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30 Year reunion

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The Lincoln High School class of 1975 held their 30 year reunion Oct. 29 at the Lincoln Country Club. Fifty-three classmates plus spouses and guests atteneded. A particular highlight of the evening was when Cain Leonard had one-time students of T. Smith’s British literature class stand and recite Chaucer`s “Canterbury…

Around Town 12/2/2005

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COMMUNITY MEETING The Pumpkin Center Volunteer Fire Department community meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on Dec. 12 COMPUTER GROUP The December meeting of the Computer Users Group of Lincolnton will start at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at the Lincoln County Library, 306 W. Main Street. There will be…

Cat Square residents remember term

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They don’t preside over City Council meetings or hold public hearings. You won’t see them clutching large scissors at a ribbon-cutting event. And, no, there won’t even be political signs bearing their names. But the mayor of Cat Square does have a major responsibility and it’s one that only a…

Touring homes by starlight

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This year’s Star Light Tour of Homes features four private homes, a church, a business and the Lincoln Cultural Center. “A lot of (the houses are chosen through) word of mouth,” said Mary Jane Howard, executive director of the Lincoln Arts Council. “Some people volunteer. Some people we get down…

Local children to sing with state symphony

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The North Carolina Symphony will be presenting its annual Lincoln County Holiday Pops concert Thursday, which features young, local talent. “There’s just something about children’s voices at Christmas time — they’re just so clear, and you just see the excitement in their faces,” said Adair Cantwell, co-chairwoman of the Lincoln…

Foster parents complete family

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Although they already had two sons, Rem and Ginger Rogers always knew they wanted to adopt. They considered international adoption but decided they wanted provide a home for a local child in need. “You’re so naпve at the beginning,” said Ginger. “You think ‘Hey, I need a kid. There’s lots…

Lincoln Arts Council announces new exhibit

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An opening reception for the art exhibit “Holiday in the Woods” will be held from 4 – 8 p.m. on Sunday at the Lincoln Cultural Center. The Lincoln Arts Council is hosting the reception and exhibit, which will feature the work of Ginny Kolozvari and Don Olsen. The art will…

Prelude to the holidays

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Parade participants

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Denver resident recalls meeting Supreme Court justice Ginsburg

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CORNELIUS– Following an incident that occurred with a national insurance company when she was a paralegal, as well as at the urging of her husband, Eddie Knox, the 1984 gubernatorial candidate, Denver resident Frances Knox decided to go back to law school. The case was a property damage case in…