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Peace I leave with you; my peace I give unto you. John 14-27. Remembering you this Easter with a very special prayer that God will grant you happiness and keep you in his care. And when this holy season’s past, may its peace remain with you to fill your life with lasting joy in everything you do. Happy Easter.

Quote of the Day – “I have offended God and mankind because my work didn’t reach the quality it should have.”

The American Legion Post 290 has wheel chairs, walkers, crutches, canes, potty chairs and shower chairs available for resident’s needs. Please call Jim Rosamond, 391-3618 for these items.

We extend prayers and sympathy to the families of Coy Franklin Baker, 6/24/1942-4/11/2017; Linda Kay Ayers Boles, 6/4/1950-4/12/2017; Clyde Eugene Hauser, 2/16/1922-4/13/2017.

The American Red Cross Blood Mobile will be at Trinity UM Church on Monday, April 24 from 2 until 7 p.m.

The American Legion Post 290 meets at 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month. They ask that members join them.

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 290 meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month. They also ask that members join them.

King Outreach Ministries needs detergent, baby needs, personal care products, good used furniture for thrift shop, good used blankets and quilts, linens, curtains, good used fans and small air conditioners, household items, dishes, flatware, pots and pans, lamps, lamp shades. For information, please call 336-983-4357 or

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If anyone has recipes you would like to share, please send them to me at Carillon Assisted Living, 250 Commerce Centre Drive, Huntersville, NC 28078.

Zucchini Chips

By Leah Wright


3 large zucchinis

1 cup Parmesan

Garlic salt or McCormick roasted garlic and herb seasoning to taste

Black pepper


Slice zucchini into 1/4 strips (chips); in a bowl combine Parmesan, garlic seasoning of choice, and pepper. Place zucchini chips in dry Parmesan mixture. Line cookie sheet with foil. Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Place chips on lined cookie sheet. Sprinkle extra Parmesan mixture on top of chips. Bake chips for 10 to 15 minutes.

Cucumber and Tomato Feta Salad

By Leah Wright


2 English cucumbers

2 avocados

1 pack of cherry tomatoes

1 pack of cherry yellow tomatoes

1 red onion

2 tbsp red wine vinegar (or more to taste)

3 tbsp olive oil (EVO)

2 tsp lemon juice

1 container feta cheese

Parsley for garnish

Directions: Cut vegetables into bite size pieces. Add vegetables to bowl. Add red wine vinegar, olive oil, lemon juice, and feta cheese crumbles. Garnish with parsley.

Sour Cream Coconut Cake


2 cups sugar

2 cups sour cream

12 ounce package frozen coconut

Night before baking the cake, prepare the icing. Stir all together, really well, and place in the refrigerator overnight in a covered dish.


Bake 2 layers of your favorite white or yellow cake mix to the directions on the box. Cool completely. Cut each layer in the middle, making 4 thin layers (Optional: mix ½ cup water and 4 tablespoons sugar, make more if needed. Put the sugar water on each layer as you put the cake together) Add icing between each layer, side and on top. Best coconut cake I’ve ever bake, family favorite.

Pig Eating Cake

1 box golden butter cake mix

½ cup oil

1 (8 oz) can mandarin oranges

3 eggs

1 (16 oz.) Cool Whip

1 (3 oz.) box vanilla instant pudding mix

1 (16 oz.) can crushed pineapple

Sift cake mix (keeps out the bubbles) and add oil, oranges and eggs (save out a few of the oranges to go on top of the cake when frosting). Pour into greased and floured cake pans. Pour cake mix batter, smearing the sides of the pans so that the batter is lower in the middle of pans than on the sides. This makes the cake layers cook evenly and flat. Mix topping of Cool Whip, pudding and crushed pineapple; pack between layers. No need to spread on side. Use saved orange slices to go on top of the cake.

Peggy Hall Wall has been covering the King Community for many years and can be reached at or 336-813-6231.

Peggy Wall

King News

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