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Around Town — 8-3-12

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Yard sale The West Lincoln Rebel Navy will host a community yard sale 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at West Lincoln High School in Vale. To reserve a space, call (704) 447-5065. Church breakfast Bethel Baptist Church, 200 Bethel Ch. Rd. in Lincolnton, will host a breakfast buffet 7-11…

Good pickings at The Farmer’s Market

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KATHRYN YARBRO Guest columnist There’s something special about an early morning trip to the Farmer’s Market. The air is still cool and the pickings are best before the crowd arrives. Those of us who once had a home garden and gathered our own vegetables, know the work that’s involved in…

Obituaries — 8-3-12

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Mary Sue Wehunt Mary Sue Wehunt, 90, of Cherryville died August 1, 2012. Gravesides services will be held August 5, 2012 at 12:30 p.m. at City Memorial Cemetery. Burial will follow in the cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Carpenter’s Funeral Home, August…

Wolves hold first practice

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Lincolnton preparing for August 17 season opener MICHAEL GEBELEIN Sports Editor The Lincolnton Wolves held their first official football practice of the 2012-2013 season on Monday with several key position battles still being fought and a focus on preparing for a four-way scrimmage, which will include the West Lincoln Rebels,…

Sports Briefs — 8/1/12

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Lincolnton tickets Fans can purchase all-sport passes for $75 or football season tickets for $25 from a sports booster or athletic director Scott Cloninger. Reserved seat holders can pick up their tickets from sports boosters Kevin Ray or Ronnie Carpenter. Reserved seats will also be available for pickup at the…

Felony charges against former city employee

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Cherryville: Embezzlement investigation is ongoing   JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   A former city of Cherryville employee has been charged with embezzling city funds as the result of a still-ongoing investigation that could ultimately result in additional charges against her or others. Jennifer Neal Hoyle, 34, of Cherryville, was charged…

East Lincoln Optimist team wins tournament

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The East Lincoln Optimist 8U Machine Pitch Challenge Ball Team won the Legends of Summer Championship at Nevins Park in Charlotte, held July 28 and 29. Pictured are (front, from left) bat boys Braxton Reeves, Justin Bassani, Ryan Bassani and Jacob Smith, (second row, from left) Landon Reeves, Cade Doolittle,…

Bad year for U.S. corn, good for Lincoln farmers

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  AMANDA SEBASTIANO Staff Writer   Though severe heat and drought have hit the U.S. Corn Belt states hard this season, conditions generally have been excellent for growing in Lincoln County and across North Carolina, potentially suggesting a big payoff for local farmers. The Corn Belt is a section of…

Schedules — 8/1/12

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American Legion baseball Cherryville Post 100 plays Apex at 4:30 p.m. today at M.S. Deal Stadium in Granite Falls.…

Dentist accused of stealing from his employees

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   An eastern Lincoln County dentist has been charged by criminal investigators with the North Carolina Department of Insurance with deducting money from employees’ paychecks last year for health insurance coverage while simultaneously failing to pay the required premiums. Denver dentist, Daniel Owen Carson, 54,…