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Chuck Wagon Gang headlines Rock Springs meeting

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Rock Spring Campground’s annual meeting will kick off with a headline concert by The Chuck Wagon Gang Sunday. The Chuck Wagon Gang, of Fort Worth, Texas, is the oldest recording mixed gospel group still performing with ties to the original founders. “If you’ve ever heard of the world famous Chuck…

Dentists honored for helping Lincoln County elementary school students

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Local dentists participating in the Give Kids a Smile program provided free dental sealants for more than 200 Lincoln County students. “This is a wonderful example of the community joining with the school system,” said Sherry Hoyle, assistant superintendent for curriculum. The dentists were honored at the Lincoln County Board…

‘It’s not your grandmother’s Goodwill’

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Goodwill has recently completed major renovations to its Lincolnton store. The store, which opened in April 1998, received new lighting fixtures, signage, a check-out counter, graphics and fresh coats of paint within the past few months. “It’s not your grandmother’s Goodwill,” said Armando Barragan, public relations and promotions manager for…

Help needed for Rocky’s medical expenses

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Rocky may be a small dog, but he has the heart of a fighter, says his foster mom, Cheryl Monteleone. The Pomeranian mix puppy was found abandoned outside of a pet store last month. An employee found Rocky, very ill and sick, and took him to a veterinarian’s office. The…

Brit soccer camp kicking up fun for Denver kids

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Thirty-five youngsters participated in a British soccer camp at Denver United Methodist Church last week. Challenger Sports, a leading soccer company in the United States, and the church teamed up to host the camp. This summer, Challenger Sports will hold more than 2,000 British soccer camps and coach more than…

East Lincoln Community Chorus presents ‘World of our Dreams’

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Want to take a trip around the world without hopping on a jet plane? East Lincoln Community Choruses latest performance, “World of our Dreams” will take folks all over the world from their seat at Unity Presbyterian Church in Denver. The chorus will perform “World of Our Dreams” at 7:30…

Around Town 7/21/2010

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AMITY BAPTIST VBS Amity Baptist Church will hold a Vacation Bible School for ages 3 through 6th grade from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. tonight and Thursday. Dinner will be provided each evening. BPW MEETING The Lincolnton Business and Professional Women will hold a professional women’s networking luncheon Thursday at…

New store giving 10 percent of its profits to charities

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Sue and J.R. Hearld opened Find it Here! to not only make a little extra money, but to also help nonprofit organizations. Ten percent of the store’s profits goes to local charities and ministries. Since the store opened in May, it has donated $228 to community organizations. “It’s not us,”…

100th birthday

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90th birthday

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