Home » Archives by category » Local News (Page 1019)

Synergy and fun more than buzzwords at salon

Share This Post

Kym and Company Salon on N.C. 16 at the Lake Center Shopping Center looks like any normal business from the outside. There are signs at the road and on the building. Step inside, however, and not only get a glimpse of many different forms of beauty, but get treated like…

Easter production

Share This Post

Carolina Hardware a one-stop shop for many

Share This Post

For over 30 years, Carolina Hardware has been a staple for Lincoln County gardeners. The store has been a part of Sheila Reep’s life since her mother Dot Dellinger built the place in 1975. Reep says the store started out small and was only half the size it is today.…

10th annual adult spelling bee winners

Share This Post

Industries honored for safety

Share This Post

More than 50 people from across Lincoln County converged on the senior center on the Gaston College campus to be honored for safety on the job. It was the annual safety awards banquet. Lincolnton-based Actavis received a gold award for three consecutive years of safety and a plaque for achieving…

No hesitation answering the call from God

Share This Post

Few of us will get the chance in our lifetimes to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. Everyone in the Crane family has done it. The *Smiths, missionaries David and Renee and their children, Thomas, Mary and Zeb, lived in Kenya for 11 years. Their journey began in Cherryville. The couple married one…

LHS High-Q team ready for face-off

Share This Post

Lincolnton High School’s High-Q team will be making its second trip in two weeks to Mars Hill College, but they don’t mind at all. The group will be competing in the finals of the Knowledge Bowl Saturday, after placing third during preliminaries March 24. This weekend, the top eight teams…

Register now for kindergarten

Share This Post

The first day of school may seem like a long ways away, but school officials are urging parents to enroll their kindergartners as soon as possible. Lincoln County Schools began its Developmental Indicators for the Assessment of Learning (DIAL) screening for kindergartners Thursday at county elementaries for the upcoming year.…

Around Town 3/30/2007

Share This Post

CROUSE UNITED METHODIST Crouse United Methodist Church, N.C. 150, Crouse, will have its annual Easter egg hunt 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday. Treats, games, light refreshments and egg hunt. The First Sunday lunch is 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. this Sunday. Plates by donation, and proceeds toward the building…

Secret to success is loyalty and trust

Share This Post

There are some people who know what they want to be when they grow up seemingly from birth. For others, it takes longer to figure things out. For Roger Williams, owner of Central Carolina Sprinkler Company, it just happened. “From the time I was in grammar school, all I ever…