15 hrs ago
The Charlotte Observer
Lake Norman producing fish when weather cooperates
Max Emerson, 5, and his dad, Brent, of Cornelius with a 26 1/2-inch striped bass the youngster caught last weekend at Lake Norman.
19 hrs ago
Vote delayed after marathon meeting on solar farm
Tensions were high at the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners meeting Monday night as county residents fought against the construction of a solar farm near their neighborhood.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Criminal Charges - 12-2-13
Christopher Antonio Bynum, 28, of 4564 N.C. 73 in Iron Station was charged Nov. 27 with one count of conspiracy to distribute cocaine.
The Gaston Gazette
Residents argue against solar panel farm
Lincoln County residents tried to fight off a controversial plan to build a huge solar farm Monday night.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Deputies: Charlotte man wanted for trying to cash fake check at Denver bank
The Sheriff's Office is looking for a Charlotte man accused of trying to pass a counterfeit check at an eastern Lincoln County bank on Monday.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Around Town - 11-25-13
MONDAY Library meeting The Lincoln County Public Library Board of Trustees will meet 6 p.m. at the Charles R. Jonas Library, 306 W. Main St. in Lincolnton.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
NVR's Ryan Homes Launches Genavieve Model Home at Norman Pointe in Denver, N.C.
NVR, Inc. , a homebuilding and mortgage banking company, announced the grand opening of its new Genavieve single-family model home in Denver, N.C. Built by NVR's Ryan Homes division, the Company noted, Norman Pointe near Charlotte offers all-brick homes on wooded and lakefront homesites.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Around Town - 11-22-13
FRIDAY Stew fundraiser Eastwind United Pentecostal Church, 3617 E. N.C. 27 in Iron Station, will host its 1st Annual Brunswick Stew fundraiser 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $7 per quart.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Grand Marshals named for Denver Christmas Parade
Two long-time Denver residents have been chosen to serve as Grand Marshals for this year's Denver Christmas Parade.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Around Town - 11-18-13
MONDAY Gaston College trustees Gaston College's Board of Trustees will meet 4 p.m. in the Myers Center Board Room of the Dallas Campus.
Deputies: Denver man arrested after he tried to break into neighbor's house
A Denver man has been charged with attempting to break into his neighbor's residence early Saturday morning, deputies in Lincoln County say.
Criminal Charges 11-18-13
Phillip Allen Connor, 44, of 2736 Long Shoals Rd. in Lincolnton was charged Nov. 14 with one count of non-support family.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
A rare sellout at Charlotte Knights' former home
Those in the market for battered ice machines, sinks, walk-in freezers and industrial-strength washers and dryers capable of handling endless loads of sweat-soaked jerseys should be at Knights Stadium on Saturday morning.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Deputies: Denver woman hospitalized after trying to fight off purse snatcher, suspect on the loose
Deputies are on the hunt for a man they said snatched a purse from a Denver woman Sunday morning, pushing her to the ground and injuring her, the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office said.
Criminal Charges 11-11-13
Marc Henkel Cline, 44, of 5684 Teakwood Rd. in Hickory was charged Nov. 5 with one count each of possession of a schedule VI controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance on the premises of a penal institution.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Asheville police make drug arrests
LSD, heroin and psilocybin mushrooms are among the drugs confiscated by police in several arrests made Friday night, according to warrants filed at the Buncombe County Magistrate's Office.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
LCSO: More charges for Charlotte prescription forgers
Three Charlotte men accused of forging a prescription at a Denver pharmacy Thursday also engaged in a similar incident at a second eastern Lincoln County pharmacy earlier that day, the Sheriff's Office said.
Trio charged for murder of Denver woman
A mother, son and his girlfriend accused of their involvement this month in the death of a Denver woman made their first appearances in the case today through video arraignment.