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Acupuncture clinic works to promote Chinese healing

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After learning about acupuncture through a martial arts class, Abe Rummage was hooked. “A lot of martial arts teachers require that we know a solid amount of healing arts. It got me interested in anatomy, physiology and health,” he said. While working as a massage therapist, Rummage enrolled in the…

Rock Springs drama club set to ‘Paint the Town’

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The Rock Springs Elementary School drama club will present, Paint the Town December, on Dec. 18 at the school’s PTO assembly. Under the direction of Ms. Morris and Mrs. Blackwelder, drama students have been rehearsing for the last six weeks for the musical. The selections require them to sing in…

Oysters in hot water with Bethel Methodists

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Bethel United Methodist Church in Denver held its Oyster Stew Night last Saturday. According to Junior Barkley, a church member who helps organize the annual event, Oyster Stew Night has become a unique tradition at Bethel UMC. “I’m going to say it’s approximately 30 years,” Barkley said of how long…

Around Town 11/19/2008

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BAKE/CRAFT SALE Salem Baptist Church, Salem Church Road, Lincolnton, will have a bake, craft, gift and cut glass sale 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. SINGING Cross Reference, a southern gospel group from Kings Mountain, will perform 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Bethel Baptist…

QUESTION of the WEEK

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“What do you think of the East Lincoln High School’s winning football season so far?” Joe Joseph, Sherills Ford: “The coach is a friend of mine and a great guy and I know they will do good and I wish them all the luck in the world.” Tanya Kistel, Denver:…

Class of 1943

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Community Calendar

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CLUBS, GROUPS DABA luncheon The Denver Area Business Association will host its monthly luncheon at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday at Denver United Methodist Church on N.C. 16 in Denver. Brings business cards. Cost is $11. Wayne’s monthly feasts Wayne’s second Friday monthly feast will be 9:45 a.m. Dec. 12 at…

The Last Picasso

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ALF evacuted due to clothing catching fire

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Fire officials said a clothes fire Tuesday night prompted the evacuation of a Lincolnton assisted living facility. Shortly after 8 p.m., firefighters from Boger City and Lincolnton responded to a call that clothing had caught fire in a dryer at Heath House, 919 Wilma Sigmon Road. The fire was contained…

County Notebook

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The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners had a productive session Monday night, passing many important measures, while discussing others that will have to be dealt with later. Here’s a rundown of some of the ground board members covered. Some items here will be treated in more detail in upcoming articles.…