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Lincoln Charter drops Swain in baseball playoffs

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Staff report The Lincoln Charter Eagles defeated the Swain County Maroon Devils in the second round of the 1A state baseball tournament 19-2 on Tuesday. David Scoggins started on the mound and struck out seven Swain County batters with six hits and one earned run. Christian Hilty came in to…

Fishin’ with Capt. Gus!: Fish Tales

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GUS GUSTAFSON Guest Columnist The best thing about a fish tale is that no proof or documentation is required. Sometimes the very best tales occurred years ago on a far off body of water with few, if any, witnesses and no pictures. It’s funny, but most fish stories are about…

Schedules — 5-17-13

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Baseball playoffs West Lincoln hosts East Rutherford at 8 p.m. today. Admission is $4.…

Hull wins wrestling championship

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Around Town — 5/15/13

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THURSDAY Social Club The Lincoln County Social Club will meet 2-4 p.m. at the Citizens Center in Lincolnton. The N.C. Cooperative Extension will sponsor the event, which will include card playing and other games. Call (704) 736-8461 for more information or to register. Widowed Group Widowed Group of the Greater…

Rebels advance to third round

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Rebels top Draughn, face East Rutherford on Friday Staff report The West Lincoln Rebels advanced to the third round of the playoffs with an 11-9 win over the Draughn Wildcats in Vale on Tuesday. The Wildcats broke a 1-1 tie with a three-run second inning. West Lincoln’s Chandler Jenkins hit…

NL golfers finish second at state meet

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Staff report The North Lincoln men’s golf team took runner-up at the 2A state championship meet for the third year in a row with a final score of 615 after two days of competition finished up on Tuesday at Southern Pines. The Knights finished four strokes behind Newton-Conover, which took…

Local softball teams exit playoffs

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Staff report Softball season has ended in Lincoln County. The three Lincoln County Schools teams left in the 2A state playoffs — Southern Piedmont Conference regular season and tournament champion North Lincoln, East Lincoln and West Lincoln — all fell in the second round of the North Carolina High School…

McCutchan signs with Butler University

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East Lincoln senior Emily McCutchan has signed a letter of intent to attend Butler University, a Division I school in the Big East Conference and located in Indianapolis, IN, on a swimming scholarship. McCutchan began swimming at nine years old. She swims for Cowans Ford Swim Team,Team Charlotte Swimming and…

On This Day in the Lincoln Times-News

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  WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 1973   Bicycle safety check — Lincolnton police officers gave safety checks to and registered numerous bicycles belonging to local children. Horse show Saturday at Long Shoals — The Long Shoals community was busy preparing for its charity horse show, with competition in Walking and Gaited,…