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Concert raises $2,377

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The Antsy McClain and the Trailer Park Troubadours benefit concert, held Aug. 8, at North Lincoln High School, raised $2,377 for the Lincoln County Coalition Against Domestic Violence. According to attorney John Cutchin, who organized the fundraiser, local attorneys and judges were asked to donate funds at one of three…

Hardship story aids in woman’s plight

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The Lincoln-Times Shoreline staff has received numerous calls in response to the article published Aug. 20, “Poor find living even tougher.” The story focused on how people suffering economic hardship in east Lincoln County face a unique set of problems including higher taxes, fewer opportunities for affordable housing and a…

Taking a swing

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QUESTION of the WEEK

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“Do you think east Lincoln County needs to have a permanent office for social services?” Kristen Sorrento, Denver: “I don’t know. I don’t know of any services here. I guess it would be good. I’m not really aware of the need for that here, but I wouldn’t want to voice…

Constitution Week

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Community Calendar

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CLUBS, GROUPS Denver days talent show Denver Days Fall Festival organizers are holding their first-ever talent show at 6 p.m. on Sept. 13 at Salem United Methodist Church in Denver. Admission is $5. Kids under 3 years old get in free. All entries must be received by Sept. 4. For…

All he has to do is sing naturally

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For 19-year-old Adam Rose of Maiden, being a musician just comes naturally. “My whole family does music, literally everyone,” he said. According to Rose, the members of his father’s side of the family are known to be musically inclined. He says his dad is a keyboard player and his grandmother,…

Around Town 8/22/2008

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FARM TRACTOR SHOW The C. Grier Beam Truck Museum will sponsor an Antique Farm Tractor Show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday. The tractor show will have food, tours of the museum and raffles. A People’s Choice Award will also be given to the tractor that receives the most…

Around Town Church Activities

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RECYCLING EFFORT Trinity Lutheran Church, located next to the post office in Vale, is conducting a recycling campaign. The church is accepting newspapers, cardboard and magazines. Proceeds will go to Christian Ministry of Lincoln County. For more information, call the church office at (704) 276-1257. COME READ WITH ME Come…

Man celebrates 101st birthday

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Hillard Anthony, 101, has lived a life of clean living and hard working. “Hard work will never kill no one,” he said. He was born in Northbrook in 1907 when a new car cost $500 and gas was 6 cents a gallon. He now lives on his own two miles…