Wishes of Peace, Love & Joy!

- published 8/21 (Larry) old link: http://www1.cfnc.org/applications/NC_Community_College/apply.html?application_id=1527

Click for Franklin, North Carolina Forecast

News Community

For the eighth year in a row, the Angel Medical Center Auxiliary has received the coveted Five Star Award from the North Carolina Hospital Volunteers, which is the highest award available for N.C. Hospital Volunteer organizations.

The auxiliary, 160 members strong, contributed well over 30,000 hours to Angel Medical Center last year, representing an economic benefit in excess of $300,000.

The volunteers also enhance patient comfort and safety with generous donations of the money they raise through the Angel Touch Gift Shop, Angel Thrift Shop, bake sales, craft shows, uniform sales, and jewelry sales.

Read more...

The Victory Baptist Church, located midway between Dillsboro and Franklin on Cowee Mountain, will hosts its 23rd annual Old Fashioned Day on Sunday, Nov. 6. Featured musical guests will be Mountain Faith and the Brady Rochester Family (pictured).

A concert will begin at the early time of 9:45 a.m. with the 11 a.m. preaching service to follow.

Dinner on the grounds will be served at 12:30 p.m. 

The public is cordially invited. For more information, call (828)586-2120.

After Carol Motley visited funeral homes across the southeast, she believed folks should consider a more natural, affordable and creative alternative.

Join your friends and neighbors Friday, Nov. 4, to learn about Motley’s approach to a more organic end of life.

The process can be environmentally friendly and reasonably priced.

Read more...

On Thursday, Nov. 10, Cullowhee Valley School will continue its annual tradition of honoring local men and women who have served in our country’s armed forces. The event will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the school cafeteria, with breakfast provided for veterans and their spouses.

Following breakfast, a special Veterans Day program will begin at 9:30 in the school gym. American Legion Post 104 members will present the colors and demonstrate a flag folding ceremony used at funerals of area military veterans. Veterans currently teaching at Cullowhee Valley will provide reflections on their military service, and the school chorus will provide patriotic music throughout the program.

Guest speaker for the event will be Lt Colonel David Banks, USMC-Retired, a history teacher and coach at Smoky Mountain High School. All local veterans are invited to attend this special occasion, as Cullowhee Valley School expresses its gratitude for their service to our country.

Page 253 of 336

253

Holiday Notices:


The Macon County News
holiday deadlines for
classifieds, display ads
& editorial copy:

– Friday, Dec. 26 for the
Tuesday, Dec. 30 issue

Note: MCN will NOT publish this week!

Macon County News is now on:
Find the Macon County News on Facebook! and Find the Macon County News on twitter!
Facebook   Twitter