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Cunningham, Cason Wedding

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Caroline Elizabeth Cunningham and Dr. David Blake Cason exchanged marriage vows Saturday, December 18, 2010 at Gilead Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church in Huntersville. Rev. Jim Powell officiated the 5 pm ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Janis Cunningham of Denver, formerly of Lincolnton. She is the granddaughter…

Jenkins, Baxter Engagement

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Scarlett Noelle Jenkins and Travis Wayne Baxter announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Noelle is the daughter of Dale and Robin Jenkins of Crouse. She is a 2009 graduate of West Lincoln High School and is currently pursuing an Accounting Degree from Gaston College. Travis is the son of Jerry…

2011 marks 10th year for YMCA

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The Lincoln Family YMCA plans to celebrate its 10th anniversary throughout the entirety of 2011. “I think it’s a big opportunity for the community to revisit the YMCA and to become part of what we’re going to be for the next 10 years,” said Amanda Fowler, north community marketing director…

Foothills Conservancy gets state accreditation

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The Land Trust Accreditation, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, has awarded the Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina accredited status. Foothills Conservancy is a regional land trust dedicated to protecting and preserving important natural areas, watersheds, forests and farm lands across North Carolina’s Eastern Blue Ridge Mountains and…

Baldwin wins international jet boating event

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Brian Baldwin, a Denver resident and business owner, took home first place in the International Jet Sports Boating Association QuakySense World Championship. The competition was held this past October in Lake Havasu City, Ariz. Baldwin raced in the professional division with Team Tweek. Baldwin, owner of Purr Performance Motorsports, said…

Fast growth sparks new Gospel Hall construction

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Denver Gospel Hall has experienced so much growth over the past four years that it has outgrown its building. The Denver church began meeting in 2002 as a branch of Hickory Gospel Hall. In 2007, Denver Gospel separated from Hickory Gospel and formed its own congregation. The church has 44…

‘Missing’ West Lincoln woman located at neighbor’s home

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A 65-year-old woman who was deemed missing Thursday was discovered at a neighbor’s home later that evening. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Sylvia Martin Hardwood, of the 7200 block of Flay Road, was reported missing by her husband around 8:10 p.m. Thursday. Her husband reported to deputies that…

Design options for Denver park being narrowed down

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The Lake Norman Rotary Foundation and Lincoln County Parks and Recreation are one step closer to finalizing the design for the future East Lincoln Rescue Park in Denver. The $1.5 million park will be on Galway Lane, just off N.C. 16, and sit on 32 acres near Lincoln Charter School.…

Around Town 1/10/2011

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BOARD OF EDUCATION The Lincoln County Board of Education will meet on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Conference Room on North Generals Blvd. Agenda items include presentation of a report on the new superintendent search as well as recognition of Education Foundation Grant winners and National Board Certification…

90th Birthday

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