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Petition pushes to change Stanley addresses

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Residents who have a Stanley address can now sign a petition to try and get a Denver address. The area covered by the petition is Cowan’s Ford along N.C. 73 to Killian’s Road; Killian’s Road to Sifford Road; Sifford Road to N.C. 16; N.C. 16 to Little Egypt; and Little…

County tourney winners

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The Lincoln County All-Star Youth Basketball Tournament rounded up action last week with each organization having something to be proud of. The Lincolnton Optimist beat West Lincoln Optimist for the Boys 10th-12th grade age group. For the 7th-9th grade group, the Recreation Department beat East Lincoln in the championship game.…

Sports Roundup

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Wildcats begin on good note The Lincolnton Middle School Wildcats are off to a 2-0-1 record to begin their soccer season. The Lady Wildcats beat West Lincoln 3-0. Colleen Chapman, Olivia Thompson and Ashton Ritter scored goals for Lincolnton. Megan Wallace and Stephanie Brown split the shutout in goal. Cinthya…

Bait and tackle has solid season

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Herbert greets marines, still in top 10

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Doug Herbert was one of the busiest men in drag racing during the weekends NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway. Herbert did more than just race this weekend. The veteran racer played host to a special group of Snap-on Tools employees on Thursday before he had a group…

Sports Roundup

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Knights throw second no-no The North Lincoln Knights continued their dominance of the Southern Foothills Friday with a convincing 12-0 victory over Highland Tech. Junior pitcher Nicole Baxter, who pitched a no-hitter earlier in the week, pitched four more no-hit innings. She also struck out nine batters. Nicole Hall pitched…

Wolves hammer Trojans in five

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The change of date, due to inclement weather, didn’t affect the Lincolnton Wolves on Saturday as they hammered the Chase Trojans 11-1 in five innings. Dustin Weaver pitched a complete game four-hitter. The senior southpaw also struck out four and allowed no walks. As good as Weaver was, his team’s…

Sports Briefs

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Easter Baseball Tournament The Easter Baseball Tournament, sponsored by Carolina Trust Bank, Lincoln Athletics and Pepsi, will be held on March 28th and 29th. The first game of the tournament will be East versus West Lincoln at 5 p.m. Lincolnton will play North Lincoln at 7:30 p.m. There will be…

Pearson enjoys stellar season

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Point guard Mark Pearson put some mind-boggling numbers for Lincoln Christian Academy leading the Lions to a co-championship in the conference. The 5’10” Pearson was the Carolina Christian Athletic Association Conference MVP. Looking at his statistics, it’s not hard to see why. On a game predicated by athleticism and court…

Ace in the hole

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