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August 24, 2006

Extension center construction to start

Elizabeth Poyner Sanderlin, who turns 102 next month, has spent much of her long life devoted to helping her community.

Now, as a tribute to Sanderlin's many years of devoted public service, the auditorium of the new $6.6 million Currituck Center of the N.C. Cooperative Extension Service building will be named in her honor.

On Friday, Aug. 11, nearly 100 Extension employees and residents joined Sanderlin and county officials in celebrating the groundbreaking of the new Extension Center next to Central Elementary School in Maple.

Read more from The Daily Advance.

Posted by Suzanne at August 24, 2006 03:48 PM