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Truant teens get busted for resisting

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Four Lincolnton High School students had a run-in with the law on Friday, according to a police report. School Resource Officer B. Hunsucker said officers located the teens skipping school in an area on Highland Drive, and when they approached the suspects, they ran…

Bank offers free financial guidance

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  LTN Staff Report   Those interested in receiving financial guidance at no charge will have a chance to do so Friday. Fifth Third Bank, in collaboration with the Boys and Girls Club of Lincoln County, the United Way of Lincoln County, the Lincoln County Coalition Against Child Abuse and…

ELHS students to perform ‘Southern Hospitality’

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Child Advocacy Center faces budget cuts

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Lincoln County’s Child Advocacy Center and at least 20 other North Carolina nonprofit organizations focused on aiding abused and neglected children will be forced to close their doors this year if they can’t find additional financial assistance following the state’s more than $7 million…

Local Boys & Girls Club making progress

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   The Lincoln County chapter of the Boys & Girls Club could commence operations as soon as August, two years after organization officials said they started working on establishing a local unit. Lincoln County Unit Director Shaun Newton, currently an employee with the Department of…

Obituaries 4-24-13

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Gail Brotherton Gail Keener Brotherton, 65, of Newton died April 21, 2013. The funeral service will be held today at 2 p.m. at East Maiden Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Maiden City Cemetery. The family will receive friends, prior to the service, from 1 until 1:45 p.m. at the…

Around Town — 4-22-13

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TODAY Baseball sign-ups Destroyers 16 and under travel baseball team is looking for experienced players for their summer/fall league. For more information or for private tryouts (by appointment), call Ed Walsh at (828) 803-8729. Blood drive Community Blood Center of the Carolinas will host a blood drive 4-7 p.m. at…

Rebels roll as season winds down

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MICHAEL GEBELEIN News Editor The West Lincoln Rebels varsity baseball team has a Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Conference championship in sight with three conference games left, but two of those three games are against opponents in the top half of the league standings. The Rebels fell to Cherryville 6-4 on Apr.…

Fishin’ with Capt. Gus: Fish Names

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GUS GUSTAFSON Guest Columnist The names used by anglers to identify the fish they catch are far from scientific. For example, take the crappie, a popular pan fish whose name changes by region. In Florida, it’s called a speck, in the northeast, a croppie and a Sac-a-Lait in the bayous…

Heat wins Charlotte tournament

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