Lincoln County Newswire

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  1. Police: Denver man admitted to reporting fake robbery, trying to buy drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Lincoln Times-News

    An eastern Lincoln County man, who told police he was robbed at gunpoint on Monday, later admitted the incident to be a planned drug deal.

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  2. Lincolnton police captain ending storied careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lincoln Times-News

    ... and even sexual harassment in her early years, she said. After starting as a patrol officer with the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office in 1984 at age 21, she resigned after a supervisor at the time made a sexual advancement toward her followed by ... 1 comment

  3. Around Town - 4-21-14Read the original story

    Monday | Lincoln Times-News

    MONDAY Volunteer meeting Lincoln County Senior Services will host a Volunteer Meeting from 11 a.m.-noon for current and future volunteers to learn about upcoming opportunities.

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  4. Obituaries - 4-21-14Read the original story

    Monday | Lincoln Times-News

    ... for 26, years, inducted into the American Legion Sports Hall of Fame, Cherryville Sports Hall of Fame, and Lincoln County Sports Hall of Fame. The Wizard played for World Champion Howards Furniture Softball Team, played in the Cherryville City ...

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  5. "District Lobby Day"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lincoln Times-News

    Lincoln County Animal Services hosted "District Lobby Day" on April 4 to unite counties in the same district in order to speak about local animal welfare issues and daily operation procedures, LCAS Director David Workman said.

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  6. Division of Workforce Solutions Job ListingsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... listings for all of North Carolina may also be accessed. Call DWS, Lincolnton, 704.735.8035, or come to the Lincoln County JobLink Career Center/DWS, 529 N Aspen St., Lincolnton. Drive recruitment process for salaried professional positions in field ...

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  7. Meet the Candidate: Martin OakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Lincoln Times-News

    When Denver Republican Martin Oakes moved to Lincoln County in 1997, the intersection of Highways 16 and 73 had just received its first stoplight, and was home to little more than a gas station and a grocery store.

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  8. DOT yet to begin work on Vale bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Lincoln Times-News

    Almost a year has passed since Lincoln County's flooding disaster last summer, which resulted in multiple road closures and infrastructure damage.

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  9. Rezoning, hires on agenda for commissionersRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Lincoln Times-News

    Lincoln County's Board of Commissioners will meet on Monday to discuss the fate of several rezoning and conditional use permit requests discussed a public hearing earlier this month.

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  10. Medline to build new medical supply distribution centerRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Nonwovens Industry

    Medline Industries, Inc., a privately held manufacturer and distributor of medical and surgical supplies, will open a new state-of-the-art distribution center in Lincoln County, NC, U.S., in early 2015.

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  11. Murder-suicide leaves more questions than answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... killing his estranged wife before stepping outside of the apartment and dying in an exchange of gunfire with Lincoln County SWAT officers. Nearly three weeks have passed since Anthony Osburn killed his wife, Tara, then died in a gun battle with ...

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  12. ‘Crying girl’ phone scam costs one Lincoln County residentRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Charlotte Observer

    Lincoln County authorities are warning the public about a telephone-based scam that cost one county resident money in recent days.

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  13. County native named dean of CUNY business schoolRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Lincoln Times-News

    The City University of New York has named a Lincoln County native as the Willem Kookyer Dean of the Zicklin School of Business.

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  14. Man charged with child sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... Road, was arrested by detectives for two felony counts of first-degree sexual offense. Officials with the Lincoln County Department of Social Services told law enforcement that Magallanes assaulted an 11-year-old female last week, according to a ...

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  15. Meet the Candidate: David CarpenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... for the county in November of 2006, serving in that capacity until 2010, when he was elected as Sheriff for Lincoln County. Carpenter admits that there have been several opportunities over the years to work in law enforcement outside of Lincoln ...

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  16. Elections director makes case for precinct consolidationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Lincoln Times-News

    Lincoln County's Board of Elections held a public hearing Tuesday night to discuss the proposed Precinct Consolidation Plan with the public.

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  17. Around Town - 4-16-14Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Lincoln Times-News

    Registration forms for Lincoln County Parks and Recreation's Spring Break Camp are due Wednesday, April 16. The camp will be held April 21-25, and the total cost is $95.

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  18. Trooper shortage hurting NCHP response timesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... there are three to four fewer troopers on the road any given day. Reid's office in Catawba County also covers Lincoln County. They're down two troopers with three ready to retire. It takes up to 10 months of training to get a new recruit ready to ...

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  19. Lincoln Co. residents asked to help ID man who exposed himself at Arby's drive-thruRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Charlotte Observer

    Lincoln County Sheriff's detectives are seeking the public's help in finding a man suspected of indecent exposure nearly two months ago at a Denver fast food restaurant.

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  20. Lincolnman charged with sex crimes against 11-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Shoal Road, Lincolnton, assaulted an 11-year-old girl. Magallanes is a friend of the family, police said. Lincoln County Department of Social Services notified the Sheriff's Office about the incidents which occurred last week at the home of the ...

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