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Race 101 offers chance to learn racing basics

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Two Sherrills Ford teens know exactly what they want to do with their lives. Travis Byrd and Trevor Edwards are determined to be National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) stars. “I want to make a living racing,” Edwards said. “I’ve always had a dream of making it to…

Wedding: Woodie, Kennedy

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Aaron Elizabeth Woodie and Matthew Douglass Kennedy exchanged marriage vows October 10, 2009, at Linville Ridge Country Club, Linville, N.C. The Rev. Mike Devine officiated the 4 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. Perry Woodie and Ms. Elizabeth Matelski of Linville Falls. Grandparents are Mrs. Louise Gaye…

Engagement: Mullen, Wise

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Kathryn Nan Mullen and Robert Aaron Wise announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Katie is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. Stuart Mullen of Lincolnton. She graduated from North Lincoln High School in 2007 and will graduate from Appalachian State University in May of 2011 with a Bachelor of…

Engagement: Wintermute, Rhyne

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Brianna Lyn Wintermute and Seth Allen Rhyne announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Brianna is the daughter of Chris and Becca Wintermute of Little Falls, N.Y. She is a 2007 graduate of Mohawk Valley Christian Academy in Little Falls, N.Y. and graduated for Lancaster Bible College with a degree in…

Engagement: Cooke, Gantt

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Mia Danielle Cooke and Justin Scott Gantt announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Mia is the daughter of Butch and Joette Ross of Lincolnton and Randall and Robin Cooke of Newton. She is a graduate of West Lincoln High School and East Carolina University. She is employed by Lincoln County…

Engagement: Michael, Mangum

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Brooke Michael of Iron Station and Brad Mangum of Granite Falls announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Brooke is the daughter of Steve and Missy Michael of Iron Station. She graduated from Appalachian State University in 2008 with a degree in Health Education. She is currently attending East Carolina University…

Engagement: Shrum, Lee

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Jennifer Michelle Shrum and Christopher Anthony Lee announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Jennifer is the daughter of Burl and Cindy Shrum of Lincolnton. She is a 2005 graduate of Lincolnton High School and a 2009 graduate of UNC-Wilmington. She is currently employed at Kohl’s. Chris is the son of…

Around Town 2/8/2010

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SCHOLARSHIP The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Secretaries Association is accepting applications for a $750 scholarship. The scholarship is available to students pursuing a college degree in a business-related field of study. Applications may be obtained from the financial aid office at your local community college. For more information, call the…

Car of the Year

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Church Activities

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EVENT CANCELED The senior citizens breakfast scheduled for Saturday at Bethel Baptist Church has been canceled due to weather conditions. BIBLE STUDY Southside Baptist Church will have a Bible study based on the book, “Fearless,” at 11 a.m. each Sunday through March 14. For more information, call the church office…