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Marine returns to home town, opens grill

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer   Lincolnton native Roger Gray served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 2005 through 2009. Now, he’s serving up food to area residents at the L-Town Grill. The restaurant, located on Country Club Road in Lincolnton, opened in May. The site was previously home to other…

Rock Spring faithful set for annual return to historic campground

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Despite near triple-digit temperatures and the threat of creepy crawlers and other campground critters, Rock Spring Campground officials expect thousands of faith-filled participants to gather rain or shine this month for Denver’s 182nd annual Rock Spring Methodist Camp Meeting. Since 1830, when founders built…

Criminal Charges — 8-1-12

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The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Victor Manuel Bautista, 31, of 231 N.C. 16 in Denver was charged July 26 with one count of assault on a female. No bond was set. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) currently has a hold on him. Joshua Lee Gregory, 23,…

Obits 8-1-12

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Mike and Bonnie Vincent Mike and Bonnie Vincent were found in their home, Thursday, July 26, 2012. Words cannot express the wound this has caused so many, but in honor of Mike and Bonnie, we are going to celebrate their lives. Services will be held at Massapoag Baptist Church on…

City to look at renewing lease for police detectives

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SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer A lease renewal for the Lincolnton Police Department’s Detectives Division property will be up for consideration by members of the City Council during their meeting Thursday night. The contract for the property, located at 530 E. Main St., will be presented by Police Chief Rodney Jordan.…

DA dismisses charges in knife attack case

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer The District Attorney’s Office has dismissed assault charges filed against an Iron Station man accused of using a knife to attack his wife during a dispute last month at their residence. Terry Steven Vance, 52, engaged in an altercation with his wife and cut her arms…

2nd hold-up outside Little Caesar’s

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Police are investigating a second armed robbery in less than a month outside the Little Caesar’s Pizza on East Main Street in Lincolnton. Details of the latest incident, which occurred around 10 a.m. Saturday, proved similar to a hold-up in early July outside the same city…

Police: Suicide ruled out in double slaying

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Police have chosen not to disclose the cause of death of a married couple found Thursday morning inside their Lincolnton residence, but reaffirmed late Friday that the case is being treated as a double homicide. “We don’t want to mess up the integrity of the investigation,”…

Schools join in state overhaul of curriculum

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AMANDA SEBASTIANO Staff Writer “Major changes are taking place in all areas of curriculum and instruction next year, at all grade levels,” Lincoln County Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum Elaine Boysworth told the Times-News last week. Students in grades K-12 will be noticing more in depth, detailed work in their classrooms…

Police car involved in crash

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A Lincolnton police cruiser has sustained significant damage following a crash Friday afternoon at an area four-way stop, sending an officer and two other individuals to the hospital, Police Chief Rodney Jordan said. A 2000 Ford Focus collided with Officer Willie Vaughn’s patrol vehicle between 1:30…