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Real Hope 2012 is coming to Macon County Fairgrounds on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Last year, local churches joined together to help provide for the needs of many people from the community at Real Hope 2011.

The Macon Christian Ministerial Association and other participating churches will be offering free lunch, haircuts, oil change vouchers and bibles. Participants will be entered into drawings for various gifts. Testimonies and live music from local bands will be presented. A special area for children will be available. Counseling will be available for many needs. Visit with representatives from local non-profit organizations.


‘After 5 Women’s Connection’ recently met at the Boiler Room in Franklin.

Hosting Candi Moore (R) collection coordinator for “Locks of Love,” Tina Pyle (L) of Franklin donated approximately 12 inches of her own hair for “Locks of Love.”




Dale and Joy Holland wed April 8, 1972.

Dale and Judy Holland celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on April 8.

They were married at Longview Baptist Church on April 8, 1972.

The Hollands have two children, Jennifer Stanley and Jessica LiBasci, and one grandchild, Jeneva Stanley.



The Western North Carolina Alliance is inviting the community to join us for the “Renewing Our Roots” spring gathering, to honor and celebrate WNCA’s founding in Macon County.

The event will be April 14 in Franklin.

Several free family-friendly activities will be offered throughout the day, culminating in a barbecue dinner and live music celebration at the Memorial United Methodist Church where WNCA’s founder, Esther Cunningham, was a member.

Mrs. Cunningham, a Macon County native, was 64 years old when she founded the Alliance in 1982. It is the only grassroots environmental advocacy focused solely on conserving Western North Carolina’s natural heritage.



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