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First Baptist helps Habitat

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Lakeshore soccer combines faith with having fun

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Practice was not over for Lakeshore Soccer coaches Robert Dedmon and Keith Johnson. Dedmon’s, Johnson’s and Steve Brown’s sons, who all play on the team, took part in the impromptu game. A few other young players hopped onto the field, still sweaty and pumped from practice. It only took minutes…

Clash of Clergy doesn’t get cooperation from heavens

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Racing fans got to see a little action before rain canceled the Clash of the Clergy for a second time. Maybe the third try will be the charm. On Saturday, hundreds of fans piled into the stands to get a glimpse of the pastors and other racers kicking up dirt…

Crop Walk to raise funds for world relief

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Imagine having to walk as much as six miles a day for food, water and fuel. Hungry people in developing countries do these tasks daily, according to Church World Service, a humanitarian organization that sponsors the annual Communities Responding to Overcoming Poverty, or CROP, Hunger Walk. The walk raises awareness…

Around Town 9/23/2009

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DENVER DAYS The Denver Days Fall Festival will be today through Saturday at the intersection of N.C. 16 and Triangle Circle Road. There will be rides, food, performances by local artists, dance teams and musicians, as well as a drive-in movie night and cruise-in. For more information, directions and time…

Best dressed deputy

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Around Town 9/21/2009

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WOMEN’S SEMINAR Today is the last day to register for a women’s seminar hosted by Reeps Grove United Methodist Church. The seminar, “Designed to be Pillars, God’s Dangerous Women,” will be from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 3. Ruth Tuttle Conrad, the pastoral director of Designed to be Pillars,…

Five generations

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Five generations

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95th birthday

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