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LOCUST/STANFIELD NEWS: City plans e-waste dropoff

West Stanly Senior Center

There will be a Chat & Chill Lunch Buddies at 12:30 p.m. March 22. Bring your own lunch and visit with Faye and Friends.

Lunch & Learn with Kristen will be at noon March 23. This is a bring your own lunch event. Kristen Underwood is the YMCA wellness director. She will share

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general nutrition information and answer questions.

The Book Club will meet March 24. “Winter Garden” by Kristen Hannah is the book for March.

WSSC has a variety of activities. There are health and wellness classes and arts and crafts activities.

You can contact the WSSC at 980-354-8056.  The center is at 213 Town Center Dr., Locust.

Annual E-Waste Drop-Off Event

The e-waste drop off will be 2-5 p.m. Thursday. The City of Locust’s Department of Public Works will conduct its annual special drop-off event for all residents within the city limits. Acceptable items are desktop and laptop computers, LCD & LED monitors, scanners, printers, cell phones, routers, switches, servers, wires, plugs, cords and circuit boards. Unacceptable items are light bulbs, hazardous waste, CRT monitors, leaking batteries and appliances.

Philadelphia Baptist Church

The Kids Ministry will launch SHINE Kids Ministry at Philadelphia Baptist. They will start at 6:30 p.m. March 24 in the fellowship hall. Philadelphia Church is at 12568 Philadelphia Church Road, Stanfield.

City Cinema Party

The first event this year will be a Locust City Cinema Party at 6:30 p.m. March 27.

Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday to Glenn Hinson March 12, Matthew Walker and Brent Almond March 14, Tommy Morrow and Floyd Gene Almond March 15, Joyce Barbee and Linda Almond March 16, David Hartsell Sr. March 18, Scott Godwin March 18, Patsy Wolchott and John Spencer March 21, Cameron Callicutt March 22, Steven Yow Jr. March 24, Glenn Huneycutt March 25, Joyce Smith March 26, Rick Crayton March 27, Rachel Fox March 28, Hanna Powell March 29, Chellie Hartsell March 30.

Locust News is by Sarah White. Call 704-888-5359.