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A group of residents and students from Western North Carolina will embark in Early March of 2012 on a trip to the Central American country of Panama, donating ten days of their lives. While in Panama they will do renovation work, provide medical assistance and distribute needed supplies to remote rural schools and clinics.

“I am happy to be a part of a group that is diverse in age, background, and beliefs, and in a very short time provide some meaningful changes in the lives of people less fortunate than ourselves,” said Charles Wolfe, a State Farm agent in Sylva.

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Elbert and Martha McConnell of Franklin announce the engagement of their daughter, Hope Mc- Connell to David Mauck, son of Ben and Brenda Whitmire of Clayton, Ga., A summer wedding is planned.

Invitations will be sent.

 

 

Longtime Rotary Club of Franklin member JC Jacobs, founder of Peoples Department Store on Main Street was recently recognized at the Nov. 9 club meeting as he celebrates his 93rd birthday.

 

 

 

for holiday toy drive to benefit military children

Operation Homefront of North Carolina and Dollar Tree, Inc. have joined forces again this holiday season to gather holiday gifts for military children in North Carolina. The toys will be donated by customers of the more than 4,000 Dollar Tree and Deal$ stores nationwide.

The Operation Homefront of North Carolina toy drive is part of a nationwide campaign by Operation Homefront and Dollar Tree, now in its fifth holiday season.

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