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ROTC cadets celebrate seventh annual Blue/Gold Award Ceremony

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The seventh annual Blue/Gold Award Ceremony was a family and community affair with many cadets recognized for their efforts during the year. Award recipients were as follows: 82 Airborne Association, Fayetteville Chapter – Ashley Avery Air Force Sergeants Association – Robert Aldous American Legion Post 30, Lincolnton, Military Excellence –…

Around Town 6/21/2010

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OFFICE MOVES The North Carolina Division of Forestry Office in Lincolnton will be moving to 1305 Receiving Home Court in Dallas. The office can be reached by calling (704) 922-0719 or by mailing Post Office Box 35 in Dallas. ROCKY HORROR SHOW The Lincoln Theatre Guild will present “The Rocky…

Putnam, Cornwell Engagement

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Mr. And Mrs. Tracy Lyles of Cherryville, N.C. along with Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Putnam of Kings Mountain, N.C. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Stacy Lee Putnam, to Mr. Kasey Lewis Cornwell, son of Mr. Randy L. Cornwell and the late Mrs. Diane A. Cornwell…

Around Town 6/18/2010

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OFFICE MOVES The North Carolina Division of Forestry Office in Lincolnton will be moving to 1305 Receiving Home Court in Dallas. The office can be reached by calling (704) 922-0719 or by mailing Post Office Box 35 in Dallas. ROCKY HORROR SHOW The Lincoln Theatre Guild will present “The Rocky…

Church Activities

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BIBLE SCHOOL Crouse and Pleasant Grove United Methodist Churches will hold a Vacation Bible School from 6-8 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Crouse UMC, located on old N.C. 150 West. For more information, call (704) 735-2443. FATHER-SON SUMMIT Gold Hill Missionary Baptist Church, located…

Local beekeepers form new club, hope to educate

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Members of the Lincoln County Beekeepers Association believe their six-legged, flying friends deserve a better reputation. “We cannot do without our bees,” said Patti Harlan, a member of the association. “Honey’s nice, but bees are better.” The group has met four times and now has 28 members. Participants love bees…

Making a splash with summer reading

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School’s out for summer, and local librarians hope kids spend some of their free time at the public library. “We’d like for kids to learn at a young age that the library is there for both their education and entertainment,” said Jennifer Sackett, Lincoln County’s library director. The library’s summer…

Mitchems Farm honored

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The Mitchems of Mitchems Farm in West Lincoln have been named the 2010 Lincoln County Soil and Water Conservation District Farm Family of the Year. The family farm, which is run by brothers Carrol and Wayne Mitchem, received the award for its effort to preserve water quality and prevent erosion.…

Ramsey makes 33rd mission trip to Romania

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Jim Ramsey has a fondness for the Romanians, which is why he just completed his 33rd mission trip to the European country. “I can’t leave these people alone,” he said. “They are as much a part of me as anything else in my life. That is the only way I…