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Bears eliminate Lincolnton boys

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LINCOLN TIMES-NEWS Justin Setzer scored 19 points and Jordan Eckard added 15 and Bunker Hill eliminated Lincolnton from the Southern District 7 Athletic 2A Conference boys tournament with a 70-63 win in a quarterfinal on Tuesday. The fourth-seeded and host Bears (14-10) will face No. 1 Newton-Conover, a 90-51 winner…

Calendar — 2/19/14

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Upcoming games Not all schools have responded to a request for spring sports schedules. Spring sports may officially begin on Feb. 26: Today Basketball SP1A boys tournament: Lincoln Charter at Comm. Davidson, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20 Basketball SD-7 tournament boys semis at CVCC: E. Lincoln vs. W. Caldwell, 8…

From Vale with Love

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    WoodMill Winery inks deal with Shanghai distributor ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer   A local winery is gaining recognition in the international market for its beverages. WoodMill Winery in Vale is shipping its first international order today to Shanghai, China. Opening its doors in 2006, WoodMill Winery is a…

Tip leads to pot grow operation

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  Williams   JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   A call to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Drug Tip Line resulted in the arrest Tuesday morning of a Stanley man accused of operating an indoor marijuana grow operation, deputies said. Narcotics investigators first responded to a southeastern county apartment on Dartwood Lane…

Abandoned mill catches fire again

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    JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer     A Lincolnton firefighter received head injuries while responding to a Sunday morning fire at an abandoned, condemned textile mill, fire officials said. The firefighter was taken to Carolinas Medical Center-Lincoln for treatment after Lincolnton Fire Chief Mitch Burgin said part of the…

Commissioners hear of need for voting equipment investment, county water plant expansion

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  Jaclyn Anthony / Lincoln Times-News       A pipe gallery in the Lincoln County Water Treatment facility on Tree Farm Road.   ELIZABETH HEFFNER  Staff Writer   Lincoln County Commissioners learned that the county will need to increase its funding to keep citizens voting at their meeting Monday night. Lincoln County…

Students won’t have to make up snow days

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  Staff report   Lincoln County Schools will not be required to schedule make up dates for the instruction time lost during Winter Storm Pax. Heavy snowfall forced the school district to close for three days last week. The school system had closed for two days earlier this winter due…

McHenry announces art contest

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  ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer   U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry has announced the submission deadlines for the 2014 Congressional Art Contest. According to a press release sent Tuesday, the Congressional Art Contest began in 1982. Since then, more than 650,000 high school students nationwide have participated in the event enabling…

Obituaries — 2-19-14

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  Kathy Elaine Houser Ledbetter Kathy Elaine Houser Ledbetter, age 55, of 268 Hilltop Road in Lincolnton, died on Monday, February 17, 2014. Her funeral service will be 2 p.m. on Thursday, February 20, 2014, at Rhyne Heights United Methodist Church with Rev. Kathy McAbee officiating. Burial will follow in…

Around Town — 2-19-14

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    WEDNESDAY   Dress donation Cardinal Healthcare in Lincolnton is collecting new and gently-used prom dresses, formal shoes and jewelry throughout February and March. Donations may be dropped of at 931 N. Aspen St. For more information, call (704) 732-7055. Kindergarten registration Registration is now open in Lincoln County…