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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Lincoln County’s fire, law enforcement and emergency medical services personnel are teaming up with the American Red Cross for the first Battle of the Badges blood drive to see who can recruit the most eligible donors in their community to donate blood.


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Robbery Suspect Arrested
Hickory Police arrested a 24-year-old Hickory woman Tuesday after she allegedly held up the Cubbard Express store on 16th Street NE in that city.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Corning Announces Major Investment In Catawba County
The City of Hickory, Catawba County, and the Catawba County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) announced Tuesday (Aug. 14th) that they have signed the first tenant for the Trivium Corporate Center, a 270-acre Class A business park to be built in southeast Hickory. 

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Lincolnton Chick-fil-A Opens This Week
Lincolnton finally gets a Chick-fil-A this week.  The much anticipated restaurant opens Thursday (Aug. 16th) at 6 AM.  The Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon-cutting at 9 AM.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Storm Cleanup Continues
It has been a week now since what the National Weather Service called a microburst but many said was tornadoes hit southern Lincoln and northern Gaston County.

Monday, August 13, 2018
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Linda Heavner Gerald's Books Take Off
Former Lincoln County resident Linda Heavner Gerald’s new novel is a hit on Amazon. For many years, Gerald used to live in Cat Square, and she now resides in Florida. One of her books was recently recognized by the annual Florida Authors and Publishers Association President’s Book Awards.

Sunday, August 12, 2018
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State News
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25th N.C. Mountain State Fair Offers New Music, Attractions & Rides
The 2018 N.C. Mountain State Fair returns for its 25th run at the WNC Ag Center in Fletcher, Sept. 7-16. Fair organizers have added new attractions and entertainment options to the list of fan favorites for the fair’s silver anniversary.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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NC Welcome Centers Celebrate 50th Anniversary & Launch Sweepstakes
North Carolina’s Welcome Centers, the state’s friendly and helpful gateways for travelers and a key economic engine for the tourism industry, celebrate their 50th anniversary of service this month with a series of celebrations and a sweepstakes to enable visitors to take part in this important milestone.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
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Former TSA Officer Sentenced To 25 Years On Drug & Gun Charges
A former Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Officer was sentenced to 25 years in prison on drug trafficking conspiracy and gun charges. U.S. District Judge Robert J. Conrad, Jr. also sentenced Jamie Blunder, 50, of Charlotte, to five years of supervised release.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018
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Warning: Do Not Purchase Or Consume Honey Smacks Cereal
Kellogg Co. is recalling boxes of Honey Smacks, a cereal that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has linked to a multi-state outbreak of salmonella. Honey Smacks is the only product Kellogg's is recalling in connection with the outbreak.

Friday, July 27, 2018
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Construction Begins On NCDA&CS Agricultural Sciences Center
The $107 million project is projected to be completed in 2020. The building will replace five NCDA&CS facilities, most with labs more than 40 years old.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
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Religion
Worship Directory | E-Religion | Inspirational Reflections
1 Corinthians 2:9
However, as it is written: “What no eye has seen, what no ear has heard... 

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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Psalm 18:30
As for God, his way is perfect....

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Catawba Correctional Center Inmates Paint New Exodus Homes
The faith-based United Way agency that provides supportive housing for homeless recovering people wanted to give the men from the prison in Newton an opportunity to help get the building ready for its grand opening which is planned for September 29.

Monday, August 13, 2018
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Romans 5:8
But God demonstrates his own love for us in this....

Monday, August 13, 2018
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You Are Still Young Enough
Moses was 80 years old when God called him to go to the Pharaoh and say “Let my people go!” I wonder if he asked himself “Am I too old to do this?” 

Sunday, August 12, 2018
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Opinion
Letters to the editor | E-Opinion | Columnist
What To Take, What To Leave
California’s fire season has been a record-breaker. This latest wildfire, dubbed the Holy Fire, has had me keenly interested. Photos of a suburban neighborhood showed thick smoke billowing from hills overlooking the area where our son and family lived less than two years ago. 

