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Knights soccer breezes through first round

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North Lincoln beats Polk County 3-0 to advance to second round MICHAEL GEBELEIN Sports Editor PUMPKIN CENTER — The North Lincoln Knights took a 3-0 win over the Polk County Wolverines with ease in the first round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2A playoffs on Wednesday. Senior…

Football playoffs begin today

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MICHAEL GEBELEIN Sports Editor Game of the Week: West Lincoln Rebels (5-6, 3-4 SPC) at South Iredell Vikings (9-2, 6-1 CVAC) The West Lincoln Rebels have the toughest draw of the Lincoln County schools in the first round of the playoffs today as they face the Catawba Valley Athletic Conference…

Wolves edge N. Henderson 3-2 in first round

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer LINCOLNTON — The Lincolnton Wolves snagged a 3-2 victory over the North Henderson Knights (8-12-3) amid chilly temperatures Monday night at home in the first round of the 2A state playoffs. Lincolnton completed regular season play as the best team in the Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Conference…

Accusations cloud school board election

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FRANK TAYLOR Managing Editor With the election just days away and many citizens already having sealed in their picks through absentee ballots and early voting, accusations of misconduct are raising controversy in two Lincoln County Board of Education races. One board member seeking re-election faces a potential censure vote from…

Lincoln Times-News Pigskin Picks

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The Lincoln Times-News panel of Lincoln County football observers selects game winners and scores for local high school football games each week. Week 12 games: Wheatmore at East Lincoln Lincolnton at Wilkes Central West Lincoln at South Iredell Cherryville at West Wilkes Avery County at Lake Norman Charter Thomasville at…

Deputies: Drugs in house lead to arrest

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Sheriff’s narcotics investigators teamed up with city officers to arrest a Lincolnton man during a traffic stop Wednesday, three days after law enforcement authorities located more than 450 grams of marijuana inside his residence, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office said. Officers and deputies apprehended Travis Sentell…

Suspect charged in sex offense on child

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A Cherryville man is accused of being involved in multiple sex-related incidents earlier this year with an eight-year-old girl, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies charged Joey Allen Smith Jr., 37, of 2571 Thomas Baxter Lane, Wednesday with one felony count of first-degree sexual offense…

Dalton hopes for votes in Lincolnton

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Lincoln County teams run for state championships Saturday

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Staff report Lincoln County will be represented in both the 1A and 2A classification at Saturday’s North Carolina High School Athletic Association cross-country state championships at Beeson Park in Kernersville. North Lincoln, the defending 2A boys state champions, East Lincoln and Maiden’s Corbin Boyles will run the first race of…

Late hours may boost downtown retailers

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer The Lincolnton Downtown Development Association (DDA) recently launched a new program aimed at aligning local businesses’ hours of operation with current consumer trends, hoping to boost sales in the process. BOLT (Businesses Open Late on Thursdays) Downtown kicked off last week, when more than a dozen…