Ginny Spears

KINGS MOUNTAIN, N.C. - Martha Virginia Ginny Parker Spears, age 90, died Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at White Oak Manor in Kings Mountain. Born in McDowell County on January 12, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Charles Cathroe...

Faith Calendar

...METHODIST: The Wesley United Methodist Gospel Singers will sing at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, at White Oak Camp Ground, 7305 White Oak Camp Ground, Appling. The Rev. Gary DeMore, the pastor of St. John United Methodist, will preach...

White Oak United Methodist members still gather annually at Appling's White Oak Campground generations later

Families attend the White Oak United Methodist Camp Meeting at White Oak Campground in Appling that was built in 1872. Families have been attending for generations.


...Blanchard and Confederate soldier Ayers Cartledge Blanchard; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, White Oak Campground, 7285 White Oak Campground Road, Harlem; Pat West Watson (706) 825-7089, Carolyn Eidson (706) 399-7227BUTLER...

Appling couple robbed at gunpoint in home invasion

...to Captain Steve Morris, of the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, Kaitlyn and Shane Austin, of the 7400 block of White Oak Campground Road in Appling, reported the home invasion around 5:40 a.m. Tuesday. However, the incident occurred...

Police quit probe after victim balks

...men forced open the front door of their White Oak Campground Road home. The men brandished...2005 Nissan Altima, heading south toward White Oak Road.Deputies found the car abandoned on Greenbrier Drive off White Oak Road.

Mildred Roberts

...for Mrs. Mildred Tiny Gunter Roberts, 75, of Thomson, will be held on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at White Oak Grove Baptist Church, Thomson, Pastor, Rev. DeVaughn Stephens with Apostle Katie Cummings, officiating. Interment...

2014 Summer Camps Guide - SPORTS

...camp instruction led by UGA cheerleadersJASPER BRINKLEY'S YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP ? CAMP 54!: Thomson High School, 1160 White Oak Road; camp54.eventbrite.com; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 7; free; youth football...


...Newnan, Ga., Franklin Perhonish led Lakeside to victory in the Georgia High School Association Class AAAAA sectional at White Oak Golf Club.Perhonish was the medalist with 4-under-par 68 for the Panthers, who shot 1-over 289.Joseph Kim had...

Faith Calendar

...UNITED METHODIST SINGERS: The Wesley United Methodist Gospel Singers will sing at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, at White Oak Camp Ground, Appling, with the Rev. Gary DeMore, of St. John United Methodist.CLARK GROVE BAPTIST: Pastor celebration...