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WRESTLING — Measuring stick

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Rebels face tough test tonight at N-C RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor Last season was the first in as long as Butch Ross can remember that his West Lincoln wrestling team didn’t win some sort of conference title. Making up for that begins tonight against the defending league champion. The Rebels…

FOOTBALL — Roseboro opens post-prep career with Shrine Bowl

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor The bowl season for Division I-prospect Darian Roseboro begins a year early. The Lincolnton High defensive standout will participate in the annual Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas in Spartanburg, S.C., on Saturday, then a little over two weeks later will compete in the Semper Fidelis All-American…

2014 FALL ALL-CONFERENCE AWARDS

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SOUTHERN DISTRICT 7 2A Football Bandys: Devan Cox, Jelani Culliver, Farod Hooker, Jarrett Pemleton,Kyle Roberts, Kyle Shaw, Dylan Wambold Bunker Hill: J’len Wilson, Cooper Wray East Lincoln: Grant Athey, Coleton Banks, Grant Bishop, Triston Dennis, Sam Krehnbrink, Matt Schenck, Chazz Surratt, Sage Surratt, Damarius Valentine Lincolnton: Tarus Dameron, Jordon Easter,…

UPCOMING GAMES —

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Today Basketball E. Lincoln at Bunker Hill Lincolnton at Bandys Newton-Conover at W. Lincoln Wrestling E. Lincoln at Bunker Hill, 7 p.m. Bandys, Hunter Huss at Lincolnton, 6 p.m. W. Lincoln at Newton-Conover, 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 Basketball Bandys at E. Lincoln, 1 p.m. (varsity boys only) Wrestling N.…

Obituaries — 12-19-14

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Cecil Clinton Dellinger VALE — Cecil Clinton Dellinger, age 74, of Vale died on Wednesday, December 17, 2014. His funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. today, December 19, 2014, at Sharon Baptist Church with Rev. Rick Crouse and Rev. Don Willis officiating. Burial will follow in the church…

A brief history of Tar Heel presidential politics

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Patrick Gannon Syndicated columnist An early poll suggests that North Carolina will again be a battleground state in the 2016 presidential race, especially if former First Lady Hillary Clinton ends up as the Democratic nominee. Raleigh-based Public Policy Polling released a poll last week showing Clinton very close among N.C.…

Around Town — 12-19-14

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FRIDAY Poetry open mic Poetry Lincolnton will host a free open mic at 7 p.m. at the Lincoln Cultural Center, 403 East Main Street in Lincolnton. SUNDAY Christmas cantata Pisgah United Methodist Church, at 2582 Gastonia Highway in Lincolnton, will host a Christmas Cantata at 10:30 a.m. Christmas concert Caleb’s…

Criminal Charges — 12-19-14

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The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Daron Quashawn Wright, 21, of 1122 East Lincoln St. in Lincolnton was charged Dec. 16 with one count of failure to appear. A $500 secured bond was set. Christopher Wayne Nance, 25, of 3161 June Bug Rd. in Vale was charged…

Asbury project extended

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Staff report Lincoln County’s Board of Education unanimously approved an eight-week extension to the timeline for constructing the new Asbury Alternative School during a special called meeting on Thursday. Assistant Superintendent Dr. Matthew Stover also shared with board members that the project is still over-budget by $8,249, even with the…

Business Spotlight: Silverpoint Homes

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer For more than two decades, Mark Weaver has immersed himself in the modular home industry. A Lincoln County native, he serves as Silverpoint Homes of North Carolina’s general manager and co-owner. “The company started in West Virginia by Larry Stover in 1997,” Weaver said. “Larry saw…