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Wildcats sweep Wolves

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LINCOLN TIMES-NEWS With only eight players available after the suspension of three, North Gaston still somehow appeared to be the more energized team in the final decisive moments of Wednesday’s 51-44 non-conference home win against Lincolnton. The Wildcats closed the game on a 12-4 run over the final 3 1/2…

Calendar — 1/10/14

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Upcoming games Basketball games begin with junior varsity girls, who start at 4 p.m., unless otherwise noted. North Lincoln does not have a JV girls team, so its games begin with the JV boys at 5 p.m. Conference wrestling matches begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted: Today Basketball E.…

Old adage applies to vet visits too

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KAREN MILLER Guest Columnist Do you remember the old saying, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure?” It’s not only true for humans, but for our pets also. Owning and caring for a pet is a commitment, a responsibility. In exchange, we are rewarded with our companion’s…

House fire displaces two, injures pet dog

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Two people were displaced from their Lincolnton home early Thursday morning following a mysterious blaze, fire officials said. Firefighters believe the incident stemmed from a pick-up truck at the property just before 3:40 a.m. on Shady Lane, according to Lincolnton Fire Chief Mitch Burgin. Flames gutted…

Man crashes into parked vehicle

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A man was rushed to an area hospital late Wednesday morning after his van crashed into a parked vehicle along N.C. 16 in Denver, troopers said. Officers have yet to identify the victim, who was taken to Carolinas Medical Center-Main in Charlotte with non-life-threatening injuries, officers…

Red Deviled

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WL drops key SD-7 match to N-C By RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor VALE –– If West Lincoln’s wrestling team is going to win the Southern District 7 Athletic 2A Conference it’ll need some help. And there is a lot of wrestling left. Top-ranked and defending 2A state champion Newton-Conover won…

EL boys hold off Bears

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Mustangs stay perfect  behind big first half By MICHAEL HUGHES LTN Correspondent DENVER –– East Lincoln had little trouble in the first half with visiting Bunker Hill in Tuesday’s battle for first place in the Southern District 7. The second half was more in the Bears’ favor, but the Mustangs…

Lincolnton bounces back, downs Bandys

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Saine scores 17 as Wolves pick up key SD-7 victory By DAVID KEEVER LTN Correspondent Lincolnton’s boys basketball team rebounded from last week’s loss to rival East Lincoln with a 50-42 win over the Bandys Trojans Tuesday night at Lincolnton. Will Saine poured in 17 points for the Wolves, and…

Calendar — 1/8/14

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Upcoming games Basketball games begin with junior varsity girls, who start at 4 p.m., unless otherwise noted. North Lincoln does not have a JV girls team, so its games begin with the JV boys at 5 p.m. Conference wrestling matches begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted: Today Basketball Lincolnton…

Mystery Solved: Historian identifies child mill worker

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer For more than a century, the identity of a girl photographed in a Lincolnton textile mill had remained a mystery. But through the determination and research of Massachusetts historian and author Joe Manning, the image of this young textile worker has been reunited with her descendants.…