Community Living | Coupon | Police Scanner | E-News Signup | Archives | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Have a HOT TIP? Call 704-276-6587 Or E-mail us At
Lincoln Herald | Lincolnton, NC

home : news : education March 19, 2018

First Federal standard ad 550

Gaston College Receives Grant From Duke Energy & Piedmont Natural Gas
Gaston College announced March 15 a $200,000 investment from Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas. The funds will be used to connect students with hands-on training and career development opportunities.
Sunday, March 18, 2018

National School Walkout
The student protest over the Parkland, Florida, school shooting incident drew mixed reaction in our area.  Most of the protests occurred inside the schools.
Thursday, March 15, 2018

West Lincoln's Saine Earns Two Scholarships
Saine, 17 and a senior, found out last month that she qualified for both the Morehead and Parks scholarships for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and North Carolina State University respectively.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Educating The Future With Outstanding Employees Like...
Ashley Puckett who is a 6th grade English Language Arts/Social Studies Teacher and has been with Lincolnton Middle School for 11 years.
Friday, March 09, 2018

Fundraiser For LMS Adaptive Playground Exceeds Goal
Preliminary numbers show that LMS raised more than $14,000 in a single evening. This is phenomenal!
Sunday, March 04, 2018

Gaston County Schools, Good News from Our Schools - February 2018
The Gaston County Board of Education has received the following "good news" for the month of February 2018 for elementary, middle and high schools in Gaston County.
Sunday, March 04, 2018

How Safe Are Your Kids?
The Parkland, Florida school shooting and a plethora of prank threats have parents worried.  Just how safe are your kids at school?

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Educating The Future With Outstanding Employees Like...
Margaret Gibbs who has worked for Lincoln County Schools for 28 years and is currently a Teacher’s Assistant at Battleground Elementary.
Friday, February 23, 2018

Commissioners Talk Money
Lincoln County Commissioners heard a reprise presentation on the budget request of the Lincoln County Schools, learned they're going to have to spend some money on the Shanklin Library, and approved a tax incentive grant for an unnamed company at Monday night's (Feb. 19th) meeting.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

WLMS Wins County Battle Of The Books Competition
Congratulation go out to the team from West Lincoln Middle School for winning the Lincoln County Battle of the Books completion on Friday, February 16. They now will go on to the regional competition.
Monday, February 19, 2018

Lincoln County High Schools First Semester Honor Roll
Lincoln County Schools proudly recognizes the A and A-B honor roll students for the first semester in the high schools for the 2017-18 school year.
Sunday, February 18, 2018

School Board Approves Offices Move To Battleground
The Lincoln County Board of Education, by a 5-2 vote Tuesday evening (Feb. 13th), approved the move of the Schools Administrative Offices to Battleground School.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Educating The Future With Outstanding Employees Like...
Sherry Brooks who is currently the Financial Secretary at North Lincoln Middle School and has worked for Lincoln County Schools for 13 years.
Friday, February 09, 2018

School Board Meeting With Legislators
Four members of the Lincoln County Board of Education and Supt. Dr. Lory Morrow met with Lincoln County legislators Rep. Jason Saine and Senator Dr. David Curtis last week to lobby for support on several issues.
Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Lincoln County Middle Schools Second Quarter Honor Roll
Lincoln County Schools proudly recognizes the A and A-B honor roll students for the second quarter in the middle schools for the 2017-18 school year.
Monday, February 05, 2018

Tuskegee Airman To Speak This Tuesday
He is hailed for his heroic efforts and much bravery under deadly fire. Retired Lt. Col. Harold Brown, one of the last of the famed Tuskegee Airmen and his wife Dr. Martha Bordner will speak about his exploits as a World War II fighter pilot at the Gaston College Dallas Campus. The event is free and open to the public.
Saturday, January 27, 2018

County Commissioners & School Board Discuss School Budget
The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners met in a joint meeting with the Lincoln County Board of Education Thursday night to discuss the county school budget for next year.
Friday, January 26, 2018

Educating The Future With Outstanding Employees Like...
Melissa Culp who is in her third year teaching for Lincoln County Schools as a third grade teacher at St. James Elementary School.
Friday, January 26, 2018

Gaston Commissioners Approve Vote On Bonds, Sales Tax
Gaston County Commissioners voted Tuesday (Jan. 23rd) to put two issues on the May primary election ballot--one for a $250 million school bond issue and the other for a quarter-cent local option sales tax.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018

