LUMBERTON — Franny’s Friends, an animal rescue group, is holding a raffle for the chance to win a Valentine’s Day ring for your loved one at noon on Feb. 11 at Riverside Antiques and Things. The ring, a Russian design with diamond, amethyst and emerald set in silver, is on display at Riverside Antiques and Things at 119 W. Fourth St. in Lumberton.
Tickets are $1 and can be purchased at Riverside Antiques, Frank’s Furniture and Jeff’s Cafe. All proceeds go to support veterinary care for the animals at the rescue. Any and all donations are welcome, such as old collars, leashes, and pet food. For information, call Frances Stayton at (910) 736-0123.
RED SPRINGS — There is still time to register to attend the Campaign Academy on Wednesday at the DoubleTree Inn in Fayetteville that is for people interested in running for public office this fall. The event is sponsored by North Carolina Electric Cooperatives in conjunction with the Credit Union League.
Anyone interested in the Campaign Academy should contact Brandon Reed at (919) 875-3107 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Walter White at (910) 843-7910 or email@example.com.