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Alpacas get a haircut at the ranch

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New downtown co-op caters to local artists

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  SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer   A new co-op business aimed at helping local artists display and sell their work recently opened in downtown Lincolnton. East Main Street Artisans celebrated its official grand opening with the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce last week, though it first opened its doors in…

On this day…

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Friday, April 22, 1983 Sheriff’s deputies get new cruisers Lincoln County deputies picked up seven new, 1983 Ford LTD Crown Victorias in Raleigh.  The vehicles cost $7,833 each and were powered by eight-cylinder, 5.8-liter engines.   Fruit growers assess loss Local fruit growers were hit hard by a frost in…

Local GOP gathers at Lincolnton High School

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Club News

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  Priscilla Book Club   The Priscilla Book Club met March 13 at the Pine Street home of Kay Marks. After dessert, Kay Barefoot, president, opened the meeting with thoughts on “March Madness” basketball and exhibition baseball games. She recounted memorable North Carolinians, Tony Cloninger and Jimmy Hall, who set…

Reader’s Forum

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  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

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  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

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  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

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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

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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…