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81st Birthday

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Denver residents voice concerns about proposed Wal-Mart shadow project

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Denver residents Connie Zmijewski and Liz Craig don’t like the prospect of having “lowball” tenants occupying the flurry of shopping centers proposed for N.C. 73 near N.C. 16. Specifically, both are concerned that a mix of dollar stores, shoe stores and discount clothiers will make the new center home. “We’re…

Hundreds attend AlleyCat Biker Junction grand opening

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People driving down N.C. 16 over the weekend probably noticed a lot of motorcycles, smelled a lof of food cooking outside and heard a lot of music from both a DJ and a band. While the event was the official grand opening for AlleyCat Biker Junction, the three-day event looked…

Riverwalk residents sound off

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While hot dogs and hamburgers sizzled on the grill and Riverwalk Apartment residents and community members enjoyed the warm sunshine and pool during the complex’s open house this past Saturday, some residents voiced concerns about the proposed Aston Properties development next to Wal-Mart on N.C. 73. The specific concern is…

Big Catfish

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Local youths advance to state finals in casting kids competition

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Two qualifying sessions were held recently at Dick’s Sporting goods in Hickory for the Nationwide Bass Anglers Sportsman’s Society’s (B.A.S.S.) Casting Kids competion Winners in the first session were Ian Roper from Hickory in the 7 – 10-year-old group and Mason Baker from Hickory in the 11 – 14-year-old class.…

Around Town 6/21/2006

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REEP REUNION The 16th national Reep Family Association Reunion will take place July 7 – 9. Registration begins 5 – 8 p.m. Friday at the Comfort Inn in Lincolnton. On Saturday, registration and activities will take place from 9 a.m. – noon at the Lincoln Senior Center, formerly Lincolnton High…

Lake Calendar

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WAYNE’S FEAST E.C. Beatty will provide music for July’s Wayne’s Second Friday Feast, 10 a.m. July 14. Cost is $6 per person and includes the tip. Reservations must be made by Sunday, July 9. For more information, call Celia and Paul Deese at (704) 483-4355. SAFETY FAIR Westport Body Shop,…

Around Town 6/19/2006

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BIBLE SCHOOL Mt. Vernon Missionary Baptist Church, Iron Station, will be having Vacation Bible School starting today. It will last until Friday. Hours are 6:30 – 8 p.m. The public is invited. BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP The breast cancer support group will be meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Oak Grove…

Leadership Lincoln graduation

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