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150 years of loyalty, dedicated service

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On Thursday, Times Oil honored four very loyal employees. With a combined total of 150 years working for the company, calling these men loyal may be an understatement. R.A. Watts, Hubert Harrell, Junior Yarborough and Bill Shull all worked for Times Oil delivering fuel oil to homes, a side of…

The last flapper takes center stage

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She may still be in the shadow of her famous husband, but a light will shine on Zelda Fitzgerald at the Lincoln Cultural Center April 27. “In my school, we just learned about him, we didn’t learn about her, which may say something,” said Mary Williams, 25, who stars as…

Not your typical Shakespeare

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The students at Lincoln Charter School’s Lincolnton campus have taken on “Hamlet” as their first theatrical production. Don’t worry, it’s not as scary as it sounds. “It’s different,” said Jimmy Connolly, 17, who plays Hamlet. “It’s not the usually long, dreary Hamlet.” Instead, the Shakespearean tragedy is performed in just…

89th birthday

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Going where the Lord leads them to be

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According to The Brunswick Beacon, Rob Norman is one of the 10 most interesting people in Brunswick County. Although he now lives in Leland, Norman grew up in Lincoln County, as did his wife, Mickie. She was Lincolnton High School’s mascot in the late 1970s; he graduated from West Lincoln…

Grand opening

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Grand opening

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Grant Received

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BBB president alerts DABA of scams

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Tom Bartholomy, president and CEO of the Better Business Bureau – Southern Piedmont, who recently met with more than 40 business leaders at a monthly Denver Area Business Association (DABA) meeting, explained the purpose and function of the organization. In addition to discussing consumer complaints that arise between a consumer…

Around Town 4/18/2007

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CPR CLASS The American Red Cross will hold an adult CPR class 6 p.m. Monday, April 23 at the Red Cross office. Infant and child classes will be held 6 p.m. Monday, April 30 at the office. Please call to register at (704) 735-3500. HOT DOG SALE Salem Baptist Church,…