School Budget Will Be Discussed Thursday
Lincoln County Commissioners and the Board of Education will hold a joint meeting Thursday evening (Jan. 25th) to discuss next year's school budget.  Sure to be a major topic of discussion is a state-mandated but unfunded reduction in class size for grades K-3 that will cost the county millions.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Wastewater Operator Certification At College
Conserving and protecting the water resources of North Carolina is one of the objectives of the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (or DEQ). The wastewater I and II courses, offered by the continuing education department of Gaston College, fulfill the DEQ’s requirements leading to wastewater operator certifications at the first and second levels.
Saturday, January 20, 2018

Schools Closed; Updated Forecast Now Up To 6 Inches
The National Weather Service has updated the forecast and now expects us to get up to six inches of snow.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Snow Tuesday Night, Wednesday Morning
With snow expected Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, some schools have announced cancellations and others are expected. 

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

ELMS Student Wins Lincoln County Schools Spelling Bee
Caroline Dalton was runner-up in 2017, this year she won the 2018 Bee over 15 other participants to head on to the Regional Spelling Bee in Charlotte.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Educating The Future With Outstanding Employees Like...
Stephen Hull who is a custodian at Lincolnton High School. 
Friday, January 12, 2018

LC Schools Kindergarten Registration Begins Feb. 12
Children who will turn five-years-old on or before August 31, 2018 will need to be registered between February 12 through March 9 at the school they will attend 2018-19. Information needed and dates for Kindergarten Entry Screening at each school is included in this article.
Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Icy Roads Possible; School Openings Delayed
The possibility of ice on some roadways has prompted area schools to delay their opening for Tuesday morning.  Earlier announcements of a two-hour delay have since been updated to a three-hour delay for some systems including Lincoln County Schools..
Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Schools Close Because Of Weather
Schools in our area either chose not to operate or closed early because of expected freezing rain on Monday (Jan. 8th) but by mid-afternoon, when schools would have been closing for the day, the icing hadn't occurred.
Monday, January 08, 2018

Schools Close, Streets Closed Because Of Weather
Lincoln County Schools announced they'd be closing for the day at 11 AM Monday as a precaution related to the possibility of some freezing rain in the afternoon, although the forecast appeared to negate the likelihood of that. Lincoln Charter (both campuses) also closed at 1 PM.
Monday, January 08, 2018

Schools Open Late Due To Extreme Cold
The extreme cold weather has caused delays for area schools.  Lincoln County Schools will open two hours late Friday morning.  The same is true for Gaston County, Cleveland County, Catawba County, Newton-Conover and Hickory schools.
Friday, January 05, 2018

Coldest Weather In Years (Updated)
We've had very cold weather several times in the recent past--but not the kind of extended cold spell that we're having this week.  Temperatures may plunge to the single digits at least a couple of mornings and the overnight lows will be in the teens (or less) all week.
Sunday, December 31, 2017

Educating The Future With Outstanding Employees Like...
Brett Bowen who teaches Math at East Lincoln High School.   
Friday, December 29, 2017

Good News From Gaston County Schools, December 2017
Gaston County Schools announces "Good News" from schools across the county for December.
Thursday, December 21, 2017

2nd Graders Participated In Water Safety Program At The YMCA
The YMCA, the Lincolnton Recreation Department, and Lincoln County Schools came together to teach second graders from Union and Battleground Elementary Schools fundamental water safety skills.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Supt. Johnson Visits Local Schools
NC Superintendent of Public Instruction Mark Johnson visited schools in Lincoln and Gaston counties Monday.  In Lincoln, his visit was to the Lincoln County School of Technology.  In Gaston, he visited Bessemer City for a major education award to Assistant Principal Meghan LeFevers.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

North Carolina News

LincolnHerald How To Advertise

• Business
• Lifestyles
• Arts & Culture
• Military
• Education
• Community Living
• Who's In Jail?
• Weather
• Lincoln Sheriff's Incident Report
• Lincoln County Government News
• Law Enforcement
• Home & Garden
• Health and Wellness
• Entertainment News

HomeNewsState NewsReligionOpinionSportsObituariesExtrasCommunityClassifiedsSubmitLife

Terms and Use | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Site Design and Content
Copyright Lincoln Herald, LLC 2011-2015


Software © 1998-2018 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved