Mooresville town board

The Mooresville Board of Commissioners discussed two indoor storage facility rezoning cases at its Oct. 15 meeting.

‘The LARAMIE Project’ has an anti-bullying message

LINCOLNTON – “The LARAMIE Project” will be performed on Oct. 25 at the Lincoln Cultural Center.The play, which started in 2000, is a “reaction to the 1998 murder of gay University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wy. The murder was denounced as a hate crime and brought attention to the lack of hate crime laws in various states, […]


Crime reports: Week of Oct. 19

MOORESVILLE – The Mooresville Police Department reported the following charges, including location and date of arrest or citation, Oct. 1-8:• Michael Joseph Perrelli, 23, driving while impaired, West Plaza Drive, Oct. 1• Lisa Gombotz, 45, assault – cyberstalking, Farmers Folly Drive, Oct. 1• Tymir Tyvay Lowe, 26, resisting, delaying or obstructing an officer, North Main Street, Oct. 2• Lorenzo Giovanni […]

4 things to know about Art Four Sale

1. It’s a continuation of the Denver Art TrailThis year is the third annual Art Four Sale event, a home art show and sale involving four artists who had previously been the last stop on the Denver Art Trail. Raine Middleton hosted the stop for almost 20 years before the Denver Art Trail ceased in 2015. She decided to keep […]

Commissioners agreed to pass a golf cart ordinance in the future – opinions vary on what that could look like

LINCOLNTON – Currently, it is illegal to drive a golf cart in Lincoln County on roads outside of the Lincolnton city limits. But commissioners are working to change that.In North Carolina, municipalities and counties have the ability to pass an ordinance that allows golf carts to be driven on roads. The state has put some restrictions in place, like not […]

Trent Smith East Lincoln

East Lincoln defensive end Trent Smith (77) leads the team in sacks as a sophomore.

Local hero receives support for son with cerebral palsy

{{tncms-inline alignment=”right” content=”<p dir="ltr"><span>Homes for Heroes Inc. is a for-profit organization that helps provide home-buying services for “heroes” (teachers, law enforcement officers, veterans, active military members, first responders, etc.). Through that service, real estate specialists help heroes save money and give back 25 percent of the proceeds they make from a home sale to the seller, according to the Homes […]

James Warren Citizens Center

James Warren Citizens Center is one of three early voting locations in Lincoln County.

Sacks stacking up for East Lincoln’s Smith

DENVER – Despite his coaches’ best efforts to keep him out of the loop, Trent Smith knows he’s getting close to breaking a school record.The sophomore defensive end at East Lincoln has nine sacks, which leads the South Fork 2A and is approaching the 13 Ryan Matz accumulated two years ago.“Before the season, I said I wanted to break Ryan […]