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Posters April 27

• Cannon/Fieldcrest/Pillowtex Distribution Center annual reunion, noon-2 p.m. May 6. Dutch-treat luncheon for former employees of the Distribution Center and guests. Golden Corral in Concord. The most senior person attending and the person with the longest consecutive years of employment will be recognized.

• Bread Riot Presents Bernhardt Back Porch Burger Bash to benefit Dog PAWS, 4-7 p.m. Sunday, May 1, $15/plate, rain or shine, 113 N. Main St., back entrance. www.dogpawsnc.org

• Community Travelers sponsoring day trip to Cherokee    May 7. Also Charleston S.C. onJune 18. Contact Brenda Cowan 704-431-3974 or Cathy Alexander 704-633-9073.

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