October 16, 2019

MANUFACTURED HOMES

************     FIXER UPPER Mobile home for sale, $500. Must be moved. Call and leave message, 828-358-7185.  

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REAL ESTATE

************     3 BR, 2 BA HOME NEAR TOWN, 2 buildings. Call 828-632-5743 or 828-632-9063.  

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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

************ NOTICE TO CREDITORS     Richard Eugene Borner, c/o Caryn Lee Brzykcy Attorney at Law, having qualified as the Administrator of the Estate of Bernadette Ethelia Borner, deceased, late of Alexander County, North Carolina, notifies all persons, firms, and corporations having claims against the estate to present such claims to the undersigned at Post Office…

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Christmas Parade entries, Grand Marshal nominees sought

The Alexander County Christmas Parade is scheduled for the first Saturday in December, which is Saturday, December 7, 2019. This year’s parade is the 73rd annual edition of the opening of the holiday season in Alexander County! The deadline for Parade entries continues through the month of November. Beginning in December, there we be a…

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Zeb Vance (Bud) Marlowe, Jr.

Zeb Vance (Bud) Marlowe, Jr., 86, of Statesville, passed away Monday, October 14, 2019, at Gordon Hospice House in Statesville. Zeb was born April 13, 1933, in Alexander County, to the late Zeb Vance Marlowe Sr. and Eva Belle Lackey Marlowe. He was retired from Rubbermaid and thoroughly enjoyed gardening and sharing his produce with…

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Howard Clinton “Sonny” Moretz

Howard Clinton “Sonny” Moretz, 72, of Hickory, passed away at his res-idence on Sunday, October 13, 2019. Born March 3, 1947 to the late Howard and Francis Hill Moretz, Howard was a cloth cutter in the furniture industry, was an avid fisherman, and also enjoyed hunting and frying fish for family gatherings. In addition to…

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Cougars lose 17-point lead late; suffer heartbreaking loss to Pats

Birchfield, Caldwell lead Freedom to 46-42 win in Morganton By D.N. PENNELL, Jr. The Freedom Patriots rallied from 17 points down in the final stages of Friday night’s game versus Alexander Central to post a 46-42 win in Morganton. The Patriots scored 21 points in the final 5:14 to erase a huge Cougar lead in…

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Kimmy Mitchell

Kimmy Mitchell, 64, of Taylorsville, passed away on Friday, October 11, 2019 at Westwood Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Kimmy was born November 14, 1954, in Alexander County, the son of the late James “Jim” William Mitchell and Cecil Martha Margaret Fincannon Mitchell. He had worked as an electrician and was of the Baptist faith.…

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Catina Rae Joines

Catina Rae Joines, 43, passed away October 11, 2019 in Forsyth Medical Center. Born September 7, 1976, in Alexander County, to Roy Lee and Marion Elizabeth “Libby” Mitchell Joines, she was of the Baptist faith. Her life was wrapped up in her children and grandchildren. She loved kayaking and biking. Summer was for sun flowers…

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