Home » Entries posted by KaAnSuli (Page 420)

Reader’s Forum

Share This Post

  UDO amendment shortsighted   Our Planning Board (PB) amending our city’s Unified Downtown Ordinance (UDO) decision to grant a conditional permit to a downtown bar was shortsighted. Their 4-3 decision to decrease separation requirements for bars, mega breweries, and “adult social clubs” from 300 feet of property line to…

Reality TV star visits Denver to raise funds for Texas explosion victims

Share This Post

  LTN Staff Reports   Lincoln County residents will have the opportunity today to meet a reality show celebrity while simultaneously raising money for both injured first-responders and the families of victims who were killed in this month’s fatal fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas. Tim Smith, star of the…

Criminal Charges 4-22-13

Share This Post

  The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests:     Linda Louise Davidson, 63, of 5230 Lawhorn Ln. in Denver was served a true bill of indictment April 17 for one count each of manufacturing marijuana, maintaining a dwelling for a controlled substance and possession with intent to…

Obituaries 4-22-13

Share This Post

Earl Dean Jenkins Mr. Earl Dean Jenkins, age 67, of 4746 Lama Lane in Lincolnton, died on Saturday, April 20, 2013. His funeral service will be 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at Leonard’s Fork Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Goins and Rev. Darrell Bost officiating. Burial will follow…

Empty NC plant turned into classic car showroom

Share This Post

HICKORY (AP) — Revving up Hickory’s image as a travel destination could use some more horsepower, and Paramount Classic Cars and Trucks has that in abundance. The business is not brand new, but it now has a home in the former Clayton-Marcus furniture plant on Falling Creek Road. Inside the…

Lincoln County Home Educators honor leader

Share This Post

   …

Preliminary pageant held in Shelby

Share This Post

A group of girls won crowns and titles during the Outstanding Little Miss Cleveland-Lincoln County Pageant held in March at the Cleveland County Office Building Auditorium in Shelby. The pageant was an official Outstanding Little Miss preliminary competition for Cleveland and Lincoln counties. The winners were Baby Miss Lincoln County…

Sheriff’s Office: Teen charged with kidnapping, deputies looking for three other suspects

Share This Post

JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Deputies have arrested a Catawba County teen connected to a northern Lincoln County drug deal and kidnapping Thursday night, the Sheriff’s Office said. Dillon Shane Uzzell, 17, of 3121 Springlake Drive in Newton, is being held under a $41,000 secured bond, but deputies said they are…

Obituaries 4-19-13

Share This Post

  Jean Sigmon Beckham DENVER — Jean Sigmon Beckham, 78, of Denver passed away on April 18, 2013 at her residence. Born in Belmont on June 8, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Leonard and Louise Jackson Sigmon. Jean was a secretary for Eastern Airlines before her retirement.…

Poor hearing is no laughing matter

Share This Post

KATHRYN YARBRO Guest columnist What? What? What are you saying? Speak louder or come into this room and talk to me. Does this sound like something you said today and are saying it more often? Senior citizens are not the only ones who have poor hearing, but I’ll bet that…