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10/18/2017 - 11:26am
Elementary students at Garner-Hayfield-Ventura practice crawling to safety from a smoke-filled room during Fire Prevenation Week activities Friday, at GHV Elementary and conducted by the Garner Fire Department. The upper blue tarp represents smoke. Students learned the importance of crawlikng where the "good" air is. They also learn why they should never reenter a burning building and...
10/17/2017 - 2:01pm
  GARNER – The outpouring of support across the country that followed the wake of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria included thousands of volunteers who just wanted to help with the recovery effort. Michael Case of Garner was one of those volunteers. A veteran Red Cross volunteer, Cash spent two weeks in Dade County, Fla., where he...
10/17/2017 - 1:10pm
            Friday the 13th wasn’t enough to keep the people away from the sweet aroma of chili on Friday.             The Britt Chamber of Commerce held its 13th annual Chili, Salsa and Cinnamon Roll Cook Off in the West Hancock Elementary Gym before the...
10/16/2017 - 3:47pm
When post-season action is near, coaches like to see their teams peaking. With that being said, GHV cross-country coach Jeff Short no doubt has a good feeling heading into this week’s state qualifying race. The Cards made an impressive showing at Thursday’s TIC race, defeating some pretty strong programs on the way to another league...
10/10/2017 - 11:49am
GARNER – The saying “time is money” is especially true of the trucking industry. So, when Jerry Lewerke’s brother, Robert, lost a mud flap to his truck in 2012, that got Jerry to looking for a way to cut down on the time and expense involved making the repair. As Jerry explained, typically a truck will back up against a...
10/10/2017 - 10:50am
GARNER – On Monday, volunteers from several business and community organizations helped load a donated school bus with supplies for victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. Hurricane Harvey, a category 4 hurricane, struck Houston and the Texas Gulf Coast on August 25. The “Stuff the Bus” challenge was started by the non-...
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