In 1966 President Lyndon Johnson signed a presidential proclamation declaring the third Sunday of June as Father’s Day.
Happy Father’s Day!!!
Congratulations to Don Moss. It’s official! Don now holds the Guinness Book of World Records for the most volunteer hours, 47,000 at WFUBMC. What a ministry!
Don is a member of Westfield Friends Meeting. His wife, Janie Vaughn Moss, stands by her man!!!
North Surry High School has just announced its new Varsity Head Basketball Coach — Travis Gammons! Travis’ mama is Brenda Collins George from Westfield.
The NC Mud Run was held at Jomeokee Park in Pinnacle on Saturday. Challenge, camaraderie and plain old dirt fun are what you will experience at a Marine Mud Run. It is a 5K run in the mud with an obstacle course that is put on by the U.S. Marines.
Jane Priddy Charleville, Annette Wood and Allison Hester participated. These women are from this area and good friends of mine.
Michelle Legare Martin had company this past week-end. Richard Legare, her dad, from Conyers, Ga., and Alex Grillo, her nephew, from Houston, Texas. They were visiting on their way to Rhode Island to see other relatives.
Sundi Shelton McGee is a proud Mama. Her daughter, Kelsie McGee, made the A honor roll at Chestnut Grove Middle School for this last nine weeks. She’s also spending four days next week at Myrtle Beach, S.C., for cheer camp with her cheerleading squad, Cheer Extreme All-Stars.
Stuart Beach Music Festival 2010 was June 12. What A Party!! It was hot and there was a heavy shower in the early afternoon, but everyone weathered it all (pun is intended). “The Best Time You’ll Ever Have... ‘til Next Year!!” Lots of people from the Westfield area was there visiting friends and enjoying the music. Make plans to go next year. It will be the 30th Anniversary Celebration.
Chris and Karen Carpenter celebrated their wedding anniversary this past weekend.
Happy birthday wishes to Tina Tilley, Lonnell Hiatt, Gary Jessup, Selina Abbott, Jackson Wilson, Jen Williams, Angela Fulk, Paul Bradley and Octavia Edwards.
A special prayer request from Angel Trivette for her husband, George Trivette, who is in Northern Hospital.
Prayer requests for Eula Mae Vaughn, Marsha Wall, James Jessup, Betty Joyce, Nellie Benge, Mitch Sheppard, Jeanette Cox, Lois Nunn, Alice Owens, Ruby Jessup, Charles and Betty Moorefield, Tim and Julia Matthews, Doris Jessup, Calvin Love, Janetta Johnson, Phyllis Southern, Dwayne Hooker, Cathie Shelton and Louis Vaden.
Fifth Commandment: “Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.”