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Police: Bomb squad investigating Cherryville incident

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Cherryville police are currently investigating a potential bomb situation in the downtown area, agency officials said. Church Street has been shut down while the Gaston County Police Department’s bomb squad investigates a building. The Cherryville Police Department would not release further details on the situation at…

York County Sheriff’s Office: Lincolnton man reaching for cane shot by deputy

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A South Carolina deputy shot an elderly Lincolnton man during a traffic stop on U.S. 321, officers said. The York County Sheriff’s Office has been investigating the incident closely and conducted a press conference with local media outlets Wednesday afternoon. According to an agency press release,…

Around Town — 2-26-14

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THURSDAY Fashion Week King’s Daughters’ Ministry is hosting a Fashion Week through Saturday at its Penny Thrift Store in Stanley as part of the 2nd Annual National Hand Wardrobe Week. Shoppers will receive special discounts around the store including buy 2 items get one “like” item for free. The store…

Obituaries — 2-26-14

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Matthew Byrne Davis Jr. Matthew Byrne Davis Jr., age 74, of 4058 Asbury Church Road in Lincolnton, died on February 24, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. on Friday, February 28, 2014 in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends from 3 p.m.…

Service News

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  Air Force Airman Cody L. Acton recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in  San Antonio, Texas. He completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who…

Club News

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Priscilla Book Club The January meeting of the Priscilla Book Club was hosted by Sara Miller. Following dessert, members shared news, and Doris Little introduced members to Lincolntonian Jerry Hartman’s book A Great Golden Sun. President Kay Barefoot read correspondence from the Good Neighbor Shop and Coalition Against Child Abuse,…

Our View — Local ministry making a positive impact

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We always like to see someone lending a hand to those in need. Those folks are the backbone of the community and are a big part of what makes Lincoln County a great place to live, work and play. It’s easy to look at surface of the world around us…

Man accused of sex crimes headed to trial

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON  Staff Writer   A southwestern Lincoln County man accused of multiple sex-related acts with an 8-year-old in 2012 refused to enter a plea deal in the case Tuesday in Superior Court. According to Lincoln County Assistant District Attorney Lydia A. Hoza, Joey Allen Smith Jr., if found…

Surratts lead Mustangs to first round win

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By RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor DENVER –– Chazz Surratt needed just four points to reach the 1,000-point mark in his short East Lincoln basketball career. He and his teammates gave the Mustangs a whole lot more. The sibling duo of Chazz and Sage Surratt dominated R-S Central on Monday, scoring…

Criminal Charges 2-26-14

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   The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests:  Donna Hooper Tudor, 52, of 3664 Innes Ln. in Maiden was charged Feb. 21 with one count each of failure to appear, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana up to 1/2 ounce. A $2,000 secured bond was set.…