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February Is American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month. Heart Disease is the leading cause of death in America and heart conditions affect …

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2020 Adult Sewing Classes!

Adult sewing classes will be held on the second Saturday of every month at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Henderson …

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Holiday Challenge

Are you ready for the holidays? When we think of the holidays and eating we have to begin with Halloween. …

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