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Police request help identifying robbery suspect Kings Mountain Police need the public’s help in apprehending a man who robbed the Circle P convenience store at 301 Phifer Road Monday night about 7:45 p.m. Det. Cpl. Todd McDougal said that a black male entered the store and, during a strong-armed robbery, took an undisclosed amount of money from the clerk after

forcing his way behind the counter and taking cash from the register area. The suspect was wearing dark sunglasses as well as a dark color hooded jacket. He fled on foot, police said. Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Cpl. Todd McDougal at the Kings Mountain Police Department, 704-734-0444 or CRIMESTOPPERS.

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Santa Claus is coming to town Christmas parade set for 3pm, Saturday Headlining the 100-plus unit 2012 Kings Mountain Christmas parade Saturday will be the Girl Scouts, this years grand marshal, celebrating their 200th anniversary Greco-Roman wrestler and two-time Olympian Dremiel “Bamm Bamm” Byers, 37, a former Kings Mountain resident, will assist in officially ushering in the holiday season at 3 p.m. on downtown streets. The holiday parade will follow the same route as in previous years, lining up on East Gold Street near Mountain Rest Cemetery, proceeding down Gold Street, turning right on S. Battleground (at Kiser’s Grill) and then right at the overhead bridge on King Street (US 74), and disbanding on East King Street

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in the vicinity of Kentucky Fried Chicken. Parade-watchers can enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas, pretty girls, floats, high-stepping bands–and a plus for kids who line the parade route– plenty of candy pitched from cars, trucks and floats. Santa Claus, of course, is the star of the show. Registration applications are still available online at www.cityofkm.com or at Kings Mountain City Hall. The parade is video-taped on Channel 19, the Cleveland Community College public access channel. The weatherman was predicting cloudy skies Saturday with a high of 62 degrees with a 10% chance of rain. The recent Olympics was the second

time that Byers shined as a world-class Olympian. “Bamm Bamm”, a nickname he earned competing on the mat at Kings Mountain High, is a three time world medalist. He wrestled for the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program in Colorado Springs, CO, was world champion in 2002 and is 10-time U.S. champion. He finished seventh in the Olympics in Beijing, China, in 2008. His hopes of an Olympic medal were dashed in London, England in August but he gave his fans plenty to cheer about. A flag signed by his family and friends was taken to London by Leigh and Michael Bell of Kings Mountain.The 1993 graduate of KMHS will be escorted in the parade by the See KM PARADE, 5A

12th annual Jingle Accor to lead Grover Christmas Bell Rockin Run parade, Dec. 1 set for Saturday Photo by BRYAN HALLMAN

Three Wise Men on stage for the pageant (Kyra Howard, Noah Johnson and Turner Brown) in a scene from "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever." Kings Mountain Little tor Nikki Wood. The cast is Theatre is giving a Christ- working hard to fill the audimas gift to Kings Mountain ence with laughter at the anin its presentation of the tics of the rambunctious beloved holiday classic, Herdman kids and the true “The Best Christmas Pag- spirit of Christmas in the eant Ever”, which opens Fri- eyes of the children. day night at 7:30 p.m. at Joy Barbara Robinson pubPerformance Theatre on S. lished “The Best Christmas Railroad Avenue. Pageant Ever” as a novel for The show runs Nov. 30, children in 1972; it quickly Dec.1, 7 and 8 at 7:30 p.m. became a beloved holiday and Sundays Dec. 2 and classic. Ten years later, the Dec. 9 at 3 p.m. Tickets are author adapted her book into $5 each. Reservations can a fast-paced, family-friendly be made at 704-730-9408, play. The script was soon but must be made 24 hours turned into a popular televiin advance of the date you sion movie. Each incarnation wish to attend. has charmed audiences with “You don’t want to miss a unique blend of humor and this play which is perfect for insight. the holiday season and for “The Best Christmas families,” said KMLT Direc- Pageant Ever” is the story of a church trying to mount its traditional holiday pageant while including six overeager children from the Herdman family—the loudest, nastiest, most inventively awful kids in the community. With the

Crowds are expected at Patriots Park Saturday morning at 10 a.m. for the 12th annual KM Family YMCA Jingle Bell Rockin Run for benefit of the YMCA ‘’We Build People Fund.’’ It’s a holiday event you don’t want to miss. Among the crowd will be participants in exciting races for pre-schoolers, teens, all ages of area residents, including senior citizens. The crowd will also be cheering on their favorites to the finish line. “This event promises to be fun for the whole family from the live music to the races and the costume contest,’’ said YMCA Executive Director Kevin Osborne. An extra bonus for parents is that child care will be provided for the very young inside the Joy Theatre. Featuring “something for every member of the family,’’ the fun run (600 meters) starts promptly at 10 a.m. with the 5k-10k immediately following. The best costumed child and adult will get a prize and every child in the non-timed races for children will take home a prize. Pick up your packets Friday from 3-8:30 p.m. at Joy Theater. Race day packet pick-up and registration is from 8-9:30 a.m. at the Joy Theatre. Participants will be running/walking in these categories: overall 5k-10k male and female; overall Masters 5k-10k male and female; age divisions, female and male, 5k run/walk; 10 and under, 1114, 15-19, 2024, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45- 49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over, fun run and 2 mile kids run.

Santa Claus is coming to Grover Saturday at 11 a.m., in the annual Grover Area Women’s Club-sponsored 50-unit Christmas parade. The parade will line up at 10 a.m. at Spring Acres near the center of town and will proceed down Main Street and disband on Cleveland Avenue. Grover Fire Department is in charge of traffic control. Cleveland County Commissioner Mary Accor will serve as grand marshal of the 2012 parade. Accor was the first woman to chair the county board where she served 15 years, more consecutive terms than any living member of the board. She was president of the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners and retired October 31 after more than 33 years in the Cleveland County School System. The lineup includes Grover Police, Grand Marshal, Boy Scout Troop 91, Cub Scout Pack 91, Sheriff Alan Norman, Cleveland County Commissioners, Cleveland County Board of Education, Grover

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■ OBITUARIES Navy man was buried at sea in Virginia LYONS, NJ – Bradley Byers, 58, died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 at the Veterans Hospital in Lyons, New Jersey. Born Dec. 24, 1953, he was the son of the late Catherine Cleo Hicks Byers of Oxford, NC and Theodore Byers of Kings Mountain. Bradley was a US Navy veteran who completed the Cleveland Community College welding course, held m a n y jobs as a handy person and was also employed by the Newark, NJ Fire Department as a firefighter. Due to his illness, he had been disabled for many years.

Willodean Timms Sang in choir for 59 years KINGS MOUNTAIN Willodean “Deanie” Gilliland Timms, 78, resident of 943 York Road, Kings Mountain, died Sunday, November 25, 2012 at Kings Mountain Hospice House. She was born in Coopers, Ala., to the late Clyde and Mary Jane Driver Gilliland. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, David “Shorty” Timms, three brothers, and one sister. She was an active member of Oak View Baptist Church where she has been a member of the choir for 59 years, and retired from K Mills after 20 years of service. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Surviving are her daughters, Sharon T. Bridges and Mary Timms, both of Kings Mountain; sister, Carol Dutton of Montgomery, Ala; grandchild, Crystal Hyslop

Larry Green, Sr. KINGS MOUNTAIN James Larry Green, Sr., 72, 209 Jim Patterson Rd., died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center in Shelby. The funeral service was held Friday, Nov. 23, at 2 p.m. at Ollie Harris Memorial Chapel at Harris Funeral Home. Interment was at Rock Springs Baptist Church in Rutherfordton.

James F. Holland GASTONIA - James Furman Holland, age 87, 114 Brentwood Circle, Gastonia died Thursday, November 22, 2012 at his home. Private family services will be held at a later date.

Mae D. Kendrick CHARLOTTEMrs. Mae D. Kendrick, 94, a native of Cleveland County, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, at The Brian Center in Charlotte.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert and Ola Byers of Kings Mountain, and his parents, Catherine and Theodore Byers of Newark, NJ. He is survived by his son, Christopher Mercer of Kings Mountain; one daughter, Latoya Dickey of Newark, NJ; seven grandchildren, Christopher Jr., Christian, Diamond, Tanae, Aniha, twin boys Zakee and Zayear; one sister, Beverly Byers of Kings Mountain; one brother, Michael Byers of Gastonia; seven nieces and seven nephews and a very special friend Rose Floyd of Newark, NJ, and many, many other friends. At his children’s request, Bradley was honored by the military and given a Naval burial at sea in Virginia on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. No more pain, no more problems, you are in God’s hands now. Rest in Peace, Brad.

and husband Mike of Grover; and great-grandchild Michaela Hyslop. The funeral service will be conducted Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 2 p.m. at Oak View Baptist Church. Rev. Billy Cooper and Rev. Jamie Billings will officiate, with interment in Oak View Baptist Church Cemetery. The family received friends Tuesday, Nov. 27, from 7-9 p.m. at Harris Funeral Home in Kings Mountain. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, NC 28150, or Oak View Baptist Church, 1517 York Road, Kings Mountain, NC 28086. A guest register is available at www.HarrisFunerals.com Harris Funeral Home, Kings Mountain, is in charge of arrangements.

