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The end of an era

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Cooperative Extension marks 100 years

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Public offers mixed feelings on SHEA Homes development

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Proposal set aside until March to allow for more research ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners and Planning Board heard arguments from residents and neighboring businesses both for and against the construction of an active adult residential development in Denver on Monday. For the past few…

Bond reduced for woman involved in murder case

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A judge has decreased the bond for one of three suspects charged in the November death of a Denver woman along an area roadway. Patricia Ann Stroupe, 50, of Springs East Road, appeared in a Lincoln County Superior Courtroom Tuesday morning for felony accessory after the…

City to hear from public on sidewalk alcohol sales

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer The Lincolnton City Council will hold a public hearing Thursday night to discuss proposed revisions to Lincolnton’s sidewalk dining ordinance. According to Business and Community Development Director Brad Guth, the city currently regulates what a business owner can do on the sidewalk in front of their…

Time for some dancing in Lincolnton

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Deputies: Man struck suspect with bat

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer A man used a baseball to strike one of three individuals attempting to break into his residence, he told deputies. The homeowner contacted officers Friday about three people trying to access his home by way of his locked front door, a Sheriff’s Office report said. The…

‘Price is Right’ benefit coming up soon

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JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer The inside of the James W. Warren Citizens Center will transform into the site of a popular television game show Saturday to raise money for services to assist child abuse victims. The Lincoln County Coalition Against Child Abuse and Child Advocacy Center (CAC) will host its…

Miller to run for District Attorney

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer Assistant District Attorney Michael Miller has announced he will file to run for Cleveland and Lincoln County’s district attorney. Miller is well acquainted in law practice, beginning his career in Lincolnton in 1997. Having experience not only working in the district attorney’s office but in law…

Communities in Schools to the rescue!

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    JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer Communities in Schools of Lincoln County (CIS) hosted its first annual “Be a Hero Art Auction” Friday at the Lincoln Cultural Center in an effort to showcase student artwork and raise money and awareness for the nonprofit organization. Each year, around 100 adults volunteer…