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  1. Nash dispatchers earn certificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Nash County Emergency Services Director Brian Brantley announced that 911 telecommunicators Karen Smith of West Mount, Brittany Long of Spring Hope, Sarah Brisbee of Spring Hope and Miquel Rivas of Castalia have received initial certifications in Emergency Medical Dispatch, Emergency Fire Dispatch and Emergency Police Dispatch. These certifications allow 911 telecommunicators to provide life-saving instructions to callers reporting an emergency.

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  2. New exhibit to open at Spring Hope MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    For folks with fond memories of their mother baking cookies in their favorite apron, the Spring Hope Museum has created the perfect exhibit. Prior to electronic washers and dryers there was a real need to keep clothes clean, so there were aprons for every activity.

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  3. Berger's bill a big blunderRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    It's somewhat ironic that in the last week of Black History month, in which the struggle for racial equality plays a prominent role, the Republican-lead state Senate was giving serious consideration to a bill introduced by Senate President Pro Tem Phil Berger that is so vaguely worded it could be used to endorse any kind of discrimination, racial and religious as well as gender-based. Berger's rule, in response to court rulings opening the door to same-sex marriages in North Carolina, would allow magistrates and employees in registers of deeds offices to refuse to marry same-sex couples because of a 'sincerely held religious objection.'

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  4. Nash Recreation resultsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    Nash County Parks and Recreation this week released the scores for the sixth week of its youth basketball leagues, with games all played on Feb. 14. In the 4-6 year-old age group, the Bulldogs defeated Lil Runts, 26-14; the Cavs topped the Bulls, 19-12; the Lakers crushed Thunder, 22-4; and the Red Birds defeated the Knicks, 16-12. In the 7-9 year-old age group, Heat slipped past the M&D All-Stars, 12-10; the Stingers stung Thunder, 4-0; the Cavs carved up the Bulls, 24-13; Spring Hope Thunder squashed the Buzz, 31-9; the Bailey Firebirds defeated the Lakers, 25-18; and the Flyers nipped the Mighty Tornadoes, 8-7.

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  5. February 26, 2015 area community calendarRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    Items for Community Calendar must be submitted by MONDAY NOON to appear in that week's paper. Local contributions may be mailed to The Spring Hope Enterprise, P.O. Box 399, Spring Hope, 27882 with the time and place of the event, a contact phone number, and relevant information, or submitted online at SpringHopeEnterprise.com.

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  6. February 26, 2015 area deathsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    PAID OBITUARY Mary Nell Kearney Boykin Mary Nell Kearney Boykin, 87, of Spring Hope died Thursday, February 19, 2015 at her home. She was born in Vance County on August 8, 1927 to the late Samuel Crawford and Sadie Wheeler Kearney.

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  7. February 26, 2015 People You KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    ... held the Lenten tradition of imposition of ashes during the Sunday service. Frozen pipes forced the closing of Spring Hope Library last week for several days. Dan Seeger of Spring Hope died at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill on Saturday after a long ...

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  8. SH women among newly trained 9-1-1 dispatchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    NEWLY CERTIFIED NASH COUNTY 9-1-1 TELECOMMUNICATORS - Recently receiving their certification in medical, fire, and police dispatching were Karen Smith of West Mount, Brittany Long and Sarah Brisbee of Spring Hope, and Mique Rivas of Castalia. By KEN RIPLEY Two Spring Hope women are among four new 9-1-1 dispatchers who recently completed their necessary training to provide emergency assistance to Nash County citizens in distress.

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  9. Easter food drive to help feed seniorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    By KEN RIPLEY The Nash County Senior Center this week began its second annual Easter Food Box Drive to collect and distribute non-perishable food to needy senior citizens in Nash County. 'Many Nash County senior citizens are in need of food assistance,' said Michele McKnight, senior center coordinator.

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  10. Gasoline leaks in MiddlesexRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    A leak in a gasoline storage tank at a Middlesex service station caused a number of people in emergency services to lose sleep Sunday night. The leak in a storage tank at Boykin's Save-on Gas on 264 Business West was discovered about 10 p.m. Members of the Middlesex Fire department and Nash County Fire Marshal's office were on the scene for several hours Sunday night into Monday morning.

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  11. Virus found in Bailey's computersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    By JOE BURNETTE The Bailey town board developed a fever Monday night when they learned the town computers had been infected by a virus. The encryptor virus had apparently been introduced into the system through the server some time ago and was activated by a pre-set trigger.

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  12. Snow foolingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    Ryan Clark tries to catch a snowflake on his tongue as felloow student Alexis Jones watches on their way out of Spring Hope Elementary School at 9:45 Tuesday morning as county schools closed because of the weather. Many area city and county governments and businesses also closed Tuesday.

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  13. Lion vision screenings postponedRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    Lions free vision and hearing screenings planned for this Thursday at the Country Doctor Museum in Bailey have been postponed because is the expected snow. They will be rescheduled later.

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  14. First winter storm of year hitsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    WORKER CLEARS SNOW OFF SPRING HOPE TOWN HALL PARKING LOT ON TUESDAY. RESIDENTS STOCKED UP MONDAY ON GAS AND KEROSENE.

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  15. Fund Homeland SecurityRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    Republicans in Congress are willing to risk national security over the domestic issue of immigration. Funding for the Department of Homeland Security runs out at the end of next week, and the House has sent the Senate legislation that ties $40 billion of security funding to elimination of President Obama's recent executive decisions on immigration.

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  16. Nash Recreation resultsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    Nash County Parks and Recreation has released the results of the fifth week of basketball league play On Feb. 7, in the 4-6 year old age group, the Knicks beat the Lakers, 8-6; Heat defeated Thunder, 25-10; Cavs topped the Bulldogs, 19-8; and Red Birds and the Bulls tied, 14-14. In the 7-9 age group, Spring Hope Thunder crushed Flyers, 26-7; Mighty Tornadoes beat the Bailey Firebirds, 26-17; the Buzz beat the Lakers, 11-7; Thunder beat Heat, 116-8; Stingers beat the Bulls 17-15; and the Cavs topped M&D All-Stars, 19-12.

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  17. February 19, 2015 area community calendarRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    Items for Community Calendar must be submitted by MONDAY NOON to appear in that week's paper. Local contributions may be mailed to The Spring Hope Enterprise, P.O. Box 399, Spring Hope, 27882 with the time and place of the event, a contact phone number, and relevant information, or submitted online at SpringHopeEnterprise.com.

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  18. February 19, 2015 area deathsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    ... The funeral was held Tuesday, February 17 2015 in East Liverpool,Ohio. Courtesy of William Toney's Funeral Home, Spring Hope.

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  19. Scouts find foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    Scouts from Spring Hope Troop 148 sort donated food at Faith Christian Ministries Saturday during the annual Scouting for Food campaign. Ten scouts and ten adult volunteers went through the community gathering donated food that had been placed in bags distributed earlier.

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  20. County makes it easier to care for ill at homeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Spring Hope Enterprise

    By KEN RIPLEY Nash County commissioners earlier this month eased rules to make it easier for families to care for disabled or serious ill family members at home. The county's zoning ordinance has previously allowed a family in a single family house with a seriously ill, disabled, or 'frail' family member to put a mobile home on their property for use by that family member under 'temporary hardship' rules.

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