help Themselves.”
Coping with a serious or life-limiting illness is not easy. In fact, it might be the hardest work some people ever do. Working with doctors and hospitals, navigating the maze of care needs, figuring out insurance coverage, all in addition to taking care of your family can be overwhelming.
Our week #11 Shelby Shopper & Info Football Contest winner was Kevin Whetstine. His favorite NFL team is the Pittsburg Steelers. Kevin (left) is pictured above receiving his $100 winnings from Chris Stanley of Fastway Oil Change in Shelby, who is one of our contest sponsors.
After we are reborn and we begin to pray to our Savior, it is natural to feel that at times He does not hear our prayers. I remember hearing the statement, “Nothing ever happens when I pray.”
James Larry Green, Sr., age 72, resident of 209 Jim Patterson Rd., died November 20, 2012 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center in Shelby.
Mr. Charles Smith, 79, of 134 Mallard Drive, passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at his home.
William Stephen Haskins, 71, of 104 Benfield Rd., died Sunday Nov. 19, 2012 at Kings Mountain Hospice House.
I just spent the last several days traveling from Missouri to Kentucky trying to time my arrival at each place so that the deer season were either in prime rut or just before. Even though one can be pretty certain as to when these times come, the weather and other conditions also affect how productive these times actually are.
Congratulations to the Greater Cleveland County Soccer Association (GCCSA) 01 Lady Cobras for their Charlotte Area Youth Soccer League (CAYSL) U11 Bronze Division Championship and their Autumn Blast Tournament Championship.
Putnam Baptist Church, Shelby
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Crossway Baptist Church, Mooresboro
Ret. Col. Joel Rountree
Retired Colonel Joel Rountree spoke about veterans and American History during the 11:00am worship service at Ascension Lutheran Church on Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11th.
Students in Burns, Crest, and Shelby High School (grades 9-12) plus Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy students, are invited by Post #82 of the American Legion in Shelby to compete in the Annual American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program.
Sheriff Alan Norman recently announced that the Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office will conduct the Sheriff’s Citizen Academy from January 28, 2013, through April 1, 2013.
The Immediate Past-President of the Shelby Lions Club, Dave Titus, has been elected 1st Vice District Governor for Western North Carolina Lions. His election came during the Lions Cabinet Meeting held during the District Fall Convention in Asheville November 16th and 17th.
Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont (GSCP2P) is pleased to announce Debra Brown as the council’s newest recruitment manager, serving the counties of Cleveland, Gaston, Lincoln, Polk and Rutherford.
Styliani Panichia Bell
Styliani Panichia Bell of Kings Mountain, North Carolina has accepted membership in The National Society of Collegiate
Scholars (NSCS). “NSCS is more than just a symbol of academic achievement.