Last updated: July 21. 2014 3:13PM - 462 Views
By Ola K. Norman Onorman@wilkes.net

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Faith Baptist Church on the Traphill Road is having Vacation Bible School this week Wednesday through Friday at 7 p.m.

This is the last week of the Summer Reading Program at the Traphill Branch Library. Kids are encouraged to read to win prizes during the summer. On Tuesday,Ronald McDonald was there to show us his new tricks and how much he likes to read. On Thursday, Ms. Becky will have a story time program at 11 a.m.

New books ready to check out at the Traphill Branch Library include “The Ice Dragon” by Geroge R. Martin, “You Can’t Eat Your Chicken Pox, Amber Brown” by Paula Danziger, “Rags and Riches” by Mary Pope Osborne & Natalie Pope Boyce, “The Art of Soap Making” by Marilyn Mahr, “Home at Last Chance” by Hope Ramsey, “Cold Case at Camden Crossing” by Rita Herron, “Finding Perfect” by Susan Mallery, “Christmas at Cardwell Ranch” by B.J. Daniels, “Justice is Coming” by Delores Fossen, and “The Boneshaker” by Kate Milford.

Larry Norman will be bringing the message next Sunday at Garden Creek Baptist Church at 9 a.m. Campers in the Stone Mountain State Park are invited to come as you are to worship in this historic church.

Congratulations to Macie Bell and all the members of her ball team from Memorial Park that won first place on Sunday. Jaden Hutchison was on another team that won fifth place.

Let me know when your kids do something great so I can let everyone know about it.

Get well wishes go to Dennis Norman, who had surgery this week.

Condolences go to the family of Hilda Anderson English, who died last week.

Happy birthday wishes go to Wanda Lou Pierce, Shirley Pruitt, Matthew Kennedy, Donald Francis and Billie Lyon on July 21; Wanda Hutchinson and Joanna Simons on July 22; Amanda Miller and Will Spicer on July 23; Shane Jolly, Shane Prevette and Zachery Faircloth on July 25; Claude Smith, Ayla Pruitt and Zendoline Adams on July 26; and Breanna Lambert and Willow Grace Kennedy on July 27.

Happy anniversary wishes go to Jim and Paula Byrd, who celebrate their 30th anniversary on July 21; Jim and Lois Billings, who celebrate their 19th anniversary on July 22; and Ruth Ann and Jonathan Mathis, who celebrate their second anniversary on July 27.

Traphill had a low temperature of 59.7 degrees on July 17 and a high temperature of 92.6 degrees on July 14. There was .3 inch of rain during the week of July 14-20 in Traphill.

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