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Readying a day out on the lake

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Racing into record book?

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For the past two years, Terry Brotherton has held a fundraiser at the East Lincoln Motor Speedway raising money for the East Lincoln Christian Ministry. For this year’s third annual “Clash of the Clergy,” Terry Brotherton is doing more than raising money, he wants to set a world record. “I’m…

50th Anniversary

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Writing competition winners announced

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Winners of the Flo Robinson Literary Competition were announced at a ceremony at the Lincoln Cultural Center April 30. The 24th annual ceremony began at 7 p.m. with the elementary and middle school participants reading their winning poetry and prose entries. The high school and adult winners began at 8…

Chamber golf outing OK

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The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce Spring Membership Golf Outing took place May 9 at the Lincoln Country Club. It was chaired by Johnny Lineberger, Lincoln Bonded Warehouse. AT&T The Real Yellow Pages served as this year’s presenting sponsor. Ninety-six Chamber members and guests played in the event, which raises…

Book/Food Sale at Sherrills Ford

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Hungry book lovers will want to mark their calendars for Saturday. That’s the day the Sherrills Ford Friends of the Library host book and food sales. Gently used books and doughnuts will be sold starting at 8 a.m. Hot dogs and sodas will also be available. A drawing for an…

Around Town 5/14/2007

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BAPTIST CAMP ANNIVERSARY South Mountain Baptist Camp, located in Burke County, will celebrate 50 years of faith Aug.18. If you are a former staff member, speaker, camper, camp committee members or have contributed in any way to the work of SMBC, call Miranda Beal (704) 740-5306; e-mail: smbcstaff@yahoo.com. MAYFEST Mayfest…

Grand opening

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Mazatlan Mexican Restaurant earns Polished Apple

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Because it recently completed a major rehabilitation project to its building that included additional tables and booths, renovated restrooms, new flooring, exterior painting and more, Mazatlan Mexican Restaurant was presented with the City of Lincolnton Polished Apple award. The City is beginning this award program to provide an incentive for…

Pigeon enthusiasts race birds hundreds of miles

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How racing pigeons find their way home in just 10 hours after being released 500 miles away remains a mystery. “Nobody knows for sure,” said Fred Nichols, an Iron Station man who races and raises pigeons. “Honest and truly there’s no definitive answer why.” It could be eyesight or hearing…