Stone Mountain News

By Ola K. Norman - For The Tribune

The Friends of Traphill Branch Library will have a yard sale set up at the Traphill Tan & Tone on Traphill Road on Dec. 5 beginning at 8 a.m. If you have donations for them, drop them off at the Tan & Tone. No clothes please since they don’t have any room for them.

New books available to check out at the Traphill Branch Library include “The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton Poet” by Don Tate, “Max the Brave” by Ed Vere, “The Wonderful things you will be” by Emily Winfield Martin, “Only a Kiss” by Mary Balogh, “All the Stars in the Heavens” by Adriana Trigliani, “War Room Prayer is a Powerful Weapon” by Chris Fabry, “Pretending to Dance” by Diane Chamberlain, “Red Queen” by Victoria Aveyard, “Confessions the Murder of an Angel”by James Patterson, “The Lopsided Christmas Cake” by Wanda E Brunstetter, and “The Mistletoe Inn” by Richard Paul Evans.

The Friends of Traphill Branch Library are collecting your empty printer cartridges and old cell phones. Drop them off at the library or Traphill Grocery or Traphill Tan & Tone.

Yale Huie will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Dec 6, weather permitting, at 9 a.m. and the Crabgrass Band will be singing. The bridge on the Longbottom Rd near Grissel Tail Road is being replaced so you need to use the Grissel Tail Road or the John P Frank Parkway Road. I heard that the road will be closed about six weeks to replace the bridge.

Traphill Baptist Church will have a Hanging of the Green on Sunday, Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. Refreshments will be served in the fellowship hall after the service. Pastor Mike Caldwell invites everyone to attend.

Congratulations to Chad & Anna Robinson Spicer on the birth of a son, Ryland Michael Allan Spicer, born on Nov 14. Ryland has a big sister, Emily and a big brother, Gavin. Proud maternal grandparents are Howard & Bernice Kennedy Robinson and great grandmother, Maude J. Kennedy. Paternal grandparents are Jeff & Darlene Spicer.

Congratulations to Daniel Pruitt & BreAnna Colbert on the birth of a son, Maddix Daniel Pruitt, born on Nov 29. Proud paternal grandparents are Chris & Penny Pruitt and great grandparents Jarvie & Alice Pruitt. Maternal grandparents are Jennifer & Daryl Colbert and great grandparents Helen & Abel Castilleja and great grandmother Jeanette Wood.

Get well wishes go to James Bell who was badly injured in a car wreck Sunday morning.

Happy birthday wishes go to Marty Dennis on Dec. 1, Michael Hinson & Abram Francis on Dec. 2, Christopher Wiles on Dec. 3, and David Brinegar, Gloria Walker, Rosie Castevens & Hope Prevette on Dec. 4.

Happy anniversary wishes go to Linda & Rex Harrold who celebrated their 48th anniversary on Nov. 25, Alicia & Chris Ray who celebrate their ninth anniversary on Dec. 3, Barbara & Michael Sellers who celebrate their 44th anniversary on Dec 4,

Karen & Timothy Prevette who celebrate their 18th anniversary on Dec. 5, Lori & Brian Mathis who celebrate their 12th anniversary on Dec 6, and Sharon & Steve Gambill who celebrate their 24th anniversary on Dec 6.

Traphill had a low temperature of 28.7 degrees on Nov. 24 and a high temperature of 67.8 degrees on Nov. 28. There was only a sprinkle of rain in Traphill during the week of Nov. 23—29.

Ola K. Norman may be reached at 336-957-8920 or

By Ola K. Norman

For The Tribune

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