Harris Funeral Home The funeral service will be conducted Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 3 p.m. at ClayBarnette Funeral Home Chapel in Shelby. Private burial will be at Shelby’s Sunset Cemetery

Horace Murray SHELBY- Horace “Pineknot” Murray, 81, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. A memorial service was held Wednesday, Nov. 21, at 2 p.m. at Crestview Baptist Church. Private graveside service will be held later at Fellowship Baptist Church.

Charles W. Raines Sr. SHELBY - Charles William Raines Sr., 84, 1413 Lackey St., died Friday., Nov. 23, 2012 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. The funeral service was conducted Tuesday, Dec. 27, at 2 p.m. at Westview Baptist Church. Interment was in Cleveland Memorial Park.

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Cyrus Falls Served FBI for 36 years TAMPA, FL – Cyrus Thomson Falls of Tampa, Florida died Tuesday, November 20, 2012. He was 79. Cyrus was born January 1933 in Dunedin, Fl., to Cyrus T. Falls Sr. a n d Bonnie Wa r e , w h o w e r e originally from Kings Mountain N.C. Cyrus’ early life was spent traveling between Dunedin and Kings Mountain working the growing seasons. He would pick citrus in the winter on the local orange groves, while spending the summers on the family property North Carolina. In June of 1957 he married Cynthia Washburn and they have two children, Russell and Wesley. Cyrus Joined the F.B.I. and worked from the Washington DC, Little Rock, Miami, Newark and Tampa offices as a special agent for the bureau. In

1990 after an impressive career with the bureau, Cyrus retired from the F.B.I. after thirty-six years to Tampa. Cyrus was a member of Van Dyke Methodist Church in Tampa. Cyrus is survived by his wife Cynthia and their children, and their grand children. Son, Russell Falls and wife Kathy and their three children, son, Clinton and wife Kim, and daughters, Allison and Brooke, all of Kings Mountain, NC. Son, Wesley Falls and his son Kaleb Falls of Dunedin, Fl. And his sister, Sara McCraney and her family of Dunedin, Fl. A memorial service was held on Friday, November 23, at 2 p.m. at the Blount and Curry Funeral Home of Tampa. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to LifePath Hospice of Hillsborough County (11150 N. 53rd Street, Temple Terrace, FL 33617), Metropolitan Ministries of Tampa (2002 North Florida Avenue Tampa, FL 33602) or the American Heart Association (P.O. Box 5216 Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216).

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KINGS MOUNTAIN - Freida Ann Gillespie Ramsey, 52, 2315 David Baptist Church Rd., died Friday, November 23, 2012 at Kings Mountain Hospital. The memorial service will be conducted Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 2 p.m. at Eastside Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday in the sanctuary of Eastside Baptist Church on York Road in Kings Mountain.

Kay Taylor KINGS MOUNTAIN Kay Taylor, 62, of 803 Williamsburg Court, wife of Mark Taylor, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012, at Gaston Memorial Hospital. The funeral service was conducted Monday, Nov. 26, at 11 a.m. at Ollie Harris Memorial Chapel at Harris Funeral Home. Interment was in Mountain Rest Cemetery.

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Charles Smith GROVERCharles Smith, 79, 134 Mallard Drive, passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at his residence. The graveside service was held Friday, Nov. 23, at

KINGS MOUNTAIN Wayne Jones, 64, of 522 Bell Rd., died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012 at KM Hospice House. Funeral arrangements, which are incomplete, will be announced by Harris Funeral Home.

Inspections Facilities’ inspections by the Cleveland County Health Department Nov. 19-23 including the following: Mountain View Restaurant, W. King St., 95.0; My Grandpa’s Country Store, Bethlehem Church Rd., 95; Yamato Express, Shelby Rd., 97.5; East Elementary School Cafeteria 99; Washington Elementary School Cafeteria 99; West Elementary School Cafeteria 99; and Kings Mountain Care Center, 98.5.

Bell ringers needed Holiday bell-ringing for benefit of the Kings Mountain Crisis Ministry began Nov. 23 and continues through Dec.15 on each Thursday-Saturday. Volunteers will be stationed at Ingles, Love’s Fish Box, Swoogers and Roses from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., at Love’s Fish Box from 11 a.m.- 6 p.m. and at Food Lion only on Dec. 8 from 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Bell ringers will include Second Baptist, Carolina Praise and Worship Center, Peoples Baptist church, Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church, New Life Family Worship

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Center, Bethlehem Baptist, First Baptist of Grover, First Baptist of Kings Mountain, Rotary Club, El Bethel United Methodist Church, Grace United Methodist, Advent Lutheran, Christian Freedom, Resurrection Lutheran. St. Peters Baptist, Good Hope Presbyterian, Bynum Chapel AME Zion, Boyce Memorial ARP, Galilee United Methodist, Kings Mountain Baptist, East Gold Street Wesleyan, Kiwanis Club, Kings Mountain High, Kings Mountain Middle School, Eastside Baptist, St. Paul United Methodist, Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Ebenezer Baptist, Allen Memorial Church, First Wesleyan, Central United Methodist and First Presbyterian Church. If your church group or organization would like to help ring the bell, sponsor a fundraiser, or collect food for the food pantry, call the Kings Mountain Crisis Ministry, 704-739-7256. The Kings Mountain Crisis Ministry serves the Kings Mountain and Grover area.

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ARRESTS NOV. 20: Darrell Loyd Austin, 51, 914 Sherwood Lane, violation of 50B, no bond. NOV. 20: Gary Lee Owen, 49, 404 N. Tracy St., DWI, driving while license revoked, $1,000 bond, secured. NOV. 22: Larry Dean Slycord III, 40, 512 Monroe Ave., communicating threats, written promise bond. CITATIONS NOV. 17: Martinez Sanchez, 34, Charlotte, no operator’s license. NOV.19: Shellee D. Laws, 38, 404 Belvedere Circle, shoplifting. NOV. 19: Javier Maldonado, 55, 1325 W. Gold St., Ext., running red light. NOV. 20: Guy Bickley, 47, 403 Hillside Dr., failure to stop at the scene of a crash with a City of KM fire hydrant. NOV. 20: Charles Edwin Moss Jr., 40, Grover, aid and abetting driver under the influence of impairing substance and permitting unlicensed driver to operate a vehicle. He was also cited with no vehicle registration and fictitious tag. NOV. 21: Kimberly Ruff Sheppard, 40, 310 Range Rd., stop sign violation, reckless driving. NOV. 24: Lakesha Stephens, 34, 1127 Phifer Rd., shoplifting. NOV. 25: Edly Burgin Proctor, 32, 169 Ezra Rd., red light violation, fictitious tag, no insurance, borrowed

license plate. INCIDENTS NOV. 14: Cash Pro Pawn, 101 S. Battleground Ave., reported a customer pawned stolen property. NOV. 19: A resident of East End Dr., reported theft of an automobile tag. NOV. 19: A resident of Northwoods Dr. reported a break-in and theft of a pistol, Dell XP, gold watch, checks and damage to doors. NOV. 19: Wells Fargo, 125 S. Battleground Ave., reported check forgery. NOV. 20: Bridges Hardware, 301 W. King St., reported theft of a 1995 Chevrolet van. NOV. 21: Police are continuing investigation of a report of a Gastonia woman of suspected arson at a home on Parker Street in Kings Mountain. NOV. 23: A resident of Belvedere Circle reported larceny of a cell phone. NOV. 23: A resident of Fulton Dr. reported a breakin and theft of an I-Pad, TV, laptop computer, shotgun, rifle, estimated at nearly $2500. NOV. 24: A resident of W. Mountain St. reported a break-in and theft of a 46inch TV set estimated at $400. WRECK NOV. 16: A parked 2008 Suzuki on York Road was damaged $1500 by a hit and run driver. The car is property of Gastonia resident Pankaj Pankaj, police said.

No charges filed against driver in fatal accident The driver of a car that hit and killed a pedestrian Nov. 9 on Goforth Road in Kings Mountain will not be charged. Trooper J. Prescott of the N.C. Highway Patrol said that Donald Eugene Blanton, 25, 1300 W. Gold St. Ext., was walking east in the west bound lane on SR 2014 and was struck in the roadway by a 2007 Chrysler operated by Charles Thomas Deaton, 24, 138 Green Meadows Drive. Prescott said that Deaton was traveling west on SR 2014. He said the “pedestrian came to rest facing east off the right side of the roadway down in a ditch.” Estimated speed on impact was 35 m.p.h. in a 55 m.p.h.

zone, according to the report. Prescott said Deaton said he did not see Blanton who was walking after dark to his mother’s home a few houses down from where he was killed on Goforth Road. The Trooper said Deaton said he thought he had hit a deer in the road. The driver turned around and returned to the scene. Blanton’s wife, Jyara, said that night her husband was upset and walking to cool off. She said his mother was with him and was trying to get him to get in her car. Both women said Blanton usually had headphones on when he walked and talked on his cell phone.

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AAA estimated that more than 1 million people in NC traveled more than 50 miles from their homes over the Thanksgiving holidays. The average trip length for North Carolinians was around 600 miles round trip. The day before Thanksgiving is reported to be one of the busiest days of the year to travel. One way the NC Department of Transportation tried to decrease traffic prob-

lems was by stopping all construction on interstates as well as most state and US routes on Tuesday, Nov. 20. According to AAA, statewide gas prices were an average of six cents lower than this time last year. Prices on Wednesday, Nov. 21 were an average of $3.31, compared to $3.85 in September. Kings Mountain was a little higher, with the average gas cost being $3.39, while Grover’s gas averaged $3.07 throughout the holiday weekend.

