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Lions Club hosts vision screening Oct. 24

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Did you know that diabetes is one of the leading causes of blindness? In honor of October being Diabetes Month, the Diabetes Education Program and Self Management Program of Lincoln Medical Center, in cooperation with the Lincolnton Lions Club, will sponsor a free diabetes health fair Monday, Oct. 24 at…

Around Town 10/21/2005

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FILM NIGHT Southside Baptist Church, 1725 Southside Road, Lincolnton, will have a Church Film Night Saturday and Sunday. The film is “Left Behind: World At War,” starring Lou Gossett Jr. and Kirk Cameron. On Saturday a Youth Pizza Blast will start at 6 p.m., with the movie beginning at 7…

Around Town 10/19/2005

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YARD/BAKE SALE Alternative Steps, 720 E. Main St., will hold a yard/bake sale from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday. Proceeds will go toward dance competitions. Alternative Steps is located across from Family Dollar in Lincolnton. LIONS CLUB The Lincolnton Lions Club will be having a three-day broom sale Oct 20-22…

Local crowned queen

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Eggs’-acting art form an award winner

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Wendy Payseur of Boger City was already an artistic and her preferred medium was oils on canvas. One day, though, she decided to take her love of oil paintings one step further. Enter the egg — but not just any egg. “I started by decorating a goose egg for my…

Lincolnton teen to play volleyball in Holland

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While most athletes dream of competing in the Olympics, all but a few give up before they even come close. But 18-year-old Hannah Reynolds is grabbing her chance to play volleyball on a global level. Next July, on the heels of her high school graduation, she’ll fly to Holland, where…

Addition of clock completes the branch library’s interior

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After years of fund-raising, planning and working, the final finishing touch has been added at the Florence Soule Shanklin Branch Library in Denver. A new clock completes the newest library in the county. It is made from a durable wood composite that makes the clock lightweight and has been in…

Saturday seminar to focus on women’s health issues

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Women across eastern Lincoln County will have the opportunity to hear about topics of wellness, health and beauty at the second annual “It’s All About You” education seminar, which will be held from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday. The seminar, sponsored by Lincoln Medical Center (LMC), will be…

Successful fund raiser held at McDonalds

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The annual “McTeacher’s Night” fund-raiser for Catawba Springs Elementary School was an overwhelming success according to school officials. Media Specialist Carla Detter has been at Catawba Springs for seven years and says the fund-raiser is good for the school. “Kids see us in a different light, sweeping up in the…

New yacht, Lady of the Lake, replaces the Catawba Belle at Queen’s Landing resort

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MOORESVILLE — Queen’s Landing has given “berth” to its newest boat. Last Tuesday, “The Lady of the Lake” was assembled at the home of the Catawba Queen and Catawba Belle. “It’s a 90-foot, 2003 Skipper Liner yacht,” said Kevin Drum, general manager of Queen’s Landing. Skipper Liner is the manufacturer.…