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  1. Postal worker pleads guilty to detaining mailRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    CHARLOTTE A former U.S. Postal worker pleaded guilty Tuesday to detaining and delaying U.S. mail in Cleveland and Rutherford counties. Gary Wayne Collins, 53, of Forest City, appeared before Magistrate Judge Dennis Howell, of the U.S. District Court in western North Carolina, on Tuesday, where he pleaded guilty to to one count of unlawfully destroying, detaining and delaying U.S. mail, a charge that carries a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine, according to a news release from Jill Westmoreland Rose, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina.

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  2. Postal worker admits he failed to deliver mail for yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    A former North Carolina postal worker has admitted hoarding thousands of pieces of mail at his home for a decade. News outlets report Gary Wayne Collins of Forest City pleaded guilty Tuesday to failing to deliver mail along his rural route in Rutherford and Cleveland counties.

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  3. Mail-hoarding postman pleads guilty to failure to deliverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    ... He told the investigators that he planned to retrieve and deliver the mail later. Six weeks later, at Collins' Forest City home, postal inspectors found a partially collapsed building filled with undelivered and weather-worn mail. Collins consented ...

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  4. N.C. postal worker pleads guilty for detaining, delaying mailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gaston Gazette

    ... to detaining and delaying U.S. mail in Cleveland and Rutherford counties. Gary Wayne Collins, 53, of Forest City, appeared before Magistrate Judge Dennis Howell, of the U.S. District Court in western North Carolina, on Tuesday, where he pleaded ...

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  5. NC postal worker admits he failed to deliver mail for yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSOCTV

    ... hoarding thousands of pieces of mail at his home for a decade. News outlets report Gary Wayne Collins of Forest City pleaded guilty Tuesday to failing to deliver mail along his rural route in Rutherford and Cleveland counties. Court documents show a ...

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  6. Mongolian Music in the ClassroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | KIMT

    Students at one local elementary school got quite the cultural lesson Monday, as a group from Inner Mongolia stopped by to share their songs and customs. Laughs and smiles filled Forest City Elementary as students sat and listened to Mongolian music.

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  7. Golden Lions storm past KM to reach finals Feb 15 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Star Online

    FOREST CITY - It's not anything as glamorous as a dunk or 3-point shot; but sometimes, there's nothing more important to a basketball team's offensive success than proper spacing.

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  8. North Carolina's Marshall Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | FishingWorld

    Chris Marshall of Forest City, NC, weighed a 5-bass limit totaling 22 lb, 9 ozs, Saturday to win the 2st T-H Marine FLW m South Carolina Division tournament on Lake Murray. / Chris Marshall of Forest City, North Carolina, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 22 pounds, 9 ounces, Saturday to win the first T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League South Carolina Division tournament of 2017 on Lake Murray.

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  9. Elnita Bailey JolleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    ... a daughter, Rita Traylor and husband, Ben of Boiling Springs, NC; a son Eddie Jolley and wife, Rebecca of Forest City; a sister, Helen Hullett and husband, Kate of Mooresboro; three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She is preceded in ...

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  10. Gospel Music Report: Royal Quartet picks up where it left off Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Star Online

    ... as neither am I! You can hear the Royal Quartet at 5:30 p.m. Monday at Chuck's Family Pizza, 128 Plaza Drive, Forest City. Go out and listen to some good singing and enjoy some delicious pizza. 11th Hour recently celebrated their three number one ...

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  11. James Thomas MannRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Daily Times

    James Thomas Mann, 80, of Sunshine, NC, died Monday, February 6, 2017, in Forest City, NC. Fishing was James's passion and he spent many hours fishing and camping with family and friends.

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  12. Shirley TaschenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Observer

    Shirley Taschenberg, age 91, of Rutherfordton, North Carolina, died Jan. 23, 2017 at SECU Hospice House, Forest City, North Carolina, from complications following a stroke. She was born in Lorain, Ohio on Feb. 20, 1925 to Margaret and Horace Smith.

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  13. $5 million pledge toward football operations building only part of McNair's impact on USCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Post and Courier

    ... were fundraising, and he and Mrs. McNair have stepped up to help us move forward." Although McNair was raised in Forest City, N.C., his connections to the Palmetto State run deep. Janice McNair is an Orangeburg native and Columbia College graduate, ...

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  14. Peggy Joan HardinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    Peggy Joan Hardin, age 81, of Eastside Drive, Forest City, passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at the Hospice House of Rutherford County with her loving family at her side. Peggy was the daughter of the late Dewey Leonard Hardin and Annie Haulk Hardin.

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  15. Facebook to build Next Data Center in Odense, DenmarkRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Converge! Network Digest

    Facebook has selected Odense, Denmark as the location for its next data center, joining Prineville , Forest City , LuleA , Altoona , Fort Worth , Clonee , and Los Lunas facilities as one of the cornerstones of its global infrastructure. The new data center will be built with Open Compute Project hardware designs and will be one of the most energy efficient to date.

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  16. Security Industry Specialists to lay off 96 in Forest City after losing Facebook contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Local Tech Wire

    Security Industry Specialists Inc., which provides security solutions for companies, retailers, events, and people internationally, will permanently lay off all 96 employees at its Forest City, North Carolina facility, due to the loss of its contract at the Facebook Data Center located at 408 Social Circle. Over 80 percent of the employees to be laid off are security specialists.

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  17. Benefit concert to help Gatlinburg fire victims Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Star Online

    ... Road, Charlotte. 704-620-2019. Craig Ledford, 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9, Chuck's Family Pizza, 128 Plaza Drive, Forest City. 828-395-2034. The Kingdom Heirs, 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, Temple Baptist, 701 Littlejohn St., Gastonia. $10 admission. ...

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  18. Charlotte Herron ButlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    Charlotte Herron Butler, age 73, of Morrow Motor Road, Forest City, passed away on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at the Hospice House of Rutherford County. Born on Sunday, April 4, 1943 in Bristol, Virginia, she was the daughter of late Archie Herron and Verda Dale Herron.

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  19. Forest City Police asking for assistance identifying larceny suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    The Forest City Police Department is asking for assistance identifying a suspect involved in a larceny at a convenience store the day after Christmas. Officers say a male with blond hair in his 20's was involved in a larceny at Drop #3 in Forest City at about 6:40 p.m. Anyone with information is asked to call Lt.

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  20. Laban Rhyne Kelly Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    ... Camp Road, Lake Lure, NC. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Rutherford County, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043. You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience and may be open to security risks!

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