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Denver Incorporated Q & A Wednesday
A second information meeting about incorporating the Village of Denver will be held Wednesday evening at the East Lincoln Community Center.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Ryan & Katie's Vacation
As Ryan and Katie talked about what they wanted to do for their vacation they decided to go to the Bahamas. Ryan spent a week researching the Bahamas and in March he booked their flights on Expedia. Then he booked the excursions they would take during their week there in July.

Sunday, August 12, 2018
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23 Year Commitment
What does it take to... To dedicate your career to... To serving others coffee and cheer...

Sunday, August 12, 2018
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Your Personality Type
What is your personality type?  Are you INTJ, ENTJ, ISFP, ESFP, etc.?  There are 16 different types that you could be, and your particular type comes from what makes you tick.

Friday, August 10, 2018
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Sports
Local Sports | E-Sports
High School Football Begins This Week
What ever happened to summer?  Hard as it seems to believe, high school football gets underway this week.

Monday, August 13, 2018
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Sports Briefs
West Lincoln Athletic passes, Christian Ministry Golf Tournament, Parks and Rec Coach Recruitment, Youth Soccer, and NFL Flag Football Registration Plus More!

Sunday, August 12, 2018
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Fall Youth Soccer & NFL Flag Football Registrations
The City of Lincolnton Parks and Recreation is currently seeking registrations and coach recruitment for the Fall Youth Soccer League and the NFL FLAG Football League.

Thursday, August 9, 2018
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ACS & Carolina Panthers Award $100,000 Grant To Gaston Family Health Services
The American Cancer Society (ACS), in partnership with the Carolina Panthers, awarded the local NFL Breast Health Equity CHANGE Grant to Gaston Family Health Services to address disparities in breast cancer mortality by providing access to breast cancer screening, follow-up of abnormal mammograms and timely access to specialty care if needed.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
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Lenoir-Rhyne Athletics Announces Campaign For Sports Performance Center
Lenoir-Rhyne University Athletics, in collaboration with the Bears Club, announced a fundraising campaign to build the Neill McGeachy Sports Performance Center, named for the former director of intercollegiate athletics and executive director of the Bears Club, who died earlier this year.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
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Extras
E-Extras | Today In History | Photo Gallery
Today In History - August 15
Today in History in 1639 the Mayflower set sail from Southampton with 102 Pilgrims; in 1863 the HL Hunley submarine arrived in Charleston on railroad cars; and in 1939 “The Wizard of Oz” premiered at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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Today In History - August 14
Today in History in 1281 during Kublai Khan’s second invasion of Japan his invading Chinese fleet of 3,500 vessels disappeared in a typhoon near Japan; and in 1945 Victory over Japan Day, the Japanese surrendered and the end of World War II was announced.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Today In History - August 13
Today in History some notables born on this day: 1860, sharp shooter Annie Oakley; 1895 actor Bert Lahr (Cowardly Lion in Wizard of Oz); English director Alfred Hitchcock; and 1926 Fidel Castro, Cuban dictator/president.

Monday, August 13, 2018
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Today In History - August 12
Today in History in 1851 Isaac Singer patented the sewing machine; in 1955 President Eisenhower raised the minimum wage from 75 cents to $1 an hour; and in 1964 Ian L. Fleming, British journalist/writer (James Bond), died at age 56.

Sunday, August 12, 2018
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Today In History - August 11
Today in History in 1885 a $100,000 was raised in the United States for the pedestal for the Statue of Liberty; in 1919 the Green Bay Packers football club was founded by George Calhoun and Curly Lambeau - named after sponsor Indian Packing Company and in 1956 “Don’t Be Cruel” was released by Elvis Presley.

Saturday, August 11, 2018
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Community
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Battle Of The Badges Blood Drive Friday
Lincoln County’s fire, law enforcement and emergency medical services personnel are teaming up with the American Red Cross for the first Battle of the Badges blood drive to see who can recruit the most eligible donors in their community to donate blood.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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"Trivia Time" This Thursday At Senior Center
There’s always something fun, educational or useful going on at the Lincoln County Senior Center. “Trivia Time” at 11 a.m. on Thursday, then at 2 p.m. a Medicaid program for long-term care. 