Upcoming Hospice events TUESDAY, Dec. 4 - 10 a.m.-noon or 5-7 p.m. KM Hospice House Memory Making with Ornaments. Participants will have the opportunity to make holiday ornaments in memory of their loved one. Children are welcome if accompanied by an adult. Please RSVP to ext. 166 if you plan to attend. "Coping with the Holidays,'' a grief sharing group, will meet on Tuesdays Dec. 4,11,18 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Hospice Cleveland County Administration Building. Hospice will order holiday dinners for Hospice patients and families. Cost of a complete dinner of turkey/ham, three sides, homestyle rolls, dessert to serve 6-8 people for $50. Any contribution to help sponsor a holiday dinner is welcomed. Contact Hospice, c/o Holiday Dinner, 951 Wendover Heights, Shelby, NC 28150.


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Southern Power’s Plant Cleveland to celebrate start-up

National Hospice Care Month - Pictured L to R: Patti McMurry - Vice President of Access, Lee Ann Long - Vice President of Clinical Services, Myra McGinnis - Chief Executive Officer, Jenny Sharp - Vice President of Quality , all of Hospice Cleveland County, cutting a cake in celebration of National Hospice and Palliative Care Month.

Plant Cleveland, 240 Battleground Road, will cut the ribbon Tuesday, Dec. 4, marking the start-up of Southern Power’s 275-acre Cleveland County Generating Facility near Grover. The celebration will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. with plant tours following the ribbon-cutting. Southern Power broke ground for the two-phase power generation project and $400 million investment Oct. 13, 2009. The City of Kings Mountain made history with the signing of a 20year contract to supply raw water for the new industry. In full production in the second phase of the project, the generating facility could become the county’s second largest taxpayer with what officials envision as a billion dollar business. The plant goes on line with four combustion turbine units with a combined

Home for Christmas – Kings Mountain! by ELLIS NOELL The Christmas holiday season always seems to be a lot brighter in Kings Mountain, whether it’s the shimmering lights throughout the downtown or the bright smiles of the little ones as they greet Santa when he arrives on his Fire Truck Express! The “Home for Christmas� celebration in Kings Mountain kicked off last Tuesday with the Children’s Christmas Tree Lighting at Mauney Memorial Library, and all the decorations lit on Thanksgiving Eve. This year, on Saturday, Dec. 1, the Kings Mountain Family YMCA will kick off the 12th annual “Jingle Bell Rockin’ Run� at 10 a.m. with a 10k and 5k run through the tree-lined streets of the West End Historic District. It will start and finish at Patriots Park. A new entry to the west side of the park has been finished, in conjunction with the new restroom facilities and newly dedicated Patriots Memorial, and will be utilized in the race course. The Kings Mountain Historical Museum will also have activities planned for Saturday, Dec. 1 with an encampment of Civil War reenactors with the 38th NC Regiment, and a variety of period craft demonstrations, at the Commons behind the main exhibit hall. Following

the annual Christmas parade, the museum will re-open for candlelight tours of the Robert Barber Log House. The “Toys, Games & Trains� exhibit and model railway will be open throughout the holiday season as well. The Southern Arts Society will be open throughout the Christmas season with “Art for Christmas� at the old Southern Railway Station. This depot has been transformed from a gallery to a holiday gift shop full of artistic, unique gift items handmade by local artists. Affordable art abounds! Also on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., there will be a reception and Dutch treat luncheon at 238 Cherokee Grill (the old Battleground building) honoring Greco-Roman wrestler, Olympic Champion and former Kings Mountain resident Dremiel “Bamm Bamm� Byers. This will be an opportunity for the community to welcome and congratulate Bamm Bamm on his Olympic and Team USA wrestling successes. This 1993 graduate of Kings Mountain High School will later be escorted by the high school wrestling team during the annual Kings Mountain Christmas Parade. The annual Kings Mountain Christmas Parade will also be a part of the Dec. 1 activities, beginning at 3 p.m. Over 100 entries are ex-

pected including the Greenville CYO, the Loch Norman Pipe Band and the Kings Mountain High School Marching Band. Leading off the parade will be the color guard from the Marine Corps League NC Foothills Detachment 1164. Veterans are welcome to ride in the Marine transport truck in the parade. From the “Ghost Busters� white Cadillac ambulance to dignitaries, beauty queens and some of the best local dance groups, in all their Christmas sparkles, will be joining the other participants in one of the largest parades in the county. Of course, Santa will be there in his Fire Truck Express! The Express will also make a stop on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 1-3 p.m. at the Kings Mountain Historical Museum for a final check on those Christmas lists, and the children will have the opportunity to see a huge HO scale train set up. And, on Christmas Eve, luminarias will

glow throughout Mountain Rest Cemetery from 5:30 p.m. until midnight. Christmas just couldn’t be brighter than when you come “Home for Christmas – Kings Mountain.� Mr. Noell is the Events Coordinator for the City of Kings Mountain

capacity of 720 megawatts. Each will be able to produce 230,000 volts of electricity for transmission. Southern Power, the subsidiary of Southern Company, acquires, builds, manages and owns generation assets that have been constructed for the wholesale market. The company

owns and operates more than 7,500 megawatts with facilities in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and an additional plant committed for construction in Texas. The Grover plant is Southern’s second facility in North Carolina.

Lawnmower parade set for Dec. 16 Woodbridge Community residents will parade on decorated lawnmowers, bikes, classical cars, on a hay ride, and golf carts in the Charlie Gane Memorial Woodbridge Lawnmower Christmas Parade Sunday, Dec. 16, at 2 p.m. The parade starts at the top of Dunes Drive and travels onto Canterbury, Quail Hollow and other streets in the Woodbridge area. Residents who don’t walk or ride watch from their front porches and lawns and join in the celebration, which this year also includes caroling, a visit from Santa Claus and a festival of cookies immediately after the parade at 107 Quail Hollow Drive. “This is a community fun event that attracts kids and their families, grandparents and pets,’’ said Doug Sharpe. He said that the community goes “all out� with women baking Christmas cookies and everyone joining in to celebrate the holiday season. For more information call Doug and Norma Sharp, 704480-1608; Pat and Steve Bonino, 704-480-8603 and Nancy Quinn, 704-480-0554.

Preschool Storytime Storytime is held Tuesdays, at 10 a.m. for 3-5 years old, and Thursdays at 10 a.m. for ages 2 years and under, at Mauney Memorial Library, in the Community Room. Call 704-739-2371 and choose option 2 for more information.

          

     

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Dr. Jeff Hensley Pastor Kings Mountain Baptist Church Now I know that many Christians are uncomfortable with books like the Harry Potter series, but like other contemporary works of fiction, there are interesting elements in these books that may suggest some valuable spiritual themes, and we can appreciate those themes even if we don’t accept the strange world presented in the books. One of the interesting elements found in the fictional world of Harry Potter is a device known as the Pensieve. The Pensieve was a stone basin that was covered with

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mystical symbols and it permitted anyone who used it to view memories that had been previously stored in the form of glowing silver threads. A Pensieve would allow a person to view past memories in a sort of virtual reality fashion, almost as if they were real again, and these memories could be either their own or those of others. Although it might be nice to be able to have a wand that you could use as a flashlight at one moment or a tool to accomplish almost any other task at another moment, or an invisibility cloak under which you could hide and eavesdrop on the conversations of others, I tend to think I would prefer to have a Pensieve so as to relive my memories as if they were living realities. One of the most fascinating aspects of the Pensieve is that it per-

mitted people to see memories in their purest form. It didn’t matter if a person hadn’t remembered something exactly or failed to notice certain details in the first place, for the Pensieve corrected such human frailties and revealed events as they actually happened. Real memories are rarely like that because we all view events, activities and experiences from our own vantage point, and it is extremely difficult for us to stand completely outside of our own perspective and see life the way others experience it, or “walk in their shoes,” as people sometimes say. Now we human beings may need a special tool like a Pensieve in order to see life in its purest form, but Jesus did not need such a device in order to see each of us for who we really are. In fact, Jesus could look into a per-

son’s eyes and see their very thoughts, and so he really knew and knows what it is like to walk in our shoes. This also seems to suggest that God’s memory is crystal clear and no detail escapes God’s perception. This being the case, the promise that God’s forgiveness is accompanied by the assurance that He will “remember” our “sins no more” (e.g. Isaiah 43:25; Jeremiah 31:34; Hebrews 8:12) becomes all the more important. After all, God remembers even the minutest moment of our lives, and so it is an act of sheer grace that God chooses not to remember our sins. This is the sort of forgiveness that all of us need – the kind of forgiveness that forgets our sins so completely that even a Pensieve can’t recover them.

