Stone Mountain News

By Ola K. Norman - For The Tribune

Larry Norman will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church Sunday at 9 a.m., weather permitting. If the Stone Mountain State Park is closed due to bad weather, there will not be a service.

New books available to check out at the Traphill Branch Library include “Dorothy Must Die Stories: No Place Like Oz, the Witch Must Burn, the Wizard Returns” by Danielle Paige, “The End Game” by Catherine Coulter, “”Lady of Light” by Kathleen Morgan, “Last Ragged Breath” by Julia Keiler, “The Murder House” by James Patterson, “The Photograph” by Beverly Lewis, “Max the Brave” by Ed Vere, and “The Mistletoe Inn” by Richard Paul Evans.

The library is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. till 6 p.m. (closed for lunch from 1 to 2 p.m.), Wednesdays from 9 to 11 a.m., and the second and fourth Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (closed for lunch from 1 to 1:30 p.m.).

Arlo and Doris Holbrook Anderson have been visiting family for a few days and will probably be here another week. They can be found at her cousin’s Dale Harris. Stop by and visit with them.

Condolences go to the family of Carrie Bowers Billings, who died on Christmas Day.

Happy birthday wishes go to William Myers, Brody Billings and Zeb Johnson on Dec. 28; Bobby Nichols on Dec. 29; Lillian Holbrook and Courtney Pierce on Jan. 1; and Helen Wyatt, Macie Bell, Rebecca Jolly, Ralph Hamby and Cathy Sidden on Jan. 2.

Traphill had a low temperature of 33.8 degrees on Dec. 21 and a high temperature of 73 degrees on Dec. 27. There was 3.2 inches of rain in Traphill during the week of Dec. 21-27.

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

By Ola K. Norman

For The Tribune

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