Stone Mountain News

By Ola K. Norman - For The Tribune

Derick Barker will be preaching at Garden Creek Baptist Church at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Campers in the park are invited to come as they are.

New books available to check out at the library include “Home is where the heart is: The Dakota Series” by Linda Byler, “Honeysuckle Dreams” by Denise Hunter, “I’ve Got My Eyes on You” by Mary Higgins Clark, “Miss Julia Raises the Roof” by Ann Ross and “Mornings on Main” by Jodi Thomas.

Summer Reading Program is now underway at the Traphill Branch Library. This year’s theme is “Libraries Rock” and there are some great programs planned for the summer.

Traphill Fire Department will have its annual meeting on Friday at 7 p.m. Everyone who lives within the fire district is invited to attend.

Congratulations to all the graduates in the area. You have a lot to look forward to now.

Condolences go to the family of Arliene Eller LeFever, who died on June 2. Arliene is the sister of Maxine Johnson.

Happy birthday wishes go to Jeremiah Taylor on June 1; Barbara Johnson and Amber Elizabeth Garris on June 4; Christy Hutchison and Brendan McLain on June 5; Melanie Johnson-Wagoner on June 6; Pam Caudill on June 7; Rebekah Grace Daye on June 8; and Leroy Bell on June 10.

Happy anniversary wishes go to Jamie and Susan Johnson, who celebrate their anniversary on June 4; Lloyd and Doris Bryant, who celebrate their 42nd anniversary on June 6; Autumn and Josh Wiles, who celebrate their ninth anniversary on June 6; Jessica and Josh Gregory, who celebrate their ninth anniversary on June 6; and Carl and Reveley McGrady, who celebrate their anniversary on June 9.

Traphill had a low temperature of 64.7 degrees on June 1 and a high temperature of 86.7 degrees on June 3. There was 2.2 inches of rain during the week of May 28-June 3.

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

By Ola K. Norman

For The Tribune