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Around Town 7/1/2009

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HESED HOUSE RAFFLE Raffle tickets to benefit the Hesed House of Hope will be sold until Aug. 15 at Carolina Trust Bank, First Federal Savings Bank and Peoples Bank. Tickets are $1 and the winning ticket will receive half of the proceeds from ticket sales. The drawing will be held…

50th anniversary

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John Burke Carpenter and Iris Lucile Carpenter of Bessemer City celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at the Gaston Day School Henry Center. The part was hosted by Hal and Prue Carpenter, brother and sister to the couple; Marcella Cox, niece, and her husband, Matt; Frederick Carpenter, brother and son John…

Community gets up close look at Fire Department

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Caleb Davis did not want to take his fire helmet off. The energetic 3-year-old received the hat as a gift at Denver Fire Department’s open house Saturday. Caleb, and his sister, Alethia, 2, also got coloring books and stickers to remind them of the importance of preventing fires. Parents Ruthann…

Mustangs baseball camp sees solid numbers, coach says

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DENVER — The fourth annual East Lincoln Mustangs Baseball Camp continued to be a hit once again. East Lincoln head varsity baseball coach and 2009 1A/2A Southern Piedmont Conference Coach of the Year Chris Matile said the camp’s numbers stayed about the same from last year. “I think we had…

Hunter’s Closet specializes in kids’ consignment clothes

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Parents can find brand-name clothing without spending the high dollars at Hunter’s Closet, according to Veronica Hutchinson of Denver. She opened the children’s clothing and accessory consignment shop in May. She always thought of opening a shop, but did not want to risk working late hours and missing valuable time…

New owners emphasize first-name basis at Denver gym

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Jeff Pettit wants to know his customers by their first names. Pettit and his wife, Valerie, are the new owners of Denver Health & Fitness, formerly known as Fit Dimension. They want to create a friendly atmosphere for members, which includes learning their names, offering more fitness classes and bringing…

Around Town 6/29/2009

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HESED HOUSE RAFFLE Raffle tickets to benefit the Hesed House of Hope will be sold until Aug. 15 at Carolina Trust Bank, First Federal Savings Bank and Peoples Bank. Tickets are $1 and the winning ticket will receive half of the proceeds from ticket sales. The drawing will be held…

50th Anniversary

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Larry and Myra Little of Maiden celebrate their 50th anniversary today, June 17. They are the parents of Bobby and Gail Little of Newton, Randale and Jackie Little of Sherrills Ford, Mike and Angie Harris of Maiden and Regina and Mitchell Turner of Newton. Grandchildren are Rodney and Clay Little,…

Shelby splits title with Post 100

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SHELBY — Kyle Kendrick belted a two-out home run over the leftfield fence in the bottom of the ninth inning Friday night to give Shelby Post 82 a thrilling 5-4 win over rival Cherryville at Veterans Field in Shelby. The Post 82 catcher’s homerun, his third of the season, not…

Summer reading fun

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