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LeeBoy continues growth in Lincoln County

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LeeBoy, a leading manufacturer of asphalt paving and road maintenance equipment, announced today it has signed a lease with The Keith Corporation to develop a new manufacturing facility in the Lincoln County Industrial Park. The total investment in building, land, machinery and equipment will be $10,500,000. The 220,000 square foot…

Reaching community the vision and goal of YMCA`s executive director

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Prioritizing is a part of life we all do, sometimes without realizing it. Ron Johnston will quickly tell you, God, family and the YMCA are the most important to him. Johnston is the executive director of the YMCA in Lincolnton, where he oversees all the operations of the facility. “When…

Crouse school supply drive under way

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CROUSE — The little old ladies of the Crouse Home Extension Club — and some men, too — are “packing up” and reaching out to the community. The club, which started over 50 years ago, is putting on a school supply and backpack drive for local, needy children in August,…

Artist calls upon small-town happenings to creat new cartoon strip

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Corey Pandolph draws from life. Literally. It’s a good thing, too, because the cast of characters who inhabit “Barkeater Lake” are drawn (no pun intended…or is there?) upon real-life experiences, both past and current. And that makes for hilarious reading. “Of course, having a screwy sense of humor is a…

Around Town 7/29/2005

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EAST LINCOLN HEARING An open community hearing will be held at the East Lincoln Community Center Aug. 2 at 7 p.m. The Lincoln County Commissioners will receive public comment on issues of interest. C & C COFFEE EVENT The Mooresville-South Iredell Chamber of Commerce, C & C (Coffee & Conversation)…

Around Town 7/27/2005

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REVIVAL Roseland Baptist Church will hold revival today through Thursday at 7 p.m. The speaker will be Anthony Clemmons of Bolivia. Everyone is welcome. For more information call (704) 735-9604. GUIDED HIKE A guided hike where hikers will learn about edible and medicinal plants will be Saturday at South Mountain…

One Singular Sensation

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100 years in the making, family marks a century of reunions

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Covered dish dinners and family reunions are a tradition for many to enjoy. The Rudisill family in Cherryville will celebrate 100 years of this Southern custom. “In the South you regard family closer,” said Marsha Brown of her Rudisill family history. “A lot of the family settled in this area…

Amazing Clover`s 4-H club reaching to Latino children

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The Lincoln County Cooperative Extension is reaching out to the children of the Latino community. In cooperation with the Centro Contacto Latino, the extension has started a 4-H Club for Latino children ages 7 – 12. “My position is to reach the underserved population and I wanted to reach out…

Paint We Must

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