Home » Archives by category » Local News (Page 958)

Around Town 12/14/2007

Share This Post

BOARD MEETING The Lincoln Charter School will have a board meeting at 6 p.m. Monday at the Lincolnton Campus, 133 Eagle’s Nest Road, Lincolnton. For more information, call Robin Harwood at the Denver campus at (704) 483-6611. HOME SCHOOL PLAY The Lincoln County Home School Educators will present a student…

Dream is reality at Color Me Pretty

Share This Post

Business owner Michelle Leotta had a childhood dream of opening her own boutique. Her dream became reality in 2006. Leotta took a chance and opened Color Me Pretty, a boutique, cosmetic sales and hair salon. She previously worked for Clinique and told her friends about her dream of opening a…

Opening up

Share This Post

Friends showcase handmade work

Share This Post

An empty house on Cedar Street in Lincolnton has been filled with unique, local gifts just in time for Christmas. The Last Picasso, an art sale located at 202 N. Cedar St., features folk art, pottery, woodwork, handmade ornaments and pillows, paintings and much more. “These are local things that…

Library hosts pajama party

Share This Post

Children and their parents are invited to bring their pajamas and holiday cheer Monday to the Charles R. Jonas Library in Lincolnton. A Christmas Bedtime Story Hour will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will include food, prizes and classic Christmas tales. “’Tis the season to visit the library,” said Mary…

60th anniversary

Share This Post

Ernest and Bessie Leigh of Boger City celebrated their 60thh anniversary Dec. 12. They were married Dec. 12, 1947 at the Alexis home of the Rev. L.A. McClure. They have a son, Todd Leigh of Lincolnton. He is retired as owner and president of Lincoln Builders Inc. She is a…

Class of 1957

Share This Post

90th birthday

Share This Post

Diocese honors Denver woman

Share This Post

Celia Deese is not one of those people who just shows up for church on Sunday mornings. Deese, a member of the Episcopal Church of Saint Peter by the Lake, recently was presented the Distinguished Communicant Award by the Diocese of Western North Carolina. The rector at Saint Peter by…

Associate of the Year

Share This Post