Home » Entries posted by KaAnSuli (Page 627)

Deputy hospitalized after crash

Share This Post

JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer While on his way to a break-in call Wednesday morning on the county’s northwestern end, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputy James Owens hydroplaned and struck a utility pole near the city water plant, totaling his patrol vehicle and sending him to the hospital. Shortly after midnight, Owens…

Graystone Eye set to open new office

Share This Post

SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer Graystone Eye of Lincolnton is expected to begin treating patients Monday at its new East Main Street facility, on which began construction last August. Relocating to the new 7,500-square-foot building from Graystone’s former Donita Drive office will take place over the weekend. The project had been…

Warrant served on Lincoln County sex offender living in Nev.

Share This Post

JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Deputies recently apprehended a Nevada man, who was convicted of sexually abusing a child in Lincoln County more than a decade ago, and served him a warrant for failing to register as sex offender for the last five years. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office said they’ve…

Troopers blame Xanax use in moped crash

Share This Post

JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A Lincolnton man was allegedly under the influence of a narcotic when he crashed his moped Wednesday afternoon in an area on the southwestern end of the county. Trooper Kyle Adkins with the North Carolina Highway Patrol told the Times-News Thursday morning that Timothy Allen, 50,…

2 charged with insurance fraud

Share This Post

JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Two western Lincoln County women were placed behind bars Thursday for allegedly filing a fake insurance claim after their house sustained fire damage late last year. Leslie Lee Bolen, 40, and Brandy Cress, 36, both of 7340 Hallman Mill Road in Vale, have been charged with…

Deputies: Teen arrested for flashing school bus

Share This Post

JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A West Lincoln High School student has been charged with indecent exposure, deputies said, after exposing his private parts to elementary school students aboard a stopped school bus. The incident happened around 3:30 p.m. May 30 on the 200 block of Gainsville Church Road southwest of…

Criminal Charges — 6/8/12

Share This Post

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Donald Jacob Conard, 18, of 1172 Pleasant Grove Ch. Rd. in Crouse was charged June 4 with one count of indecent exposure. No bond was set. Ronald Lee Whitlock Jr., 42, of 2189 Otis Dellinger Rd. in Lincolnton was charged June…

Around Town — 6/8/12

Share This Post

Senior Dance The Gaston County Senior Center, 1303 Dallas-Cherryville Hwy. in Dallas, will hold a Senior Dance for ages 55 and over 7-10 p.m. Friday. For more information, call (704) 922-2170. Breakfast buffet Marvin United Methodist Church, 2731 Startown Rd. in Lincolnton, will host a breakfast buffet 7-10 a.m. Saturday.…

Business Brief — 6/8/12

Share This Post

Katie Wood Inc. relocates Katie Wood Inc. relocated last week to 113 East Main Street in Lincolnton. Its previous location, about a block away at 235 East Main Street, is now available for lease.…

Division of Workforce Solutions — 6/8/12

Share This Post

Electrician (Job #010117376) Inspects, repairs, installs and maintains all electrical, electronic and logic equipment, and repairs and adjusts precision instruments and gauges to required tolerances. Receives wiring diagrams, blueprints, specifications and instructions from supervisor, team leader or engineer/analyst. Prefer 12 months of experience. Facility Operator I (Job #010118714) Requires 36…