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  1. Ava Gardner Museum grew from a single kissRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    SMITHFIELD, North Carolina-Many men loved Ava Gardner, but it's doubtful if any of them adored her as much as the 12-year-old boy she kissed in a school playground one afternoon in 1939.

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  2. Arts Notes: March 23Read the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | The Smithfield Herald

    ... 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 27, in the Learning Resource Center at Johnston Community College, 245 College Road, Smithfield. Anthony Darden, a JCC graduate, is pastor of Heaven's Outreach Embassy Ministries. The book is about his journey from ...

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  3. Rehab grad thankful for HealthQuest staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | The Smithfield Herald

    A small calendar in the cardiopulmonary rehab room at HealthQuest in Smithfield has the Rev.

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  4. New money opens for recreationRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Smithfield Herald

    ... this year, commissioners gave the Miracle League $100,000 to build a special-needs playground and ball field in Smithfield. Now schools, Johnston towns, community groups and others may seek dollars. This year's application period will run July 1 to ...

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  5. Daughtry faces primary challengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | The Smithfield Herald

    Daughtry, 73, is in his 11th term in the House, representing District 26, which encompasses northwestern Johnston County, including all of Clayton and most of Smithfield.

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  6. Editorial: Commending assistance leadersRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Daily Dispatch

    ... is a bit more than one of Hollywood's most incredible acting careers. Ava Gardner, from Grabtown a few miles from Smithfield, was his first wife. While the union may not have lasted, Rooney certainly did on stage despite a life of broken marriages ...

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  7. Patrick Harris running for District 5 County Commissioners seatRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | The Smithfield Herald

    Cookie Pope, the incumbent of 20 years, and Patrick Harris, her challenger, are running for the District 5 County Commisioners' seat, which includes the Cleveland community, East and South Smithfield and part of Elevation Township.

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  8. a Hopea comes to SmithfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Smithfield Herald

    On April 5, Hope Floats camped in Smithfield, the first overnight stop on an eight-day, 200-mile paddle down the Neuse River from Raleigh to the coast.

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  9. Next StoryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Smithfield Herald

    ... "Look Back to the Hill" at 7:30 p.m. April 18-19 and 3 p.m. April 20 at The Hut on Front Street in downtown Smithfield. "Look Back to the Hill" is seven vignettes featuring characters affected by the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus. Admission ...

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  10. Is your town affordable?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Smithfield Herald

    ... said Clayton ranked in the Top 10 in affordability among North Carolina towns with more than 10,000 people. Smithfield wasn't far behind, ranking 14th. It's tempting to see affordability as a feather in a town's cap, and in many ways it is. But ...

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  11. Faith Notes: April 13Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Smithfield Herald

    ... adults and $3 for children 12 and younger. A gospel music concert is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Smithfield Advent Christian Church , 2777 N.C. 210, Smithfield. Mark Bishop will sing at 6 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at Piney Grove Chapel ...

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  12. a The right thing to doa a The right thing to doaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Smithfield Herald

    ... her son just turned 8 – she decided to leap for it. A paralegal, Ball has worked for Spence & Spence in Smithfield for 22 years. She helps with real-estate closings, wills, personal-injury cases and some traffic matters. Ball grew up in Micro ...

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  13. Smithfield mayor: Residents should a oeraise bloody hella about towna s high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Smithfield Herald

    In an interview Monday with radio station WTSB, Mayor John Lampe said residents should "show up at every school board meeting with a bag of rotten tomatoes and start throwing them at people and raise bloody hell about everything that's wrong" at Smithfield-Selma High School, which consistently performs lower than other Johnston high schools.

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  14. Suspense/Thriller Novel 'Fast Escape' Attains Bestselling Status in AmazonRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | SBWire

    ... scheduling interviews, appearances, and book signings. About Bonnie W. Vause, Ed. D. Dr. Bonnie Vause was born in Smithfield, North Carolina, a typical "mill town." She resides with her husband of thirty-eight years near Raleigh, NC. She earned an ...

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  15. Author of Amazon Bestselling Suspense Novel to Appear in TV InterviewRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | SBWire

    ... please visit their website at http://www.wral.com About Bonnie W. Vause, Ed. D. Dr. Bonnie Vause was born in Smithfield, North Carolina, a typical "mill town." She resides with her husband of thirty-eight years near Raleigh, NC. She earned an M. Ed. ...

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  16. Smithfield mayor: Residents should 'raise bloody hell' about town's high schoolRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | News Observer

    In an interview with local radio station WTSB this week, Mayor John Lampe said residents should “show up at every school board meeting with a bag of rotten tomatoes and start throwing them at people and raise bloody hell about everything that’s wrong” at Smithfield-Selma High School, which consistently performs lower than almost any ... (more)

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  17. Letter: Hog wasteRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Sun Journal

    ... be pressuring the Chinese pig owners to pay for implementation of these solutions. A Chinese company now owns Smithfield, the largest pork processor in our State. Yet so far all we have heard about is how they want to raise production, not save the ...

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  18. for the Cure Fabulous Four winners begin journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Bowl

    ... of a five-day journey for Kathy Adams of Bountiful, Utah, Barb Demorest of Bellingham, Wash., Kristal Kelley of Smithfield, N.C. and Shannon Thompson of Spring Creek, Nev., who were selected as the winners of the Fabulous Four essay contest in ...

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  19. Tough talking local mayor criticizes school systemRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | ABC11

    A local mayor is boldly criticizing the Johnston County School District saying the town of Smithfield should sue the school system.

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  20. Patrick Harris running for District 5 County Commissioners seatRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | The Smithfield Herald

    Cookie Pope, the incumbent of 20 years, and Patrick Harris, her challenger, are running for the District 5 County Commisioners' seat, which includes the Cleveland community, East and South Smithfield and part of Elevation Township.

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