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CLOSE CALL!

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Pitching power

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Reynolds leads team past Shelby

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CHERRYVILLE — Drew Reynolds played the role of a utility man, going 4-for-4 at the plate and working three innings of relief on the mound to earn a save for starter Jake Watts as Cherryville American Legion Post 100 defeated Shelby Post 82 handily 20-8 in seven innings. “I thought…

Volleyball camp delivers promise

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Some local rising middle school and high school girls were netting knowledge about volleyball this past week. Lincolnton High School, along with the City of Lincolnton Parks and Recreation, put on a youth volleyball camp Wednesday at the Wolves’ high school gym. Butch Richardson, camp director and Lincolnton High School…

League teaches safety

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PUMPKIN CENTER — A lot of parents worry about their kids not getting enough playing time in their respective sport, but one local football league may have the solution to that problem: mandatory playing time. Yes, I said mandatory playing time. Pop Warner football, the nation’s largest and oldest football…

Blue Devils make an impact

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Eighty-three kids got a National Football League rookie-like experience this past week at Maiden High School. Campers’ eyes protruded out of their skulls and their mouths dropped as they entered the Blue Devils locker room, weight room and field entrance before taking the field to learn from Maiden players and…

Learning like a champion

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I believe there is an adage that says in order to be the best you have to beat the best. One would think in order to do that, a person would have to learn from the best, and that’s exactly what boys ages 3 through 9 from Lincoln County got…

Dixie softball tourney is here

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Summer is known as the time when the “boys of summer” take over and play baseball, but that’s all about to change for people in Lincoln County as the Darlings, Angels, Ponytails and Belles are ready to hit the field. No, these are not new baseball teams or players’ nicknames.…

2008 West Lincoln Optimist Darlings

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2008 West Lincoln Optimist Angels

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