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Man charged with pointing gun at deputy

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Staff report A Lincolnton man is accused of pointing a gun at a Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputy. Eugene Edwin Goodson, Sr., 46, of 2945 Loviee Road, was charged with one felony count of assault with a deadly weapon on a law enforcement officer and one misdemeanor count each of assault…

Woman arrested for statutory rape

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ANNIE BLACKBURN Staff Writer A 22-year-old Taylorsville woman is currently being held in Alexander County on warrants issued for a statutory rape that occurred in the Lincolnton city limits. According to a press release from the Lincolnton Police Department, Sara Elizabeth Ray, of 132 River Hills Court in Taylorsville, had…

BALLARD: Grandfather created an artificial leg

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PAULETTE BALLARD Guest Columnist I met Dean McCree at her antiques store on Highway 321. She told me the following moment she will never forget. McCree said she lived on a farm when she was young. She remembered her granddaddy having a large tool shop and using his tools to…

Cleveland County Most Wanted suspect nabbed at Lincolnton hotel

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ANNIE BLACKBURN Staff Writer The Lincolnton Police Department apprehended a man wanted in Cleveland County at a city motel after an anonymous tip. Frank Leroy Estes, 31 was taken into custody at the Days Inn on Clark Drive in Lincolnton on Sept. 17. Detectives Hayes, McAllister, Harris and Officer Charles…

Obituaries — 9-24-14

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Connie Gale Nodine Gilbert SHELBY- Connie Gale Nodine Gilbert, 46, of 2048 Flint Hill Church Road, passed away Sunday September 21, 2014 at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. A native of Cabarrus County, she was born March 25, 1968, daughter of James Monroe Nodine and Frances Walker Luco. She was…

Criminal Charges 9-24-14

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The Lincolnton Police Department reported the following arrests: Tony Bradshaw, 20, address unknown was charged September 17 with one count failure to comply. A $665 secured bond was set. Patricia Celess Ferrell, 36, of 817 E Catawba Street was charged September 17 with two misdemeanor counts each larceny and possession…

Arrest made in August break-ins

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ANNIE BLACKBURN Staff Writer A former Lincoln County man is being held on a $60,000 bond in connection with two break-ins that occurred in August. Joshua Lee Herron, 23, of 2109 Coffee Creek Apartments in Charlotte, and formerly of Clover Lane in Denver, was charged with one felony count each…

Reader’s Forum 9-24-14

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Dr. Sykes will be missed Dr. Paul Sykes, formerly of LakeMont Family Medicine, CMC-Lincoln, is a credit to his profession. To say we will miss the unparalleled knowledge and medical skill of Dr. Sykes is quite an understatement. Dr. Sykes’ brilliance in examining patients’ medical issues is equaled only by…

America’s stagnant recovery and what can be done to kick-start it

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PATRICK MCHENRY Guest Columnist Over the past few weeks, much of the news media has been focused on events beyond America’s borders. A brutal new terrorist threat has emerged in the Middle East. The government of Russia continues to foster unrest in Eastern Ukraine. At the same time, the Ebola…

Around Town — 9-24-14

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TODAY Divorce Care River View Baptist Church at 2230 Riverview Road in Lincolnton is sponsoring a group for separate or divorced individuals. $15 per person. Child care is provided. For more information, please call (704) 740 – 9667. THURSDAY Covekeepers Lake Norman Covekeepers will meet at 7 p.m. at the…