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Backpack Distributions & Back-To-School Bashes
Upcoming backpack distributions are being held at the following locations (some are just a distribution, others are fun-filled events with food, activities and games).  If your church or organization is having an event please let us know at the Lincoln Herald and we will add it to our list and/or include in our events calendars.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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4-H Delegation Attends Annual Electric Congress
A delegation from Lincoln County attended the 71st annual 4-H Electric Congress July 10-12 at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. 170 4-H’ers, adult leaders and N.C. Cooperative Extension agents from 47 counties attended the three-day event.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
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Helping Hands Holds Health Fair Wednesday
This week (Aug. 12-18) is National Health Center Week.  In celebration of the week, Helping Hands Health Center, currently located in the building adjacent to the Lincoln County Health Dept. on Gamble Drive, will hold a Health Fair this Wednesday (Aug. 15th) from 9 AM - 1 PM.

Monday, August 13, 2018
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This Week's Events
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WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
PQG Beginner Quilt Classes

PBML Karma Yoga Classes

RBL-Rock Your Bingo Card

FCA Paperworks Exhibition

Balls Creek Camp Meeting

Living Healthy With Chronic Conditions Course Registration

Living Healthy With Diabetes Course Registration

ECA Fried Apple Pies

Pre-School Story Time

Baby & Family Story Time

Somethin Pumpkin Contest Registration

Miss LC MCL Scholarship Pageant Applications

PBML Senior Citizens Trivia & Bingo

Health Fair At Helping Hands

Jurassic World Escape Room

Talent Acts Needed For Oktoberfest

FCA Paperworks Exhibition

Balls Creek Camp Meeting

Living Healthy With Chronic Conditions Course Registration

Living Healthy With Diabetes Course Registration

ECA Fried Apple Pies

Toddler Story Time

Pre-School Story Time

Somethin Pumpkin Contest Registration

Miss LC MCL Scholarship Pageant Applications

PBML Senior Citizens Trivia & Bingo

Young Adult Writers

GC Parks Rec Summer Movie Series

Christian Ministry Golf Tournament Registration

FCA Paperworks Exhibition

Balls Creek Camp Meeting

Tuckers Grove Camp Meeting

Living Healthy With Chronic Conditions Course Registration

Living Healthy With Diabetes Course Registration

First Presbyterian Lincolnton Rummage Sale

ECA Fried Apple Pies

Somethin Pumpkin Contest Registration

Miss LC MCL Scholarship Pageant Applications

PBML Senior Citizens Trivia & Bingo

Battle of the Badges Blood Drive

Celebrate Recovery

Mundy House Tours

HPL Summer Learning Fun For Adults

FCA Paperworks Exhibition

Balls Creek Camp Meeting

Tuckers Grove Camp Meeting

Living Healthy With Chronic Conditions Course Registration

Living Healthy With Diabetes Course Registration

LR Youth Chorus Auditions

First Presbyterian Lincolnton Rummage Sale

Somethin Pumpkin Contest Registration

Miss LC MCL Scholarship Pageant Applications

PBML Senior Citizens Trivia & Bingo

Mundy House HCELC Annual Car Show

S. Gastonia COG Back-2-School Block Party

Cruisin For A Cause 2018

Carolina Blue Bluegrass Concert

Talent Acts Needed For Oktoberfest

Balls Creek Camp Meeting

Tuckers Grove Camp Meeting

Living Healthy With Chronic Conditions Course Registration

Living Healthy With Diabetes Course Registration

LR Youth Chorus Auditions

Somethin Pumpkin Contest Registration

Miss LC MCL Scholarship Pageant Applications

PBML Senior Citizens Trivia & Bingo

Mt. Zion Baptist Celebration Gospel Singing

Summer Worship At West Lincoln Park

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