Inmate charged with abusing 2-year-old in critical condition after trying to hang himself

LINCOLNTON – A Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office detention center inmate facing charges of abusing a 2-year-old child was in critical condition Tuesday after attempting to kill himself, authorities said.Detention center officers found Michael Scott Constance, 33, of Lincolnview Road, Lincolnton, hanging by a bed sheet tied to the top bunk of his cell, according to a sheriff’s office press release. […]

What Are the Closing Costs for a Home Seller?

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Michael Scott Constance 

Mediterranean diet easy, tasty way to fight inflammation, chronic conditions, depression

With all the information concerning food, one of the biggest questions is, “What is the best diet for me?” Some options are restrictive, complicated, unappealing and, frankly, don’t bring about the desired results.The Mediterranean-style of eating, on the other hand, is tasty, realistic and sustainable. It helps with weight loss or maintenance and reduces disease-causing inflammation. This “diet” is the […]

What Are the Closing Costs for a Home Seller?

As a first-time home seller, you know how much you owe on the mortgage, and you’ve got a good idea of your home’s market value. But then come all of the closing costs you’re responsible for.Unlike buyers, sellers are usually on the hook for real estate agent commissions and title insurance. All told, closing costs for a seller can amount […]