Gastonia Police Department officers have arrested a man wanted in connection with the kidnapping of a Lincoln County woman.
Lincoln County Schools Superintendent Dr. Lory Morrow has been selected as one of 25 female education leaders from across the country to participate in the 2018 American Association of School Administrators National Women’s Leadership Consortium.
A Maiden man was has been charged in connection with two break-ins in western Lincoln County
The East Lincoln Lady Mustangs volleyball team finished the regular season with an overall record of 18-1, and 13-1 in the South Fork 2A to claim the conference championship. Team members are front row: Kaylee Spees and Jolee Longshore. Second row: Sophie Huffman, Sarah Soden, Hailey Buchana…
With 75 percent of the high school football regular season behind us, the conference races have started to take some shape.
First-place North Lincoln and Bandys continue to pick up wins in the South Fork 2A, and West Lincoln is right on their heels. A one-point game back on September 21 is all that separates the Knights and the Rebels.
East Lincoln and Newton-Conover are right in the middle of the pack with .500 records, and Maiden, Lincolnton and Lake Norman Charter round out the league.
South Fork 2A Tennis Tournament
Singles (Main Draw)
Zoe Huffman(M) def. Ashlyn Rhyne(L) 6-0, 6-0
Toni Laney(B) def. Madi Shull(M) 6-0, 6-0
Championship - Huffman(M) def. Laney(B) 6-1, 6-0
3rd Place-Rhyne(L) def. Shull(M) 4-6, 6-2, 6-1
Arts & Entertainment
The Arts Council of Lincoln County will be hosting a production of “Smoke on the Mountain” set to premiere on Thursday and run through the weekend at the Lincoln Cultural Center.
Rising Sun Pottery in Lincolnton will host its 21st annual Empty Bowl Fundraiser on Tuesday evening to benefit Hospice and Palliative Care of Lincoln County.
While the annual KREWE Fun Fest hosted by the Lincoln County YMCA has undergone some changes in recent years, the 16th installment of the event will take place on Thursday evening.
Lincolnton police officers have charged a street preacher with disrupting an Alive After Five concert in downtown. They should get their ticket books ready, because they’re going to be busy.
The Lincoln County Animal Shelter has reached a major milestone, and the county is better for it.
There are few tragedies more harrowing and heartbreaking than school shootings, as the whole nation was reminded in the wake of the recent events in Parkland, Florida.
This week in the middle of all the basketball madness, we put aside the hard fact that we are loving our favorite game to death.