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LNC takes 58-49 win over Mustangs

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Staff report The Lake Norman Charter Knights boys varsity basketball team took a 58-49 win over the East Lincoln Mustangs for first place in the Southern Piedmont Conference on Friday. The Mustangs (14-5, 7-3) led 25-20 at halftime but Lake Norman Charter outscored East Lincoln 19-9 in the third quarter…

WL boys drop games to Cherryville, Highland Tech

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Staff report The West Lincoln Rebels boys varsity basketball team fell to Highland Tech 71-61 on Thursday and lost to Cherryville 87-78 on Friday. Highland Tech led 14-13 after the first quarter and held a 28-23 halftime lead. The Rebels cut Highland Tech’s lead to four points in the second…

Schedules — 2-4-13

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Basketball Lincolnton hosts Highland Tech on Tuesday. West Lincoln hosts Lake Norman Charter on Tuesday. East Lincoln travels to Cherryville on Tuesday. North Lincoln travels to Bessemer City on Tuesday. Wrestling East Lincoln travels to Cherryville at 7 p.m. Tuesday.…

Results — 2-4-13

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Boys basketball Lincoln Charter’s varsity team defeated Thomas Jefferson 76-36 in the Talon Challenge on Friday. Miles Boone scored a team-high 20 points for Lincoln Charter. Andrew Howard added eight points and five blocks and Christian Hilty scored 17 points. Girls basketball Lake Norman Charter (15-4, 9-1) defeated East Lincoln…

County weighs spending $1.8M to lure more jobs

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  Commissioners to consider spec building proposal Mon. SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer Whether to move forward with a proposal to build a $1.8 million, publicly funded speculative building in one of the county’s industrial parks will be a matter of discussion by the Board of Commissioners during its meeting Monday…

Deputies: Traffic stop turns up $40K in meth

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Deputies located $40,000 worth of methamphetamine inside a Catawba County man’s vehicle Wednesday morning during a traffic stop in the parking lot of an area shopping center, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office said. Eloy Hernandez Hernandez, 26, of 650 East First Street, Apt. 7,…

Severe storm system leaves Lincoln mostly unscathed

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  County reports few incidents after preparing for worst JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer While Lincoln County emergency crews received multiple reports of fallen tree branches and one downed tree Thursday evening after heavy winds and rain tore through the region, county officials said the area narrowly escaped an encounter with…

Schools seek to control access

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  FRANK TAYLOR Managing Editor   Magnetically coded entry cards and vestibule-type holding areas for visitors appear to be in the works at most Lincoln County elementary and middle schools. Board members discussed the new security measures and other options during a special called committee session Thursday evening. The schools…

Essay contest winners

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Cool John Ferguson set to bring his Southern roots guitar back to Lincolnton

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Carolina native Cool John Ferguson, a seasoned “Southern roots” musician whom legendary blues artist Taj Mahal once considered to be among the top five guitar players in the world, will make his second appearance Saturday evening at the Lincoln Cultural Center. “He is just awesome…