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Rotary Club art

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For the seventh year, the Denver-Lake Norman Rotary Club is auctioning art to help fund worthy causes in the community. Featuring a selection of artwork from both renowned and local artists, the art auction will be 6:30-10 p.m. Saturday at the Lincoln Charter School’s high school campus gym, located off…

QUESTION of the WEEK

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“In an effort to appease complaints, especially from waterfront property owners, about the last countywide property assessment being done at the height of a real estate bubble, the county commission voted 3-2 Monday to conduct the next reevaluation a year early. Do you agree with their vote?” Wes King, Denver:…

Community Calendar

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CLUBS, GROUPS DFD BOD meeting The Denver Fire Department’s annual Board of Directors meeting will be 9–10 a.m. Saturday at the DFD headquarters, 3956 N.C. 16. The BOD is expected to discuss next fiscal year’s budget, affecting local fire tax rates. Call (704) 483-5115. Sailing and rowing classes The North…

Around Town 2/4/2009

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LIBRARY CLOSED The Cherryville branch of the Gaston County Public Library will be closed Thursday through Feb.14 for carpet installation. Public service hours will resume Feb. 16 or at the conclusion of the installation project. For more information, call (704) 435-6767 or (704) 868-2164. AUDITIONS The Lincoln Theatre Guild will…

Ribbon cutting

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Around Town 2/2/2009

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BLOOD DRIVE The Community Blood Center will host a blood drive from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Gaston College Lincoln Campus, 511 S. Aspen St., Lincolnton. QUILT GUILD The Lincolnton Piecemakers Quilt Guild meets 10 a.m. to noon on the first Wednesday of each month at the…

$5,000 donation

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Reading Superbowl

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Iron Station Elementary School kindergarten students enjoy snacks (above) Friday during a Reading Superbowl Party. Combined, kindergartners read a total of 2,015 books with their parents for the week, making them all champions. Class MVP readers were (bottom, right, listed from left) Cameron Kale, Chase Forstson, Morgan Young and Summer…

Learning about marquetry

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Church Briefs

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PANCAKE BREAKFAST Poplar Springs AME Zion Church will have a pancake breakfast beginning 10 a.m. Saturday. A choice of five types of pancakes, grits, sausage, eggs, biscuits with gravy, bacon, juice and coffee will be available. The cost is $5.09 per person. All proceeds will benefit the church building fund.…