Home-improvement retailer Lowe’s will close 20 underperforming stores in 15 states and cut 1,950 jobs. None of the store closures will be in North Carolina. Lowe’s, based in Mooresville, will actually open 25 NEW stores by the end of the year. www.news-record.com/content/2011/10/17/article/lowes_closing_20_stores
Need more info on living wills and healthcare powers of attorney? Hospice and Pallitive care in Forsyth County is the place to be this morning at 10:30am. The session will last about an hour. No charge (donations accepted). Call 768-6157 x-1622 http://www.hospicecarecenter.org/UserFiles/File/ACP%20Oct-Nov%202011.pdf
Reverend Billy Graham’s latest book ‘Nearing Home’ comes out today. The book is about his personal experiences of growing older and teaches some important lessons on the purpose of our later years. Dr Graham will be 93-years-young on November 7th.
The winner of this year’s 34th Annual Woolly Worm Festival is predicting a cold and snowy winter in the High Country. The caterpillar “Yo-Yo Ma” (raced by Matt Buckland of Morganton) is calling for light snow and cold temperatures the week of Christmas. January will be cold and snowy. The second and third week of March will be cold and snowy. We shall see…
VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150
QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.”
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