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Local, state leaders celebrate at airport

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    ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer   The Lincoln Economic Development Association celebrated with city, county, state and airport officials on Friday as they recognized the completion of sewer services to the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Airport and to the county’s future fourth major industrial park in a ribbon cutting ceremony. Prior…

Board of Education to hear Asbury update

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  ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer   Lincoln County’s Board of Education will receive an update regarding the Design Build Contract for Asbury Alternative School on Tuesday. The Times-News previously reported that the Lincoln County Board of Education voted at its March meeting to begin contract negotiations with R.J. Leeper Construction,…

Mug sale benefits local animal shelter

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   For the 17th year in a row, a local pottery shop is raising money for the abused, neglected and surrendered animals of Lincoln County. Rising Sun Pottery, located at 207 South Academy Street in Lincolnton, will host “Mugs for Mutts & Cups for Cats,”…

Editor’s Note — We need to know who owns our politicians

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MICHAEL GEBELEIN Managing Editor A Supreme Court ruling on Wednesday that erased some of the limits on individual campaign spending won’t produce freer or fairer elections in this country and certainly won’t increase our dismal turnout. The previous law limited individual contributions to political committees and federal candidates to an…

Around Town — 4-7-14

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TODAY Blood drive     Community Blood Center of the Carolinas will host a blood drive 4-7 p.m. at Denver Fire Department, 3956 N.C. 16 in Denver. To schedule an appointment, call (704) 972-4700 or visit carolinadonor.org. Game night                                                                                                                                           The West Lincoln Library, 5545 W. N.C. 27 in Vale, will host…

Times-News team wins advertising awards

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Criminal Charges 4-7-14

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  The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests:  April Lynn Turner Gross, 28, of 12036 McCoy Rd. in Huntersville was charged April 2 with one count of probation violation. A $20,000 bond was set. Jake Ellis Nelson, 20, 1928 Jaya Dr. in Sherrills Ford was charged April 2…

Obituaries 4-7-14

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  Joyce King Hoyle Joyce King Hoyle, age 64, of 1312 Mirror Lake Road in Lincolnton, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 6, 2014. Her funeral service will be 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at Pearl Baptist Church with Rev. Malcolm Ivey, Rev. Alan Wheeler,…

Sheriff’s Office: Lincoln narcs, Catawba Co. K-9 bust Charlotte man for drugs, stolen guns

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  Cathey   JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A Charlotte man was arrested Thursday night after narcotics investigators located more than 200 grams of marijuana and a stolen shotgun inside a Lincoln County residence, deputies said. Lincoln County Sheriff’s drug officers and a Catawba County K-9 unit responded to a home…

Around Town — 4-4-14

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FRIDAY SciVisit for students Gaston College will host a SciVisit for select Lincoln and Gaston middle school students 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Dallas campus. The event will promote STEMM awareness of science, technology, engineering, math and medical through hands-on, interactive activities. For more information, call Heather Woodson…