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February 03, 2023

Minors charged with burglary, armed robbery

Four minors have been charged with burglary and armed robbery following an early morning home invasion in eastern Alexander County, according to Alexander County Sheriff Chad Pennell. The Alexander County 911 Communications Center received a call on Springfield Drive in Stony Point for a breaking and entering to a vehicle on February 2, 2023, at…

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Evelyn Wiles Barnes

Evelyn Wiles Barnes, 86, of Taylorsville, passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2023, at her home. Evelyn was born March 23, 1936, in Alexander County, the daughter of the late Emerson Peter Wiles and Minnie Johnson Wiles. She was a housewife, a poultry farmer, and a lifetime member of Linney’s Grove Baptist Church, where she…

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ACHS senior is heading to Stanford Univ.

Suppose a trip to college is more than 2,600 miles and takes 39 hours to get there. That’s the reality for Alexander Central High School senior Ana Gray, who has a full scholarship to Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, and starts in the fall, according to Dr. Denita Dowell-Reavis, Public Information Officer for Alexander…

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AUTOMOTIVE

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FOR RENT

************ STORAGE SPACE     For individual and commercial use as available. Choose your own size. (5’ x 10’), (10’ x 10’), (10’ x 15’), (10’ x 20’). ALL UNITS HAVE INTERIOR LIGHTS. TAYLORSVILLE MINI STORAGE across from Alexander Central High School. Call 632-6145. ************      1, 2, & 3 BEDROOM APARTMENTS for rent – Contact Us…

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FOR SALE

************      COPY PAPER: Letter, legal, ledger or cut to your specifications. White and color bond paper, index and cover weight, trespass notices, envelopes. The Taylorsville Times. Phone 632-2532.  

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GENERAL

************ TAYLORSVILLE HANDYMAN SERVICES Free Estimates Call Frank Truitt 828-205-0122 ************ Sipe Wholesale Co.     New hardware items; also, electrical, plumbing, insulation, plywood, power tools, bath tubs & vinyl floor covering. Moderate Prices. Phone 632-4881. ************ The Taylorsville Times SUBSCRIPTION RATES Print & On-line Editions (Payable in Advance) In Alexander County Six Months ……………   $21.40…

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LEGAL NOTICES

************ CO-EXECUTOR’S NOTICE     Having qualified as Co-Executors of the Estate of Ruby Ham Leonard, deceased, late of Alexander County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against said estate to present them to the undersigned on or before the 3rd day of May, 2023, or this notice will…

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WANTED

************     TIMBER WANTED – Pine or hardwood, 10 acres or more. Select or clear cut. Shaver Wood Products, Inc. Call 704-278-9291 or email: swpjimbo@bellsouth.net. ************     TIMBER WANTED — Now buying timber, large & small tracts, all timber considered, hardwood or pine. Also, will clean land & lots with timber or without. TEAGUE LOGGING…

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Gracie Mae Howell

Gracie Mae Howell, 93, of Taylorsville, entered into her eternal home on Tuesday, January 31, 2023, at Frye Regional Medical Center under Hospice care. Gracie was born April 8, 1929, in Alexander County, the daughter of the late William Will Teague and Bessie Poole Teague. She worked in the furniture industry for most of her…

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