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Mustangs beat Knights in playoffs

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E. Lincoln advances to second round with 67-56 victory KEN BRADLEY Special to LTN DENVER — There’s a reason that the phrase “the fourth time is the charm” never stuck. On Monday night in the first round of the Class 2A playoffs, East Lincoln proved to be just as big,…

Notable news — 2-27-13

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Padua selected for pageant Brianna Padua of Lincolnton was recently selected to participate in the 2013 Miss Jr. Teen Charlotte/Greensboro Pageant competition that will take place on Dec. 16. Brianna learned of her acceptance into this year’s competition when the pageant announced its selections following interviewing in the local Charlotte…

Lady Knights fall to N. Henderson

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MICHAEL GEBELEIN Sports Editor PUMPKIN CENTER — The North Lincoln Lady Knights girls varsity basketball team’s run in the North Carolina Athletic Association 2A state playoffs came to an end in the first round with a 52-40 loss to North Henderson on Monday. North Lincoln battled back from a 20-8…

Lady Wolves win, LHS boys and WL girls fall in first round

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Staff report The Lincolnton Lady Wolves girls varsity basketball team picked up a 43-30 win over No. 14 Smoky Mountain in the first round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2A state playoffs on Monday in Lincolnton. Bridget Derr led No. 3 Lincolnton (22-4) with 14 points and…

Future stars on the court

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Kiser Intermediate School in Lincolnton is the site of Optimist basketball competition every Saturday. ABOVE: Rhyne Financial’s Elijah Burnett dribbles the ball against First Federal on Saturday. BELOW: A player for Pharr’s Trim Shop handles the ball.…

Around Town — 2-27-13

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WEDNESDAY Revival Spirit Life Church of God, 1424 Wilma Sigmon Rd. in Lincolnton will host a revival with Rev. Roy Tucker 7 p.m. nightly through Friday. For more information, contact Pastor Gary Smith at (704) 735-1027. FRIDAY Coffee & Conversation The Downtown Development Association (DDA) of Lincolnton will host First…

Schedules — 2/27/13

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Boys playoff basketball East Lincoln hosts Mountain Heritage at 7 p.m. today. Girls playoff basketball Lincolnton hosts East Burke at 7 p.m. today. Baseball West Lincoln hosts North Gaston at 4:30 p.m. today. East Lincoln travels to Bandys at 4:30 p.m. today. Lincolnton travels to Maiden at 4:30 p.m. Thursday.…

Results — 2/27/13

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Industrial basketball Feb. 21: Ethan Allen 86, Actavis 66 Ethan Allen: Phil Robinson 33 points, Darren Wilson 27 points, Charles Royster 13 points Actavis: Travis Baines 26 points, Courtney Woodfaulk 12 points, Kyle Fields 9 points Feb. 21: Timken 65, Lee Boy 54 Timken: Robbie Nixon 20 points, Jeffrey Fowler…

Criminal charges — 2-27-13

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The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Richard Lee Mitchell, 35, of 3742 English Oak Dr. in Lincolnton was charged Feb. 22 with one count of probation violation. No bond was set. Scott Andy Norman, 27, of 1411 Forest Wehunt Rd. in Cherryville was charged Feb. 22 with…

East Lincoln set to present ‘Murder at the Red Rum Cafe’

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer East Lincoln High School will be presenting “Murder at the Red Rum Café” beginning Thursday. Performances, to continue through Friday and Saturday nights, will take place at 7 p.m. in the high school’s drama room. Tickets for the play cost $15 and must be purchased in…