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Houser, Sisk Wedding

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Lisa Mae Houser and Robert Eugene Sisk were united in marriage May 22, 2010 at St. Luke`s Lutheran Church in Pumpkin Center. Pastor Paul officiated the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Dan and Pearl Houser of Lowesville. The bride is a graduate of East Lincoln High School, Gaston…

Farris, Bernthal Engagement

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Phil and Diann Farris of Denver announce the engagement of their daughter, Caroline Marie Farris to Ryan Lee Bernthal of Winston-Salem. Caroline is the granddaughter of Hardison and Mary Etta King of Gibsonville and the late Shirley King. She is also the granddaughter of Arthur and Nancy Farris of Burlington.…

93rd Birthday

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Celebrating music

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4-H Science Club welcomes newcomers

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The Lincoln County 4-H Science Club is recruiting young scientists between the ages of 9 and 13 to charter a new 4-H club that will meet on Friday afternoons from 4 to 5:30 p.m. This fall, the 4-H Science Club will participate in Safety Through Design, On Track for Learning…

West Lincoln 6th-graders jumpstart year

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Rising sixth-grade students at West Lincoln Middle School have been jumpstarting their school year with games, art projects and an introduction to their new surroundings. “It’s really good for the kids because when they walk in on the first day, they’re not as apprehensive,” said Dana Ayres, assistant principal. All…

Weaving expert visits Lincolnton

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Throughout her youth, Laverne Waddington loved being outdoors. She climbed mountains, skied and biked all across the globe. Then while on vacation in the Midwest, one bike accident sidelined her. To pass the time, she let a new acquaintance teach her how to weave. “That accident changed my life,” Waddington…

Maiden church giving away school supplies, backpacks

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Mount Ruhama Baptist Church in Maiden will be giving away school supplies and backpacks to students Saturday. “It’s purely a service to the folks in our community,” said Pamela Pope, organizer. The giveaway will take place 9 a.m. Saturday at 3273 Mount Ruhama Church Road. Grade-appropriate backpacks filled with school…

Around Town 8/13/2010

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YARD SALE Messiah United Methodist Church, on N.C. 27 West, will hold an indoor yard sale and hot dog sale from 2-6 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (704) 736-1988. BLOOD DRIVE The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas will have a…

New owners, new name, new menu for restaurant

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ABOVE: A pizza loaded with meats from the Italian Garden located at 1215 E. Main St in Lincolnton. BELOW: Georgios Kastanias, owner of the Italian Garden in Lincolnton, prepares a chicken marsala dish. Seth Mabry / LTN Photo Georgios Kastanias, and his wife, Kellie, are hoping to make their mark…