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    Vet committee to maintain memorial, ties

    With the Garner Veterans Memorial constructed, more than a year old and paid off, the organization that organized its construction is disbanding, or, you could say, transforming.


    Garner area celebrates Independence

    Despite an early rain threat in Garner, weather ultimately cooperated for the town’s biggest event of the year on July 3. Meanwhile sparkling weather greeted Cleveland’s day-long festivities on July 4, though crowds and participation have fallen off over the years.


    Cleveland to celebrate July 4

    Cleveland’s Independence Day celebration will run all day long, providing a wide array of activities from music to the pick-up ballgame to fireworks and is expected this year to draw about 1,500 people.


    Garner preps Independence Day bash

    This year the Town of Garner hopes to again hold its Independence Day celebration when it belongs: July 3.


    At 40, Meals on Wheels still delivers

    Meals on Wheels celebrated its 40th anniversary with lunch and cake at a packed dining hall at the Garner Senior Center. The event was marked by a speech by the mayor, Ronnie Williams.



    Lesley Vann Warren and David Bradley Jernigan, both of Wilmington, were married on Saturday, April 12, 2014, at half after four o’clock in the afternoon at Winter Park Baptist Church in Wilmington.


    Cox ~ Johnson

    Mr. and Mrs. George Patton Johnson of Smithfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Maggie Parrish Johnson, to Addison Reed Cox. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Alan Cox, Jr. of Garner.


    Able to Serve to host Spring Gala

    Able to Serve, Inc. will host a 2014 Spring Gala from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 11.


    Celebrating 50th Anniversary

    Feb.15th-Congratulations and may God continue to bless you both !! We love you!



    Mr. and Mrs. David Lee McCain of Raleigh are please to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Katherine McCain to Charles Thomas Shaw of Wilmington.

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