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Around Town 9/22/2010

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CRIME SURVEY Juvenile Justice and Law Enforcement agencies in Cleveland and Lincoln Counties are implementing strategies aimed at proactively dealing with potential gang problems in local schools and communities. The publics input is needed and would contribute to the overall assessment and program initiatives. To take the survey, visit www.surveymonkey.com/s/MKGSWLB…

Family Reunion

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50th anniversary

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Maryann and Richard Harczuk of Guy Heavner Road in Lincolnton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 24. They were married in Middlesex County, New Jersey in 1960 and lived there for 39 years until they retired and moved to North Carolina to be closer to family. They were given…

Engagement: Barnard, Farson

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Heather May Barnard and Jonathan Neil Farson announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Heather is the daughter of Alex and Peggy Barnard of Iron Station. She graduated from East Lincoln High School and from Western Carolina University with a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training and a Masters of Physical…

Around Town 9/20/2010

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CRIME SURVEY Juvenile Justice and Law Enforcement agencies in Cleveland and Lincoln Counties are implementing strategies aimed at proactively dealing with potential gang problems in local schools and communities. The publics input is needed and would contribute to the overall assessment and program initiatives. To take the survey, visit www.surveymonkey.com/s/MKGSWLB…

Parent University

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Engagement: Pennington, Henderson

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Brittany Rae Pennington and Joseph Colt Henderson announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Brittany is the daughter of Donald and Lori Pennington of Lincolnton. She is a 2008 graduate of West Lincoln High School and a 2010 graduate of Johnson & Wales University with a degree in Culinary. Colt is…

Local band The Basement Boys reuniting

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Nineteen years ago, The Basement Boys played their last show together at the Lincoln County Apple Festival — or so they thought. “Everybody aggravated us to get back together,” said Darrin Stroud, guitarist. “If the Eagles can do it, we can too.” The band will play 1:30 p.m. outside the…

Council creates quilt at festival

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The Arts Council of Lincoln County invites the community to visit its booth Saturday and help create a quilt. “We really do hope that the people of Lincoln County will come out,” said Shelly Johnston, executive director of the council. “We need participation to make the quilt. You don’t have…

Lincoln native to host open mic night

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As a child, Levi Ussery Jr. walked dirt roads in west Lincoln singing to himself. “I would just make up things and sing all day long,” he said. Now an adult, he’s a professional singer with the stage name Levi Jones. He never hit it big, but he has been…