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Church Service Directory KINGS MOUNTAIN Long Creek Presbyterian Church 701 Long Creek Road 704-629-4406

New Life Family Worship Center 428 Oak Grove Road 704-739-9371

Love Valley Baptist Church 2032 Bethlehem Road 704-730-0075

New Way Missionary Baptist Church 105 Waco Road 704-724-0414

Macedonia Baptist Church 1101 S. Battleground Avenue 704-739-6811

Oak Grove Baptist Church 1022 Oak Grove Road 704-739-4833

Midview Baptist Church 703 Margrace Road 704-739-6711 Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church 220 N. Watterson Street 704-739-8354

Oak View Baptist Church 1517 York Road 704-739-7831

Mountain View Agape Church 506 Sparrow Springs Road 704-739-0160 Mt. Olive Baptist Church Compact School Road 704-739-4516 Mt. Zion Baptist Church 220 N. Watterson Street 704-739-8354

Pathway Baptist Church 3100 Parkdale Circle 704-734-0852 Patterson Grove Baptist Church 301 Oak Grove Road 704-739-5826 Peoples Baptist Church 1010 Groves Street 704-739-0398 Proclaiming the Word Ministries 7011 Cleveland Avenue

New Beginnings Church of Jesus Christ 541 Crocker Road 704-730-9507

Progressive Church of Our Lord 1001 Cleveland Avenue 704-734-1070

New Bynum Chapel Zion Church N. Cansler Street 704-739-2606

Resurrection Lutheran Church 600 Crescent Circle 704-739-5580

New Camp Creek Baptist Church 863 New Camp Creek Ch. Road 704-487-7128

Royal Praise Ministries 2055 Shelby Rd.

Featured Church of the Week: El Bethel United Methodist Church Saint Matthew’s Lutheran Church 201 N. Piedmont Avenue 704-739-7466 Second Baptist Church 120 Linwood Road 704-739-4216 Shady Grove Baptist Church 339 Shady Grove Road 704-739-8920 St. Paul United Methodist Church N. Cansler Street 704-739-1256 Sunrise Baptist Church 208 Mail Road 704-692-3007 Temple Baptist Church 612 N. Cansler Street 704-739-4716 The Favor Center Church 602 Slater Street

True Gospel Holiness Church 1608 Shelby Road 704-739-6764 Unity AME Zion Church 948 Unity Church Road 704-228-0328 Vestibule AME Zion Church 2175 Vestibule Church Road 704-739-7961 Westover Baptist Church 114 Westover Drive GASTONIA Bethesda United Methodist Church 3714 S. New Hope Rd Grace Community Advent Christian Church 206 West 3rd Avenue 704-739-9230 GROVER Bethany Baptist Church

Notice: In order to accommodate the number of churches in our communities, we will print two alternating lists of churches each week. If you don’t see the church you’re looking for, be sure to check next week.

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Annual “Toys, Games, and Trains� exhibit opens at Historical Museum BETH BROCK beth.kmherald@gmail.com

You never get too old for Christmas. Children, young and old alike, are enjoying the Kings Mountain Historical Museum’s annual “Toys, Games, and Trains� exhibit. The exhibit, which opened Saturday, Nov. 24, is an exhibit that folks look forward to each Christmas season. The museum is decked out for Christmas, welcoming everyone who enters. Old Salem Moravian cookies and cheese straws are available for purchase in the museum gift shop. The exhibit this year has expanded to include dolls, games, and other toys from years gone by. There are dolls from the 1930s with painted faces and hand made clothing. One of the dolls is modeled after Sonja Henie, a three-time Norwegian Olympic figure skating champion (1928, 1932, 1936). The Henie doll is on loan from Pat Plonk. There is a replica of Kings Mountain Farm Center, which was Ted Ledford’s store, circa 1954. It is on loan from Margaret Ledford. Many of the furnishings were made by the owner. A Howdy Doody board game is on loan from Pucky Nantz. Most of the toys are on loan from Kings Mountain residents or belong to the KMHM or Earl Scruggs Center and Cleveland County Historical Society.

KM PARADE: Santa comes to town Saturday at 3pm From page 1A KMHS wrestling team. Byers is the first Olympian from North Carolina to wrestle for the United States. He lives in Colorado. Prior to the parade, he will be honored from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. by 238 Cherokee Grill at a reception and dutch treat luncheon at the former Battleground Restaurant location on S. Railroad Avenue.

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Nathan Durden, grandson of Marie Rogers of Kings Mountain, is fascinated by the interactive train exhibit at the museum. Photos by Beth Brock

But what brings people back, year after year, is the interactive train exhibit which is set up by the Piedmont ‘S’ Gaugers. With a push of a button, kids of all ages can make a Ferris wheel spin around, launch a hot air balloon, as well as push buttons for other interactive features. The trains run around a small town and a wooded area covered with snow. There is a burning house with fire trucks and firemen putting out the fire. At the train station, people are hustling

around, possibly waiting on the train. The holiday exhibits will be on display until Jan. 5. * On Dec. 1, there will be Civil War re-enactors from 10 am – 2pm. Demonstrations include paper cutting, weaving, and spinning. From 5:30 – 8:30 pm, there will be candlelight tours of the Robert Barber Home. * On Dec. 15, Santa will be at the museum from 1 – 3 pm. Admission to the museum is free, but donations are appreciated. The KM Historical Museum is open Tuesday – Saturday, from 10 – 4 pm. It is open on Sunday from 1 – 4 pm during the Christmas season. The museum is located at 100 E. Mountain Street in Kings Mountain. Stephanie Walsh is the director/curator of the museum. For further information, Stephanie can be reached at 704-739-1019, or you can visit the museum at www.kingsmountainmuseum.org.

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HOLIDAY CLASSIC: opens at the Joy on Friday

A replica of Ted Ledford’s Kings Mountain Farm Center, circa 1954, is on loan from Margaret Ledford. Many of the furnishings were made by the owner. Photo by BRYAN HALLMAN

Howzer House opened to visitors

Fireman (Tyler Nelson) with all the Herdman kids (Dewi Eagan, Zoe Eagan, Turner Brown, Noah Johnson and Logan Locklair) tackling him in a scene from "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever". From page 1A

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The historic Henry Howzer House was open to the public Saturday. The house is owned by the National Park Service and borders Kings Mountain National Military Park. Throughout the day, there were two shuttles, pulled by tractors, to transport visitors from the parking lot to the home site. It was a refreshing ride, with a little chill in the air. The shuttles were provided by Ed Brown’s Rodeo of Blacksburg, and Buford Street Hardware of Gaffney. On the ride to the house, the Howzer family graveyard could be seen on the right. Arriving at the home site, one saw volunteers from the South Carolina Rangers and Kings Mountain Chamber of Commerce dressed in full costume from the Revolutionary War era. They were ready to provide information, or just a seat around the fire to chat. Inside the house, there were area artisans demonstrating their talents. Lynn Eskridge of Kings Mountain was busily weaving baskets. Thomas Kelly Pauley of York was painting an oil por-

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Shirley Brutko, of the Kings Mountain Chamber of Commerce, and Paul Des Rosiers, of the SC Rangers, provide information and a seat around the fire. trait, and Linda and Doug Bell of Kings Mountain demonstrated and sold beautiful paper cutouts called “Scherenschnitte,� which is German for scissor cuts. In the main room, two of Pauley’s finished portraits were on display. One of the portraits features Col. Frederick Hambright. Much of the Continental Army’s success in the Battle of Kings Mountain is attributed to Colonel Hambright. The other portrait is of Col.

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Kings Mountain freshman Tiffani Thompson passes the ball to teammate Monique Petty after grabbing a rebound in last week’s game with Shelby and Donald L. Parker Gymnasium. Kings Mountai won 52-48 in overtime.

KM girls open season with OT win over Shelby By GARY STEWART Kings Mountain High’s girls won only three games all of last basketball season, but got their 2012-13 season off to an exciting start Tuesday night at Donald L. Parker Gymnasium with a 52-48 overtime win over the Shelby Lady Lions. The Lady Mountaineers got outstanding play from several players, including last year’s go-to player Monique Petty, Taquisha Smith and newcomers Tiffani Thompson and Alecia Wade. Petty dominated play inside against a taller Shelby team with game-highs of 18 points and 25 rebounds. Thompson, a freshman who led Kings Mountain Middle School to the TriCounty Conference championship last season, chipped in 17 points and 20 rebounds. Wade, a junior transfer from Burns, scored only two points but was also a force inside, grabbing 12 rebounds and making several big plays in the fourth period as the KM ladies came from behind. Smith, who finished with eight points, got some key points from the wing and inside drives in the fourth quarter. Shelby broke out to an early lead and held the upper hand at the end of each of the first three quarters. The Lions were out front 13-6 at the first quarter break, 22-18 at intermission and 36-31 going into the fourth period. But strong inside play by the Lady Mountaineers brought them from behind in the final four minutes of regulation. They tied the game at 44-all with 2:29 remaining when Thompson rebounded two of her own missed shots,

Kings Mountain High placed five players on the All-Big South 3A Conference football team for the 2012 season. Mountaineers selected by the league coaches were senior quarterback Jonathan Clark, senior running back/defensive back Michael Douglas, junior running back DaShon Guest, sophomore offensive lineman Graham Keeter and sophomore wide receiver Xavier Johnson. Clark, a two-year all-conference selection, finished his Mountaineer career as the school’s all-time career passing leader. He hit 162 of 298 passes for 2,125 yards his senior year to give him a career total of 4,131 yards. He broke the old record of 3,921 yards set by Michael Roberts from 2005-2008. Roberts was a quarterback coach for the Mountaineers this season. Guest led the Mountaineers in rushing with 1,397 yards and scoring with 104 points. He became the 22nd player in Mountaineer history to rush for over 1,000 yards in a single season. He also caught 18 passes for 294 yards. Johnson had a school single-season record of 55 pass receptions. He accumulated 871 yards in the air, the most ever for a sophomore. With two years remaining he is already over half-way to becoming the school’s all-time See ALL, 3C

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Kings Mountain’s Chad Sanders drives the lane for a basket in last week’s loss to Shelby at the KMHS gym. and then scored. With two minutes left, Thompson grabbed another big rebound and passed it to Petty, who banked in a short jumper to put KM on top 4644.

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Mountaineer wrestlers beat Cherryville, Burns

Kings Mountain’s Taquisha Smith drives the lane against a tall Shelby defense in Friday’s non-conference basketball game at Parker Gym. KM won its opening season game 52-48 in overtime.

Kings Mountain High’s wrestling team opened its season last week with victories over Cherryville and Burns and a loss to 4A Hough of Charlotte. Colby Bailey (120 pounds), Markel Hemphill (160), Cody Griffith (220) and Zach Hayes (285) finished the week with unbeaten 3-0 records. The Mountaineers will compete in the Cleveland County Quad December 1 at 10 a.m. at Shelby High School. Their first home match is Tuesday, Dec. 4 at 6 p.m. in a trimeet with Bandys and Gaffney. KM 71, BURNS 12 120 - Colby Bailey (KM) p. Josh Barefoot 0:52; 126 - Tyler Moses (B) p. Marquise Camp 0:35; 132 - Taylor Smith (KM) won by forfeit; 138 - Alex Austin (KM), p. Steven Swink 1:51; 145 - Dylan Millson (B) p. Austin Butler 0:48; 152 - Elijah Whitaker (KM) p. Stephen Byrd 0:52; 160 - Markel Hemphill (KM) . Travon McDowell 0:57; 170 - Austin Champion (KM) tech fall Jules Bruchard 17-2; 182 - Jonathan Clark (KM) WBF; 195 - Mason Fleisher (KM) WBF; 220 - Cody Griffith (KM) WBF; 285 - Zach Hayes (KM) WBF; 106 - Zach Melton (KM) WBF; 113 - Cameron Sarvis (KM) p. Skylar Gilliland 3:32. KM 63, CHERRYVILLE 12 106 - Zach Melton (KM) p. Scott Jones

1:56; 113 - Anthony Stevens Š p. Cameron Sarvis 0:18; 120 - Colby Bailey (KM) p. Matt Frady 3:17; 126 - Matt Ryne Š p. Marquise Camp 0:50; 132 - Taylor Smith (KM) d. Jack Willis 9-3; 138 - Alex Austin (KM) p. Wes Frady 2:47; 145 - Collen Queen (KM) dec. Tanner Jones 10-8; 152 - Elijah Whitaker (KM) p. Erich Carpenter 1:24; 160 - Jonathan Clark (KM) p. Trevor Carver 1:41; 195 - Mason Fleisher (KM) p. Colton Brittain 1:48; 220 - Cody Griffith (KM) p. Justin Clark 0:39; 285 - Zach Hayes (KM) p. Dylan Reynolds 3:12. HOUGH 52, KM 18 113 - Brandon Lang (H) p. Cameron Sarvis 3:00; 120 - Colby Bailey (KM) p. Dean Weinberg 2:51; 126 - Trevor Tucker (H) p. Marquise Camp 1:59; 132 - Steven Owens (H) d. Taylor Smith 7-2; 138 - Tanner Russ (H) p. Alex Austin 0:56; 145 Adam Nivens (H) p. Patrick Owens 1:23; 152 - Jacob Efird (H) p. Elijah Whitaker 1:45; 160 - Markel Hemphill (KM) d. Sebastian Barreto 2-1; 170 - Palmer Maples (H) p. Austin Champion 3:23; 182 - Charles Smith (H) d. Jonathan Clark 10-5; 195 Austin Newell (H) major dec. Mason Fleisher 10-2; 220 - Cody Griffith (KM) p. Michael Rawlins 3:19; 285 - Zach Hayes (KM) d. Connor Brooks 8-5; 106 - Austin Powell (H) p. Zach Melton 0:40.

KM GIRLS: Open season with big win From Page 1B Mountaineers up 49-48, and that would prove to be the game winner. But, not before some anxious moments. Petty hit a free throw with 1:45 remaining to give the Mountaineers a 50-48 lead. Shelby missed several shots down the stretch and each time Thompson, Petty or Wade would get the rebound. Sophomore Talajah Hutchens hit the second of two free throws to put KM up 51-48 with 40 seconds remaining. Thompson rebounded a missed Shelby 3-point attempt with 17 seconds left, and Hutchens was able to hit one of two free throws with 10 seconds left for the final margin. First-year head coach Mike Harris, who assisted Amos Myles last season, was ecstatic to see his youngsters win on their first night out. “The girls were relentless tonight,� he said. “For the most part we played pretty good defense. We need to learn to take care of the ball better on offense.� The Lady Mountaineers

will likely be spending a lot of practice time trying to eliminate turnovers and being more consistent from the foul line. They hit only 15 of 34 from the foul line and turned the ball over 33 times. “That’s too much,� Harris said. “But I have to give the girls credit. Even when they let the tempo of the game get away from them, they went back and got a defensive stop. They just need to learn how to win and we took a step towards that tonight. They did a good job holding Shelby scoreless in overtime. That was a nice way to start the season.� Kings Mountain’s boys won the opening tip and took a 2-0 lead, but it was all Shelby after that as Aubrey Hollifield’s 2A power dominated the Mountaineers 9055. Shelby ran to a 26-4 first quarter lead and was on top 46-19 at intermission. The Lions led 70-36 going into the fourth quarter. Two returning starters who led the Lions to the 2A state semifinals last season put on a shooting and defen-

sive exhibition. Gabe DeVoe led all scorers with 26 points and Donte Falls scored 24 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and blocked five shots. Shelby hit 67% from the floor, including 74% from two-point land. Junior James Tillman was Kings Mountain’s only force inside with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Chad Sanders, making his first varsity start, added 10 points. The Kings Mountain teams were scheduled to host East Gaston last night. They travel to Cherryville Friday and Burns Tuesday. They have another date with Shelby on Friday, Dec. 7 at Shelby. GIRLS GAME KM (52) - Petty 18, Thompson 17, Smith 8, D. Roberts 3, Harris 2, Hutchens 2, Wade 2. Shelby (48) - Little 16, Littlejohn 12, Coleman 9, West 5, Browner 4, Kadaja 2. BOYS GAME Shelby (90) - DeVoe 26, Wray 12, Falls 24, Dorsey 6, Cannon 5, Hillman 7, Clark 3, Fuller 5, Webber 2.

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Kings Mountain wrestlers placed second in the North Meck invitational this weekend. KM had two champions Austin Champion and Cody Griffith. Front are Markel Hemphill, left, and Jonathan Clark, who finished second. Back row, left to right, Zach Melton (second), Alex Austin (third), Austin Champion (first), Colby Bailey (second) and Cody Griffith (first).

ALL CONFERENCE: 5 Mountaineers selected From 1B leading receiver. Douglas was one of the most versatile players for the Mountaineers, playing a number of positions. He started in the defensive secondary, and after Trevin Torres went down to injury midway of the season he began spending time at receiver and running back. He caught six passes for 56 yards and was the team’s #2 rusher with 256 yards on 37 carries. Keeter improved tremendously on the line after spending his freshman year on the JV team. At 6-4, 250 pounds he will be drawing a lot of looks from college scouts over the next two seasons. League champion South Point led in all-conference

selections with 11 and also had the offensive player of the year in fullback Tyler Bray, defensive player of the year in linebacker Daishon Davis, and coach of the year in Mickey Lineberger. Junior Kerrion Moore of Hunter Huss, who is the son of former Kings Mountain player Jeff Lockhart of Grover, was selected as special teams player of the year. South Point’s all-conference selections included Devan Robbins, Jaquan Brooks, Deonte Gaston, Jon Robert Stewart, Deion Jones, Aaron Biggerstaff, Mykel Davis, Nimar Smith, Tanner Muse, Richard Dunning and Camden Van Pelt. Second place Crest placed nine players on the team, including Jarrel Long, Dominique Roseboro, PJ Brooks, Jalin Moore, Quin-

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The Kings Mountain High wrestling team finished second in the Viking Invitational Saturday at North Mecklenburg High School. Standing left to right are Zack Hayes, Mason Fleisher, Marquise Camp, Zach Melton, Taylor Smith, Alex Austin, Austin Champion, Collen Queen, Colby Bailey, Nathan Davis, and Cody Griffith. Kneeling in front are Markel Hemphill, left, and Jonathan Clark,

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Government Kings Mountain City Council - meets last Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Kings Mountain City Hall, 101 W. Gold St. Cleveland County Board of Commissioners - meets on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 6 p.m. in the commissioners’ chambers, second floor, County Administration Building, 311 East Marion Street, Shelby. Cleveland County Sheriff’s Satellite Office opens – Meet Sheriff Alan Norman and share concerns every third Thursday in the month from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Kings Mountain City Hall.

