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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…

Love for motorcycles and food behind new Denver restaurant

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It’s not heard to imagine the opening strains of “Born to Be Wild” racing through one’s head as one opens the door and enters the latest business to make the scene on N.C. 16 in Denver, AlleyCat Biker Junction. And that rumbing sound you might hear won’t be engines revving…

Fun at ELHS

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Gabriel Moore, 14 months, said hello to a fire dog in a remote controlled fire truck. Chris Dean / LTN Photo…

Around Town 5/17/2006

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QUILTERS The Lincoln Quilters will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday the James W. Warren Citizens Center. The program will be by Debra Hisson on quilting rulers, hints and tips. Guests are always welcome. PANDEMIC FLU CLASS A Pandemic Flu Class will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the EMS…

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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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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