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Visually limited no handicap

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Camp Dogwood offers its campers an experience no other place can give. “I love it,” said Calvin Allison, a Lincolnton resident who has vacationed at the camp five times. “We ride boats, eat, sit around and talk. You can sleep all day if you want to.” The camp, which is…

Park-to-be construction celebration Tuesday, July 17

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After celebrating the beginning of a park in west Lincoln a few weeks ago, the county recreation department will commemorate another in east Lincoln. The public is invited to the construction celebration of Beattys Ford Park Tuesday, July 17 at 6:30 p.m. According to Recreation Director Erma Deen Hoyle, construction…

Two Denver nurses among those cited for ADVANCE for Nurses Best New Unit Award

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KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.. — Denver residents Tonya Kirby, RN/Nurse manager; and Melondie Edwards, RN are among a team of nurses in the Children’s Emergency Department at Presbyterian Hospital, Charlotte that ADVANCE for Nurses newsmagazine announces has won the Best New Unit award, one of five awards in the publication’s…

Overcoming adversity award now launched

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The Blue Chip Community Business Award started in Florida as a way of recognizing business owners who had overcome adversity to find success. Now the award is coming to the Lake Norman area and it’s all because of Denis Bilodeau. Bilodeau works for Oswald Trippe and Company, a Southwest Florida-based…

Around Town 7/11/2007

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SUNDAY LUNCHEON McKendree United Methodist Church, 3537 Maiden Hwy. will hold a luncheon 11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Sunday. Menu includes country ham, chicken and dumplings, vegetables, salads, homemade biscuits and desserts. Take out orders available. Donations accepted. Call (704) 735-4062. LONG SHOALS WESLEYAN Long Shoals Wesleyan Academy has received…

Around Town 7/9/2007

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SINGING BENEFIT Reach Out Orphanage Ministries will hold a singing benefit Friday from 4-9 p.m. at the James W. Warren Citizens Center in Lincolnton. The event will feature acts such as Laura Ashley, Elishah, BJ, Red Letter Band, Beautiful Blue, His Chosen Name and more. Donations will been accepted at…

Married 68 Years

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Doing it sensibly

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Camp Creekside Trail

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Senior group spreads good news through song

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A group of local seniors have been spreading some good news about Lincoln County. The Golden Voices, made up of seniors from area churches, spend their free time going around to other churches and nursing homes singing and performing skits. “We enjoy it,” said member Angie Taylor. “I’ve been singing…