Larry Andrews will be bringing the message at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Aug 12 at 9 AM. Campers in the park are invited to come as they are to worship in this historic church.
The Captain Samuel Johnson family reunion had a very good turnout last Sunday with around 75 people attending. Folks were there from California, New Jersey, Tennessee, Florida and from all over North Carolina. There was enough food there for at least three times the attendance!
Welcome Home Missionary Baptist Church will have a gospel singing and car show on Saturday, Aug 11 beginning about 3 pm. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be available. Pastor Rudy Rutherford and the congregation invite you to attend.
New books available at the Traphill Branch Library include “Touching the Sky” by Tracie Peterson, ”Let Love Find You” by Johanna Lindsey, “Hippopposites” by Janik Coat, “B is for Babar” Laurent De Brunhoff, “Llama llama hoppity-hop” by Anna Dewdney, “Finding Her Way Home” by Charlene Ann Baumbech, “The Nine Pound Hammer” by John Claude Bemes, “Summer Treasure” by Margaret McNamann, “Puzzled by Pink” by Sarah Francis Hardy, “The Duckling Gets a Cookie!” by Mo Williams, and “Huff & Puff Can You Blow Down the Houses of the Three Little Pigs?” by Claudia Rueda.
New DVDs ready to check include “Spellbound,” “Mr Mom,” “Pearl Harbor,” “Something’s Gotta Give,” “Rocky,” “Red Dragon,” J”Penny Serenade,” “Star Wars Trilogy,” Star Wars: Return of the Jedi,” Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back,” and Star Wars: A New Hope.”
Happy birthday wishes go to Betty Daye and Sandy Wiles on Aug 6, Pauline Hicks and Curtis Kennedy on Aug 9, Maxine McGrady, Brenda Watson, Irene Wiles and Skylynn Rae Johnston on Aug 10, Dare Couch on Aug 11, and Sandy Wood and Melissa Blackburn on Aug 12.
Happy anniversary wishes go to Tina & Kevin Parsons who celebrate their 7th anniversary on Aug 6, Don Ray & Louise Royall who celebrate their 58th anniversary on Aug 7, Barbie & Brian Combs who celebrate their 16th anniversary on Aug 9, and to Reba & John Robert Pierce who celebrate their 48th anniversary on Aug 11.
Traphill had a low temperature of 66.9 degrees on Aug 2 and a high temperature of 91.4 degrees on Aug 2. There was .7 inch of rain during the week of July 30—Aug 5.