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Around Town — 7-29-13

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TODAY VBS Boger City UMC, 2320 E. Main St. in Lincolnton, will host “Kingdom Rock” Vacation Bible School today with dinner at 5:30 p.m. To pre-register, call (704) 735-7691. Fire Dept. meeting Crouse Volunteer Fire Department,  2764 W. N.C.150 in Crouse, will hold their annual meeting at 7:30 p.m. For…

Teen arrested for BB gun shooting spree

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Police have arrested at least one person whom they said used a BB gun to shoot numerous vehicles and a woman earlier this month in Lincolnton. Officers charged Robert Charles Champlin III, 19, of 311 Beard Road in Lincolnton, on Friday, according to a report.…

Vehicle fire leads to pot grow operation in home

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Deputies responded to a marijuana grow operation inside an Iron Station residence Thursday after firefighters, already at the home for a vehicle fire, alerted officers of potential drugs inside, the Sheriff’s Office said. Investigators seized roughly 6 ounces of the controlled substance from 1334…

4-H program to teach youths money management

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer   Lincoln County 4-H will be offering a new program this year designed to teach youth about managing money. The “Cha-Ching” special-interest program will provide participants with an opportunity to learn about financial skills, while also incorporating entertaining reading. Geared toward youth in third through fifth…

Leaders not holding breath on airport commission

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer   The North Carolina General Assembly approved a bill early Friday morning that would create a 13-member commission, including an appointee from Lincoln County, to run Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The long-debated and heated issue, essentially a power struggle between the State Legislature and city of…

Firefighters battle blaze at Denver home

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Denver firefighters said they responded to a house fire Thursday night on Lake Norman that stemmed from an electrical malfunction. The incident took place just after 11 p.m. at a home on Governor’s Island Drive, fire officials said. Due to the significant size of the…

Criminal Charges 7-29-13

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  The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests:    Jacob Allen Houser, 18, of 1759 Hines Circle Rd. in Stanley was charged July 24 with one count of failure to comply. A $205 cash bond was set. Lee Thomas Keever, 36, of 7225 Caley Ln. in Denver was…

One moment leads to another

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  PAULETTE BALLARD Guest Columnist   As told by Julia Hollar   Most women think the day their first child is born is a moment they will never forget. When my friend, Julia, told me her funny account about her labor and delivery, I knew it would be one of…

Obituaries 7-29-13

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Caron Brown Caron Brown went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, entering into the fullness of joy in His presence, on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. He was a loving and faithful husband to his wife of 37 wonderful years, and a gracious and generous father to…

Marijuana grow operation found inside Iron Station home after firefighters respond to property fire

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Deputies responded to a marijuana grow operation inside an Iron Station residence Thursday after firefighters, already at the home for a vehicle fire, alerted officers of potential drugs inside, the Sheriff’s Office said. Investigators seized roughly 6 ounces of the controlled substance from 1334 L.R. Schronce…