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UDC members

Posted on April 24, 2014 at 5:21 am

Zollicoffer-Fulton Chapter 16 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy presented certificates of membership to five new members. Pictured (from left) are Debbie Yorba, president; Kim Williams, who received her certificate earlier last year; Carolyn Moffett, Mary Alice Brooks, Judy Cunningham and Marcia Towry, who received their certificates during the January meeting. The interests of the Chapter are varied. The group has visited historic sites, rededicated the Confederate Monument on

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  • Word from the Library … Lecture series kicks off

    Posted on April 23, 2014 at 10:23 am

    Jill Rael

    JILLIAN RAEL library director Greetings from the local library! With the weather changing and summer fast approaching, we have so many activities planned for our community. The recent American Girl Tea Party was great fun and featured discussions about the girls and their places in history, a fashion show and great food. This was the second April tea party we have hosted since my arrival here at the library and

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  • Benefit for Cash family

    Posted on April 22, 2014 at 3:20 pm

    A benefit/auction for the family of James Cash, Jr. (alias Franklin), a former local Averitt Express employee, will be held on Saturday, May 3, at the Charles E. Gleghorn Community Center, 77 Clark Avenue, Fayetteville. James passed away suddenly on March 12 due to complications from liver cancer. Proceeds from the benefit will help his widow, Ronda, with medical expenses and other acquired expenses. Ribeye sandwiches and hot dogs will be

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  • Anderson goes from ‘weight struggle’ to ‘weight victory’

    Posted on April 22, 2014 at 7:21 am


    For nearly 22 years, Janet Anderson struggled with a weight problem, but since August 2013, she has lost 80 pounds. “I never seemed to get my weight off after my last pregnancy,” she said. She worked a full-time job and then, being a housewife, cared for her family every day. “After years of not caring about my health, I faced back surgery in 2001,” she explained. “From that year on,

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  • Bolte, local author, speaks at library

    Posted on April 21, 2014 at 3:23 pm

    Hometown Heroines

    Local author and Lincoln County resident Betty Bolte will be speaking at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Public Library on Tuesday, April 29, at 6 p.m. Bolte’s program will focus on “Weaving Historical Facts Into Fiction”, based on the research she’s done to inform not only the stories in her book, “Hometown Heroines”, but also in her historical romances and her debut contemporary novel, “Traces”. Additionally, she will be appearing at the

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  • Local art on display with Relay posters

    Posted on April 21, 2014 at 3:23 pm

    Eleven-year-old Whitley Smith is the overall winner of the Relay for Life Poster Contest. Whitley is a sixth grade student at Unity School and is the daughter of Doyle and Stephanie Smith of Dellrose.

    Local art talent will be on display this year as the advertising posters for the 2014 Relay for Life start going up in the area. The main goal for this year’s committee was to make the upcoming Relay unique and set it apart from any other Relay, whether it is from years past or years to come. With that thought in mind, the committee decided to use local art talent

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  • Volunteers are needed for FLC Museum

    Posted on April 21, 2014 at 5:53 am

    The Fayetteville/Lincoln County Museum Association invites anyone interested in volunteering at the Museum to attend a volunteer morning meeting on Saturday, April 26, at 9 a.m. in the Museum. Refreshments will be served, and door prizes and tours given for any volunteer who may not be familiar with the Museum layout. All committed volunteers who have helped keep the Museum open from May to November in the past years are also

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