Home » Archives by category » Local News (Page 1110)

Restored building downtown houses law firm, salon

Share This Post

Three friends have brought an old building back to life. Beverly and Wesley Black, and friend Chris Brogden, restored, refinished and revamped the building that is now home to Beverly’s salon, BBs-Salon, and Wesley’s law firm, The Black Law Firm. The Blacks gave much of the credit to Brogden, a…

‘High School Musical’ live in Cherryville

Share This Post

Cherryville Little Theater’s production of High School Musical started with a casual conversation in the cold waiting for a Christmas parade. “It was sort of a joke,” said Debbie Hopper, director. Hopper had been heavily involved in the theater 15 years earlier. “I’ve had children and marriage and all that…

Genealogy the focus of 75th reunion

Share This Post

The Andreas Killian Association will celebrate its diamond anniversary with a reunion this weekend. Some of those attending will be coming from as far away as Germany and California. More will be coming from the Lincoln County area, which Andreas Killian once called home. “We cordially invite anyone who would…

CIS serves children

Share This Post

Job Connection, perseverance help land job

Share This Post

Sharon Sigmon had worked at Mohican Mills for 32 years when she was laid off in September of 2003. “You think you’ll be able to retire from there and the bottom falls out,” Sigmon, 59, said. Since then, she has earned an associate degree in medical office administration, worked a…

Around Town 9/2/2009

Share This Post

HILTON MEMORIAL Hilton Memorial United Methodist Church, located at 830 Car Farm Road in Lincolnton, will have revival services at 7 p.m. this evening. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Benny Thomas. AWANA PROGRAM River View Baptist Church will have an Awana children’s program for ages 3 through grade…

Friends reunite in Iraq

Share This Post

60th anniversary

Share This Post

Schools compete to fight cancer

Share This Post

Two coaches from rival schools came together for a fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society. Last Friday, Lincoln and Lake Norman Charter schools participated in the first Fall Sports Day by competing against each other in ladies tennis, soccer and volleyball at Lincoln Charter’s Denver campus. In the spring,…

Young talent gives a boost to Eagles

Share This Post

Lincoln Charter High School is benefiting from its middle school programs — just ask Lady Eagles head volleyball coach Rick Rose. “The middle school program is such a strong program and they only lost one game last year,” he said. “They have such a talented pool of volleyball players to…