Home » Archives by category » Local News (Page 1080)

Around Town 1/4/2006

Share This Post

COMPUTER USERS The January meeting of the Computer Users Group of Lincolnton will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Lincoln County Library, 306 W. Main St. Meetings are open to the public. For information call Charles at (704) 735-6433 or Gene at (704) 483-5697. DEMOCRATIC MEN The Democratic Mens…

New year sees gyms packed

Share This Post

January begins, New Year’s resolutions are made and traffic at local gyms increases enormously. “Participation doubles in January,” said Chip Stewart, manager of All American Fitness in Lincolnton. In fact, sign-ups continue to climb throughout March. After a definite lull during the holiday season, people are ready to take off…

50th Anniversary

Share This Post

Odell and Verlene Wise of Vale were married Dec. 24, 1954. They have three children: Patricia Davis of Vale, Darlene Lewis of Fallston and Ronnie Wise of Vale. They have five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.…

CATS ridership up in Denver

Share This Post

More people in the Denver area took the Charlotte Area Transit System’s bus into the Queen City in November than in 2004, according to figures released recently. More than 2,000 riders took the Lincoln County Express from Denver to Charlotte, a 126 percent increase over the November 2004 number of…

Resolving to do better in the New Year

Share This Post

The start of the new year is always a favorite time to give up a bad habit or take on a good one. Top New Years resolutions include losing weight, getting fit and enjoying life more. Here’s a few resolutions from Lincoln County citizens: “Well I do want to quite…

50th Anniversary

Share This Post

Golf shop open for business

Share This Post

Lincoln County golf amateurs and professionals can now enjoy a full service pro-shop and driving range located in west Lincoln. “It’s a great idea for the community,” said Bill Cease, part-owner in Tee One Up. “You can teach a younger kid golf, and by the time they are 50 and…

Lions Club poster winners

Share This Post

On display at the Charles R. Jonas Library in Lincolnton are 28 entries from Lincoln County in the 2005-06 Lions International Peace Post Contest. The year’s theme was “Peace without borders.” Students who earned top honors received a cash award and their school placed their name on a plaque. The…

Several years in the making, Cline Farm community-to-be ready to debut

Share This Post

Turnout was heavy several months ago as plans were unveiled for the projected development of what will be a premier residential community in Lincoln County, Cline Farm. Steve Steiner / LTN Photo It may have taken slightly longer than originally planned, but now that all the “i”s have been dotted…

For the children

Share This Post