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College student raises awareness for young victims of cancer

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  AMANDA SEBASTIANO Staff Writer   At the entrance of the East Lincoln High Pink Out Night football game on Friday, sat two 21-year-old women selling bright, glittery headbands — not something patrons at the event would normally see. Lauren Athey, a 2009 graduate of East Lincoln, sat with Kaley…

Schools consider range of new ideas

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  AMANDA SEBASTIANO Staff Writer   Becoming more aggressive against bullying and creating programs to recognize academic merit, are a few of the ideas local educators pitched during a recent Board of Education committees meeting to ensure a positive, stronger learning environment for Lincoln County students. In response to the…

Scouting in West Lincoln

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Criminal charges — 10-22-12

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The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Casey McSwain Dilling, 36, of 568 Calvary Ch. Rd. in Lincolnton was charged Oct. 16 with three counts of possessing stolen goods and one count each of obtaining property by false pretenses and larceny, for which a $3,500 secured bond was…

Division of Workforce Security weekly job listings — 10-22-12

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Library Assistant (Job #010151504) Ability to read, write and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with completion of high school. Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with having a similar position for one or two years. The…

Around Town — 10-22-12

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MONDAY Photography Club The Lincoln Photography Club will meet 7 p.m. at the Lincoln Cultural Center in Lincolnton. Participants are asked to bring a camera and tripod for hands-on practice. TUESDAY Boone trip The Lincoln County Senior Center’s Caregiver’s Support Group will host a fall trip to Daniel Boone Inn…

Thoughts from a registered voter

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DON BALLARD Guest Columnist I am a registered voter with one of our national parties. I vote in all elections and take great pride in being patriotic. I listen to the discussions of both candidates. I watched both conventions and now the debates. I listened to the spokespersons building up…

Reader’s Forum — 10-22-12

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Judge protects kids; deserves re-election I am writing in support of Meredith Shuford, 27B Judicial District Court Judge, to be re-elected. She has held this position since 2007. Her responsibilities include overseeing family, juvenile, domestic violence and criminal cases. She has worked for the citizens of Lincoln and Cleveland counties…

Obits 10-22-12

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Harry Lee Robinson IRON STATION — Mr. Harry Lee Robinson, age 86, of 4739 E. Highway 27 in Iron Station, died on Friday, October 19, 2012. His funeral service will be 11 a.m. today in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Shiela Gould and Rev. Carolyn Sears officiating. Burial…

Cherryville names new interim police chief

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer The Cherryville Police Department has a new acting chief as of this morning, according to a press release from Interim City Manager Jeff Cash. Sergeant Det. Cam Jenks, who’s been with the department for more than a decade, will be heading the agency until further notice,…