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April 20, 2016.
Get ready to "Paint the Town Purple" in uptown Shelby on May 4, 2016, from 3:30 - 8 p.m. Promoted as a Relay for Life "pep rally," the event has really taken off in the last few years, according to volunteer Brite Warrick.
In honor of its 20th anniversary, Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina is hosting a public celebration on Saturday, April 23 from 11am until 3pm at Camp Golden Valley in the South Mountains of northern Rutherford County.
The Cleveland County Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition (SAPC), in partnership with Communities in Schools of Cleveland County, is hosting a youth conference for Cleveland County students in grades 6-8.
Mrs. Betty Jean McGinnis Walker, 85 of Shelby, passed away Monday, April 18, 2016 at Carillon Assisted Living in Shelby.
Carrie Melton, age 82, of Forest City, died Friday, April 15, 2016 at Rutherford Regional Medical Center.
Daniel Ray Grigg, age 43 of Cherryville and Charlotte, passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2016.
Blacksburg -- Dorothy J. Thomas, 78, of 194 Becky's Boulevard, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 16, 2016.
Earl Henry Ballard, age 92, of Forest City, died Monday, April 18, 2016 at the Hospice House of Rutherford County.
Evelyn McCluney, 92 of Mooresboro, passed away April 17, 2016 at Fair Haven Home in Bostic.
Glenn Wood Childers, 85, 312 Ninety Nine Island Road, Blacksburg, SC, went home to be with the Lord April 18, 2016, at Testa Family Hospice House, Kings Mountain, NC.
Mr. Hall Kenneth "Chip" Cooke, II age 52 of Oakwood Drive passed away Friday April 15, 2016 while being cared for at Autumn Care of Saluda, NC.
Janet Frances Dixon Swann, 73,of Shelby, passed away April 17, 2016 at
Hospice at Wendover.
Jean McClain Mauney departed to her heavenly home on Saturday April 16, 2016.
SHELBY- Michael Shane McCurry, age 42, of Shelby, NC, passed away April 17, 2016 at Carolinas Medical Center.
Peggy L. Radford, age 73, of Forest City, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016 at her home.
SHELBY- Rhonda Rachels, 68, passed away Saturday April 16, 2016 at her residence.
Dr. Robert Litton died April 15, 2016 after a brief illness.
Rodney Lee Smith, age 43 of Leonhardt Rd. died Saturday, April 16, 2016. He was born on November 5, 1972 in Gaston County.
BESSEMER CITY - Tempie Mae Tate Bridges, age 68, of Bessemer City passed away April 15, 2016 at Courtland Terrace.
Zanie H. Hudson, 88, of 5255 Casar Road, Lawndale, passed away Saturday,
April 16, 2016 at her home.
The retirees fished Lake Norman two weeks ago with J R Garland and Rick Miers getting the win with 12.8.
Landon Shull, age 4, caught his first fish over the weekend with his dad, Vincent Shull, at his Papaw Chris Campbell's house in Boilings Springs, NC.
Last year I broke down and bought me two Avian X decoys.
New Mt. Olive Holiness Church, Grover
New Mt. Olive Holiness Church, 267 Roseborough Road, Grover, NC, will be holding a Revival, April 20-22, 2016, at 7:00pm. The speakers will be: Wed.: Bishop Willie A. Mitchell of Pentecostal Apostolic Church of Christ, Shelby, NC; Thurs.: Pastor Ron Hawkins of Grover Church of God, 201 Main St., Grover, NC; Fri.: Minister Ethel Mae Gibson of Supernatural Acts of God Worship Center, Vale, NC. Everyone is welcome. 704-600-6126.
Rock The Square 2016, Earl Scruggs Center
Rock The Square 2016 will be held Saturday, April 23, 2016, 11:00am-10:00pm, Uptown Shelby, NC, outdoors around the court square (Earl Scruggs Center).
Post 82 members David Rose, Woody Weaver, Gary McNeilly and Dave Williams, gather around the grill.
Every April since 1987, The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) has sponsored Alcohol Awareness Month in order to increase the public's awareness and understanding of alcoholism and encourage local communities to focus on alcohol related issues.
Six-year-old Kinley with her mother Tiffany Crain, enjoy lunch at the American Legion Cruise-In on Saturday April 16th. Kinley's sister Karley, was also at the Cruise-In with their grandparents Jimmy and Nancy Ledbetter.
American Legion Post 82 held a Cruise-In Fundraiser on Saturday April 16th.
Gary Mellon and Jerry Gantt frying fish.
The Piedmont Shrine Club held a Fish Fry to benefit North Shelby School on Saturday April 16th. Club members served up perch, flounder and catfish with all the fixings.
Descendants of the Mauney Brothers and other Civil War soldiers.
On April 13, Kings Mountain Historical Museum hosted "The Mauney Brothers' Civil War," a presentation and book signing by Lawrence Lohr.
The Ambassadors Club at Kings Mountain High School recently raised $1,907 for Hospice patients.