October 15, 2018

Bears maul Limestone 63-17 on Homecoming 2018

  Offensive Explosion Sends Lenoir-Rhyne to Sixth Straight Win HICKORY, N.C. – The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team exploded for its highest scoring output since 1975 in a 63-17 destruction of Limestone on Homecoming Weekend. The Bears scored the most points in nearly 43 years when they put up 69 against Davidson under Head Coach Jack Huss.…

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Cougars hammer McDowell, 49-0

Three backs surpass 100 yards in Alexander’s one-sided win By D.N. PENNELL, Jr. Three ACHS running backs surpassed 100 yards rushing as the Varsity Cougar Football Team rolled to a 49-0 win over the McDowell Titans on Friday night, October 12, in Marion. The Cougars rebounded from back-to-back losses to Watauga and Freedom with a…

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Celebrating National Newspaper Week Oct. 7-13

Community journalism matters because communities matter [Editor’s Note: The following article is offered here in celebration of newspapers, including community papers like The Taylorsville Times, during National Newspaper Week, Oct. 7-13.] By Matt Geiger Executive Editor News Publishing Co. Black Earth, WI   “Everything in this newspaper is important to someone.”   It’s become something…

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Alexander has high flash flood risk from Michael

Update — According to the National Weather Service and North Carolina emergency personnel, Tropical Storm Michael will cross the Midlands of South Carolina today (Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018) and move northeastward toward Raleigh, NC, Thursday evening. The center of the circulation will pass just southeast of the Upstate and the Charlotte metropolitan area. Due to…

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Murder trial suspect returned behind bars

A local man who is the defendant in a murder case has been denied pre-trial release and is back in jail following his arrest on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. Jason Dean Clary, of Hiddenite, stands charged with murder in the shooting death of Travis Harold, also of Hiddenite, at Clary’s home on April 11, 2016.…

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Alexander Central announces weather related athletic changes

JV Football and Men’s Soccer contests postponed The Alexander Central Athletic Department has announced the following schedule changes due to inclement weather: JV Football Game against McDowell for  (10/10/18) has been postponed and is rescheduled for Monday, November 5 at 6:30pm JV and Varsity Men’s Soccer Games scheduled at Freedom for  (10/10/18) have been postponed…

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AUTOMOTIVE

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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 October 31, 2018. Call 635-5555, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ************ STORAGE SPACE     For individual…

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FOR SALE

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