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Sheriff’s Deputies and Detectives Investigating a Home Invasion

June 14, 2012 – 3:46 pm

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office News Release
June 13, 2012

Lincolnton, NC – Officers are investigating an armed home invasion of an elderly couple that occurred around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Deputies were dispatched to the 3500 block of Goodson …

Photography Winners Are Announced

June 14, 2012 – 7:23 am

Congrats to the following for being named first, second and third in the June photography contest.
Here is our challenge for our July contest:
We want your best shot showing a reflection. But be very creative. No …

Poker run for Burned Children

June 13, 2012 – 4:49 pm

Lincoln County Library System Recieves $100,000 Technology Grant

June 13, 2012 – 4:21 pm

Images from the Chamber’s Get Up and Network Breakfast

June 13, 2012 – 12:52 pm

The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber’s Get Up and Network Breakfast was held at Fifth Third Bank in Lincolnton, NC on June 13, 2012.    Chamber members attending the networking event were provided an opportunity to give a …

Lincoln County Sports Hall of Fame Announces New Members

June 12, 2012 – 5:09 pm

P.O. BOX 25
LINCOLNTON, NC 28093-0025
704-748-1518 PHONE
704-748-1519 FAX
 June 11, 2012
The Board of Directors of the Sports Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the inductees selected for the Class of 2012.  …

72 degrees and sunny is no way to die! Never leave your child alone in a car.

June 12, 2012 – 2:13 pm

By Amy Wadsworth
Public Information Coordinator
Partnership for Children of Lincoln & Gaston Counties
According to Angela Ross, Trauma Program Coordinator with CaroMont Health Trauma Services in Gastonia, last year there were 33 children …

Cement Truck Flips on South Grove Extention

June 12, 2012 – 1:48 pm

The cement truck was running south on S. Grove Ext when the tire marks showed it ran off the right side of the road, hit a mailbox and served back to the left before flipping …

Lincoln Photography Club

June 12, 2012 – 7:27 am

The Lincoln Photography Club will meet Monday, June 25 at the Lincoln Cultural Center at 7:00. The topic for the meeting is photographing fireworks. Members and visitors are welcome.

Electrical Hazard

June 11, 2012 – 8:54 pm

One of the Tribune’s readers snapped this shot of a transformer smoking after it blew up Monday morning on Hoover-Elmore Road in Vale.

Local Photographer wins prestigious NCPA Award

June 11, 2012 – 5:54 pm

By Sarah Melton
LINCOLNTON – Earning a high honor from the North Carolina Press Association (NCPA) just made Seth Mabry’s childhood dreams become more real.
As a child, Mabry loved sports, but he wasn’t much of an …


June 11, 2012 – 5:28 pm

DENVER – On Thursday June 7th, Lincoln Unit Club President Shaun Newton and Vice President Ryan Appleby made a presentation to the East Lincoln Betterment Association’s Board of Directors about the efforts to establish a …

Lincoln County Man Arrested on Felony Child Abuse Charge

June 11, 2012 – 5:19 pm

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office News Release
June 11, 2012
Lincolnton, NC – A father is under arrest for felony child abuse charges following an investigation by Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division.
Detectives learned over the weekend …

Prestige Unisex Hair and Salon joins the Chamber

June 11, 2012 – 5:15 pm

Prestige Unisex Hair and Skin Salon’s Grand Opening held on May 31, 2012 was attended by Chamber Ambassadors, Chair of the Board Buddy Collins, Edward Jones,  Ken Kindley, Chamber President, and Klay Shrum, Vice-Chair of …

Images from the Art Sale behind Fausto Coffee

June 10, 2012 – 6:49 pm

Potters, painters, jewelers and more were showcasing their work during an art sale behind Fausto Coffee in Lincolnton on Saturday.

Lincoln Theatre Guild to Preform “Grease”

June 10, 2012 – 6:31 pm

School may be out for summer, but the halls of Rydell High will be bustling with activity at the end of June.
Performers with the Lincoln Theatre Guild are bringing to the stage the popular …

McDowell Leaves Footprint at ELHS

June 10, 2012 – 8:27 am

By Seth Mabry
When Marcus “Bubba” McDowell stepped on to the track at North Carolina A & T for the 2A State Track and Field Championships in Greensboro on May 11, he entered with poise and …

Cruz’s Artwork Inspired by Native Country

June 10, 2012 – 8:08 am

By Seth Mabry
An artistic touch has ran in the family of Maria Cruz for several generations.
“I got my love for art from my grandmother,” said the eighth-grade-student from Lincolnton Middle School.
But when she was told …

Local Woman Murdered By Michael Myers, Lives to Tell About It

June 9, 2012 – 4:11 pm

By Allyson Levine  
Joan Schuermeyer has been a zombie killer, a murder victim and a witness to “The Hunger Games.” And she has her son to thank for all of it.
The Newton resident was a stay-at-home …

Eagle Scout Badge a Tough Earn for Robbins

June 8, 2012 – 8:18 pm

By Seth Mabry
LCV staff
Marvin Robbins had to have his Eagle Scout project completed by his 18th birthday, which was April 7.
In the summer of 2011, Robbins contacted Jason Harpe, Executive Director at Lincoln County Historical …

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