May 8 (The Inn at Celebrity Dairy 10:00 – 3:00 pm)

May 8 – The Inn at Celebrity Dairy (10:00 – 3:00 pm): Gloria – our spokes-goat – welcomes you to Celebrity Dairy (Siler City). Here you’ll meet her chorus line of “hoofers” at the Goat Hilton when they assemble for twice daily milking.  Following time-honored French farmstead techniques, we transform their milk into fresh goat cheese, or chèvre. Its taste is inextricably tied to its place of origin – our particular... [Read More...]

April 30 – National Park Week (10:30 – 12:30 pm)

April 30 – National Park Week (10:30 – 12:30): we will travel to all the Town’s parks today and enjoy the beautiful weather!  We will meet at the Campbell House parking lot at 10:30 am.  After touring the parks, we will enjoy lunch at Pressbox Grill.  Cost is $2r/$4nr (transportation only).  Sign up by April 15.  Min/Max: 5/15 Contact: Rynet Oxendine 692.7376  Read More →

April 14 – The Barn Dinner Theatre (The Color Purple) 11:00 – 7:00 pm

April 14 – The Barn Dinner Theatre (11:00 – 7:00 pm): We will travel to Greensboro, NC to enjoy a Sunday matinee and buffet – style lunch.  We will enjoy the play, “The Color Purple.”  Based on the classic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker and the moving film by Steven Spielberg. It is the unforgettable and inspiring story of a woman named Celie, who finds the strength to triumph over adversity, and discover her unique voice... [Read More...]

Car Care Month (12:00 – 1:00 pm)

We will have a representative from Perry Brothers to come out and discuss how to maintain vehicle to keep it running as long as possible.  You will learn how to maintain tires, proper oil maintenance, etc.  This program is free to the public.  Sign up by April 1. Event takes place at Douglass Community Center at 1185 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Southern Pines, NC 28387.  Contact number: 910-692-7376  Read More →

March 14 – Irish – American Heritage Month (12:15 – 1:00 pm)

Irish-American Heritage Month is a special proclamation issued yearly by the United States President or Congress to honor the achievements and contributions of Irish immigrants and their descendants living in the United States. The heritage month is in March to coincide with the Irish national holiday on March 17, Saint Patrick’s Day. Heritage Months are usually proclaimed to celebrate centuries of contributions by a group to a country.  A... [Read More...]

March 2 – National Pig Day (Pik ‘N Pig; 11:00 – 1:00 pm)

March 2 – National Pig Day (Pik ‘N Pig; 11:00 – 1:00 pm): United States to celebrate the pig. The holiday celebration was started in 1972 by sisters Ellen Stanley, a teacher in Lubbock, Texas, and Mary Lynne Rave of Beaufort, North Carolina.   According to Rave the purpose of National Pig Day is “to accord the pig its rightful, though generally unrecognized, place as one of man’s most intellectual and domesticated animals.”... [Read More...]

March 30 – A Southern Season (10:00 – 3:00 pm)

Southern Season (Chapel Hill) is the premiere destination for specialty foods and products. Since its creation in 1975, Southern Season has been known for the breadth and quality of its gourmet foods, wines, housewares, and cookware. A food lover’s paradise with exciting and innovative products from vendors local to international, Southern Season offers over 50,000 items sold in-store and online. With a belief in southern hospitality and a passion... [Read More...]

HomeChoice Network – Licensed Home Care Agency

HomeChoice Network, Inc. 910.944.1116 260 Magnolia Square Ct. Aberdeen, NC 28315 www.hchoicenet.com HomeChoice Network, Inc. is a locally owned and operated Licensed Home Care Agency. The owners are hands on operators with over forty years of long-term care experience. Our mission is to provide services that will enable seniors to cope with the requirements of independent living while remaining in the familiar surroundings of home, wherever they call... [Read More...]

Getting the most value for your home

The single most important component of getting the most value for your home is a three pronged proposition. Price it right with a prelisting appraisal ; keeping the asking price ahead of the market curve. Insure that the working condition of the home is in tip top shape and make the commitment to turning your home into a house, so that the buyer can visualize their things, and not yours, as they preview the sellers property. If all three of these... [Read More...]

Eliminate Additives for Cancer Prevention

While there have yet to be studies showing that additives, nitrates or preservatives can change the course of multiple myeloma and other blood cancers, there have been laboratory studies over the past several years showing these products to be carcinogenic in animal models: meaning, they are causing cancer. Best rule of thumb is to reduce or eliminate unnecessary additives, preservatives and nitrates from your diet. Eliminate or reduce your reliance... [Read More...]

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