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Loving locks

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Grant rocks 1st-grade science

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Getting kids interested in science at an early age can always be a challenge. However, first-grade teachers at St. James Elementary School in east Lincoln County think they may have found an inroad. “It’s a fact that first-graders love rocks,” said Jennifer Carroll, a teacher at the school. With the…

Around Town 3/16/2009

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HOWARDS CREEK Howards Creek Community Center supporters will meet 6:30 p.m. tonight at the center. All community members are urged to attend. For more information, call (704) 732-7331 or (704) 735-6333. REVIVAL Southside Baptist Church will host a revival tonight through Wednesday. Services will be 7 p.m. each evening. The…

WLMS wins county

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Classified Employees of the Year announced

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The following Lincoln County Schools employees have been named Classified Employee of the Year for their schools. Classified employees are those in positions that do not require certification, licensure or college or advanced degrees. Lincoln County Schools will announce the district winner May 5 at a banquet. Asbury: Teresa Powell…

Singer ready for country stardom

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Cat Square’s Beth Bailey spells it all out in her country song “Call Me What You Will.” “I’m 24. I don’t really have a job. I haven’t settled down, but I wouldn’t have it any other way,” she said. What Bailey does have is a dream to become a country…

All Praise choir to perform

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Members of more than 20 area churches are joining together to make a joyful noise. “We wanted to do it to bring all the different churches together, not as different denominations, but just as the body of Christ, just to come together and worship,” said Lisa Carnes, an organizer and…

From Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts

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Most wanted

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Contact intensive surveillance officers Ted Overcash at (704) 732-2229 or David Carpenter at (704) 732-4784 or the Crime Stoppers hotline at (704) 736-8909 if you have information on the following criminal suspects. n Randy Scott Story Wanted by the North Carolina Department of Corrections on violating his probation on previous…

Around Town – Briefs

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MAIN STREET GALA The Downtown Development Association of Lincolnton will host its annual Main Street Gala and Better Downtown Awards this evening. The group will transform the former location of Lincoln Drugs, 132 E. Main St., into Wampum Landmark Tavern, a sports bar, for the event. The space will be…