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Murphy Express now pumps gas on N.C. 73

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Murphy Express, a gas station and convenience store, has opened in Denver. Customers will find fresh, gourmet coffee, fountain and frozen drinks, an automatic teller machine, alcoholic beverages, snacks, cigarettes and lottery tickets. “We do have premade sandwiches and prepaid wireless services for prepaid cellular telephones,” said Brian Ledford, district…

JMC Racing settling in after expansion

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Bill Keuler loves his job. For the past four years, he has been a crew chief for JMC Brumos Racing, a professional racing team that moved from Florida to Denver. Keuler, who grew up in the racing industry, originally wanted to be a racer, but changed his mind after learning…

Around Town 7/15/2009

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CHRISTMAS IN JULY Habitat for Humanity Home Restore, 809 E. Sycamore St., Lincolnton, will feature “Christmas in July at Habitat” until July 31. Store hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays and Saturdays and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays. For more information, call (704) 736-9490. HESED HOUSE…

Weaver celebrates 100 years

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Around Town 7/13/2009

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CHRISTMAS IN JULY Habitat for Humanity Home Restore, 809 E. Sycamore St., Lincolnton, will feature “Christmas in July at Habitat” until July 31. Store hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays and Saturdays and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays. For more information, call (704) 736-9490. HESED HOUSE…

Around Town 7/10/2009

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CHRISTMAS IN JULY Habitat for Humanity Home Restore, 809 E. Sycamore St., Lincolnton, will feature “Christmas in July at Habitat” until July 31. Store hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays and Saturdays and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays. For more information, call (704) 736-9490. HESED HOUSE…

YMCA camp a ‘family unit’

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Lincoln County YMCA campers aren’t spending their summer plugged into iPods or in front of their televisions and computers. Instead, they’re swimming, creating arts and crafts, playing sports and praying. “Technology can be very positive, but I think some of the outdoor skills and some of the life skills are…

Lincoln habitat hosts Christmas in July sale

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Christmas has come early to the Habitat for Humanity Restore in Lincolnton. “I just think it’s a good time to start thinking about Christmas,” said Julie Baumgardner, store manager. The store started its Christmas in July sale Monday. The event will last through the end of the month. There are…

Emanuel Reformed Church presents program for Christians about Islam

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Christians interested in learning more about Islam will have an opportunity to do so July 18. “What Every Serious Christian Should Know About Islam” will be held 10 a.m. to noon July 18 at Emanuel Reformed Church, which is located on Main Street in Lincolnton. The program will be led…

Parade winners announced

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Winners have been announced for downtown Lincolnton’s storefront display contest and Fourth of July parade. Storefront First place – King’s Office Supply Second place – Miller, Sherril and Blake Third place – Estate Jeweler Fourth place – Ledford’s Upholstery Parade Best Family – Ella USA Most Creative – Statue of…