April 23, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents invited to view decorations for Tour di Venezia

The annual LCHS Junior-Senior Prom will be held Saturday, April 25, from 8 until 11:30 p.m. The theme for the occasions is “Tour di Venezia,” complete with gondolas, sparkling waterways, cozy cafes, and plenty of Old World charm. More...

Bluegrass festival around the corner

The Little Roy and Lizzy Music Festival will take place Thursday, April 30, through Saturday, May 2, at Elijah State Park. More...

Book signing to be held for young author

Gresham, 12, a seventh- grader from Upson County, will be at the Lincoln County Library from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. More...

Towels for Tails

Donations of towels, sheets, or blankets are needed for WW Animal Shelter. Donations can be dropped off at Wilkes Co. Vet Ser­vices, Lincoln Co. Vet Services, Lincoln Animal Hospital or the shelter. More...

News

Wildwood Games will feature cycling, swimming and disc golf

The 2015 USA Cycling Marathon Mountain Bike National Champion­ships will be the anchor race for the expanded Wildwood Games presented by Zaxby’s sports festival when the second edition of the Co­lumbia County event takes place the weekend of Ma More...

Egg hunt at Wee Wisdom

Wee Wisdom Little School had a wonderful Easter egg hunt. The children were excited about trying to find the money egg, which was found by James Quarles. More...

People

LCHS meets May 6

The Lincoln County Historical Society will hold its monthly meet­ing at noon on May 6th with a tra­ditional pot luck lunch followed by a brief business meeting with “Kids Game Day at the Historical Park” on the agenda. More...

Spring revival

Spring revival will be held at Ebenezer Baptist Church Mon., May 4 - Wed., May 6 at 7 p.m. nightly. Speakers will be, Rev. Paul Reviere - Mon.; Rev. Peggy Zellars - Tues.; and Rev. Daravious Cullars - Wed. The public is invited. Rev. More...

Post 194 dance

A dance will be held at American Legion Post 194 Sat., April 25 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. with live music with DJ Chuck Courtenay. More...

Obituaries

Nan W. Edmunds

Mrs. Nan W. Edmunds, 84, of Washington Hwy., entered into rest on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at University Hospital, Augusta. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 18 at Jones Chapel with Rev. Tom Smalley of­ficiating. More...

Worship

Lincolnton Baptist Church

Man’s Resources More...

Come Worship With Us

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...

Students and budget reap benefits of a revamped nutrition program

The Lincoln County Board of Education heard an update on the School Nutrition Program (SNP) given by Director Cathy Johnson at the group’s regular meeting held Tuesday, April 14. More...

LeRoy, Smith to be recognized during Academic Honors Night

Lincoln LeRoy, STAR Student for LCHS, and STAR Teacher Randy Smith will be among those receiving recognition during Academic Hon­ors Night set for Tuesday, April 28, at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. More...

Former resident nominated for two Sports Emmy Awards

Jantzen Gianfrancesco, a former resident of Lincoln County, with deep roots in the area, has been nominated for two Emmy Awards, which are presented in recogni­tion of excellence in the television industry. More...

Board awards teaching contracts and supplements for 2015-16

The Lincoln County Board of Ed­ucation made decisions on teacher contracts for 2015-2016 as well as other personnel matters during the group’s regular meeting on Tuesday, April 14. More...

Zumba classes

Zumba classes are being offered at the Walker T. Norman Gym lo­cated at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. Classes are taught by Stanley Singleton, a certified Zumba instructor. Classes will be held Tues. at 6:45 and Thurs. at 7 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Hospitals are bad for your health

Hospitals are bad for your health. Trust me. I know. More...

Story was insensitive

TO THE EDITOR The article on the front page of this week’s April 16, 2015 edition of The Lincoln Journal discussing a recent suicide was insensitive, inappropriate and lacking in good taste regardless of its recounting the findings of a law enf More...

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Georgia Department of Agriculture, Gary W. Black, Commissioner, 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW, At­lanta, GA 30334, www.agr.georgia. gov. Find us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter. Q: Do you have any suggestions for growing thyme? More...

Sports

Baseballs best

Giants were unexpected series champs

The Cleveland Indians in 1954 had a powerful team and won the American League Pennant with a then new record of 111 wins. More...

Golf classic scholarship recipient

Piedmont Technical College student and Lincolnton resident Ariel King (right) was recently awarded The Links at Stoney Point PTC Golf Classic Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship lun More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Lions Club meeting The Lincolnton Lions Club meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at The Lincoln County Library. Call Randall Edmunds at 706-359-1506 or Sharon Bryan at 706-359-1258for more information. AA meeting More...