Home » Archives by category » Local News (Page 1008)

Fallston restaurant fast becoming a favorite

Share This Post

Drive to Fallston and you will notice several new businesses cropping up in the decidedly rural community. Recently, a new pharmacy, doctor’s office and car wash have opened, as well as a Dollar General store. Also new to the area is a restaurant called GiGi’s. John and Carol Miller, owners…

Tugging at the harp strings

Share This Post

Bronn and Katherine Journey will fill the Lincoln Cultural Center with the music of angels this Sunday. “Everyone loves the harp,” said Rick Ramseur, president of the Lincoln County Concert Association. “That’s why they play it in heaven.” Harpist Bronn Journey and his soprano wife, Katherine Journey, will perform a…

Duke Energy donates to 2007 United Way drive

Share This Post

Residents, county leaders talk treatment plant capacity

Share This Post

(Left photo) Lincoln County manager Stan Kiser prepared to answer a question during a meeting of the East Lincoln Betterment Association in Denver. (Right photo) County commission chairman Tom Anderson (left) and public works director Steve Gilbert presented facts on the East Lincoln Sewer District. Jon Mayhew / LTN Photo…

Gettys named to Chamber position

Share This Post

A Denver resident has been tapped to serve as the first Lincolnton/Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce’s membership services person. Crystal Gettys, wife of Lincoln County Schools’ facilities director Darrell Gettys, will start in her new position March 12. The decision was made by a committee who received more than 10…

Browne retires from ELBA

Share This Post

For the past five years, Peter Browne has been active in the East Lincoln Betterment Association (ELBA), serving as vice president and president. The owner of the UPS Store at N.C. 16/73 in Waterside Crossing, Browne recently announced his retirement from the organization that has dedicated itself to quality of…

Reading Rudy

Share This Post

Around Town 2/28/2007

Share This Post

MEETING Iron Station and Iron Station South will hold a Democrat Precinct meeting 7 p.m. Thursday at Ironton Presbyterian Church, beside the Iron Station Post Office. GOSPEL SINGING Grace Baptist Church, Horseshoe Lake Road will host a gospel singing 7 p.m. Saturday. The event will feature the group “Real Faith.”…

Around Town 2/26/2007

Share This Post

DEMOCRATIC MEETING Democratic Party precinct meetings for Daniel Vale will be held 7 p.m. Thursday at Union VFD. Precinct meetings for Asbury, Boger City, Long Shoals, Ore Bank and Pumpkin Center will be 7 p.m. Thursday at Lincoln County Democratic headquarters. LENTEN SERVICE St. Luke’s Episcopal Church’s Lenten Service schedule…

All-star cheerleaders

Share This Post