Lincoln County, NC

LCSO investigating generator theft from Tractor Supply

DENVER – The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a May 15 theft of a generator from the Tractor Supply on Gilman Road. According to the sheriff’s office, deputies were dispatched to the larceny shortly before 5 p.m. after an employee reported a white male loaded the generator in a shopping cart and left the store without paying. The generator was a Champion-brand, 10,000-watt model valued at approximately $1,100.
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How a Lincoln County farm primes for peak berry picking

A recent weekend was the most important one to strawberry farmers across the state, according to Ethan Lineberger who, along with his family, operates Lineberger’s Farms with locations in Iron Station and Dallas. Berries are at peak production, highest quality and because of Mother’s Day recently, in greatest demand....
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Lincoln County boards talk future, short-term growth

LINCOLNTON – Representatives of Kimley-Horn, a Charlotte-based planning and design consulting firm, have laid out initial steps for developing Blueprint 2043, a joint Land Use Plan and Capital Investment Plan for Lincoln County. “We’re setting growth priorities for Lincoln County over the next 20 years specifically as it relates...

Lincolnton Alive After Five Concert Series Begins May 26

Lincolnton, NC – The Lincolnton Alive After Five Summer Concert series announces their music line up for this summer. The concert series is typically the last Thursday of the month May-September but dates vary. Each concert features a different Beach Music Band and a car show where we welcome...

Unexpected? Maybe. But East Lincoln softball's pursuit of perfection in NCHSAA rolls on

DENVER — Roger Wilson wouldn’t exactly call the success of East Lincoln softball team “a revelation.” Yet for one who marvels daily at the Mustangs’ collection of talent, it remains tough for the high school program's coach to fathom exactly what the club is pursuing. “It’s been fun and surprising at the same time,” Wilson said. “We’ve done a lot of great things, but in the end it’s not what we want. We have to play every inning, every...

Vote for Cleveland, Gaston and Lincoln counties' athletes of the week, May 9-14

Each week area high school coaches can submit a list of standout performances from their team in the previous week’s games. If your child’s name — or anyone else’s from your child’s team — does not appear on the list following a great performance, please encourage your coach to email their submissions to More: Updated high school baseball, softball playoff schedules for Cleveland, Gaston and Lincoln More: NCHSAA girls soccer playoff schedule for teams in Cleveland, Gaston...

Kaine Williams

Previous school: Alabama Remaining eligibility: Four years Of note: Williams played in one game last season for Alabama, appearing on special teams in the SEC championship game against Georgia.

Deputies Ask For Public’s Help Locating Missing Lincolnton Teen

LINCOLNTON, N.C. — The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help locating a missing 17-year-old boy. Deputies were dispatched to a Hudson White Trail residence in Lincolnton Thursday in reference to a runaway juvenile. Upon arrival, the grandmother informed officials that the teen, identified as Isaiah Richardson, was last seen around 2:30 p.m. the same day.

Cardinals release 2022 schedule

The Lincoln County Cardinals Post 455 American Legion Baseball team is scheduled to open their season on Sunday, May 15 against Burke County. Start time for the season opener is set for 4 p.m. at East Lincoln High School. The full 2022 regular season schedule is below. Lincoln County Cardinals...