Club Meetings Kings Mountain Rotary Club - Every Thursday, noon, at the Kings Mountain Patrick Senior Center, 909 E. King St. Southern Arts Society – Meets every first Tuesday of the month at the KM Art Center (Old Depot), 301 N. Piedmont Ave. Social time is at 6:30 p.m. and the program is at 7 p.m. Visitors are welcome. Kings Mountain Woman’s Club – Meets the 4th Monday of every month at 6 p.m. at the Kings Mountain’s Woman’s Club, East Mountain Street. Executive Board for Kings Mountain’s Woman’s Club – Meets the 2nd Monday of every month at 6 p.m. at the Kings Mountain’s Woman’s Club, East Mountain Street. Military Support Group – Meets every fourth Thursday of every month at Central United Methodist Church. In country Vietnam veterans breakfast group – Meets the 2nd Monday of every month, 9 a.m., at Mountain View Restaurant in Kings Mountain. Contact Steve Brown at 704-739-2725 for more information. KM Kiwanis Club – Meets each Thursday at 6:30 p.m. for dinner in the Community Room (lower level) at the Mauney Memorial Library, South Piedmont Ave. KM Lions Club – Meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month at 6:30 p.m. at Linwood Restaurant, 805 Cleveland Ave. Community Trustee Council Meetings for 2012: Thursday, Dec. 20, 5 p.m. at Cleveland Regional Medical Center

Hospice TUESDAY, Dec. 4 - 10 a.m.-noon or 5-7 p.m. KM Hospice House Memory Making with Ornaments. Participants will have the opportunity to make holiday ornaments in memory of their loved one. Children are welcome if accompanied by an adult. Please RSVP to ext. 166 if you plan to attend. "Coping with the Holidays,'' a grief sharing group, will meet on Tuesdays Dec. 4,11,18 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Hospice Cleveland County Administration Building. Hospice will order holiday dinners for Hospice patients and families. Cost of a complete dinner of turkey/ham, three sides, homestyle rolls, dessert to serve 6-8 people for $50. Any contribution to help sponsor a holiday dinner is welcomed. Contact Hospice, c/o Holiday Dinner, 951 Wendover Heights, Shelby, NC 28150.

16 at 7pm. THE ADULT CHOIR OF EASTSIDE BAPTIST CHURCH of Kings Mountain will present the Christmas Cantata, "Changed By a Baby Boy", this coming Sunday evening, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. to be followed by an afterglow fellowship in the church's fellowship building. Rev. Ron Caulder, pastor, welcomes everyone to this Christmas musical experience. Eastside is located at 308 York Road. FIRST WESLEYAN CHURCH, Waco Rd., has scheduled three Christmas events in December. The Children's Choir will present the musical drama "The Christmas Cupcake" on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 10:30 a.m. The Christmas cantata, "Comfort & Joy" will be presented on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. with an encore performance on Sunday, Dec. 23, at 10:45 a.m. The public is welcome at all services.

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Choral Society Fifty singers in the Cleveland County Choral Society will present the annual Christmas concert Saturday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 2, at 3 p.m. at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Shelby. Director is Ken Brooks, pianist is Susan Canipe. Admission is $5 and children under 12 are admitted free. The program will include a selection of sacred music, featuring cello, organ, bells and drums, a Nigerian Christmas song with drums and percussion. Featured numbers will include "Believe" from the movie, ''Polar Express," and '''Somewhere in My Memory'' from the movie ''Home Alone'' and a choral medley of six songs from the movie "White Christmas."

free program for adults, will be held Monday, Dec. 3 at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 10 a.m. at Mauney Memorial Library. Joanne Fisher will lead the hour of free ornament making in the Community Room. Space is limited. Sign up at the Main Service Desk or call 704-739-2371 option 3.

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Preschool Storytime – Tuesdays, 10 a.m., 3-5 years old, and Thursdays, 10 a.m., 2 years and under, at Mauney Memorial Library, in the Community Room. Call 704739-2371 and choose option 2 for more information.

All events, unless otherwise listed will be at the Kings Mountain Art Center (the old depot), 301 N. Piedmont Ave., 704-7395585. Events are free unless noted otherwise. The annual Open House and Art for Christmas show opened on November 18th and lasts the entire month of December. The Get Mugged date will be Saturday, December 8th from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. Mug selection will be on a first come, first serve basis. This will be a day for shopping for ticket holders and give the gift show a boost in sales as well. Paper Clay Workshop – Six class sessions for hand building and sculpting with paper clay. Teacher is Richard Lee. Class day and time to be determined. If you are interested please contact SASI at 704-739-5585 and leave your name and number and day/time preferred. Come Craft with Me – Arts and Crafts class for children in kindergarten through 6th grade. Teacher will be Lisa VanderLaan. Class will meet Saturday mornings for three hours, once or twice a month depending on response. Cost will be $15 per student, per session. Class is limited to 10 students. Start date and time to be determined. Interested parents please call 704-739-5585 to save a spot. Questions please email Lisa at craftwme@gmail.com The Shutter Light Group (the photography club) - meets the third Tuesday, monthly, at 6:30 p.m. The photography club focuses on how to take better photographs with informative programs and sharing techniques between members.

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All events, unless other wise listed will be at the Mauney Memorial Library, 100 South Piedmont Avenue, Kings Mountain. Ornament Crafting with the “Rag Bag”, a

Children are invited to wear their pajamas and join the library staff for a holiday snack, music, activities and a reading of “The Polar Express” Monday, Dec. 17, at 5 p.m. in the Community Room of Mauney Memorial Library, 100 S. Piedmont Ave. The movie will be shown at 6 p.m. Space is limited. Pick up your “ticket” in the children’s department before Dec. 17.

Special Events Greater Shelby Community Theatre is auditioning for the romantic musical "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change". Two men and two women, ages 30 up, are needed. Auditions continue tonight, Nov. 28 from 6-8:30 p.m. in the basement of the Arts Council. Come prepared to sing a capella. Performances for this musical are Feb.1-3 and Feb. 8-10. Kings Mountain Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a show by Commonwealth Gifts & Accessories at Kings Mountain Hospital Nov. 29 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., with proceeds to benefit auxiliary projects. Available will be seasonal flags, fashion jewelry, initialed accessories, handbags, personalized embroidered items and Christmas decor. On-site monogramming will also be available. The public is invited. Tryon Optimist Club basketball and cheerleading sign-ups for ages 5-12 will be held Friday, Nov. 30 from 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 1, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Tryon School Gymnasium. Grover’s Christmas parade will be held Saturday, Dec. 1. Line up starts at 10 a.m. with the parade kick-off at 11 a.m. There is no entry fee. Contact Anna Hughes 704-4737452 or ahughes87@carolina.rr.com; or Jackie Bennett - 704-937-7932 for more information. A pro-wrestling match featuring some of the best wrestlers in the area will be held at American Legion Post 155 on Friday, Dec. 7, at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Featured wrestlers are Rex Rumble, Young Guns, Sweet Ginger, and Train. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students and children.

Proceeds will be used by the American Legion to fund community projects. Santa’s Firetruck Express will visit various daycare centers in the city on Friday, Dec. 14. Officers with the Kings Mountain Fire Department accompany Santa on his visit to children. On Saturday, Dec. 15, Santa will visit children at the Kings Mountain Historical Museum from 1-3 p.m. This holiday season enjoy a family classic, “The Nutcracker” - the all time favorite story of Clara’s magical trip to the land of sweets, presented by Kimberla’s School of Classical Ballet. “The Nutcracker” will be performed at the Joy Performance Center, 202 S. Railroad Avenue, Kings Mountain. Performances are scheduled for Saturday, Dec.15 at 6 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 16 at 4 p.m. - doors open an hour before each performance. All seats are $10 and tickets are on sale at https://sites.google.com/site/kmnutcrackerballet/home For further information please contact Kimberla L. Burrows (704) 300-4130. Holiday bell-ringing for benefit of the Kings Mountain Crisis Ministry continues through Dec. 15 on each Thursday-Saturday. Volunteers will be stationed at Ingles, Love's Fish Box, Swoogers and Roses from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., at Loves Fish Box from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and at Food Lion only on Dec. 8 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Numerous church volunteers are conducting the bell ringing.

Inauguration tickets 10th District US Congressman Patrick McHenry’s office has set up a website for constituents to request tickets for the inauguration of President Barack Obama. Tickets to the inauguration can only be obtained through congressional offices, and the website will provide an easy to use system for those interested in attending the event. The office will distribute the tickets through a lottery which constituents can enter until Dec. 17. The website also provides a link for local schools and organizations that would like to participate in the inaugural parade. McHenry's Shelby office is located at 311 E. Marion St., Suite 119, Phone 704-4810578.

