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Jul 30

Kimball and Carolina Frank

Posted to Local History Notes by Jenny Levins

One of Statesville’s earliest celebrities was Carolina Frank. In the 1920s Carolina Frank was recognized prominently in his field across the nation. I should mention for those who those who don’t follow celebrities that Carolina Frank was a dog, but not just any dog. Carolina Frank was owned by Godfrey C. Kimball of Statesville who would go on to be elected Iredell County Sheriff in 1930 and 1932 and is remembered today as one of Iredell’s heroes from the past. 

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Nov 13

Week of November 13th, 2020

Posted to Reaching Out with Ms. Shannon by Jenny Levins

Hi all, hope everyone is safe and doing well. How’s daylight savings time working for you? It’s definitely an adjustment for me, I was just getting used to “Springing forward.”

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Nov 18

Maker Monday: Homemade Butter Experiment

Posted to Youth Services Notes by Jenny Levins

This week’s Maker Monday activity is a mix of a science experiment and a workout, and it’s edible! Did you know that you can make butter at home using just a jar and heavy whipping cream? It’s going to take a little bit of time and patience, and you might want to do this with a friend. Let’s get started. 

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