May 05, 2021

Snookie Pennell Childress

Snookie Pennell Childress, 87, of Wilkesboro, went home to be with her Lord on Thursday morning, April 29, 2021. Snookie was born on June 8, 1933, to the late “Doc” William and Ruby Jane Pennell. Snookie grew up in East Taylorsville Baptist Church. She will be lovingly remembered for spoiling her grandchildren, supporting her husband’s…

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Gov. to Relax State’s Outdoor Mask Mandate

Today, April 28, 2021, Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy K. Cohen, M.D. gave an update on the state’s current data, trends and vaccination progress. As the state’s metrics and key indicators remain stable, Governor Cooper also signed an Executive Order outlining safety measures for the month…

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ETBC recognized by Town Council

CHURCH RECOGNIZED FOR ASSISTANCE — Prior to their work session on April 27, 2021, the Taylorsville Town Council recognized East Taylorsville Baptist Church for hosting two large COVID vaccine events recently. Shown above, left to right: Mayor Pro Tem Kenny Poole, Pastor Jamie Steele, and Mayor George Holleman; back row – Councilwoman Kim Brown, with…

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Pediatric Therapy Network now open

      In January 2021, Pediatric Therapy Network, a Children’s Therapy Clinic, began construction on their newest location at 545 NC 16 Hwy S in Taylorsville. The group opened this new office on April 19, 2021, for their full-service pediatric therapy clinic to better serve the Alexander area. The clinic is designed to meet each child’s…

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Bid approved for Courthouse Park

Commissioners also hear updates on Wittenburg Access Area improvements, sewer grant, COVID-19, budget Construction will begin soon on the new Courthouse Park as the Alexander County Board of Commissioners approved a bid for the project at their Monday, April 26, meeting. David Icenhour, Executive Director for the Alexander County Economic Development Corporation, recommended the low…

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Davis “Sonny” Atwell Hendren

  Davis “Sonny” Atwell Hendren passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, in his home after a long and fulfilled life. He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Coleen Hendren; his three daughters, Teresa, Kim, and Donna; his five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was born to the late Fred and Daisy…

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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. ************      2015 TRAVEL TRAILER, 23 ft., twin axle, Flagstaff Micro Lite, only used 3 times. $12,500…

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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. ************      NEEDED IMMEDIATELY – vinyl siding installer. Also need someone to call paint and clean up. Pay starting at $12 if unexperienced, more for experienced workers. Call 828-758-0694 between…

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