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Troopers make arrest after high-speed chase

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Lincoln County troopers said a Denver man led them on a high-speed vehicular chase through four counties Saturday morning. Michael Dean Holloway, 38, of 5632 American Way, failed to step out of his vehicle during a license check just after 1:30 a.m. on Campground…

Break-ins occur in Denver

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Thieves recently targeted numerous unlocked vehicles in eastern Lincoln County, stealing money, electronics and credit cards, the Sheriff’s Office said. Detectives believe the rash of incidents took place on Saturday, when victims reported leaving their vehicles unlocked, according to an agency press release. The…

Price is Right raises funds to fight child abuse

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McHenry talks jobs on Lincoln County visit

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  MICHAEL GEBELEIN News Editor   Lincolnton manufacturer Active Concepts and the Lincoln Economic Development Association both received visits from U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry, of North Carolina’s 10th District, on Friday to talk about jobs and the state of the local economy. Active Concepts, on Technology Drive, specializes in the…

Denver chef to feature on Slovenian television show

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  SARAH LOWERY Staff Writer   Denver resident Cassie Parsons will embark on a new journey next month, one made possible in large part by her homegrown success. The Upstate New York native, who moved to Lincoln County more than 10 years ago, is chef and owner of Harvest Moon…

Howland wins vocal competition

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Nonprofit hopes to help single moms

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Mothers helping mothers. That’s the premise of Lincoln County resident Gwendolyn Cobb’s nonprofit organization, set to launch early next month in Lincolnton. Cobb told the Times-News she felt motivated in August to establish a future local mentoring program, while at the same time she…

Sally’s Y hosts prayer breakfast

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  JENNA-LEY HARRISON Staff Writer   Eastern Lincoln County residents are invited to renew their Christian faith this Easter season during the 1st Annual Prayer Breakfast Wednesday at the Sally’s YMCA in Denver. Already an annual tradition for the Lincoln County YMCA in Lincolnton, the county’s newest YMCA facility is…

High gets 20th career win in WL’s victory over Lincolnton

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Times-News wins NC Press awards

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Staff reports   The staff of the Lincoln Times-News was honored with several awards in the North Carolina Press Association’s 2012 News, Editorial and Photojournalism contest, including the Henry Lee Weathers Freedom of Information award for our coverage of possible violations of the North Carolina Open Meetings Law by the…