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Lincolnton High brings mystery to the stage

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LHS drama students present ‘Her Lips Are Sealed’ as dessert theater PHIL PERRY Staff Writer Lincolnton High School drama teacher Shane Stephens believes that a good “who-done-it” mystery is a gateway to the hearts of most theater enthusiasts. The educator, now in his ninth year at the school, will lead…

County remains in top economic tier

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Staff report North Carolina’s Department of Commerce 2015 Economic Development Tier Rankings were released on Nov. 26. Lincoln County remained in the Tier 3 designation, meaning it is one of the least economically distressed counties in the state. Mandated by state law, the designations are used to “determine a variety…

Santa’s Sac toy drive set for Saturday at country club

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PHIL PERRY Staff Writer Two truckloads of toys can do a lot of good in Lincoln County for children who may not have something to open on Christmas. Organizers for “Santa’s Sac,” a Lincoln County nonprofit organization that celebrated its inaugural event in 2013, look forward to the challenge of…

Woman arrested for storage unit break-ins

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Deputies: Victim identifies property for sale in parking lot of Lincolnton grocery store Staff report Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office detectives have made an arrest in connection with a rash of break-ins that occurred at Harris Mini Storage at 6135 E. Highway 150 and Guardian Storage at 4150 Business Highway 16.…

Criminal Charges — 12-5-14

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The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Barry Kent Philyaw II, 36, of 457 Harris Dr., No. 132 in Lincolnton was charged Dec. 2 with one count of non-support of family. A $1,000 bond was set. Penny Jeane Hurley, 45, of 4780 Crouse Rd. in Crouse was charged…

Around Town — 12-5-14

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FRIDAY Christmas in the Land of Oz The Lincoln Cultural Center and the Ironton Animal Hospital present “Christmas in the Land of Oz” at the Lincoln Cultural Center at 7 p.m. at 403 East Main Street in Lincolnton. Tickets are $11 for adults and $8 for seniors/students. Tickets available at…

Obituaries — 12-5-14

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Rachel Carpenter Hurt Rachel Carpenter Hurt, age 83, of Stockton Trail in Lincolnton, died on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. Her funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 5, 2014, at Gainsville Baptist Church with Rev. Michael Rice officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The…

Division of Workforce Solutions Job Listings

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You must currently be registered with DWS to be referred on any of our jobs. Go to www.ncworks.gov to register or update an existing registration. Job listings for all of North Carolina may also be accessed. Come to the NC Works Career Center-Lincoln County, 529 N Aspen St., Lincolnton or…

Business Spotlight: Mentaur Learning Center

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer Since 2010, the Mentaur Learning Center has worked with students of all ages to assist in their supplemental educational endeavors. “We serve Mecklenburg, Iredell, Catawba and Lincoln Counties,” said Ginny Wirzbicki, Mentaur Learning Center’s owner and director. “We work with adults, college students, charter school, private…

Obituaries — 12-3-14

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Loretta Kendrick Burgess Loretta Kendrick Burgess, 84, went home to be with her Lord on Sunday evening, November 30, 2014 with her family by her side. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to many. Loretta was born in Lincolnton on May 10, 1930 to the late…