July 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Doster to speak at History in the Park

Gary L. Doster will speak on “General Elijah Clarke’s So-Called Trans-Oconee Republic” for the August installment of the Lincoln County Historical Society. More...

Dr. Mason-Woodard joins forces with Community Medical Assoc.

With 14 years of service under her belt, Dr. Michelle Mason-Woodard will be closing her private practice to join Community Medical Associ­ates (CMA) of Lincolnton, a rural clinic of Wills Memorial Hospital. More...

Editorial Page

See you later, Dear Hearts

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

(Editor’s note: Mickie Flint Mc­Gee breathed new, excited, and enthusiastic life into The Lincoln Journal nearly 30 years ago when she agreed to be its news editor. More...

Snakes, a Southern Legend

Across The Savannah

Last week’s column about a fa­tal snakebite stayed on my mind, so here I go writing about snakes again. Some five years ago I wrote that few animals arouse primal fear like snakes and yet to be truthful we seldom see ’em. More...

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Worship

Newberry Missionary Baptist Church

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Only a Shell

The structure shown above has stood empty for many years – only a shell awaiting inevitable destruction by man or nature. More...

Worship Schedule

ANTHONY CHAPEL CHURCH: Pas­tor: David Bohling; Metasville Road; 706-869-8106 home, 706-399-2559 cell or 359-4437 church; Services: Sunday School: 10:00 a.m.; Sunday Worship: 11:00 a.m.; Fellowship Meal and Bible Study: Wednesday 7:00; Community Fello More...

Board approves renovations to old gymnasium restrooms

Renovations for the restrooms in the old gymnasium at Buddy Buf­ford Field were approved by the Lincoln County Board of Educa­tion. The restrooms are expected to be completed by the first home football game. More...

Band students find their rhythm at camp

Elizabeth Allen practices the trumpet at the Lincoln County High and Middle School band camp on Friday, July 22. More...

Ticket window opens for reserved seating at LCHS August 8

Reserved seats for the 2016 Red Devil football season will go on sale Tuesday, August 8, at the Lincoln County High School. The ticket window will be open daily from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Season packets, which include tickets to six games, are $54. More...

School system removes BYOD policy, will step-up enforcement of attendance

In light of the Lincoln County School System furnishing students with personal computers and tablets, reaching a technological height for the system’s educational outlets, the “Bring Your Own Device” (BYOD) policy has been removed f More...

Tubist on the move

Isaiah Cannady marches with his tuba, along with fellow band stu­dents, at the Lincoln County High and Middle School band camp on Friday, July 22. More...

People

Leathersville News

lAnne Wright came Thursday and brought lunch. We enjoyed her visit and their pictures at the beach, along with our lunch. l Lisa and Jordan Mahaffey came Saturday and carried me to town and for a day out. More...

Paul Anderson Bike Ride participants complete second leg of journey here

Participants in the 11th annual Paul Anderson Bike Ride completed the second leg of their six-day, 500- mile journey in Lincolnton on July 20th, after traveling 85 miles from Millen. More...

Free legal service

If you are age 60 or older; live in Burke, Columbia, Glascock, Han­cock, Jefferson, Jenkins, Lincoln, McDuffie, Richmond, Screven, Taliaferro, Warren, Washington or Wilkes County; and have ever thought of getting a Last Will and Testament, Financial More...

Obituaries

Henry E. Fain

Mr. Henry E. Fain, 82, of Gills Point Road, entered into rest on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at Heard­mont Nursing Home, Elberton, Georgia. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 22, at Beulah Baptist Church. More...

Benjamin Michael Long

Mr. Benjamin Michael Long, 81, entered into rest on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at Augusta University Medical Center, Augusta. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, at Inde­pendence United Methodist Church. More...

Mickie Flint McGee

Mrs. Mickie Flint McGee, 67, of Clayhill Road, left her Earthly home and entered into her Heavenly home on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at Doc­tors Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Masons to meet The Lincolnton Masonic Lodge 354 holds its regular meeting os the third Thursday of every month. Dinner is served at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7:30. AA meeting More...