Home » Archives by category » Local News (Page 1037)

The torch is passed

Share This Post

Delta Kappa Gamma

Share This Post

May has been a busy month for the sorority, (photo left) Wanda Lutz, outgoing president of the Beta Epsilon chapter, pins the president’s pin on Louise Lomick, who will serve as the chapter president from 2006 – 2008. The pin was given to the chapter by the family of the…

Lightning strike possible cause of Denver fire

Share This Post

Denver firefighters were called to a home in the new Pebble Bay subdivision a week ago this past Sunday. (Left photo) Neighbor Ron Zarski captured the raging housefire from his residence next door. (Right photo) Fire officials said last week that lightning striking a tree appeared to be a cause…

Hail blessing, curse for auto-related businesses

Share This Post

A Mother’s Day’s hail storm turned out to be a blessing for one Lincoln County business owner while a curse for another. John Rosenbaum, president of Auto Sports By The Lake, estimated $2 million in high-end vehicles received numerous dents and cracked windows from the storm. “All but one car…

New development coming to N.C. 73?

Share This Post

A public hearing is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 5, for a conditional use rezoning to permit a 86,991-square-foot shopping center. According to Lincoln County zoning administrator Randy Hawkins, the project is located next to the proposed Wal-Mart Supercenter. The site plan contains two anchor stores – one 24,000-square-feet…

New murals at Denver church

Share This Post

More than 15 members of Denver United Methodist Church on N.C. 16 donated their time and talents from November to Palm Sunday to paint murals in the downstairs area of the church. According to church member and children ministries director Cynthia Hall, she wanted to do something special to make…

Around Town 5/22/2006

Share This Post

FISH FRY A fish and chicken fry will take place Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. in the North Lincoln High School lobby. Plates are $7 and proceeds go to the North Lincoln High School Band. OPEN HOUSE A rededication and open house of the new chapel and newly renovated Ebony &…

Fit Families

Share This Post

(Left photo) Bobbie Long (left) checks the blood sugar levels of Betty Sides and talks to her about Type 2 diabetes. The free screening was just one of many health-related offerings held at the Fit Families for Life celebration held Saturday at the YMCA. (Left photo) Jake Little (left) has…

Ready for the EOGs

Share This Post

Around Town 5/19/2006

Share This Post

LUNCHEON McKendree United Methodist Church, 3537 Maiden Hwy. will have a luncheon Sunday from 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. The menu is chicken pie, baked ham, vegetables, salads, homemade biscuits and desserts. Take out orders are available. Donations will be accepted for the Building Fund. For more information, call (704) 735-4062. HEALTH…