June 21, 2021

Jennie “Elaine” Dagenhart

On Sunday, June 20, 2021, Jennie “Elaine” Dagenhart left this world and joined her Heavenly Father. Elaine was born on November 17, 1942, in Alexander County, to the late Rayford Wike and Doris Earp Wike Jenkins. Elaine was a member of Salem Lutheran Church. She loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She also enjoyed shopping…

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Billy Wayne Key

Billy Wayne Key, 47, of Morganton, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 19, 2021, at his home. Billy was born August 17, 1973, in Alexander County, the son of Bobby Key of King, and Sherry Kerley Hammer of Taylorsville. He was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed fishing and playing games with his children. He…

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Concert set downtown on June 18th

Hiddenite Arts and Heritage Center’s 2021 Summer on the Square Concert Series kicks off tonight, Friday, June 18, in downtown Taylorsville. These Concerts take place from 6:00-8:00pm on the Fridays listed below on the Courthouse lawn, at the east entrance to the Courthouse. Food trucks will be available. Those attending should bring chairs, blankets, and…

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Town Council approves budget

By MICAH HENRY In a short meeting held on Tuesday, June 15, the Town Council of Taylorsville voted unanimously to approve the 2021-2022 Town Budget. Mayor George Holleman called the meeting to order and Councilman Jack Simms gave the invocation. The budget as approved is $4,851,814 which is $603,541 increase (14.2 percent) over the current…

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Harris named Times’ Father of the Year

  By MICAH HENRY This Father’s Day, many local residents are thankful for their fathers, and that is especially true for the family of Mr. Robin Harris, of Taylorsville. His daughter Harley Harris Mabry, also of Taylorsville, who wrote the winning essay in The Times’ 2021 Father of the Year Essay Contest, sat down to…

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AUTOMOTIVE

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ESTATE SALE

************      ON-LINE AUCTION being done by Think Pink Auctions, Aimee Cozad ncal# 9417. Absolute Estate auction for Colleen Hammer of Taylorsville. Preview for auction will be FRIDAY, 6-18, from 11 am to 3 pm, and SATURDAY, 6-19, from 1 pm to 4 pm. ADDRESS 288 Northwood Park, Taylorsville. Part 1 of the auction is Sunday,…

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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 or 828-275-5091. ************     NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS to rent 2 bedroom mobile…

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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. ************      AR-15 RIFLES, AR-15 PISTOLS & AMMO for sale. Call 704-929-9727.  

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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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