Denver man facing two felony child sex charges
A Denver man is facing statutory rape charges based on accusations of an incident that took place more than two years ago.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Around Town - 6/12/13
TODAY Rec. Center camps The City of Lincolnton Parks and Recreation, in connection with Lincolnton High School Athletic Department, is currently taking registrations for volleyball, football, tennis and wrestling summer camps, which start Monday, June 17. Individuals may register 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays at the Lentz Recreation Center at Betty G.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Doug Mayes to speak at Crouse photo meeting
The Crouse Community History and Photo Project, founded two years ago, will host North Carolina's "First TV News Anchorman," Doug Mayes, as a guest speaker during the group's Tuesday evening meeting.
Public to meet for discussion on new indoor shooting range
Those interested in learning more about a proposed indoor shooting range in eastern Lincoln County will have the opportunity to do so Tuesday evening.
The College Board drops the Ball
And groans from those of us working with college-bound high school students could be heard from coast to coast.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Kinston Free Press
Parker: To the NC Senate: Do not pretend to care about teachers
I am a retired teacher, so I no longer have a personal stake in the fallout from your ill-conceived education decisions.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Despite losses, N. Meck senior stays upbeat
North Meck senior Ellen Reinecke, who has been a source of inspiration for North Mecklenburg students and staff.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Hydac cuts ribbon at facility in Airlie Business Park
The Lincoln Economic Development Association hosted a ribbon-cutting celebration for Hydac Technology Corporation Wednesday morning to mark the official opening of its now-completed 54,000-square-foot facility in the Denver industrial park.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
GRAND-AM: The Race To Repair For Mid-Ohio
Three Daytona Prototype teams have some heavy lifting to do after last weekend's Chevrolet GRAND-AM 200 at Belle Isle Park.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Air rescue practice this week at Lake Norman
People in the Lake Norman area and in eastern Lincoln County can expect to see increased activity by firefighters and the N.C. Air National Guard for the next three days, as training exercises go on.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Criminal Charges - 6-3-13
Donna Whitener Brewer, 48, of 1407 Ivey Ch. Rd. in Lincolnton was charged May 28 with one count of driving while impaired.
2013 NHRA: Shane Gray Leaves Englishtown Standing His Ground In Series Points
A near-spectacular qualifying performance gave Gray Motorsports Pro Stock driver Shane Gray a solid leg to stand on this weekend for the opening round of eliminations at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park.
Fri May 31, 2013
Lincoln County Farmer's Market opens new location
Beginning next week, the Lincoln County Farmers Market will expand to include another location, offering products from local farmers and artists in Lincoln and surrounding counties.
Reader's Forum - 5-31-13
Last week "Crossover Day" passed in the North Carolina Legislature. It is a deadline set by the General Assembly to ensure non-budget bills clear their originating chamber with enough time to be heard by the other chamber prior to adjournment.
Wed May 29, 2013
Around Town - 5-29-13
TODAY Cooking Club The Junior Gourmet Cooking Club, sponsored by the Lincoln County 4-H Club, will continue through September for youth ages 9-12. Cost is $35. Individuals interested in participating the nine-month experience can contact the 4-H office at 736-8458. Store celebration Belk of Lincolnton, 415 N. Generals Blvd.
The Gaston Gazette
Gaston Symphonic band to headline Saturday's Pops in the Park
You don't have to watch John Gunter lead the Gaston Symphonic Band to know he's a passionate conductor.
Mon May 27, 2013
Around Town 5-27-13
The Lincolnton Recreation Pool at Betty G. Ross Park will be open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today.
Criminal Charges 5-27-13
Edward Jay Holbert, 57, of 7690 Sawdust Trl. in Denver was charged May 23 with one count of driving while license revoked, for which a $500 secured bond was set.
Fri May 24, 2013
Criminal Charges 5-24-13
Curtis Alfred Johnson Jr. 49, of 2426 Sun Valley Trl. in Lincolnton was charged May 20 with one count each of second-degree trespassing and cyberstalking.