September 20, 2019

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 OF MUNICIPAL ELECTION ALEXANDER COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA     A Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, in Alexander County to vote in the following contests: Town of Taylorsville Mayor and Town of Taylorsville Board of Commissioners. Only voters who reside within the Town of Taylorsville are qualified to vote in…

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Sunday water line break cancels service at 2 churches

A water outage affected several customers, including at least two churches, on Sunday morning, September 15, 2019. Alexander County Emergency Services Director Russell Greene noted that Alexander County water customers in the Liledoun Road and Cornerstone areas near Taylorsville experienced low water pressure Sunday morning. Crews with the City of Hickory, which operates and maintains…

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Herman Floyd Deal

Herman Floyd Deal, 76, of Johnny Wike Road, Taylorsville, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2019 at his residence. He was born October 10, 1942, in Alexander County, the son of the late Jones Franklin Deal and Vada Jenetta Bentley Deal. He was a US Navy veteran and a lifetime member of Salem Lutheran Church.…

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Gold City concert fundraiser is Sept. 28

It will be a banner year for Caring Hearts Pregnancy Center in Taylorsville. This year, explained Executive Director Denise Garnes, CHPC will converting to a medical center which will have on-site ultrasound availability. “We cannot wait for the opportunity to do scans in the future, allowing a mother/family to having their first ‘window’ into the…

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Davie Lynn Little

Davie Lynn Little, 62, of Taylorsville, began his eternal walk with Jesus on September 15, 2019. Born to the late Solon Alexander and Eula Mae Shoemaker, Davie graduated high school in 1977 from Laurel County High School in Kentucky, was a faithful member of East Taylorsville Baptist Church, and will always be remembered for his…

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Cougars start fast, blow past South Iredell

ACHS rebounds from Statesville loss to hammer Vikes By D.N. PENNELL, Jr. One week after a disappoint collapse and a loss to Statesville, the Alexander Central Varsity Football Team rebounded in a huge way with a dominating 48-7 win over the South Iredell Vikings on Friday evening, September 13, at Cougar Stadium in Taylorsville. Playing…

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Raymond Lee “Nuke” Minton, Jr.

Raymond Lee “Nuke” Minton, Jr., 77, of Millersville Road, Taylorsville, passed away on Friday, September 13, 2019 at Gordon Hospice House in Statesville. Raymond was born July 20, 1942, in Alexander County, the son of the late Raymond Lee Minton, Sr. and Zola Duncan Minton. He was a truck driver and had driven many years,…

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Lackey scores three TDs in JV Cougar win

ACHS downs South Iredell, 30-19 By D.N. PENNELL, Jr. Cam Lackey ran for 105 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Alexander Central JV Cougar Football Team to a 30-19 win over the South Iredell Vikings on Thursday evening, September 12, in Troutman. With the win, ACHS improved to 3-0 on the young season, while…

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Ricky David Williams

Ricky David Williams, 42, of Wilkesboro, passed away Thursday, September 12, 2019 at his home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Eddie Tharpe officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. Mr. Williams…

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