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Foster parenting – a challenge and joy

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Tonya and Jerry Curtis knew foster parenting would be difficult before they started. The Vale couple had considered their options, taken classes and talked to others who had been through the process. They knew they wanted to eventually adopt, and this was the path they chose to do it. That…

65th anniversary

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91st birthday

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Voluntary water conservation requested

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Lincoln County has received information from Duke Power concerning the water levels and flows in the Catawba-Wateree Lake system, which is the source of our drinking water supply. Duke has provided information about the amount of usable water storage that is available in their reservoirs, the water flows in certain…

Green thumbs

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Denver, Charlotte churches learn Dead Sea Scrolls background

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Over 80 people from Charlotte and Denver churches packed the banquet facilities of the Dunhill Hotel in uptown Charlotte to hear a presentation on the background of the Dead Sea Scrolls. The standing-room-only crowd heard three graduates of Columbia International University (CIU), who presented information on the geography of where…

Tradition of quality continues at Black’s Produce

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For Denver native Reid Black, produce has been a way of life. His father, Charles, started selling produce in 1960 from his farm in eastern Lincoln County. Now Black and his brother, Dale, own and operate the family business, Black’s Produce, on N.C. 16 in Denver, as they have done…

Around Town 5/15/2006

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CHEFS WANTED Hog Happenin’ is looking for chefs for its Tailgate Challenge. For more information, contact the Downtown Development Association, 114 E. Main St. at (704) 736-8915. BOOK SALE The Sherrills Ford Friends of the Library will conduct a book sale from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday at the…

National Nursing Home week

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Around Town 5/12/2006

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YARD SALE A fund raiser yard sale to raise money for a family mission trip to Vermont will be 7 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Denver Baptist Church, N.C. 16. Appliances, televisions, toys, clothes and more will be sold. SINGLES Single and single again adults are invited to join…