Gaston & Catawba

Caldwell County News |

Residents can use the Lenoir Aquatic and Fitness Center for only $1 on Friday and Aug. 22 as part of the August Dollar Daze event.

Residents can donate $100 to buy a tile for the Veterans Memorial; construction will begin later

this summer in Lenoir.

Every military era since 1913 is represented on the list of veterans, including three from World War I and several from the Persian Gulf wars.

A ceremony to honor veterans is planned for Nov. 11. Conceptual drawings of the memorial and information about buying a tile are at

The 79th Annual Bush Reunion will be held 1 p.m. today at the Bush Arbor, off Orchard Drive at Rippetoe Mountain, Lenoir. Bring outdoor chairs and food to share. Drinks and tableware will be provided. Bring family photos, genealogy information and family stories.

Details: Caroline Cogdell 828-754-6845or www.Bush

Dianne Whitacre Straley