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Lincoln retirees bound for Colorado, western adventures

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Nancy and Steve Hoyle may be the envy of their neighborhood. They live in Nancy’s family homeplace in a comfortable house with a beautiful interior finished in warm wood tones. The outdoors are lush with large shade trees, green shrubs and many blooming plants. The yard is expansive, with plenty…

Around Town 5/16/2005

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LIONS CLUB The Lincolnton Lions Club will meet Tuesday. Al Dozier, editor of the Lincoln Times-News will be the guest speaker and will share some of his career experiences. Members and guests will arrive at 6:30 p.m. at Ryan’s Steak House. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Upcoming fund…

Lincoln seniors conquer games

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Many concerned over proposed Wal-Mart Supercenter

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A proposed Wal-Mart Supercenter planned for N.C. 73 could bring with it up to 500 jobs and more than $1 million in county sales taxes. But it could also bring out strong opposition from residents and small business owners. Andrew Johnson, president of the Denver Area Business Association, said small…

Hot topics on tonight’s commission agenda

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Several hot topics are on the agenda for the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners tonight. The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Commissioners Room of the James W. Warren Citizens Center. Commissioners Carrol Mitchem and Marie Moore will present recommendations on the proposed redistricting. Mitchem and Moore were appointed…

Five generations

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Around Town 5/13/2005

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LINCOLN COUNTY SINGING CONVENTION The Lincoln County Singing Convention will be Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Mount Vernon Baptist Church, Vale. For more information call 704-276-1529. HOT DOG, YARD SALE Victory in Jesus Ministry, 145 Antique Road will have a hot dog and yard sale in the church…

Nine-year old `braces` for win with her Mother`s Day essay

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Call it beginner’s luck, but when nine-year old Halie Leatherman of Lincolnton wrote why she thought her mom, Sherry Leatherman, is the greatest mom in the world, she had no idea hers would be the winning essay in a contest sponsored by Hamilton and Austin Orthodontics in Lincolnton. “We have…

New Schools particulars discussed at board meeting

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The framework for the new elementary and middle schools was put into motion Wednesday night at the monthly board of education meeting. The colors have been chosen for the new elementary and middle schools. Also, a date and location has been set for deciding the names of both schools. “We…