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Around Town 10/21/2009

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PUMPKIN PATCH The Boger City United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch will be open through Oct. 31. The pumpkin patch will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and from Noon until 9 p.m. on Sundays. All proceeds will benefit the church’s mission ministry. COAT DRIVE The United Way…

Ken Rudisill honored

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Classes of 1927-1953

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United Way wants you to chow down

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The United Way of Lincoln County wants supporters to live united, eat united and give united. Today through Friday local restaurants will be participating in the United Way campaign. Customers will be given the option to donate to the United Way’s campaign at the six participating restaurants. Representatives from the…

Boger City firefighters make use of state money

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The Boger City Volunteer Fire Department recently received new equipment with the help of local and state grant money. The department received a matching funds grant of $14,874 through the 2009 Volunteer Fire Department Fund by State Fire Marshal’s Office. This is the first time Boger City VFD has been…

Detectives: Footage on stolen video camera led to suspect

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A Lincolnton man accused of two thefts was arrested earlier this month after detectives say he failed to erase evidence from a stolen video camera. Joshua Jezreel Duncan, 20, of 1485 Drexall Lane, was arrested Oct. 8 on charges of obtaining property by false pretense, breaking and entering, larceny and…

Killian Farm Show offers history lesson on farming

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ABOVE: Delton Adams, 4-years-old, of Salisbury takes a shot at shelling corn the old-fashioned way at the 2009 Antique Tractor Show at Killian Farms in Denver. BELOW: Gary Grahl of Iron Station on an H-model Farmall tractor. He pulls a distance of 149.7 feet in the Super Modified Pull event.…

Merle Norman focuses on service

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Amy Brown has been using Merle Norman products ever since she started wearing makeup. It is one of the reasons the Catawba College graduate took ownership of Merle Norman Cosmetics, an independently owned and operated business that has been in the Lincolnton area for 44 years. Brown and her husband,…

Focusing on faith and family

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Donna Beal believe she’s been successful in business because she hasn’t made it the center of her life. “My career is important, but my main focus is on my family and serving the Lord,” she said. “And I think that’s what’s gotten me where I am in my career.” Beal…

Business owner focuses on work, life balance

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About 15 years ago, Sherre DeMao came to a conclusion. Balancing your work and personal life can sometimes be impossible. DeMao, founder and chief marketeer of SLD Unlimited Marketing/PR Inc., began offering workshops, “Me, Myself & Inc.,” to help business owners manage their business and their lives through goal assessment,…