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Storms hit hard in Lincoln County

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      JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Winds, rain and intense lightning pounded Lincoln County Friday evening, producing flash floods on the eastern end in addition to high water levels in Iron Station, where a demolished private roadway, now temporarily fixed, separated some residents from the outside world. Pumpkin Center…

Couple makes move from France to Lincolnton

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    JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   It’s been a year since European-born couple Jean and Philippe Trochard uprooted themselves from France and moved to Lincoln County. They now consider the American community their true “home.” The couple visited the county for a month more than a year ago and…

Man charged with sex offenses

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   A 26-year-old Lincoln County man accused of engaging in sex-related behavior with a teen girl November through March will make his first appearance today on the charges, the Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies arrested Anthony Alexander Gonzalez Solorzano, 26, of 2024 Poarch Rd. in Lincolnton,…

Deputies search for missing sisters

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    JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer     Deputies said two Lincoln County sisters have been missing from their home since Tuesday. Mahagony Smith, 17, and Aniya Symone Mickey-Weeks, 14, ran away from their McCorkle Road residence, the Sheriff’s Office said. A godmother last saw the teens after deputies said…

Speed likely a factor in wreck

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City should tighten budget, not add tax

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  In reference to the newly created “trash tax,” I was taken back a bit by our city manager’s comment regarding fighting for “our” employees. I’m sure he’s a good boss to work for, but perhaps he should be in the private sector, fighting for his employees with private money,…

Criminal Charges 7-1-13

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  The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests:   Jonathan Keith James, 32, of 804 Summey Farm Dr. in Dallas was charged June 26 with one count of communicating threats and two counts of conspiracy. No bond was set. Jessica Ann Brooks, 31, of 804 Summey Farm Dr.…

A honeymoon shortcut

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  PAULETTE BALLARD Guest Columnist   As told by Kyra Hoffman John and I were married on Saturday, August 7, 1999. I was 18 and he was 19. We scheduled our wedding for 11 a.m. because it would take us most of the afternoon to reach our honeymoon destination. Because…

Obituaries 7-1-13

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  Corey Alan Williams Corey Alan Williams of 3911 Frontier Lane, Apt. 5 in Lincolnton died Friday, June 28, 2013. Corey was born September 29, 1987 in Mecklenburg County. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013 in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel. The family…

Two people, one horse dead following separate Lincoln County wrecks

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    JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer     One woman lost her life in a county wreck Sunday, two days after a man’s vehicle collided with a horse, according to troopers with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol. The horse died at the scene Friday morning, troopers said, while the man later died…