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A time of penitence and renewal

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“Remember that you were dust and you will return to dust,” parishioners were told as ashes were pressed on their foreheads in the sign of the cross. On the first day of Lent, Ash Wednesday, Christians gathered at the First United Methodist Church in Lincolnton for a day of penitence…

Family in frames

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For a man born and bred in Charlotte, Nathan Parker certainly has a soft spot for country living. The artist’s exhibit, “Life Goes On,” now showing at the Lincoln Cultural Center, is full of images of old barns, road side stands and people working the land. These scenes were inspired…

Lincoln quilters` year end report

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This has been a good year for the organization. Since our report in April, more donation quilts have been made, bringing a total for the year to 44 preemie quilts. Of these, 26 went to the Lincoln Medical Center and 18 to Gaston Memorial. Amy’s House received a lap quilt…

Retired Lieutenant to speak

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A retired First Lieutenant of the United States Air Force will be speaking at the Lincoln Cultural Center this Saturday as part of an ongoing Black History Month celebration. Wilson V. Eagleson II was one of the original Tuskegee Airman and has many stories to tell. “We have been fortunate…

Because she says sew

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Delorise Ellsworth of Iron Station has made almost 100 quilts. The hobby that she has had for ten years made her want to share her fun with others in the community. “The Quilter’s Haven” in Denver is now open, offering quilting supplies, fabric and even classes. “There is just nothing…

Around Norman

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LAKE NORMAN – Lake Norman may have a bike trail in the future that will circle around the entire area of shoreline. Duke Power has donated $2,500 to the project and Centralina Council of Governments has agreed to match this. The idea stemmed from Frank Johnson, who used to be…

Around Town 2/9/2005

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RETIREMENT CLUB The Oakgrove Retirement Club will meet Thursday, Feb. 10 at 11 a.m. for a luncheon. DANCE/BBQ A benefit for the Lincoln Charter School PTO and Relay for Life will be held at the James W. Warren Citizen Center on Feb. 12. Dinner will be at 5 p.m., gospel…

Lake Calendar

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WESTPORT PRECINCT MEETING A Westport Precinct meeting for the Democratic Party will be held 7 p.m. March 1 at St. Peter by the Lake Episcopal Church. For more information call Jennifer Harkey at 704-489-1996 or Patsy Black at 704-483-3908. LAKE NORMAN DSI PARENT CONNECTIONS Lake Norman DSI Parent Connections, will…

Five Generations

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DAR Essay Winner

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