Aaron Swamp Missionary Baptist Church — Telephone number: 910-422-8082 — Address: 3854 Iona Church Road, Fairmont — Pastor: Dr. Paul McDowell — Church Services: Sunday morning, 11 a.m.; Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.; Wednesday night Bible […]


Happy 50th anniversary

Douglas and Brenda Locklear of Pembroke celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today. The couple were married in 1967 in Dillon, S.C., and now are parents to four children, 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. To mark […]



Douglas and Charlene Smith of Elm City announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melissa Leighanne Smith, to Howard Patrick Brewer of Elm City. Brewer is the son of Neil and Shelia Watts […]