Plain and Simple for Sept. 30, 2010

This week, NBC is conducting “Education Nation.” Education Nation is an interactive summit in New York City that brings together teachers, students, parents, and experts from across the nation to discuss the problems in our educational system and explores possible solutions. Throughout the week, you can see the results of the seminar on NBC and its affiliates as well as check it out on the internet.

Ann Reamey Kegley

Ann Reamey Kegley, widow of Donald R. Kegley, died Monday, Sept. 27, 2010 at Person Memorial Hospital in Roxboro, N.C. She was the daughter of William and Joy Douglas Leigh. Ann Leigh was a member of Jeffress Baptist Church. She was a nurses’ aide, a homemaker, and she loved flowers. A funeral will be held Thursday, Sept. 30, at 2 […]

2010 HCHS Homecoming King/Queen candidates

Mecklenburg Sun Community Calendar for Sept. 29, 2010

Boy Scout Sign-up Boy Scout sign up will be on Thursday, September 30, at 6:30 p.m. in the LaCrosse EMS cafeteria. A representative will be meeting with boys interested in joining Boy Scouts so please stop by to learn more about this organization. Clarksville Hydroplane Challenge Meeting The Clarksville Economic Development Association will meet on Thursday, September 30 to put […]

Carl D. Haga

Carl D. Haga, 79, of Blacksburg, formerly of Clarksville, passed away at Montgomery Regional Hospital on Sept. 21, 2010. Carl was the son of Charles N. and Elsie H. Haga. He was preceded in death by one brother, Leon Haga, and two sisters, Ruth Collins and Margaret Ellen Rogers. Carl was the widower of Doris T. Haga. He is survived […]

Mecklenburg Sun Church News for Sept. 29. 2010

Free After School Help After School Help begins on September 28 and will be available at the Amazing Bibleway Church located at 2832 Highway 58 in Buffalo Junction, on Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. each week. All are welcome; grades K-12, some college help available (tutors welcome to […]

Minnie Pearl Bullock Lyons

Minnie Pearl Bullock Lyons, 67, of Chase City, entered eternal rest Friday, Sept. 24, 2010 at Halifax Regional Hospital, South Boston. Mrs. Lyons was born in Warren County, N.C. Feb. 25, 1943 to the late Alfred and Ida Lou Jones. She attended the schools of Warren County, and was a member of Oak Level United Church of Christ, Manson, N.C. […]

John Douglas West

John Douglas “John D” West, age 85 of Stuart passed away Sept. 21, 2010 at the Woltz Hospice Home in Dobson, N.C. He was born on Jan. 13, 1925 in Mt. Airy, N.C. to the late J.J. West and Louisa Coles West. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his first wife, Nancy Ligon West; […]

Margaret Hilda Talley Mullins

Margaret Hilda Talley Mullins, age 90, of Chase City, passed away on Sept. 26, 2010. She is survived by two daughters, Hilda Mullins Ellis of Raleigh, N.C. and Elizabeth Moorefield and husband Earl of Chase City, two brothers, G.T. Talley of Clayton, N.C. and Louis Talley of Virginia Beach, two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. Visitation was held […]

Bessie Watson Davis

Bessie Watson Davis, 91, of Burkeville, entered eternal rest Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010 at Hickory Hill Adult Home, Burkeville. Mrs. Davis was born in Lunenburg County, Nov. 14, 1918 to the late Matthew and Fannie Roberts Watson. She attended the schools of Lunenburg County, was a member of Mount Mitchell Baptist Church, Drakes Branch, and was a homemaker. Mrs. Davis […]