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Veterans Saluted

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Veterans Saluted

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Denver Art Trail focuses on local art

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For the second year in a row, art lovers from all over the region will have the chance to appreciate the work of artists who could be their neighbors. The second annual Denver Art Trail will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 1. The event, founded by…

Around Town 11/14/2007

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LINCOLN QUILTERS The Lincoln Quilters will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the James W. Warren Citizen Center. The program will be “Quilters Gallery Show and Tell Trunk Show” by Cindy Page and Patty Cline. Guests are welcome to attend. TURKEY BINGO Lincoln County Senior Services will have Turkey Bingo…

Around Town 11/12/2007

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POTTERY CLASS A pottery class for senior citizens will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday and Dec. 4 at Rising Sun Pottery, 209 S. Academy St. The class will offer general discussion of pottery, hands-on instruction and glazing and kiln firings of all pieces. Pottery made in the…

Blue Choo puts man back on track

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Rick Walker liked trains when he was a kid. But the Cherryville native grew up and opened his own business. Trains weren’t a high priority. “As I grew older, I didn’t have time for it,” Walker said. But several years ago, Walker’s love for the locomotive got back on track,…

Schools switch to paper plates

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Lincoln County schools last week moved to cut back water use by a quarter million gallons per month by using disposable plates and cups in the cafeterias. Executive Director of Facilities Darrell Gettys said the measure implemented Tuesday would reduce the school system’s overall use by 12 to 15 percent…

Library telecom upgrade proceeding slowly

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Installation of the telecom network upgrade for the Gaston-Lincoln Regional Libraries is not proceeding as quickly as planned, but it is proceeding. A telecom network is a combination of telephone and computer connections to make information available to all users of that network. The Internet is an example of a…

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Veterans monument, flagpole dedicated

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