Criminal Charges - 12-2-13
Christopher Antonio Bynum, 28, of 4564 N.C. 73 in Iron Station was charged Nov. 27 with one count of conspiracy to distribute cocaine.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Facebook's wind powered-data center gets props from data center peers
Facebook's wind power utility deal in Iowa is gaining praise from the data center industry as a model worth replicating.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Bloom Energy installs its first fuel cells outside of the U.S., in Japan
Following a milestone of installing 100 MW of its fuel cells in the U.S., Bloom Energy makes headway in Japan.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Duke Energy to offer more green energy
Duke Energy Carolinas' program offering renewable energy to large customers, announced last week, is part of a new strategy to green up the parent company's regulated business.
What makes Project Haystack ideal for data centers?
At the Guilford County Commissioners work session Thursday afternoon, the team behind Project Haystack repeatedly reiterated the same mantra: the 2,000 acres in eastern Guilford and western Alamance counties are ideal for a data center.
Criminal Charges - 11-22-13
Wayne Erick Cummines, 33, of 3746 Innes Ln. in Maiden was charged Nov. 18 with one count each of larceny by anti-inventory device, hit-and-run property damage, driving while license revoked, larceny and two counts of probation violation.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Sheriff's Office: No charges filed after woman flashed knife, robbed man
According to a Lincoln County Sheriff's Office report, Randy Lee Rinck Jr., had been hanging out with the woman Friday in Maiden before returning to her home on the 2600 block of Keener Road in Lincolnton.
Maiden man sentenced to prison on narcotics charges
Bryan Keith Harris, 35, of Maiden, was found guilty of possession/distribution of methamphetamine precursors, possession of firearm by convicted felon, breaking and entering, larceny, possession of stolen goods and possession of a stolen firearm, according to the District Attorney's Office for the 25th district.
Special report: Apple's ground-breaking bet on its clean energy ...
Apple's two solar farms and one fuel cell farm near its data center in North Carolina are now all live and generating power.
How Charlotte Is Going Solar
The climate, the socioeconomic status and the spacious geography of Charlotte make solar possible in the Queen City.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
6 challengers win election to Tribal Council
During what Lumbee tribal elections officials are calling a "very low" turnout, tribal members went to the polls on Tuesday and re-elected one incumbent and elected six new Tribal Council members.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Around Town - 11-8-13
TODAY Cooperative Ext. seminar Today is the deadline to register for "Who Gets Grandma's Pie Plate?" The seminar, sponsored by the Lincoln County unit of the N.C. Cooperative Extension, will run twice, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Citizens Center in Lincolnton.
The Huffington Post
Homosexuality, Like Trans Fats, Is 'A Hazard To Human Health,' Bryan Fischer Claims
You can count the American Family Association 's Bryan Fischer among the conservative pundits angered by the Senate's approval of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act , or ENDA, this week.
'Missing' Maiden woman charged with stealing from employer
According to a Maiden Police Department news release, officers arrested 36-year-old Jennifer Leigh Wynn Thursday for allegedly taking money on Oct. 7 from Royal Enterprises, where she worked as a store clerk.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Trio charged for murder of Denver woman
A mother, son and his girlfriend accused of their involvement this month in the death of a Denver woman made their first appearances in the case today through video arraignment.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
The Huffington Post
ENDA Won't Protect Heterosexuals, Should Be Called 'Jerry Sandusky...
Bryan Fischer isn't holding back when it comes to his disapproval of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act , or ENDA.
Mon Nov 04, 2013
Investigators: 3 charged after woman left for dead on Lincoln Co. road
Investigators got a major break in the case involving a woman found hit by her own truck and left to die on a local road.
Around Town - 11-4-13
MONDAY Commissioners meeting The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners will meet 6:30 p.m. at the Citizens Center in Lincolnton.