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Hay relief available, but it’s not subsidized and it’s not in vicinity

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Lincoln County livestock farmers in need of hay may soon find relief, but they may have to drive to get it and pay market value. Today is the final day farmers can apply for a cost- share program to defer transportation expenses. State agriculture officials have established five hay distribution…

Revaluation projections: 23% jump

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Beginning Jan. 1, property values countywide could see the highest average increase in eight years, a projected jump of 23 percent over 2007. From home prices to property taxes paid, the changes will impact nearly every Lincoln County resident. The largest average estimated taxable property value increases will come in…

Wishes for ’08 cover personal, professional

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Ah, New Year’s. It’s that time of year when talk of quitting smoking and joining the gym is as easy to come by as a sale on Christmas ornaments. Yet everyone knows that New Year’s resolutions are notoriously hard to keep. Whether it’s due to the return of day-to-day busyness…

No repeat here: Lady Knights win Peoples Bank Clash

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When Beth Pittman gave the West Lincoln Lady Rebels an 11-point lead with 1:52 remaining in the third, it appeared they would repeat as Peoples Bank Holiday Clash champions. But North Lincoln Lady Knights had other plans as they rallied for a 59-55 win Friday night. Senior Kayla Alexander hit…

Mustangs finish third

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The host East Lincoln Mustangs may not have won the First Charter Holiday Classic held Thursday through Saturday, but they still had a solid showing. Friday, the Mustangs fell to No. 1 seed Ardrey Kell 70-62 despite big nights from the ‘twin towers.’ Junior Keith Rendleman scored 23 points and…

Jackets suffer first loss at the hands of Ramseur and Wolves

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One night after surviving host North Lincoln with a buzzer beater, the Lincolnton Wolves handed Bessemer City its first loss of the season in the Peoples Bank Holiday Clash championship. After giving his team a one-point lead with just over two minutes remaining, senior guard Caleb Ramseur put the Wolves…

Bringing the New Year in with a bang

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Obituaries 12/31/2007

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Banessa Santos Banessa Guardado Santos, infant, Newton, died Dec. 26, 2007. A funeral mass was held Friday in the chapel of Jenkins Funeral Home. Burial followed in the Garden of Angels section of Startown-Jenkins Cemetery. Survivors include parents Saul Guardado and Delma Liseth Santos of Newton. Jenkins Funeral Home and…

Christmas giving

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Peace poster winners

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