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NORTH CAROLINA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION CLEVELAND COUNTY BEFORE THE CLERK 12 SP 420 IN THE MATTER OF THE FORECLOSURE OF THE DEED OF TRUST OF RUTH H. LEWIS, KENNETH W. LEWIS and VICKIE LYNN LEWIS, Mortgagors, to TERRY PACK, Trustee; NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE WESLEY L. DEATON, Substi-

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Legals tute Trustee, BOOK 1639, PAGE 2372 FIRST NATIONAL BANK, Mortgagee. Dated August 24, 2004, recorded in Book 1424, at Page 1306 Securing the original amount of $26,000.00 Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in that certain Deed of Trust executed by Ruth H. Lewis, Kenneth W. Lewis and Vickie Lynn Lewis, described above, in the Cleveland County Public Registry; default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness thereby secured and the said Deed of Trust being by the terms thereof subject to foreclosure; and the holder of the indebtedness thereby secured having demanded a foreclosure thereof for the purpose of satisfying said indebtedness; and under and by virtue of an order entered in the within entitled and numbered action by the Clerk of Superior Court of C l e v e l a n d County, North Carolina on the 26th day of September, 2012, the undersigned Trustee will offer for sale at public auction to the highest bidder for cash at the Courthouse door in Shelby, North Carolina at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday the 7th day of November, 2012, the land conveyed in said Deed of Trust, the same lying and being in Cleveland County, North Carolina, and being more particularly described as follows: TRACT NO. 1 Lying and being located in Number (10) Township, C l e v e l a n d County, North Carolina, lying on the South side of Vic Randall Road (SR No.1623), being bounded on

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the East by Goode, on the South by other property being conveyed this day to the Grantees, and on the West by Lewis, and being described by metes and bounds as follows: BEGINNING at a railroad spike in the centerline of the rightof-way for Vic Randall Road (SR. No. 1623) and the Northeast corner of Vickie L. Lewis (Deed Book 1046, Page 320), said BEGINNING point being North 5206-40 East 48.12 feet from a pk nail in a headwall culvert, proceeding thence from said BEGINNING point, with the centerline of said right-of-way, South 86-35-41 East 154.79 feet to a nail, continuing thence with the centerline of said right-of-way, South 89-01-01 East 145.88 feet to a railroad spike (said railroad spike being located North 3013-15 East 31.29 feet from a rightof-way monument), Northwest corner of Paul N. Goode and wife, Josephene Goode (Deed Book 1231 Page 1937); thence with the West line of Goode, South 21-12-27 West 737.69 feet (passing an existing iron pin at 27.3 feet) to a new iron pin, a new corner, thence a new line through and dividing said land, North 58-58-05 West 388.97 feet to a new iron pin, a new corner and a point in the East line of Vickie L. Lewis (Deed Book 1046, Page 320); thence with the East line of Lewis, North 3100-00 East 582.04 feet to the place and point of BEGINNING, containing 5.00 acres, more or less, according to a survey of Sherry Lovelace by D. Dobbins Lattimore, R.L.S., dated August 23, 1999. TRACT NO. 2 Lying and being located in Number Ten (10) Township, Cleveland County, North Carolina, located on the South side of Vic Randall Road (SR No. 1623), but not touching same, being bounded on the North by other property being conveyed this date to the Grantee’s on the East by Goode and Cline, on the South by Wortman, and on the West by Lewis and being described by metes and bounds as follows: BEGINNING at a new iron pin on the East line of Vickie L. Lewis (Deed Book 1046, Page 320), said BEGINNING point located South 31-00-00 West 582.04 feet from a railroad spike in the centerline of the rightof-way for Vic Randall Road (SR No. 1623), proceeding thence from said BEGINNING point with a new line through and dividing said lands, South 5858-05 East 388.97 feet to a new iron pin, a new corner and a

point in the West line of Paul N. Goode and wife, Josephene Goode (Deed Book 1231, Page 1937), thence with the West line of Goode and continuing with the West line of Mark P. Cline and wife, Ruth B. Cline (Deed Book 1156, Page 374), South 21-12-27 West 609.43 feet to a pipe, Southwest corner of Cline and a point in the North line of J.D. Wortman and wife, Patsy G. Wortman (Deed Book 13-M, Page 90), thence with the Northeast line of Wortman, North 59-13-58 West 475.61 feet to a pipe in mica pit, North center of Wortman, East corner of Frank Hudson and April N. Hudson (Deed Book 1152, Page 1501), and South corner of Lewis, thence with the East line of Lewis, North 31-00-06 East 504.16 feet to the point and place of BEGINNING, containing 4.993 acres, more or less, according to a survey from Sherry Lovelace by D. Dobbins Lattimore, R.L.S., dated August 23, 1999. TITLE REFERENCE: See Deed at Book 1413, Page 1943 of the Cleveland County Registry. THIS PROPERTY HAS THE ADDRESS OF: 419 Vic Randall Road, Lawndale, NC 28090. This sale is made subject to all outstanding and unpaid Cleveland County and any city or town ad valorem property taxes as well as any and all other prior liens, defects and encumbrances involving said property, as well as a Clerk’s fee of $.45 per $100 on the purchase price. Notice is further hereby given that the successful bidder will be required to make a cash deposit not to exceed the greater of five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid or seven hundred fifty dollars ($750.00). Notice is further hereby given that the sale will be conducted pursuant to and subject to all of the provisions of Chapter 45, as amended, of the General Statutes of North Carolina. Notice is given that an order for possession of the property may be issued pursuant to N.C.G.S. §4521.29 in favor of the purchaser and against the party or parties in possession by the Clerk of Superior Court of the County in which the property is sold. Any person who occupies the property pursuant to a rental agreement entered into or renewed on or after October 1, 2007, may, after receiving notice of sale, terminate the rental agreement upon 10 days’ written notice to the landlord. Upon termination of any such rental agreement, the tenant is liable for rent due under the

rental agreement to the effective date of the termination. This the 26th day of September, 2012 By: _/s/_Wesley L. Deaton________ Wesley L. Deaton, Substitute T r u s t e e P.O. Box 2459 Denver, NC 28037 (704) 489-2491 KMH3501 (11/21 & 28/12) ________________ NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NORTH CAROLINA, CLEVELAND COUNTY Under and by virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Deed of Trust executed by DANNY C. GOFORTH to ALI P A K S O Y , Trustee, which was dated November 23, 2004 and recorded on November 23, 2004 in Book 1433 at Page 575, Cleveland County, North Carolina. Default having been made in the payment of the note thereby secured by said deed of Trust and the undersigned, C. ANDREW NEISLER, JR., Substitute Trustee ( Appointment of Substitute Trustee recorded in Book 1643 at Page 2369, Cleveland County Registry) in said Deed of Trust, and the holder of the note evidencing said indebtedness having directed that the Deed of Trust be foreclosed, the undersigned Substitute Trustee will offer for sale at the courthouse door of the county courthouse where the property is located, or the usual and customary location at the county courthouse for conducting the sale of December 4, 2012 at 10:30 a.m., and will sell to the highest bidder for cash the following described property in Cleveland County, North Carolina, to wit: BEING that parcel of land with all the buildings and improvements thereon, being designated as Lot No. 91 as shown on a map of the property of Burlington Mills Corporation (Phoenix Mill, No. 2 Plat) Kings Mountain, NC dated April 5, 1948 and recorded in Plat Book 5 at Page 46 of the Cleveland County Registry. Said property is commonly known as 26 Bennett Drive, Kings Mountain, NC 28086. Third party purchasers must pay the excise tax, and the court costs or FortyFive Cents (45¢) per One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) pursuant to NCGS 7A308(a)(1). A cash deposit (no personal checks) of five percent (5%) of the purchase price, or Seven Hundred Fifty Dollars ($750.00), whichever is greater, will be required at the time of the sale. Following the expiration of the

statutory upset bid period, all the r e m a i n i n g amounts are immediately due and owing. Said property to be offered pursuant to this Notice of Sale being offered for sale, transfer and conveyance “AS IS WHERE IS.� There are no representations of warranty relating to the title or any physical, environmental, health or safety conditions existing in, on, at, or relating to the property being offered for sale. This sale is made subject to all prior liens, unpaid taxes, any unpaid land transfer taxes, special assessments, easements, right of way, deeds of release, and any other encumbrances or exceptions of record, To the best of the knowledge and belief of the undersigned, the current owner(s) of the property is DANNY C. GOFORTH. An Order for possession of the property may be issued pursuant to G.S. 45-21.29 in favor of the purchaser and against the party or parties in possession by the clerk of superior court of the county in which the property is sold. Any person who occupies the property pursuant to a rental agreement entered into or renewed on or after October 1, 2007, may, after receiving the notice of sale, terminate the rental agreement upon 10 day’s written notice to the landlord. The notice shall also state that upon termination of a rental agreement, the tenant is liable for rent due under the rental agreement prorated to the effective date of the termination. If the Substitute Trustee is unable to convey title to this property for any reason, the sole remedy of the purchaser is the return of the deposit. Reasons of such inability to convey include, but are not limited to, the filing of a bankruptcy petition prior to the confirmation of the sale and reinstatement of the loan without the knowledge of the Substitute Trustee. If the validity of the sale is challenged by any party, the Substitute Trustee, in their sole discretion, if they believe the challenge to have merit, may request the court to declare the sale to be void and return the deposit. The purchaser will have no further remedy. C. Andrew Neisler, Jr. Substitute Trustee CLONINGER & NEISLER, P.O. Box 515 Kings Mountain, NC 28086 PHONE: (704) 7394766 FAX: (704) 7396485 KMH3502 (11/21 & 28/12) ________________ STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA IN THE FAMILY COURT OF THE FIFTEENTH JU-

