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 Traphill Branch Library include “Things I Never Told You” by Beth Vogt, “Threads of Suspicion” by Dee Henderson, “To the Moon and Back” by Karen Kingsbury and “Together Forever” by Jody Hedlund.

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. Call the library at 336-957-2534 to see what they’re doing this week.

Happy birthday wishes go to Jackie McGrady on July 2; Charity Hutchison, Olive Thomas and Libby Grace Pierce on July 4; Clay Barnhill and Denise Kennedy on July 5; and Tony Johnson, LeAnn Bell, Randy Combs and Larry Sparks on July 8.

Happy anniversary wishes go to Roger and Wanda Sparks, who celebrate their 35th anniversary on July 3; and Mitchell and Tammy Spicer, who celebrate their 25th anniversary on July 7.

Traphill had a low temperature of 68.5 degrees on June 29 and a high temperature of 84.9 degrees on July 1. There was 1.8 inches of rain during the week of June 25-July 1.

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

By Ola K. Norman

For The Tribune