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$1 million contract on county agenda

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer Lincoln County’s Board of Commissioners will vote on a contract to move forward with relocating the county’s health department to the former hospital facility on Gamble Drive in Lincolnton at tonight’s meeting. According to Director of Public Works Donald Chamblee, “Public Works recommends contracting with Stewart,…

Substitute teacher, husband cited for allowing underage drinking at party

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Staff report The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office has served a criminal summons on a Lincoln County Schools substitute teacher and her husband related to a recent party involving underage drinking that was held at their home. Amanda Michelle Watts, 36, a substitute teacher, and Alfred Wayne Watts, Jr., 40, of…

It’s Official: Elections board tallies results

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Staff report Lincoln County’s Board of Elections canvassed local votes from the 2014 General Election and declared the results official at a meeting on Friday. The Board of Elections, comprised of Chairman Wayne Mitchem, Charles Newman and Marsha Jordan, found no changes during their canvass as to the winners of…

Soccer star shares skills with students

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ANNIE BLACKBURN Staff Writer Army veteran J.P. Uribe’s Prestige Soccer School has grown by leaps and bounds in the mere eight months it has been open. The New Jersey native 25, moved to the area in 2013 and is no stranger to soccer, having played in college as well as…

Division of Workforce Solutions Job Listings

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You must currently be registered with DWS to be referred on any of our jobs. Go to www.ncworks.gov to register or update an existing registration. Job listings for all of North Carolina may be accessed. Call DWS, Lincolnton, 704.735.8035, or come to the Lincoln County Workforce Center/DWS, 529 N Aspen…

‘It’s a new day’ — Red Devils, Wolves meet again

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor Scott Cloninger has been around long enough to know that what happened during the regular season doesn’t necessarily carry over into the playoffs. That’s why he’s told his Lincolnton players to forget about what happened against Newton-Conover on Oct. 24, and focus on today. The Wolves,…

Top-seeded Mustangs host Smoky Mtn.

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor The last time East Lincoln made it through the regular season undefeated it won a state championship. Game 1 of repeating that feat is tonight. The top-ranked and top-seeded Mustangs host No. 16 Sylva Smoky Mountain at 7:30 to open the NCHSAA state 2AA playoffs. East…

COLLEGE SIGNING — NL’s Wilson headed to Belmont Abbey

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor PUMPKIN CENTER — When Peyton Wilson gets to college she wants to play softball immediately, and Belmont Abbey gives her the best chance to do that. The senior hurler and power hitter signed her national letter of intent on Wednesday to play for the Division II…

NFL — Bucs promote Wilson to 53-man roster

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LINCOLN TIMES-NEWS C.J. Wilson has the chance to play on Sundays once again. The Lincolnton native and 2013 N.C. State graduate was promoted from Tampa Bay’s practice squad to its 53-man roster on Wednesday according to multiple media reports, giving him his second chance with an NFL team. Wilson was…

This week’s HSFB picks

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor It’s a shame East Lincoln and Lincolnton were put into the same state playoff bracket, because both are good enough to win a state title. The Wolves have peaked at the perfect time, and the Mustangs, while not perfect, have seemed that way en route to…