Harvest Festival set for October 12

By Sylvia Dickson   Think October: fall settling on the air…temperatures dropping…leaves turning gold, red, yellow and orange…marshmallow roasting and storytelling by the campfire…and French Camp Harvest Festival. Saturday, October 12, 2013 is the date for the French Camp Harvest…

County residents helping OCC

From press reports   Operation Christmas Child is in full swing in Winston County. “Let’s get started working on our boxes,” said the committee Operation Christmas Collection Week is November 18- 25, 2013. Be prepared; pack a shoebox for a…

Let’s Park

Lynne Cunningham provides an update on the happenings at Legion State Park. Legion State Park Friends Meet The Friends of the Legion State Park held a quarterly meeting at the Legion Lodge on September 12 at 10:00 a.m. The primary…

Thames named to ECCC Athletic Hall of Fame

  Marcus Thames is the only former East Central Community College baseball player to experience a 15-year career in Major League Baseball. Not only did he “experience” a long career, his first at-bat resulted in a home run and he…