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LEDA marks Industry Appreciation Month

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Staff report The Lincoln Economic Development Association kicked off Industry Appreciation Month with a proclamation signed by Board of Commissioners Chairman Alex Patton and Lincolnton Mayor John Gilleland. For the past 11 years, the city and county have celebrated October as a month to show appreciation for the strong industry…

Business Spotlight: Habibi Frozen Yogurt

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Frozen yogurt shop coming to Lincolnton’s Court Square ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer Downtown Lincolnton visitors will soon be able to enjoy a sweet treat at Habibi Frozen Yogurt, an up-and-coming frozen yogurt parlor located on the city’s Court Square. The owner, Radwan Yousef, is the younger brother of Osama Yousef,…

Division of Workforce Solutions Job Listings

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You must currently be registered with DWS to be referred on any of our jobs. Go to www.ncworks.gov to register or update an existing registration. Job listings for all of North Carolina may also be accessed. Call DWS, Lincolnton, (704) 735-8035, or come to the Lincoln County JobLink Career Center/DWS,…

Business Spotlight: Sassy Pants Consignment and Gifts

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer For Gaston County native Beth Richard, bargain shopping has become an art form. “My mom had four children, so we always tried to shop the sales racks, and you tried to be economical and save as much money (as possible),” she said. “So, I grew up…

Business Spotlight: Bakery Tico-Pan

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer For nearly eight years, Bakery Tico-Pan has remained a community staple for Costa Rican baked goods. “‘Tico’ is another word used for Costa Rican people, and ‘pan’ is the Spanish word for bread,” owner Rosa Miriam Acosta explained through a bilingual translator. While the Lincolnton bakery,…

Division of Workforce Solutions Job Listings

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You must currently be registered with DWS to be referred on any of our jobs. Go to www.ncworks.gov to register or update an existing registration. Job listings for all of North Carolina may also be accessed. Call DWS, Lincolnton, 704.735.8035, or come to the Lincoln County Workforce Center/DWS, 529 N…

Business Spotlight: D.E.G. Laser

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer Only a year after its inception, a Denver laser engraving company has relocated to a storefront on North Highway 16 due to its continuing growth. According to D.E.G. Laser’s owner and president, Ed Young, the business offers “custom engraving of commercial parts and equipment for machine…

Division of Workforce Solutions Job Listings — 9-12-14

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You must currently be registered with DWS to be referred on any of our jobs. Go to www.ncworks.gov to register or update an existing registration. Job listings for all of North Carolina may also be accessed. Call DWS, Lincolnton, 704.735.8035, or come to the Lincoln County JobLink Career Center/DWS, 529…

Business Spotlight: Eaker’s Nursery

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ELIZABETH HEFFNER Staff Writer Eaker’s Nursery and Tree Farm, located at 2760 Highway 274 in Cherryville, has been in business for nearly 30 years, but the land has been in the family for generations. “We’re four generations of farmers,” co-owner and grower Alisa Eaker said. “My great-grandfather, Doras Eaker, grew…