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Citizens aid deputies in arrest of fraud suspects

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Local citizens assisted deputies Saturday in apprehending a New York man along with two Charlotte individuals accused of fraud at an eastern Lincoln County convenience store after two of the three suspects tried to flee the scene, prompting officers to use a stun gun on one…

County’s jobless rate back above 10 percent

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  SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer   Lincoln County saw its unemployment rate rise to 10.1 percent in the month of December, up from 9.5 a month earlier, but down more than a percentage point from the previous December’s rate. It was one of 97 out of 100 North Carolina counties…

Cool John Ferguson brings the blues

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Restaurant owner receives state recognition for downtown efforts

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer Osama Yousef, owner of Court Street Grille and previous chair of Lincolnton’s Downtown Development Association, was among those recognized by the North Carolina Department of Commerce for their efforts last year with the N.C. Main Street and Small Town Main Street programs. The awards were handed…

Veteran Lutheran minister Keck takes pulpit at Salem

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Salem Lutheran and United Church of Christ in Lincolnton recently welcomed interim pastor Rev. Dr. David R. Keck Sr., a nearly five-decade veteran of the field and former paper boy for the Lincoln Times-News, after being without a pastor for more than a year. The…

Obituaries 2-4-13

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Betty Joe Moody Gilbert Mrs. Betty Joe Moody Gilbert, age 65, of 3817 Plateau Road, Newton died Sunday, February 3, 2012. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, February 5, 2013 in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Charles Ingle officiating. The family will receive friends…

Around Town — 2-4-13

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MONDAY Tech Drive North Lincoln High School’s PTO will hold their 2nd annual “iKnights Tech Drive” today through Feb. 15. The school hopes to raise $30,000 to update and purchase new computer equipment for students. Donations may be mailed to: North Lincoln High School, 2737 Lee Lawing Rd. in Lincolnton,…

N.C. Division of Workforce Solutions Weekly Job Listings — 2-4-13

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Medical Assistant (Job #010170915) Job is in Lincolnton. Must be able to draw blood, take blood pressure and vitals, give injections and be familiar with EKG. Part-time position. Chemical Processor (Job #010171237) Weigh and mix raw materials to produce bulk pharmaceutical batches as specified by the master batch formula. Work…

Wolves top Knights 60-47

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Mobley scores 24 in Lincolnton’s win over North Lincoln KEN BRADLEY Special to LTN PUMPKIN CENTER — Lincolnton boys varsity basketball coach Bob Cowie couldn’t help but smile a little after Friday night’s 60-47 road victory against North Lincoln. After all, there were plenty of things about the way his…

Lincolnton girls hang on to SPC lead with win over NL

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KEN BRADLEY Special to LTN PUMPKIN CENTER — The Lincolnton Lady Wolves girls varsity basketball team couldn’t have executed coach Jimmy Carr’s gameplan much better in the opening quarter against rival North Lincoln on Friday night. But Carr knew it would take more than eight minutes to knock off the…