DICIAL THE CIRCUIT COUNTY OF HORRY FILE NO. 2012-DR-26-525 Cynthia and Kenneth Little Plaintiff, vs. Cherish Lynn and Fred Wilson Pittman, III Defendants, Re: Fred Wilson Pittman, IV, minor under the age of eighteen NOTICE PURSUANT TO SECTION 20-7-7134 OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA CAROLINA CODE LAWS, 1976, AS AMENDED, a/k/a SOUTH CARLINA ADOPTION ACT TO: THE ABOVENAMED DEFENDANTS You are by served and given notice that there is now pending in the Family Court of the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit in Horry County, South Carolina, an action for the adoption of the above named minor child. Within (30) thirty days of receiving this Notice, you must respond in writing by filing with the Clerk of Court for Horry County, Family Court Division, Post Office Box 677, Conway, South Carolina 29526, YOUR NOTICE OF INTENT TO CONTEST THE ADOPTION PROCEEDINGS, YOUR NOTICE OF INTENT TO INTERVENE IN THE ADOPTION PROCEEDINGS, OR YOUR NOTICE THAT YOU OTHERWISE HAVE RESPONDED TO THE ADOPTION PETITION IN THE FAMILY COURT OF H O R R Y COUNTY. In your response, you must inform the Court and keep the Court informed of your current mailing address, as well as any changes in your address during the pendency of the adoption proceedings. Should you fail to respond as set forth above within thirty (30) days of receiving this Notice, your failure to respond shall constitute your consent to the adoption proceedings of the children, and you shall forfeit any and all rights and obligations which you have with respect to the above named child. You are further notified pursuant to Section 20-7-1720, Code of laws of South Carolina, 1976 as amended, that your failure to respond within thirty (30) days shall amount to consent, and that upon the entry of the Final Decree of Adoption any consent shall be irrevocable. Patricia M. Ferguson Attorney for the Plaintiff 4502 Highway 17 Bypass South Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 November 21,2012 KMH3503 (11/21, 28; 12/5/12) ________________ NORTH CAROLINA CLEVELAND COUNTY CASE NO. MC01211-0001 NOTICE OF HEARING


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Legals FROM 6B (AS FITNESS OF BUILDING FOR HUMAN HABITATION) TO: Property Owner(s) listed below: Danny and Brenda Gaddy, and any known or unknown owner(s) PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Director of Building Codes and Zoning Enforcement for the City of Kings Mountain, or her designated agent, shall conduct a hearing as to the fitness of that building for human Habitation, bearing the address of: 307 Edel St., Kings Mountain, North Carolina, C l e v e l a n d County. On the 11th day of December, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. Such hearing shall be held on the above date and at the time indicated at 1013 N. Piedmont Ave., Kings

Mountain, NC (Public Works, Conference Room) (location of Hearing) You may be present at such hearing and give testimony and also you may file a written answer to the Complaint. This hearing is being conducted pursuant to N.C.G.S. 160A-443 and Kings Mountain Ordinance Sec. 4156. This the 21st day of November, 2012. /s/ Holly Black Director of Building Codes and Zoning Enforcement City of Kings Mountain, North Carolina KMH3504 (11/28/12) NORTH CAROLINA CLEVELAND COUNTY CASE NO. MC01211-0002 NOTICE OF HEARING (AS FITNESS OF BUILDING FOR

HUMAN HABITATION) TO: Property Owner(s) listed below: Thomas and Winnie Hudson, and any unknown or unknown heir(s) PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Director of Building Codes and Zoning Enforcement for the City of Kings Mountain, or her designated agent, shall conduct a hearing as to the fitness of that building for human Habitation, bearing the address of: 311 Edel St.,Kings Mountain, North Carolina, Cleveland County. On the 11th day of December, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Such hearing shall be held on the above date and at the time indicated at 1013 N. Piedmont Ave., Kings Mountain, NC (Public Works, Conference Room) (Location of Hearing)

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Scrap Iron • Metals • Recycling • Aluminum Cans Appliances • Household Plastics Grades 1 & 2

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CONTAINER SERVICE FOR INDUSTRIALS

Owner/Stylist

Tin • Coppers • Brasses • Radiators • Zinc • Cast Iron • Steel

Ronda Hoyle, Stylist

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EDDIE L. WEBB & NATHAN DAVIS 8AM-NOON • 1PM-5PM PH: 704-922-5211 • FA: 704-922-7151 1305 PHILADELPHIA CHURCH ROAD • DALLAS, NC

Open Tue-Fri 10-6 and Sat 10-3

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915 N. New Hope Rd, Suite G, Gastonia (704) 671-2337 302 E. Dixon Blvd, Suite 1, Shelby (704) 406-9766 518 N. Generals Blvd, Suite B, Lincolnton (704) 735-5667

704.825.8648 709 S. Main St., Belmont

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The Kings Mountain Herald | www.kmherald.net

KMHS CAST "HAMLET" - Pictured is the Kings Mountain High School Theatre Department cast of "Hamlet - Zombie Killer of Denmark,'' which received several awards but did not move on recently from regional to state competition. "Down Came the Rain" won the Distinguished Play Award at regionals and state-level and both actors, Nick Lease and Justin Chapman, won acting awards at both levels. Back row, l-r, Amber Goins, Taylor Norman, Traci Dill (Director), Mason Dellinger, sound and lights, Rebekah Bridges, Glenn Lewis, Jordyn Peterson, Jack Pearson, Kellie Ford, Nick Lease, Beth Jennings, Justin Chapman, Kaylee Faile, Caleb Etters; second row, Hope Jordan, Anna-Marie Fulbright, Micah Waters; kneeling, Allison Simmons, kneeling, Anna Oakley, Chan Champion, Allen Williams, Celina Zinnerstrom; front row, Andrew Williams, leg up , Emily Gilbert, Taylor Rogers, leg up . Not pictured: Dan Treharne, Director KMHS Theatre Department.

November 28, 2012

SELECTED - Mallory Harris, a sophomore at Kings Mountain High School, has been selected to attend the Hugh O'Brien Youth Leadership (HOBY) seminar in June 2013. HOBY is a youth leadership development organization aimed at inspiring and developing the global community of youth to a life dedicated to leadership, service and innovation.

Kings Mountain High girls basketball coach Michael Harris yells encouragement to his players during last week’s season-opening game with Shelby at Parker Gym. The Lady Mountaineeers handed Harris an exciting 52-48 overtime win in his coaching debut.

Kings Mountain’s James Tillman drives the lane for two of his 19 points in Tuesday’s loss to Shelby at the KM gym.

Photo by Tammy Green Farley

Photo by Ellen Devenny

Thank You To our Sponsors & Volunteers for helping to make

A Huge Success! Kings Mountain freshman Tiffani Thompson shoots a free throw in last week’s win over Shelby at Parker Gym.

FOOD INSPECTIONS Photo by Tammy Green Farley

Photo by Tammy Green Farley

Sponsor List

Volunteers

Patriot Jacks Outfitters Oak Grove Auto Sales Innovative Pool Designs Dellinger’s Jewelry Shop Bridges Hardware Rogers Automotive Group Perfect Image Salon Butler Automotive Warlick & Hamrick Insurance Kerns Trucking Prescriptions Plus II Whiskey Mill Bar & Grill Young’s RV Blackwoods First Victory Inn - Future Days Inn 1 Life Nutrition, Health & Wellness

US Army National Guard Southern Experience Band The Bunch Design South Point HS JROTC UNCC Pershing Rifles KM Fire Department KM Police Department KM Rescue Team Chosen Civil Air Patrol, Shelby Shutterlight Photography Club Master Sgt. Messer, ARNG Mayor Rick Murphrey City of Kings Mountain

We Thank You! Starr & Jeff Finish Well RMS Timing Sports

And all of the individuals who gave their time

Facilities' inspections by the Cleveland County Health Department Nov. 19-23 included the following: Mountain View Restaurant, W. King St., 95.0; My Grandpa's Country Store, Bethlehem Church Rd., 95; Yamato Express, Shelby Rd., 97.5; East Elementary School Cafeteria 99; Washington Elementary School Cafeteria 99; West Elementary School Cafeteria 99; and Kings Mountain Care Center, 98.5.

BETHWARE Honor roll From Page 4B SECOND GRADE - Khalia King, Emma Caldwell, Jaleigha Adams, Hannah Morris, Sema Altikardes; THIRD GRADE - Makayla Jarvis, Joselyn Fowler, Emma Laughter, Karissa Poteat and Carson Merrill. FOURTH GRADE - Destiny Adams, Emily Carpenter, Katie Grindstaff, Nick Burrows, Rylie Carroll. SPECIAL AREA BUCCANEER BEARS -Music Bear: Mrs. Owens' First Grade Class and Mrs. Cochran's Second Grade Class; Art Bear - Mrs. Ozmore's

Kindergarten Class and Mrs. Scoggins' Second Grade Class; PE Bear - Mrs. Falcone's Kindergarten Class and Mrs. Cord's Third Grade Class; Library Bear - Mrs. Lori Ware's First Grade Class and Mrs. Brittain's Third Grade Class. BUS SAFETY AWARD FOR FIRST QUARTER BUS 26- Logan Patrick in Mr. Ramsey's class; BUS 70 - Aliza Edmonson in Mrs. Cord's Class; BUS 90 - Andrew D'Angelo in Mrs. Scoggins class; and BUS 129- Brent Gipson in Mrs. Schultz's Class.

KMH 11-28-12  

Kings Mountain Herald 11-28-2012

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