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New York-style pizza at Mama Dee`s

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Most people think that finding authentic New York pizza outside of the Big Apple is about as hard as finding a decent glass of sweet tea outside of the South. Brian and Deanna Smith are doing their best to change that. The proprietors of Mama Dee’s Pizzeria, located on N.C.…

59th Reunion

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Around Town 5/30/2007

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AWARDS CEREMONY West Lincoln High School holds its 2007 Academic Awards ceremony 7 p.m. Thursday in the new gymnasium. OPEN HOUSE Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office will host an open house 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Friday, beginning with a brief ceremony in the lobby of the Law Enforcement Center, including…

Big Cart makes appearance at Denver farmers market

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Sure the Denver Farmers Market is best known for providing plants and fresh produce, but Saturday morning it had something extra – a giant shopping cart. “This is just complete and utter… I can’t even explain it,” said Jim Baney, a farmers market customer. The big cart was 14 feet…

50th Wedding Anniversary

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Around Town 5/28/2007

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MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY American Legion Post 30 will present a Memorial Day service at 6:30 p.m. today on the east side (where the memorial markers are located) on the courthouse lawn. Service will include memorial observation and recognition of all the military services. Public invited to this free event. Call…

Student Art Show on display at Lincoln Cultural Center

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On May 20 hundreds of proud children excitedly brought family members to see their artwork on display at the Lincoln Cultural Center. The Annual Lincoln County Student Art Show hosted by the Arts Council of Lincoln County opened with an awards ceremony for all grade levels. Gary Lee, president of…

Around Town 5/25/2007

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BLOOD DRIVE A blood drive will be held at Boger City Baptist Church 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday. To schedule an appointment call (704) 735-5642. Walk-ins welcome. MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY American Legion Post 30 will be presenting a Memorial Day service 6:30 p.m. Monday at Courtsquare on the east…

Salon’s name says it all

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Lots of people dream of owning their own businesses, yet few of them have the courage to take that leap of faith. Valerie Canipe and Sherry Dills are among the few. The owners of Trends Unleashed Hair Studio, 524 E. Water St., Canipe and Dills both worked for other salons…

Something very big coming to Farmers Market

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The “Big Cart” is coming to the Lincoln County Farmers Market at Denver this Saturday. This is no ordinary cart! It’s 13 feet tall, 15 feet long and has a Chevrolet 396 V-8 engine. The cart is used by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to promote…