By Carrie C. Causey firstname.lastname@example.org
It’s an announcement Locust Council member Harry Fletcher has been waiting a long time to say. The proposed senior center that has been in the works for two years has finally found a home and the dream of having a place for elderly residents to have fun and fellowship is well on the road to fruition.
Fletcher made the announcement during the monthly Locust City Council meeting November 7, but afterward, he was happy to detail how residents have made it possible and what they hope to accomplish with continued community support.
The West Stanly Community Center Foundation, Inc. will be housed in the former library building, 216 Town Center Drive. Fletcher said youth from Locust Presbyterian Church and other organizations have already been asked to do some painting and other maintenance to have it ready to open early January. […]