Mervin OakesPublished 5:46pm Monday, January 14, 2013
A memorial service for Mervin Oakes, of Tryon will be held on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Petty Funeral Home. Family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home.
North Carolina’s Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti will judge for this year’s Sidney Lanier Poetry Competition. Bathanti is the author of eight books of poetry as ... Read more