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McHenry’s staff to hold local office hours

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer Staff for U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry, of North Carolina’s 10th Congressional District, will be holding office hours Thursday in Lincolnton, with Lincoln County residents invited to attend to share any issues or concerns they may have. Scheduled for 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. at the Citizens…

Child heatstroke deaths are preventable

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AMY WADSWORTH Guest columnist Where’s Baby? Look before you lock. Never leave your child alone in a car! Did you know that heatstroke is the leading cause of non-crash, vehicle-related deaths for children? According to Safe Kids USA, on average every 10 days a child dies from heatstroke in a…

Obituaries — 6-5-13

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Sandra ‘Sandy’ Kaye Dellinger Sandra “Sandy” Kaye Dellinger, age 48, of 2618 Buffalo Forest Road in Lincolnton, died on Saturday, June 1, 2013. Her funeral service will be 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 6, 2013 in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Hubert Clinard, Rev. Tony Matthews and Rev.…

All eyes on Roseboro

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Lincolnton sophomore already getting scholarship offers MICHAEL GEBELEIN News Editor Scouts and recruiters from several of the top college football programs in the country — schools like Michigan, Auburn, Florida and Georgia — have visited the Lincolnton High School athletic department recently. And the recruit these big-time schools are coming…

Fishin’ with Capt. Gus: Fish Stories

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GUS GUSTAFSON Guest Columnist A few weeks ago readers were asked to submit their favorite fish stories. Thanks for your responses. As promised, here are a few I would like to share. The first comes from Mike, whose wife asked him to submit it. “In my home state of West…

Lincolnton gives out sports awards

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Lincolnton High School recently handed out athletic awards to students for the 2012-2013 school year. Senior baseball player Logan Ray received the $1,500 Jonathan Brookins Memorial Scholarship.…

West Lincoln athletes receive spring sports awards

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West Lincoln High School recently handed out its yearly and spring season awards to students. Male Athlete of Year-Clay Alguire Female Athlete of Year-Rylee Marsh Kemp Wehunt Memorial-Brittany Ormand Ethan Ross Courage Award-Travis “Goose” Witherspoon 12 Sport Awards: Brittany Ormand, Rylee Marsh, Rebecca Owens, Courtney Clark, Taylor Schronce, Alexis Adams,…

County to hold public hearing on budget

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer The county’s proposed budget for the next fiscal year will be a topic of discussion tonight, as the Board of Commissioners will host a public hearing on the subject during its 6:30 p.m. meeting. Commissioners met recently to go over County Manager George Wood’s 2013-2014 financial…

Catawba Springs club runs to benefit Nicaraguan children

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer More than 40 fourth and fifth graders from a Lincoln County elementary school participated in their first 5k run of the year and simultaneously helped raise funds for children in Nicaragua on Saturday. Catawba Springs Elementary School’s running club, comprised of 91 students, the club’s largest…

Lincoln Charter seniors graduate

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Lincoln Charter seniors rise to their feet in applause on Friday during their graduation ceremony at the school’s campus in Denver.…