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Bunn, Forehand Wedding

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Katie Marie Bunn and Daniel Lee Forehand were married on January 29, 2011. Father Doug Reed officiated the 11 a.m. service at St. Anne`s Catholic Church in Edenton, N.C. Katie is the daughter of James and Mildred Bunn of Edenton, N.C. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Lorraine Zickefoose of…

Match.com does work

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Sandra Hansen and Keith Aldridge met through the online service Match.com. That was in July 2009. Sandra was living in Winston-Salem. “So we did the long-distance thing,” she said. “He proposed to me on May 7, 2010 (the day before Mother`s Day) in front of my mother. I still think…

Who’s that cute waitress?

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Megan Yoder was working at Sagebrush in Lincolnton to help pay for college. Denny Brady was a customer. A friend introduced the two and they starting dating in September 2007. Then Megan graduated from West Lincoln High School and enrolled at Western Carolina University in the fall of 2008. At…

It was all in the kiss

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If you’ve spent much time around the Court Square, you’re probably familiar with Miriah Truluck and Jacob Rhodes. Miriah is the proprietor of Fausto Coffee Shop and Jacob, a chemist at Duke Energy’s McGuire Nuclear Station, used to work at the Ride-A-Bike Shop next door. But that’s not where they…

Did I say ‘Yes’?

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Jennifer McLaughlin and Charles Brunner met more than 12 years ago. They dated for a short time about 10 years ago, but then lost touch. Then, as Jenny tells it, “About 2 years ago, Charlie stopped by to see me and all of those old feelings just came right back…

The fireman and the sheriff’s daughter

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Dusty Rudisill and Crystal Carpenter are getting married June 11 at Boger City Methodist Church. Crystal has lived in Lincoln County all her life. She`s a teacher`s assistant at Union Elementary School. If you don`t know her, you may know her father: Crystal is the daughter of Edie and Lincoln…

Let’s do it again!

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Meredith Brewer and Kirk Bandy were married in a private ceremony on January 9. Now they’re making plans for doing it for family and friends on August 27 at the Chetola Resort in Blowing Rock. Meredith tells their story: “Kirk and I met while I was working at my previous…

Around Town 3/21/2011

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BOE COMMITTEES The Lincoln County Board of Education has scheduled the following committee meetings beginning at 6 p.m. today: Building and Site Committee, Policy Committee, Budget and Finance Committee. These meetings will be at the BOE Offices on N. Generals Blvd. and are open to the public. COMMISSIONERS The Lincoln…

Labradoodle in need of a safe, happy home

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Prancer, a Labradoodle, loves playing with other dogs and enjoys giving his foster mom, Betty Day, hugs. “He is such a cuddler,” she said. “He would let me hold him on my hip if I could.” But Prancer’s days were not always filled with so much love. He and five…

Scaglione, Blevins Engagement

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Carly Shay Scaglione of Lincolnton, N.C. and Clint Matthew Blevins of Elkin, N.C. announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Carly is the daughter of Michael and Shay Campbell of Denver, N.C. and Paul Scaglione of Mooresville, N.C. She is a 2001 graduate from East Lincoln High School and is currently…