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CORAL PARK VBS Coral Park Baptist Church will have a Vacation Bible School from 6:30-8:30 p.m. tonight. APPRECIATION Light House Ministry, 1816 N. Aspen St., Lincolnton, will have a pastor appreciation service 7 p.m. tonight and Saturday at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Guest Speakers include the Rev. Jacuelyn Elliot of Mt.…

Tindall’s Professional Photography moves to owner’s home

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J.J. Tindall decided to open a photography studio in Lincolnton four years ago. But last month, he moved the business, Tindall’s Professional Photography, to his home in Iron Station. Tindall wanted to spend more time with his family. His wife and co-owner, Brandy, handles the administrative side of the business.…

Cub Scouts brave heat at day camp

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At the Piedmont Council Cub Scout Day Camp held this week in Betty G. Ross Park, boys braved the blistering heat, shot BB guns, went swimming and earned badges. “We learn some character skills,” said Debbie Heafner, director of the camp. “We learn about respect. We learn about cooperation. This…

Around Town 6/23/2010

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SOUTHSIDE VBS Southside Baptist Church, located at 1726 Southside Road in Lincolnton. will hold a Vacation Bible School from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. tonight through Friday. For more information, call the church office at (704) 735-2410. CORAL PARK VBS Coral Park Baptist Church will have a Vacation Bible School…

Five generations, two times

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Sunrise Family Resource Ctr. offering free testing for HIV

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Free testing for HIV will be offered 3 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Sunrise Family Resource Center in Lincolnton. “We know that one in four people that are HIV positive in the state of North Carolina don’t know that they are positive,” said David Zealy, director of education and…

Boating law crackdown planned for weekend

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Boaters better think twice before picking up that cold beer this weekend. North Carolina law enforcement agencies will participate in Operation Dry Water Friday through Sunday, a national weekend of boating sobriety detection and enforcement aimed at reducing alcohol-related accidents and fatalities. “Operating a recreational vessel while under the influence…

Dramatic response to teen’s fund drive for Humane Society

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Christina Famulari’s donation drive for The Humane Society of Lincoln County brought in more donations that she expected. Famulari, of Denver, organized the donation drive as part of her efforts to earn the Girl Scouts’ Silver Award. She also volunteered at PetSmart’s adoption events. The North Lincoln High School freshman…

Cruise-in lets friends enjoy vintage cars

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Every Thursday evening, you will find a group of people sitting in front of Lakeshore Barbecue, sipping sweet iced tea and admiring dozens of shiny, vintage cars. “We’re all friends and we have one thing in common — old cars,” Jack Martin said. The Alexis resident is one of the…

Reep brings training and experience to Bakers Apron

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Tammy Reep has been baking ever since she could reach the kitchen counter. She was always in the kitchen helping her mother and grandmother bake up cookies, cakes and desserts. Now, the Lincolnton resident is bringing those family recipes to her own bakery, The Bakers Apron, which opened last month.…