Community mourns for high school student killed in crash

Published 8:00 am Saturday, July 14, 2018

The scene of the crash where 17-year-old Markell Lipscomb lost his life on July 6 has turned into a memorial for the student-athlete, with flowers, handwritten notes and messages left on footballs. The memorial is located off Pea Ridge Road, just north of U.S. 74. The funeral for Lipscomb was held this past Wedensday at McFarland Funeral Chapel in Tryon. (Photo by Gwen Ring/Tryon Daily Bulletin)

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