Bright blue sky and yellow
tulips...beautiful picture taken by Linda Brown.
Whitney Mitchell caught her cat
packed and ready to go on a picnic, even though the basket is
located on top of the kitchen cabinets! Sounds like this cat is
related to Garfield...
Shane Wallace of Spruce Pine caught
this big fish (largemouth bass) in Asheboro on April 18th. It
weighed in at 7 1/2 lbs and was 25 inches long!
These three cuties enjoyed a
little Easter fun. Photo by Ann Whitson.
You may not recognize him but you
can hear about this cat when you listen to "Murphy in the
Morning". This is one of the cats that was part of the package
when Murphy got married. This is "Felix the Great" when he was a
Vicky Hoilman took advantage of a
rare opportunity when this red-headed woodpecker flew into one
of her windows. He was dazed for a few minutes, which gave her
the chance to get this picture. He did recover and fly off.
Jim Wiedenhaupt (in hat) was one of the blacksmiths
demonstrating at this year's Blacksmith Festival in Spruce Pine.
The Festival was a big success again this year with a crowd of
people coming to watch the demonstrations and buy the
blacksmiths' work. Photo by Mary Marsh.
Happy Birthday Friday, May 12 to Kayla Laplante. Kayla will be
11 years old. Her mom, dad and brothers say "Happy Birthday. We
Timothy Whitson will celebrate
his10th birthday on Friday, May 12th. He is in 3rd grade at
Deyton Elementary. His proud parents are Rodney and Ann Whitson
of Spruce Pine. They say "Happy Birthday. We Love You. God Bless
azaleas everywhere. This photo was taken by Gwendolyn Tracy.
The Bears of Cub Scout Pack 501 recently
toured WTOE. Pictured (left to right) Eli, Henry, Noah, Levi, Sam
(brother of Jonah) and Jonah, along with WTOE's Dennis Renfro.
Nell Pendley is
having her 8Th birthday June 1st with her 3 little sisters Orla,
Rosie, Ruby and her little brother Rubin. Her parent is Jolene
Blevins and her grandparents are Wheeler and Orla W Pendley.
Gary and Karen
Ramsey, owners of Mitchell Glass would like to announce the
wedding of their son Daniel to Miss Jenny Miller of
Daniel is in the U.S AirForce. He is stationed in Colorado
Springs, CO. He is scheduled to deploy to Iraq in September.
They ask that you include him in your prayers.
Cody Laplante's 14th birthday is May
19th. A big "Happy Birthday! We Love You!" from his parents.
cute little kitten picture that you saw here a couple weeks ago
(if not, and you would like to see it, click
here to go to archives), now this is "Felix" all grown up!
What a beauty he is--though it does appear that he may have
shredded something....hear all about the "escapades of Felix" on
Murphy In The Morning on 1470-WTOE.
Vicky Hoilman took this photo of Columbine flowers
that are blooming now.
Carver Cook celebrates his first birthday with a bit
of cake. Carver is the son of John and Sherry Cook of Spruce Pine.
Rhododendrons are blooming
throughout the area right now. This photo of a hybrid red was
taken by Vicky Hoilman.
MCC’s Correctional Educators Conference’s keynote speaker was
Michael R. Napier, with the The Academy Group, Inc. Napier
served more than 27 years in the FBI, in positions in the
private and public sectors.
Cinnamon and Nutmeg, brown bear
cubs at Grandfather Mountain in 2004 when Hugh Morton took this photo.
Hugh Morton, owner of Grandfather Mountain and an accomplished
photographer died Thursday, June 1st.
Jr. will be leaving for basic training on June, 7th. Love
His Mom and Dad, brothers and sister say they love him, will
miss him and wish him well.
a student at MCC, received the John Wess Sides IV GED Memorial
Scholarship to assist in his goal of receiving a higher
Rhododendrons will hold center stage this next week
in Bakersville during the Rhododendron Festival. To hear more about the crafts
fair, the street dance, the car show and the pageant tune in to 1470 am - WTOE
for the Rhododendron Reports. Photo by Gwendolyn Tracy.
This is a yellow rhododendron,
brought back from the state of Washington in 1996 by A.G.
introduced the P.A.L. Program that paired up a current student
with a new student during summer registration. Pictured in front
is MCC new student April Solesby and in back is current MCC
student Debra Martinez
WTOE, Greg's Speedliner, Mitchell Glass street stock Monte Carlo driven by
Grindstaff Racing Team.
Norris Davis with NHRA Top Fuel
Rookie, Hillary Will in Bristol, TN.
Happy Father's Day to David LaPlante! From his wife and kids,
"We Love You!"
Hybrid Honeysuckle. Photo by Vicky Hoilman.
Gwendolyn Tracey took this photo of a
butterfly on an azalea.
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