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Pilot missing after crash

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Authorities responded to an unusual crash over the weekend and its driver was no where to be found. Deputies were called the Lincoln County Airport on Sunday after an airport employee found a crashed plane at the end of runway #23, Sheriff’s Sgt. Jordan Cody said in a news release.…

Plums in baby food being recalled

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Plum Organics is recalling baby food sold at Toys-R-Us and Babies-R-Us. The company is recalling one particular batch of its 4.22-ounce Apple & Carrot Portable Pouch baby food with the best by date of May 21, 2010 and marked with the universal product code #890180001221 on the bottom of the…

Art competition to feature 30 pieces

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The 30 pieces on display at the Paul C. Rhyne Art Competition vary in shape, size and medium. “The neat thing about this show is that it’s including some different types of art that we’ve not had previously,” said Shelly Johnston, executive director of the arts council. The exhibit’s opening…

Ken Baker’s wine hobby leads to his new business

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Ken Baker has turned his hobby into a tasty business. The Iron Station resident opened Sweet Vine Winery in Denver two months ago. For now, Baker is selling commercially branded wines, such as Mondavi, ChocoVine, Greg Norman and Blackstone. But by the end of November, Baker plans to start selling…

Denver music store begins offering ‘green’ products

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Notable Music is going green. The Denver-based music store is one of the first of hundreds of music stores nationwide introducing Wheatware, which sells products manufactured from renewable crops grown in America. Wheatware products available at Notable Music range from drumsticks and guitar picks to picnic items and clothes hangers.…

Around Town 10/21/2009

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PUMPKIN PATCH The Boger City United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch will be open through Oct. 31. The pumpkin patch will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and from Noon until 9 p.m. on Sundays. All proceeds will benefit the church’s mission ministry. COAT DRIVE The United Way…

Ken Rudisill honored

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Classes of 1927-1953

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United Way wants you to chow down

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The United Way of Lincoln County wants supporters to live united, eat united and give united. Today through Friday local restaurants will be participating in the United Way campaign. Customers will be given the option to donate to the United Way’s campaign at the six participating restaurants. Representatives from the…

Boger City firefighters make use of state money

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The Boger City Volunteer Fire Department recently received new equipment with the help of local and state grant money. The department received a matching funds grant of $14,874 through the 2009 Volunteer Fire Department Fund by State Fire Marshal’s Office. This is the first time Boger City VFD has been…