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Addition of clock completes the branch library’s interior

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After years of fund-raising, planning and working, the final finishing touch has been added at the Florence Soule Shanklin Branch Library in Denver. A new clock completes the newest library in the county. It is made from a durable wood composite that makes the clock lightweight and has been in…

Saturday seminar to focus on women’s health issues

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Women across eastern Lincoln County will have the opportunity to hear about topics of wellness, health and beauty at the second annual “It’s All About You” education seminar, which will be held from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday. The seminar, sponsored by Lincoln Medical Center (LMC), will be…

Successful fund raiser held at McDonalds

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The annual “McTeacher’s Night” fund-raiser for Catawba Springs Elementary School was an overwhelming success according to school officials. Media Specialist Carla Detter has been at Catawba Springs for seven years and says the fund-raiser is good for the school. “Kids see us in a different light, sweeping up in the…

New yacht, Lady of the Lake, replaces the Catawba Belle at Queen’s Landing resort

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MOORESVILLE — Queen’s Landing has given “berth” to its newest boat. Last Tuesday, “The Lady of the Lake” was assembled at the home of the Catawba Queen and Catawba Belle. “It’s a 90-foot, 2003 Skipper Liner yacht,” said Kevin Drum, general manager of Queen’s Landing. Skipper Liner is the manufacturer.…

Around Town 10/19/2005

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YARD/BAKE SALE Alternative Steps, 720 E. Main St., will hold a yard/bake sale from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday. Proceeds will go toward dance competitions. Alternative Steps is located across from Family Dollar in Lincolnton. LIONS CLUB The Lincolnton Lions Club will be having a three-day broom sale Oct 20-22…

Local crowned queen

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Eggs’-acting art form an award winner

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Wendy Payseur of Boger City was already an artistic and her preferred medium was oils on canvas. One day, though, she decided to take her love of oil paintings one step further. Enter the egg — but not just any egg. “I started by decorating a goose egg for my…

Around Town 10/17/2005

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REVIVAL The Cherryville Missionary Methodist Church will be holding revival services Monday – Thursday beginning each night at 7 p.m. The guest evangelist will be the Rev. Curtis Norris. There will be a special singing each night. The church is celebrating 80th anniversary this year and would like to extend…

60th class reunion

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School staff, students aid gulf victims

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During the immediate aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, Lincoln County Schools staff and students collected change and checks to go to the American Red Cross relief efforts. On Oct. 12, Louann Freshour, executive director of the Lincoln County Chapter of the American Red Cross, was presented with a check…