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Nursing program serves three area congregation

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Lisa Cole is used to navigating through the maze of the healthcare system. And as a parish nurse, she uses her experience to help guide others through difficult times. Cole, who has her master’s degree in nursing with a concentration on parish nursing, serves three western United Methodist churches —…

Lady Rebels basketball team to start 2004-05 season under a new coach

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When basketball season rolls around the West Lincoln Lady Rebels basketball team will have a new face gracing their sideline. Ina Thompson is resigning as a teacher and coach effective at the end of this school year and former Lincolnton star Jaime Boyles is stepping in. West Lincoln’s former Principal…

E.C. student achieves academic honors

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Maggie Heafner has come a long way since she was born 13 weeks premature with little chance to live. “It makes me think I’ve been put here for a purpose because it would have been so easy for me to die and I didn’t,” said Maggie. The high school senior…

Deb Party

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Truck Rolls

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Holiday closings listed

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Lincoln County students wrapped up the 2003-04 school year this morning. The weekend marks the beginning of summer vacation for kids. Workers in the region will begin their holiday celebration of Memorial Day this weekend. City and county workers will have a three day weekend with offices remaining closed on…

Political action group gathers questions for candidates

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The East Lincoln Political Action Committee is gearing up for candidate interviews for the upcoming election. Judy Browne, chairwoman and organizer, said the group has the list of candidates running for county commissioner and North Carolina House of Representatives. The candidate evaluation committee has made up a list of questions…

Bridge troubles raise questions

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Motorists who drive from Denver to Charlotte may be complaining about a bumpy ride. The bridge, which crosses over the new N.C. 16 South, is open to travelers. However, construction is still not complete. Keith Hager, a resident of Lowesville, travels on the road quite frequently and finds the situation…

New Denver restaurant fires up a flavorful fury

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Smells of garlic and pasta may tingle your nose at Girogio’s Restaurant in Denver. Shrimp Saganaki with a white wine sauce served over penne pasta or Chicken Scaloppini with artichokes and prosciutto are just a few of the options to try. The Greek and Italian restaurant offers a wide variety…

Volunteers recognized at luncheon

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On April 29, Outback Steakhouses across the state opened their doors and served lunch for Guardian ad Litem volunteers. Volunteers from the 27th Judicial District of Lincoln and Cleveland counties attended the University Chancellor Drive Outback. Manager Monica Dhatt along with wait and cook staff donated their time as well…