Home » Archives by category » Local News (Page 1138)

Around Town 4/1/2005

Share This Post

VIGIL CANCELED Tonight’s vigil kicking off Child Abuse Awareness Month has been canceled due to inclement weather. The event will be rescheduled. 2005 MUSTANG RAFFLE West Lincoln High School Band Boosters are extending raffle ticket sales for a 2005 Mustang. Tickets are $10 a piece. The new deadline is April…

Ink Restore to open

Share This Post

Another business is opening on the courtsquare. Ink Restore, offering inkjet cartridges and refilled laser tone cartridges, printers sales and service will be open next week. The store which refills old inkjet and laser printer cartridges can offer them for about half the price of a new cartridge. Thomas Fox,…

Gates Real Estate Grand Opening

Share This Post

Spring Flinging

Share This Post

BMX racer goes the distance

Share This Post

A second-hand bike and lack of fear have earned an east Lincoln boy first place in the Bicycle Motor Cross Nationals. “We didn’t even get the best bike. We didn’t have a trainer,” said Annie Geerken, the boy’s mother. “He did this on his own.” Nikolas Geerken, a 13-year-old student…

Oh, my aching back

Share This Post

When experiencing back pain, many people’s first instinct is to retreat to their sofa. What they should be doing instead is getting their bodies up and moving. “The main thing is just to exercise,” said Kathie Anthony, a group exercise coordinator at the Lincoln Family YMCA. She suggests starting with…

Steel drums bring spring

Share This Post

There’s something about a steel drum band that banishes bad moods and conjures up warm weather and mild breezes. Steely Pan Steel Band, a steel drum band from Appalachian State University, is certainly not the exception to that rule. “When it was raining the other day and so cold, I…

Weigh-in at Blythe Landing

Share This Post

Lake Calendar

Share This Post

DEMOCRATIC PRECINCT MEETINGS The Denver, Triangle, Triangle East and Cowans Ford precincts will meet on Tuesday, April 5 at 7 p.m. at St. Peter’s By the Lake, 8433 Fairfield Forest Road, Denver. Ore Bank and Pumpkin Center precincts will meet on Tuesday, April 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria…

Around Town 3/30/2005

Share This Post

DEMOCRATIC MENS GROUP The Democratic Mens Group of Lincoln County will meet Saturday, April 2 at 8 a.m. at the Lincoln House Restaurant, 604 Clark Drive. Topics will include planning for the upcoming Relay for Life and implementing communications for the Democratic Party in Lincoln County. The Democratic Mens Group…