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Knights fall to Ironmen 83-74

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Caldwell scores 22 in N. Lincoln’s loss to Cherryville KEN BRADLEY Special to LTN PUMPKIN CENTER — When North Lincoln coach Eric King looks back at Friday night’s game against Cherryville, he’ll see a valiant second-half effort from his team. Unfortunately, that will be offset by five-minute stretch in the…

Criminal Charges 1-7-13

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  The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests:   Billy Schronce, 55, of 4093 Fairview Dr. in Lincolnton was charged Jan. 2 with one count of obtaining advances under promise to work/pay same. No bond was set. Brett Chandler Reed, 37, of 1416 N.C. 127 in Taylorsville, N.C.,…

Betty G. Ross remembered as advocate for public recreation

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  Staff reports   Betty G. Ross, a notable figure in both athletics and politics in the city of Lincolnton, passed away at Carolina Care Center in Cherryville on Saturday. Ross served as Lincolnton’s first city recreation director, a position she held from 1947 until her retirement in 1990. Betty…

Lady Knights handle Cherryville

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KEN BRADLEY Special to LTN PUMPKIN CENTER — The North Lincoln girls were the better team on paper entering Friday’s game and in the opening minutes, the Lady Knights made sure Cherryville knew they were the best team on the court, too. North Lincoln jumped out to a 10-point lead…

Guilty plea in federal health care fraud case

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  News of scheme shook up 2012 Lincoln Co. judge race JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A second person pleaded guilty Friday in connection with a federal health care fraud scheme that also involved the wife a retired Lincoln County assistant district attorney and former district 27B judge candidate, according to…

LHS DE Roseboro named sophomore All-American

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Staff report Lincolnton sophomore defensive end Darian Roseboro has garnered plenty of attention during his first two years as a Lincolnton High School football player, and he can now add another accolade to his trophy case. Roseboro, 6-foot-4, 260 lbs., was named to MaxPreps’ Sophomore All-American first-team defense as a…

Results — 1-7-13

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Boys basketball Lake Norman Charter (7-4, 2-1 SPC) defeated Lincolnton (5-6, 1-2 SPC) 64-41 on Friday. LNC outscored Lincolnton 17-2 in the first quarter before Lincolnton scored 15 second-quarter points to go into halftime down 35-17. Lake Norman Charter led 49-27 at the end of the third quarter. West Lincoln…

Swearing in a new Senator

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Community giving helps Christian Ministry meet needs

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Christian Ministry officials broke down the group’s annual budget to the Times-News on Friday, noting that this past holiday season, the organization distributed more $168,000 in food boxes to nearly 750 local families and more than $40,000 in toys to nearly 830 needy children.…

Bee’s top speller works to ‘alleviate’ pressure for the win

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  AMANDA SEBASTIANO Staff Writer   Thirteen-year-old Eric Gunter spelled his way to a w-i-n at the 2013 Lincoln County Schools Spelling Bee last week. The room was silent at First Baptist Church in Lincolnton as a West Lincoln Middle student worked his way through the correct spelling of the…