Ag City returns to Lincoln County Apple Festival

LINCOLNTON – Ag City will return to the Lincoln County Apple Festival for its second year, and this year organizers at the North Carolina Cooperative Extensions are hoping to see it grow.The purpose of the display is to highlight local agriculture by bringing in farming families so the public can become more aware of what’s around them.“Agriculture plays an important […]


Students and their moms taking part in Pine Lake Prep’s Senior Breakfast.

Crime Roundup – Week of 9/2

LINCOLNTON – The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported the following charges, including location and date of arrest or citation, Aug. 19-25:• Adam Quincy Howard, 34, probation violation, at Court Square, Aug. 19.• Lawrence Cangero, 39, injury to real property, at Court Square, Aug. 19.• Mary Sue Summey, 65, first-degree trespass, at Court Square, Aug. 19.• Alomar Teracious Edwards, 24, failure […]

Denver Baptist holds consignment sale

DENVER – Denver Baptist Church will hold its first Kidz Consignment Sale Sept. 16-17.The sale, which is planned to be a bi-annual event, will be 7-8:30 p.m. on Friday and 8 a.m.-noon on Saturday and will have clothing for kids up to middle-school ages. Consignors can drop off their items noon-8 p.m. Sept. 15 and 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 16.Organizers of […]


News Briefs – Week of 9/2

Board of Health to hold meeting LINCOLNTON – The Lincoln County Board of Health will hold its next regularly scheduled meeting on Sept. 6. The meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. in the board room of the Lincoln County Health Department, 151 Sigmon Road.  Register for Apple Festival race LINCOLNTON – The Apple Festival Road Race will be on Sept. 17 and will include […]


The Westport Garden Club will hold its annual Tea Party Wednesday, Sept. 7.


Play bingo and eat some ice cream at South Iredell Senior Center Tuesday, Sept. 6.


Peeved – Week of 9/2

Residents share what bugs them

Just finished a trip from Denver to NY and back. do you know what I saw from the VA. line to NY and back but not in NC. Cops actually doing their job. I am getting tired of excessive speed, aggressive drivers and road rage. Yo guys, put down the donuts and go to work and keep us safe!!***We are […]