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City cops bust drug offenders

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    JENNA-LEY HARRISON   Staff Writer   Lincolnton Police said they targeted more than 30 drug offenders Wednesday morning following a nearly three-month undercover investigation. City officers, along with aid from Sheriff’s detectives John Propst and Frank Runyon, took to the streets in teams of two for Operation “Independence…

Charities build homes in Denver for wounded veterans

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    JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer One former Marine and his family have been chosen to receive a new home in Denver in connection with a five-charity collaborative effort for wounded veterans. Sergeant Jason Hyde, of Spartanburg, is set to move into the two-story Katherine Drive residence next month with…

Events celebrate Independence Day

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    SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer   Various events marking the Fourth of July holiday will be taking place in the area, with the first such celebration getting underway this evening. Below is a roundup of local Independence Day parades and festivities:   Wednesday:   The city of Cherryville will…

Fryes named Farm Family of the Year

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    SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer   The Lincoln Soil and Water Conservation District has chosen as its 2013 “Conservation Farm Family” Gerald and Leslie Frye. The couple, who raise beef cattle exclusively at their more than 200-acre farm on Flay Road in western Lincoln County, will officially be recognized…

Detectives continue the search for runaway sisters

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer It has more than a week now since deputies said two teen sisters fled their northeastern Lincoln County home. The Sheriff’s Office said Mahagony Smith, 17, and Aniya Symone Mickey-Weeks, 14, ran away from a home on McCorkle Road on June 25. The agency first alerted the public about…

60th Anniversary

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C.A. and Jo-Anne McGinnis of Crouse got married in Gaffney, S.C. on June 25, 1953. Their four children: Claude McGinnis and wife Linda, Donald, Fay Costner and husband Ray, Kay Billington and husband Mark treated them to an anniversary trip to Pigeon Forge, Tenn. and a surprise party with family…

Dellinger receives scholarship

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Around Town — 7-1-13

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TODAY Pageant registration Today is the deadline to enter the Miss Fourth of July Pageant, sponsored by The Miss Gastonia Scholarship Association. The pageant will be 4:15 p.m. Wednesday at the mini-park gazebo in downtown Cherryville and will be the official kickoff event for the city’s Fourth of July celebration.…

Boger City Optimist hosts cornhole tournament fundraiser

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Cherryville falls to first-place Shelby

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Post 100 hosts final regular-season game today Staff report Cherryville Post 100 fell to first-place Shelby Post 82 4-3 on Sunday after taking a 12-2 six-inning loss against Hickory earlier in the day. West Lincoln graduate Brett Huff posted Cherryville to a 1-0 lead in the second on a single…