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Around Town — 10-2-13

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TODAY Quilt Guild Piecemakers Quilt Guild will meet 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Senior Center, located on the Gaston College-Lincoln campus, 511 S. Aspen St. in Lincolnton. For more information, call Linda at (704) 483-2778. Art competition Entries will be accepted 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4-6…

Our View: We can do better

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MICHAEL GEBELEIN Managing Editor The state health insurance exchanges that are a result of the Affordable Care Act went live in North Carolina on Tuesday. That means that in the coming days and months, the reality of President Obama’s sweeping healthcare reform law will, in many ways, cease to be…

Reader’s Forum — 10-2-13

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Some voters ignore the facts During the 1991 U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on the Supreme Court nomination of Clarence Thomas, Sen. Howell Heflin (D-Ala) asked Anita Hill if she was “out of touch with reality.” I would pose the same question to any Lincolnton voter who mistakenly thinks that…

Carolinas HealthCare System welcomes new physicians

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Carolinas HealthCare System recently welcomed a number of new physicians to CMC-Lincoln and practices in Lincoln County. Hematology/oncology specialist Kwabena Osei-Boateng, MD, has joined the Lincolnton location of Levine Cancer Institute, a network of elite cancer centers across the Carolinas. Dr. Osei-Boateng completed his residency in internal medicine at the…

Senior Center celebrates National Senior Month

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Lincoln County Senior Center Director Marti Hovis welcomed a room full of local dignitaries and senior adults to an open house celebrating National Senior Center Month. Proclamations were issued by both the county and the city naming the month of September as Senior Center Month. Local leaders presented the proclamations…

Criminal Charges — 10-2-13

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The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Allen Michael Bruner, 21, of 1570 J. Rhyne Reep Rd. in Vale was charged Sept. 27 with one count each of misdemeanor larceny and obtaining property by false pretenses. A $2,000 secured bond was set. Bobby Eugene Smith, 35, of 1093…

Cherryville police looking for Wal-Mart thieves

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Cherryville police are looking for three individuals accused of stealing thousands of dollars in Internet routers earlier this month from an area Wal-Mart store, officers said. Store surveillance recorded three white males taking the routers from the electronics department around 1:15 p.m. on Sept. 20, according…

Bob Inman signs new novel in Lincolnton

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Obituaries — 10-2-13

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Rachel Blanche Hartsoe Houser Rachel Blanche Hartsoe Houser, age 93, of 1289 150 W. in Lincolnton, died on Tuesday, October 1, 2013. Her funeral service will be 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Bethphage Lutheran Church with Pastor Robert Mitschke officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery. …

Lawndale man fired shots at occupied vehicle

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A Lawndale man is accused of shooting a gun at a vehicle containing his girlfriend and another woman over the weekend near the Lincoln-Catawba line, deputies said. Mickey Gene Mellon, 46, of 245 Boyles Road, allegedly fired shots at a Jeep Cherokee just before 5 p.m.…