Stone Mountain News

Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church will be having a Bingo night Saturday, beginning at 5 p.m. There will be hot dogs, nachos, popcorn and drinks for sale. All proceeds go to help needy families in the community.

Larry Norman will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church Sunday at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to worship in this historic church within the boundaries of Stone Mountain State Park. Campers are encouraged to come as they are.

This year’s Summer Reading Program at Traphill Branch Library theme is “Every Hero Has A Story.” On June 30, there will be a Story Time program at 11 a.m.

New books ready to check out at Traphill Branch Library include “Llama Llama Trick or Treat” by Anna Dewdney, “Dot and Dash eat their dinner” by Emma Dodd, “Silly Snacks: Cooking with kids” by Louis Weber, “Race Car Driver” by G. Caviezel, “Smelly Locker” by Alan Katz, “Titanic Cat” by Marty Crisp, and “The Magic Trap” by Jacqueline Davies.

New DVDs ready to check out include Katie Holmes in “First Daughter,” “Last Ounce of Courage,” “The Treasure of the Sierra Madre,” “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close,” “How to Lose a guy in 10 days,” “The Right Stuff,” and “The Watcher in the Woods.”

Get well wishes go to Kay Hawkins and Charlie Richardson, who have been in the hospital recently.

Condolences go to the families of Donald Johnson and Wayne Holbrook, who died last week.

Happy birthday wishes go to Matt Triplette on June 22; Morrigan Whitley, Daniel Sidden and Roger Brown on June 23; Troy Porter on June 25; Jon Kennedy, Claude Nichols and Linda Anderson on June 26; Kendall Shumate, Bobby Billings, Hunter Ratliff and Alicia Wood on June 27; and Alisha Lovett Mabe and Denita Wiles on June 28.

Happy anniversary wishes go Michael and Angel Sidden, who celebrate their second anniversary on June 22; Boyce and Hilda Cleary, who celebrate their 43rd anniversary on June 24; Mike and Rosetta Spicer, who celebrate their 42nd anniversary on June 24; Angela and Scott Ratliff, who celebrate their 20th anniversary on June 24; and Bill and Louise Barnhill, who celebrate their 52nd anniversary on June 28.

Traphill had a low temperature of 67.6 degrees on June 16 and a high temperature of 95.1 degrees on June 16. There was .9 inch of rain during the week of June 15-21.

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

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