Showing 29 articles from
December 7, 2016.
Always a tinkerer, long-retired Reid Sipe knows how to fix most any kind of broken clock. He enjoys the intimate interaction with all those tiny, complicated parts and whiles away hour after hour in his backyard workshop.
Students, Kalycia Harrell, Grace Thorpe, Cami Goray, and Tony Liu will present the results of their oral history projects on December 14, 2016.
The Earl Scruggs Center will host four students from the Center for the Study of the American South's (CSAS) Southern Oral History program.
Cleveland County Sheriff Alan Norman
"The 2016 holiday season is here and shoppers are crowding malls and discount stores to find the best deals," said Sheriff Norman of Cleveland County.
L-R: Kamron Kerr- Loan Officer, Carolina Farm Credit, Mark Franklin- Director of Customized Training, Thad Harrill- VP Community & Workforce Development, Maggie Hamm- Chief Marketing Officer, Carolina Farm Credit, Walter Dalton- President, Miles Hamrick-
Betty Nell Jones, age 78, resident of Shelby, formally of Kings Mountain, passed away on December 4, 2016 at White Oak Manor in Shelby, NC.
Bobby Eugene Clack, Sr. age 67 resident of Kings Mountain, NC passed away on December 1, 2016 at his home.
Cletus Carol Wright, 87, of Poplar Springs Church Road, Shelby, passed away
Sunday, December 4, 2016 at his home.
Danny Gene Lane born July 26, 1973, age 43, of Rutherfordton, went to his Heavenly home on December 3, 2016. Danny is the son of Judy Lane and the late Bud Lane.
Howard "Pete" Thomas, 82, of E. Stagecoach Trail, Fallston, passed away
Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Cleveland Pines Nursing Center in Shelby.
SHELBY- Joe Dean Toney, 82, died Thurs., Dec. 1, 2016, at Carolinas Healthcare System-Cleveland.
SHELBY-John Morton Shepperson Sr., 82, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, at Hospice at Wendover. He was native of Hempstead County, Ark., retired from the Navy, and was a faithful member of Bethel Baptist Church.
Blacksburg -- Letha Caveny Sheppard, 81, of 250 Caveny Rd., passed away Sunday, December 4th, 2016, at Carolinas Healthcare System - Cleveland.
Lucille Wiles Gilbert, age 91 of Spindale, NC passed away on December 4, 2016 at Hospice House.
Martha Eugenia Dill Thompson, 84, of 123 Thompson Road, Blacksburg, SC, went home to be with the Lord December 6, 2016, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
Martha Jane Hall, 57, of 426 First Street Blacksburg, SC, passed away December 5, 2016, at her home.
Michael Hoyle, age 56, of W.V. Thompson Road, Rutherfordton, died Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
KINGS MOUNTAIN - Nang Phongsa, age 65, of Kings Mountain, NC, passed away peacefully December 3, 2016 at Carolinas Medical Center.
SHELBY- Pat Hobart, 88, died Sunday November 27, 2016 at her home.
Rhonda Hill age 59 of Forest City, passed away on December the 5th 2016 at Hospice.
Ruby Mae Whittle, 96, 1476 Blacksburg Highway, Blacksburg, SC, went home to be with the Lord December 3, 2016, at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home, Spartanburg, SC.
Sue Lingerfelt Helms, age 90 of Eaker Circle passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Carolinas Healthcare System - Cleveland.
SHELBY- Tonketa "Toni" Ellis Humphries, 69, died Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, at her residence.
Valerie Michele Parry, 70, of Boiling Springs, NC passed at home on the morning of Dec 2, 2016.
Valessa Marisol Martinez Galvan of Forest City, infant daughter of Chelsea Leigh Martinez and Valentin Galvan entered into God's presence on December 3, 2016 at the CaroMont Health Center in Gastonia.
Sometimes sitting in a tree stand can be boring. It's not like you see deer every minute you're hunting or even every day you go.
Josh Morris harvested this nice nine-point buck just yards from the barn on his farm in Polkville, NC during the 2016 season.
Living Light Baptist Church, Shelby
Living Light Baptist Church, 1540 Kings Rd., Shelby, NC, will hold a free Therapeutic Oil Class based on biblical times, Saturday, December 10, 2016, at 3:30pm. Limited seating. Contact 828-429-8161 to reserve a seat. Please let them know how many will be coming with you.
Kings Mountain Historical Museum
Kings Mountain Historical Museum - Saturday, December 10, 2016, Santa Claus will be at the Museum during the Toys, Games & Trains exhibit to visit with the little ones.
An artist\'s rendering of a possible future for the mill.
Michael Faucher's auto restoration business needed more space. So he and his wife, Angie, decided to buy an old mill.
While this might not seem logical, it made perfect sense to the Fauchers.