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Living will workshop planned

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VALE –The Terri Schiavo case has focused attention on the legal implications of a living will. Reep’s Grove United Methodist Church in Vale will hold a workshop on living wills this weekend. The Rev. Lyn Byers, chaplain of Cleveland Regional Medical Center will be the leader. Participants will be asked…

It’s never too late to adopt a healthier lifestyle

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It’s never too late to adopt a healthy lifestyle that will ward off diseases and promote longevity. The formula for health is pretty simple: eat right and exercise. Of course, that’s easier said than done. Experts suggest starting slow by limiting portion sizes and getting any physical exercise possible. “Staying…

Seniors celebrating 10 years of Wayne’s Feast

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When Celia Deese’s brother, Wayne Griffin, passed away on a Tuesday night in 1997, she prayed for guidance. The 61-year-old died of congestive heart failure 21 years after suffering a massive heart attack at the age of 40. When Griffin was alive he started senior meetings that were held monthly…

Woman discovers father’s military papers

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While sorting through her mother’s old things, Susie McMurry Estep found something surprising tucked away inside a bible. The sheets of paper were thin and tattered. As she unfolded them, she learned for the first time that her father had been on the front line on D-Day and was subsequently…

Lake Calendar

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ANNUAL FISH FRY Denver United Methodist Church will have their annual Fish Fry on Saturday, April 30 at 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. The plates consist of flounder and or Pollack fish along with cole slaw, french fries, hushpuppies, tea and dessert. Eat in or take-out. All you can eat…

Recruiting Teachers

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Around Town 4/25/2005

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CHURCH ANNIVERSARY Grace Baptist Church, 495 Horseshoe Lake Road, Lincolnton, will celebrate its 25th anniversary from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 30. Guest preachers include Bob Wagner and Andy Wells. The Christianaires will perform a special singing. Lunch will be served from 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.. From…

Within the Week

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The Lincolnton Lions Club had to make a tough call last Thursday night. The weekend weather was looking grim, but they had brooms to sell. What to do? After much discussion, the group decided to postpone their annual spring fund raiser. But don’t worry, unlike last year’s Apple Festival, this…

Anniversary Party

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Race 4 Literacy Day

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