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Jackie D.

What's Next For Downtown?
There are mixed messages coming from downtown Lincolnton. A new restaurant has opened where a bakery closed and another is on the way. A couple of new businesses have opened in the last several months, but others have closed. Summertime events are planned, but the job of Events and Marketing Coordinator is in limbo.
Sunday, May 14, 2017

Jeff Emory Joins NC Dept. of Commerce
Former Lincolnton City Manager Jeff Emory has joined the NC Department of Commerce. He'll be helping cities and counties in a 10-county region including Lincoln in their economic development efforts.
Monday, May 08, 2017

City Council Approves Vehicle Lease Plan
Beginning with fiscal 2017-2018, when a Lincolnton City Police officer pulls you over, you may rightfully say he's driving a rental car.  Actually, it may be a leased vehicle.  The City Council approved a lease agreement with Enterprise Fleet services Thursday night (May 4th).
Friday, May 05, 2017

Sweet Dreams Mattress & Furniture: Success By Service
This is Small Business Week in Lincoln County and across the country.  In cooperation with the Lincoln Economic Development Association (LEDA), the Lincoln Herald is publishing a series of articles saluting some of Lincoln County's successful small businesses.
Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Morgan's Dairy Bar Grand Reopening
The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Grand Reopening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Morgan’s Ice Cream Parlor & More on Friday, April 28.
Tuesday, May 02, 2017

They Started Small--But They're Growing
This is Small Business Week--in Lincoln County and across the nation.  This week, the Lincoln Herald will be featuring a series of articles about small businesses in our area. Today, our story is about Active Concepts, LLC.
Sunday, April 30, 2017

Catawba County Honors Employees With 25 Or More Years Of Service
Catawba County Government honored employees with 25 or more years of service at the annual Quarter Century Club lunch at Catawba Country Club on Thursday, April 27.
Saturday, April 29, 2017

WSGE 91.7 FM Honors Hall As The Phenomenal Woman For 2017
In March, WSGE 91.7 FM, the non-commercial public radio station that broadcasts from its studio on the Dallas Campus of Gaston College, chose a local woman for being a phenomenal member in their community in honor of Women’s History Month.
Saturday, April 29, 2017

It Was A BIG Weekend
The rain held off; the crowds gathered; and the big weekend was indeed big--filled with Springtime activities.
Monday, April 24, 2017

Chamber Holds Grand Opening & Business After Hours
The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce held two events this past week.
Sunday, April 23, 2017

Lincolnton Food, Wine & Brew Fest Update
It has been a year in the planning, months in organizing, and at last, the big day is here: the Downtown Development Association's Lincolnton Food, Wine & Brew Fest happens 11 AM - 7 PM in downtown Lincolnton.
Saturday, April 22, 2017

Strawberries!
Strawberry season has finally arrived.  A very warm February gave some very early berries the first of this month, but the cold spell in late March held off the peak of the crop--until now.  This week and next, berries should be plentiful.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Lincolnton Food, Wine & Brew Fest Happens Saturday
One might say it all started in 2009--and some would say it almost died in 2014--but the big event of Spring, the Lincolnton Food, Wine & Brew Fest, happens this Saturday (April 22nd) 11 AM - 7 PM in downtown Lincolnton.
Monday, April 17, 2017

Montcross Area Chamber Of Commerce News
Members and guests of the Montcross Area Chamber of Commerce will get a closeup look at the Belmont Trolley restoration project April 27th at a Network After Work event.
Monday, April 17, 2017

Humane Society To Receive Money From Pottery Event
Rising Sun Pottery started with about 250 mugs and cups, and sold 150, raising $1,700 for the Humane Society. There are still mugs and cups that can be purchased, just stop by or call for more information.
Friday, April 14, 2017

Lowery Moves Financial Operations To Gastonia
Starting out in Lincolnton over 40 years ago John Lowery has had an illustrious life in business. He recently talked about the move from Charlotte to Gastonia, his life, career and more.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Parking Made Easier
The Lincolnton City Council approved recommendations Thursday night (April 6th) from a Parking Committee charged with making suggestions for parking regulation updates for the Central Business District.  The result will mean parking downtown should be more visitor friendly.
Saturday, April 08, 2017

Local Hardee's Senior General Manager Wins Top Award
Pat Neill of the Hardee’s® at  1102 E. Main St. has won the Founders Award, which is the top award given out by the largest Hardee’s franchisee in the country, Boddie-Noell Enterprises. This is her second year in a row winning the award.
Friday, April 07, 2017

Public Hearing: State Your Case, Await Decision
It happens every month--prospective builders put their proposals before the County Commissioners and Planning Board, some seeking zoning changes, others asking for conditional use permits.  Often crowds of neighbors to proposed developments attend the public hearings in opposition to what is proposed.
Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Grand Opening LKN Mail Stop Coffee Shoppe
The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for LKN Mail Stop Coffee Shoppe on April 4, 2017 at 5 p.m.
Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Home Prices Are Going Up
Home prices are going up.  That's the word from CoreLogic, a California company that keeps up with housing information including home prices.
Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Grand Opening For Just Around The Corner
The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for Just Around The Corner on Friday, March 31 in Lincolnton.
Saturday, April 01, 2017

Dancoff Is New LEDA Existing Business Manager
The Lincoln Economic Development Association is proud to announce John Dancoff as our new Existing Business Manager.  LEDA puts great emphasis on this function of the organization, as most industrial job and investment growth comes from existing industries.
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Vespas Vintage Grand Opening
The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Vespas Vintage on Friday, March 24.
Sunday, March 26, 2017

Grants Available For Lincoln County Nonprofits
The Lincoln County Community Foundation is currently accepting applications from eligible Lincoln County organizations including 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations, congregations, governmental and educational institutions for its 2017 grant cycle.
Sunday, March 26, 2017

Levine Cancer Institute Launches Nation's First Mobile Lung CT Unit
The unit will help improve care for the region’s underserved and rural patients and one of the first stops will be in Lincolnton next month.
Friday, March 24, 2017

Meeting Scheduled On Dollar General
There will be a public meeting to discuss the planned Dollar General store on Highway 73 at Amity Church Road, an attorney for the company that plans to build the store told us in an email Thursday.
Thursday, March 23, 2017

Montcross Area Chamber of Commerce Hosts Mayors
The next Montcross Area Chamber of Commerce Business Buzz Breakfast this Friday (March 24th) 7:30 - 9 AM at the Kimbrell Campus of Gaston College, 7230 Wilkinson Blvd., Belmont, will feature a Mayors Forum. Mayors from all Montcross Area towns and the mayor of Gastonia have been invited to speak on issues in their communities and respond to questions.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Habitat For Humanity Now Taking Applications
According to its homeowner services co-ordinator, Alex Scarborough, in the 25 years since the local branch of the international Habitat for Humanity organization was formed in Lincoln County, some 38 homes have sprung up to give a leg up to families.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

J.C. Penney Will Close At Eastridge Mall
The company's announcement Friday comes as no surprise.  The company has been experiencing sales declines for several years and malls just aren't the retail draw they once were.
Saturday, March 18, 2017

Dollar General Or No Dollar General?
To borrow a line from Shakespeare's Hamlet with a slight change, "To build or not to build, that is the question."  The answer is up to Teramore Development and Dollar General.
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Saturday, March 18, 2017

Denver Pediatric Dentistry Grand Opening
The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Denver Pediatric Dentistry on Thursday, March 16 in conjunction with a Business After Hours with Austin Orthodontics and Denver Dental Arts.
Saturday, March 18, 2017

Shelby Hosting Main Street Conference
This year's NC Main Street Conference gets underway Tuesday afternoon in uptown Shelby.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Dollar General Request Put On Hold
Residents of Countrytyme Lane and Amity Church Road made one thing perfectly clear Monday night: they don't want a Dollar General store.
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Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Lake Norman Granite And Cabinetry Grand Opening
The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for Lake Norman Granite and Cabinetry on March 3.
Monday, March 06, 2017

Gaston College Course Addresses Employability Skills For Current Job Market
Michelle R. Swann, who has been working in her field for over 25 years, credits Continuing Education classes at Gaston College for her success in landing a lucrative new position.
Saturday, March 04, 2017

Kara Brown Promoted To Business Development Manager
Kara has performed very successfully in the role of Existing Business Manager at LEDA for over six years where she worked to assist with numerous endeavors in addition to dozens of industrial expansion projects.
Friday, March 03, 2017

Ignite Your Future Event For Gaston County Students, March 23
Edge Factor Founder, Jeremy Bout, will host the March 23 presentation about Career and Technical Education. To raise awareness of the event and to encourage registration, a “Fight 4 Donuts” competition among the ten Gaston County high schools begins on Monday, March 6.
Thursday, March 02, 2017

Carolina Pool Consultants Grand Opening
The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce hosted a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for Carolina Pool Consultants on February 28.
Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Catawba Regional Hospice Medical Director Retires
Thompson, who was CRH’s Medical Director from 2007-2016, raised the profile of hospice care during his tenure and promoted its benefits to both the Unifour community and industry professionals in general. He served as attending physician for some 5,000 hospice patients while at CRH.
Sunday, February 26, 2017

Raegon Falk: The Business Of Keeping Fit
You might say that Raegon Falk of Lincolnton really puts the “boot” in slimming and trimming down. Falk is the full-time owner and head trainer at the Burn Boot Camp of Greater Gaston, located in Gastonia.
Saturday, February 25, 2017

Stanley Country Fest 2012
The annual “Country Fest” was held in this past Saturday, October 6, in Stanley, N.C from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.
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