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Special Olympic bowling

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Girl Scout activities

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Girl Scout Troop #20740 recently contributed several photos showing its activities over the last few months.    …

Flu vaccine is better than nothing

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KATHRYN YARBRO Guest columnist When I wrote last week’s column about being sick, I didn’t know that this awful virus was sweeping the area like a broken broom. I certainly wasn’t the only one who wound up flat on her back at home or in the hospital. Many called to…

Around Town — 3-1-13

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FRIDAY Revival Spirit Life Church of God, 1424 Wilma Sigmon Rd. in Lincolnton will host a revival with Rev. Roy Tucker at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Pastor Gary Smith at (704) 735-1027. Theatre Guild show The Lincoln Theatre Guild will hold their second performance of Cotton Patch Gospel…

Crouse, Guess Engagement

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Megan R. Crouse and Jason A. Guess announce their engagement. Megan is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Terry D. Crouse, and the granddaughter of Judy A. Norwood. Jason is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Bryan D. Guess, and the grandson of J. R. Guess. Megan and Jason are…

Criminal charges — 3-1-13

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The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: William Edward Young, 40, of 2773 Hudson Poultry Rd. in Iron Station was charged Feb. 26 with one count each of communicating threats, second-degree trespassing and misdemeanor breaking and entering a building. A $1,000 secured bond was set. Jerry Dean Howell,…

Obituaries — 3-1-13

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Helen Carolyn Williams Benfield Mrs. Helen Carolyn Benfield age 77 of 480 McAlister Road Lincolnton passed away on February 27, 2013. Funeral services will be held today at 3 p.m. in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Wayne Brittan officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery in…

Deputies: Suspect gutted walls to grow drugs

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Following three months of surveillance at a Denver man’s residence, narcotics investigators and fellow patrol deputies locked up an alleged drug offender Wednesday night for using his home to grow nearly 20 marijuana plants in one of the “most elaborate” busts of its kind under Sheriff…

Sure sign of spring

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Construction set to start on new nature preserve

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer Construction is expected to soon begin on the long-in-the-making Rock Springs Nature Preserve, a conservation-themed project in eastern Lincoln County. Parks and Recreation Director Erma Deen Hoyle told the Times-News Wednesday that, after being delayed due to the weather, work should start on the 116-acre park…