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Student art on display

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Naval Academy accepts local teen

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It’s hard enough to get into one military academy, but North Lincoln High School student Garret McCrary got into two – and counting. “I tell you in all honesty, I wasn’t expecting him to get into any of them,” said Jean McCrary, Garrett’s mother. “It’s so hard.” One month ago,…

Singer ready for country stardom

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Cat Square’s Beth Bailey spells it all out in her country song “Call Me What You Will.” “I’m 24. I don’t really have a job. I haven’t settled down, but I wouldn’t have it any other way,” she said. What Bailey does have is a dream to become a country…

All Praise choir to perform

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Members of more than 20 area churches are joining together to make a joyful noise. “We wanted to do it to bring all the different churches together, not as different denominations, but just as the body of Christ, just to come together and worship,” said Lisa Carnes, an organizer and…

From Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts

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Most wanted

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Contact intensive surveillance officers Ted Overcash at (704) 732-2229 or David Carpenter at (704) 732-4784 or the Crime Stoppers hotline at (704) 736-8909 if you have information on the following criminal suspects. n Randy Scott Story Wanted by the North Carolina Department of Corrections on violating his probation on previous…

California dreamer brings spa to Denver

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California native, Nicole Elmore had always dreamed of opening her own day spa. Little did she know that her dream would become reality sooner then she thought. “When I was 13, I did some reception work for an esthetician in California,” Elmore said. “I had a lot of fun and…

Community Calendar

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CLUBS, GROUPS Gaston College meeting Gaston College will host a meet and greet session 4–6 p.m. Thursday at Lincoln Charter School, 7834 Galway Lane in Denver, to discuss upcoming classes being offered through the college in east Lincoln County. Call (704) 748-1054. Waterfront homeowners meetings Two Denver residents are organizing…

Around Town 3/11/2009

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REVIVAL Howard’s Creek Baptist Church will have a revival 7 p.m. tonight and Thursday. The guest preacher is the Rev. Macon Ballard. All are welcome to attend. LENTEN SERVICES Daniels Lutheran Church will continue its midweek Lenten services 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays in the church sanctuary. ART SHOW The Arts Council…

100th Birthday

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