Home » Entries posted by KaAnSuli (Page 562)

No one injured when bus strikes deputy’s cruiser

Share This Post

  JENNA-LEY HARRISON  Staff Writer   A bus carrying two Lincoln County high school athletic teams Wednesday afternoon collided with a deputy’s patrol vehicle, troopers said. The incident took place around 3 p.m. on N.C. 150 East, according to Trooper B. Black with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol. North…

Students to participate in robotics tournament

Share This Post

  ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer   Thirteen robotics teams from Lincoln County schools will compete in RoboLincoln this weekend. CyberKids Robotics hosts the countywide tournament, a non-profit education program designed by creator Kathy Kent in 2004. According to Kent, the program assists schools in developing science, technology, engineering and math…

Editor’s Note — Commissioners make right call on Shea

Share This Post

MICHAEL GEBELEIN Managing Editor If you want to see Lincoln County’s population grow, you have to have places for the new people to live. The decision made by county commissioners on Monday to rezone a parcel of land near East Lincoln High School in Denver for a 1,650-unit, 600-acre “adult…

Jonquils blooming in the backyard

Share This Post

KATHRYN YARBRO Guest Columnist Green buds popping up are the first signs of spring, so I grabbed a handful to bring inside to watch as the yellow blooms open up. Never before have I been so eager for a taste of warm weather. The zero weather was not the only…

Bombs away

Share This Post

Knights hit 3 HRs, rout EL By RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor DENVER –– For two innings Tuesday it looked as if North Lincoln’s softball team might implode. Then suddenly, the Knights exploded. Three different Knights hitters homered, and they overcame a sloppy start to rout East Lincoln 10-3. Hollyn Franklin’s…

WLMS wrestler finishes second in state tourney

Share This Post

South Point baseball scores six runs in first two innings to down East Lincoln

Share This Post

LINCOLN TIMES-NEWS Belmont South Point scored six runs in the first two innings and didn’t look back in its 7-1 win over visiting East Lincoln on Tuesday. The Red Raiders scored three runs on three hits and two walks in the first inning, then added three more runs on three…

Calendar — 3/5/14

Share This Post

Upcoming games Junior varsity games begin at 4 or 4:30 p.m., with varsity games to follow, unless otherwise noted. This schedule may not include cancellations, postponements or changes not reported to the Lincoln Times-News: Today Baseball E. Lincoln at Forestview N. Lincoln at W. Lincoln Softball McDowell at Lincoln Charter…

Obituaries 3-5-14

Share This Post

  Shirley S. Frelich SANFORD — Shirley S. Frelich, age 83, of Sanford, and formerly of Lincolnton until 2009, passed away at Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst on Monday, March 3, 2014. Her funeral service will be 11 a.m. on Friday, March 7, 2014 in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel…

Company announces $18 million investment, 100 jobs for county

Share This Post

  ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer   The largest privately held manufacturer and distributer of healthcare supplies in the United States has announced plans to open a new, state-of-the art medical supply distribution center in the Lincoln County Industrial Park. Medline Industries, Inc. announced its decision to expand to North Carolina…