Stone Mountain News

By Ola K. Norman - For The Tribune

Bobby Trott will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church on March 4 at 9 a.m., weather permitting. If Stone Mountain State Park is closed due to bad weather, there will be no service.

Traphill Branch Library has several new books ready to check out including “High Treason” by DiAnn Mills, “I Survived the Children’s Blizzard, 1888” by Lauren Tarshis, “Look for Me” by Lisa Gardner and “The Masterpiece” by Francine Rivers.

Condolences go to the families of Ben Johnson, who died on Feb. 14; and Edsel Wiles, who died on Feb. 18.

Happy birthday wishes go to Gary Holloway on Feb. 20; Kenny Johnson, Lauren Foster Holcomb and Victoria Nester on Feb. 22; Opal Kennedy McDaniel, Myra Pruitt and Kendra Cothren Dawson on Feb. 23; Laura Wagoner, Janie Johnson, Nita Abbey and Alexandrea Sidden on Feb. 24; and Kristy Trivette, Jill Johnson Baker, Maxine Johnson and Brittany J. Casey on Feb. 25.

Happy anniversary wishes go to Sandy and Ronnie Wood, who celebrate their 16th anniversary on Feb. 23; and Michelle and Matthew Kennedy, who celebrate their 12th anniversary on Feb. 25.

Traphill had a low temperature of 32.3 degrees on Feb. 14 and a high temperature of 69.9 degrees on Feb. 15. There was .5 inch of rain during the week of Feb. 12-18.

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

By Ola K. Norman

For The Tribune