February 21, 2020

Snow falling in Taylorsville

Conditions have combined to produce a thickly falling snow as of mid-afternoon on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, in Taylorsville and the vicinity. Alexander County Schools dismissed at 12 noon on Thursday, ahead of the snow. Due to the inclement weather, all three early voting sites in Alexander County will be closing today (2/20/2020) at 5:00pm. Also,…

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Hiddenite Junior Beta kicks off first year, qualifies for Nationals

In Fall 2019, seventeen students at Hiddenite Elementary School were inducted into the first Junior Beta Club chapter in Alexander County Schools, stated Charles Draper, Principal at Hiddenite Elementary. These students reflect the pillars of the Beta Club in their pursuit of academic excellence, service, and leadership. Meeting every Wednesday without fail, students quickly identified…

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AUTOMOTIVE

************ Hillside Motors, Inc. Easiest Place To Buy A Car With a Down Payment, You’re APPROVED!!     Down Payments starting at just $500. Celebrating Over 30 Years! We are the bank! Over 100 cars and trucks to choose from. Call or visit us online at HillsideMotorsInc.com, or 828-327-3713. Credit issues? Bad Credit – No Credit?…

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FOR RENT

************ 1/2 OFF 1st  MONTH (With Ad)     A-1 Mini Storage, 414 Hwy. 16 North, 4/10 mile from Kentucky Fried Chicken. 5×5 to 10×30 with high security locks. Starting at $25 per month. U-Haul truck rentals available. AD EXPIRES February 29, 2020. Call 635-5555, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ************ STORAGE SPACE     For individual…

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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. ************     Use Seal N Heal® to seal wounds on dogs & cats with a bitter taste to prevent gnawing, allow healing. Rogers Mill 828-632-3052. (www.kennelvax.com)…

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GENERAL

************ 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 One Year………………..  $34.24 24 Months………………  $63.13 Out of County Rates…

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HELP WANTED

************     NEED ONE PERSON for help with grading, septic systems, etc. Need 4 people to help set modulars & DW’s. JW CONSTRUCTION. Call 828-632-8420. ************     TAKING APPLICATIONS for a lead teacher at Millersville Child Development Center. Please call 828-635-0530. ************     FARM ASSISTANT NEEDED – Some heavy lifting. Text 828-640-3545. ************     FREIGHTMASTER,…

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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. ************ WE BUY ANTIQUES     Clean out attics, garages, basements, barns & estates. Buying junk cars, trucks, vans, hauling off scrap metal, appliances, mowers. Buying advertising clocks, thermometers, signs, lineberry…

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LEGAL NOTICES

************ RESOLUTION TO ADOPT TIME FOR COUNTING OF ABSENTEE BALLOTS MARCH 3, 2020 PRIMARY ELECTION     On December 5, 2019 the Alexander County Board of Elections met at its office at 370 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC and adopted the following resolution: WHERAS, North Carolina General Statute 163A-1315 (2) authorizes a county board of elections…

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Montgomery chosen for East/West All Star Game

Record setting back is 13th Cougar to garner a spot in prestigious game Wittenburg resident Steven Montgomery has been selected to play in the 2020 East/West All Star Football Game planned for Wednesday, July 22, in Greensboro. The game is played each year in conjunction with the North Carolina High School Coaches Clinic in Greensboro.…

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