The Primitive Quartet from Candler will be in concert at Old Roaring River Baptist Church on the Longbottom Road on Saturday at 6 p.m. The doors will open at 5 p.m. A love offering will be taken. For more information, call 336-957-0860.
Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church will have a special singing on Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. Featured singers will be James Yarboro and Presley Barker.
There will be a business meeting at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Nov. 14 at 4 p.m. Anyone interested in this historic church is invited to the meeting.
The Friends of Traphill Branch Library will have a meeting on Nov 14 at 2 p.m. Everyone interested in the library is invited to this meeting.
The Friends of Traphill Branch Library still have a used book sale set up at the Traphill Tan & Tone on Traphill Road from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Stop by and check out some really great books.
New books available to check out at the Traphill Branch Library include “2nd Watch” by J.A. Jance, “To be sung underwater” by Tom McNeal, “The Hunter” by John Lescroart, “The Gift” by Wanda E. Brunstetter, “Hunting Shadows” by Charles Todd, “The Acts of Christmas” by Wanda Wingler (a local author), “Born to Darkness” by Suzanne Brockermann, “Country” by Danielle Steel, “The Melody Lingers on” by Mary Higgins Clark, and “Cleared for Planting” by Janice Cole Hopkins.
Old Roaring River Baptist Church has called James Pardue to be its pastor.
Get well wishes go to Walsie Johnson, who was in the hospital last week.
Happy birthday wishes go to Robin Whittington on Nov. 5; Walsie Tharpe, Natalie Mathis and Ryan Hall on Nov. 7; and Scott Anderson, Rebekah Cranford and Noah Mathis on Nov. 8.
Happy anniversary wishes go to Betty and Fred Billings, who celebrate their 57th anniversary on Nov. 1; Penny and Ricky Dancy, who celebrate their 14th anniversary on Nov. 2; April and Justin Price, who celebrate their ninth anniversary on Nov. 4; Patty and Michael Hutchison, who celebrate their 38th anniversary on Nov. 5; Julia and Ed Trivette, who celebrate their 10th anniversary on Nov. 6; and Lynn and Allen Hudson, who celebrate their 37th anniversary on Nov. 6.
Traphill had a low temperature of 41.9 degrees on Oct. 31 and a high temperature of 67.8 degrees on Oct. 30. There was 2.7 inches of rain in Traphill during the week of Oct. 26-Nov. 1.
Ola K. Norman may be reached at 336-957-8920 or Onorman@wilkes.net.