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Around Town 7/20/2009

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CHRISTMAS IN JULY Habitat for Humanity Home Restore, 809 E. Sycamore St., Lincolnton, will feature “Christmas in July at Habitat” until July 31. Store hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays and Saturdays and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays. For more information, call (704) 736-9490. HESED HOUSE…

Church Briefs

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DAY CAMP Unity Baptist Church, 326 N. Aspen St., Lincolnton, will have a free day camp for children in kindergarten to 5th grade. The camp will be from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. every Monday in July. There will be Bible stories, music, crafts, outdoor play and movies. Lunch will…

Around Town 7/17/2009

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CHRISTMAS IN JULY Habitat for Humanity Home Restore, 809 E. Sycamore St., Lincolnton, will feature “Christmas in July at Habitat” until July 31. Store hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays and Saturdays and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays. For more information, call (704) 736-9490. FAMILY REUNION…

Names sought for anonymous children

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The little girl staring out the window has no name and a very short story. At 10 years old, she had been working at Rhodes Manufacturing Company for more than a year in Lincolnton. The photo was taken in November of 1908 by Lewis Hine. “This girl has been anonymous…

Ailing veteran visits World War II Memorial

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Jack. Earle, 87, had planned to visit the World War II Memorial with fellow veterans earlier this year, but his health made it impossible. After being diagnosed with lung cancer, his doctors told him he couldn’t participate in the Honor Air program, which flew veterans to the memorial. His grandson,…

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 Oscar Raga Wanted by the North Carolina Department of Correction on absconding probation supervision on a previous…

Man arrested in alleged assault

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A Lincolnton man was arrested after allegedly beating a woman, according to Lincolnton police. Dennis Wayne Rudisill, 39, of 511 Magnolia Street, was charged with assault on a female inflicting serious injury Monday. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported that Rudisill was still in jail under a $5,000 bond as…

Murphy Express now pumps gas on N.C. 73

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Murphy Express, a gas station and convenience store, has opened in Denver. Customers will find fresh, gourmet coffee, fountain and frozen drinks, an automatic teller machine, alcoholic beverages, snacks, cigarettes and lottery tickets. “We do have premade sandwiches and prepaid wireless services for prepaid cellular telephones,” said Brian Ledford, district…

JMC Racing settling in after expansion

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Bill Keuler loves his job. For the past four years, he has been a crew chief for JMC Brumos Racing, a professional racing team that moved from Florida to Denver. Keuler, who grew up in the racing industry, originally wanted to be a racer, but changed his mind after learning…