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Alltel opens new store in Fatz shopping center

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Alltel of Lincolnton, formerly located next to the Chamber of Commerce office, has opened a new retail store at 1428 East Main St., next to Fatz Restaurant. A grand opening will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 8. Customers will be able to register to win several prizes. “Alltel…

Pie free for all coming to Lincolnton

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Anyone who’s a fan of free pie needs to mark Jan. 20 on their calendar. On that day, pies large and small, sweet and salty will be lined up on tables in the James W. Warren Citizens Center. “Oh there are all kinds of pie,” said Pinkie Mosteller, a member…

Honoring cancer survivors

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After his won battle with kidney cancer, a Lincolnton local designed a purple heart to be worn by survivors of the war on cancer. “I think it’s something you ought to be proud of,” said Tony Setzer, co-owner of Gas Station Antiques in Lincolnton. “It is a war.” Setzer received…

Learning to fight without fists

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Most people would assume teaching a child to deal with bullies through martial arts would result in confrontation. At Lincolnton Aikido and Fitness, however, the approach veers more towards pacifism. “It gives them a way to use their mind instead of their fist,” said Pete Nappier, co-owner. The center’s Bully…

Biker injured

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Corpulent Catfish

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Lake Calendar

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EAST LINCOLN COMMUNITY GARDEN CLUB The East Lincoln Community Garden Club will have its first meeting of 2005 on Monday, Jan. 10 at 10 a.m. at Webbs Chapel Church in the Fellowship Hall. The program will be on bee keeping and will be presented by Yates Reep. For further information…

2005 Resolutions

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Erosion committee studies options

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With erosion becoming an issue in Lincoln County, a committee has been formed to consider a proposed ordinance that would help combat the problem. Building and Land Development staff members formed the group in September in order to help review how to maintain the overall natural condition of the shoreline.…

Twice the space

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