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Groups to celebrate MLK Day

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer The Lincoln County Coalition of Churches and the local chapter of the NAACP are inviting community members to assist them in their three-day celebration of one of the most well known Civil Rights leaders. For more than 20 years, the two organizations have hosted the Martin…

Pair charged after police chase ends in Lincoln

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Lincoln County deputies arrested two individuals Thursday morning for leading Hickory police on a vehicular chase near the Lincoln-Catawba line. Deputies said they originally detained five individuals in the case but later released three without charges. Larry Wayne Nance, 26, of 940 Cape Hickory Road, and…

NFL Playoffs — 1/17/14

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Wild-card round Saturday, Jan. 4 Indianapolis 45, Kansas City 44 New Orleans 26, Philadelphia 24 Sunday, Jan. 5 San Diego 27, Cincinnati 10 San Francisco 23, Green Bay 20 Divisional round Saturday, Jan. 11 Seattle 23, New Orleans 15 New England 43, Indianpolis 22 Sunday, Jan. 12 San Francisco 23,…

Local luminaries come out for annual LTN breakfast

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Calendar — 1/17/14

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Upcoming games Basketball games begin with junior varsity girls, who start at 4 p.m., unless otherwise noted. North Lincoln does not have a JV girls team, so its games begin with the JV boys at 5 p.m. Conference wrestling matches begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted: Today Basketball Maiden…

Ingles still planning to open in Boger City

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer A popular North Carolina-based supermarket chain is coming to Lincolnton. Ingles Markets is planning to construct a grocery store and gas station at the demolished Belding Hausman site in the Boger City area of Lincolnton. The idea to open a store at the proposed Boger City…

Man convicted of raping Lincoln Co. teen, sentenced to decades in prison

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    JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A convicted killer will now spend more than three decades in prison for raping an Iron Station teen nearly four years ago. A jury found James Fred Reeves Jr., 39, also of Iron Station, guilty on all four charges filed against him including statutory…

Police: Union Co. man at-large following drug bust, vehicular chase in Lincolnton

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer     Police are on the hunt for a Union County man accused of leading officers on a vehicular chase through Lincolnton Thursday night following an undercover drug bust. Jonathan Christopher Wise, 28, allegedly sold Methadone pills to an undercover city officer just after 7…

Beam to N-C

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Former North Lincoln head football coach and Lincoln County native Matt Beam will leave Lawndale Burns for Newton-Conover to be its new football coach. Former NL coach hired by Devils By CLARK LEONARD Special to the LTN SHELBY –– Leaving Burns High to take the reins of the Newton-Conover football…

Balance has Eagles unbeaten

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By RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor There are no superstars on Lincoln Charter’s undefeated girls basketball team, and it has the stats to prove it. The Eagles (13-0) sit alone atop the Southern Piedmont 1A Conference with five league wins, and have remained unbeaten without having a superstar or two on…