February 16, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Cut-A-Thon planned at Just Stylin’ Salon to help Bryce Driver

The community is invited to a “Cut-A-Thon” to benefit Jared “Bryce” Driver and his family, which will be held at Just Stylin’ on Saturday, February 25, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m..  Bryce was born prematurely on November 15 More...

Chainsaw carving demo Saturday

Chainsaw artist Chad Gainey will give a live carving demonstra­tion at Lincolnton Outdoors as a part of its open house on Saturday, February 18, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. More...

Miss LCMS pageant to be held Feb. 23

Miss Lincoln County Middle School 2016 Julianne Mattison is set to crown this year’s pageant winner next week. More...

News

Ga. DOT announces first statewide freeway patrol service with CHAMP

Motorists in Georgia will begin to experience the benefits of a new statewide program that enhances highway safety and provides them with roadside assistance when they need it.  More...

People

Ranger classes scheduled for Charlie Elliot Wildlife Center

Ever wanted to learn the basics rela­tive to shooting, but not sure where to start? More...

Leathersville News

l Alvin and June Cox and two of their grandchildren, Piper and Brad, visited with us on Monday. We were so glad to see them and really enjoyed their visit. l Will Bentley from Thomson visited with us on Saturday. More...

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Worship

Newberry Missionary Baptist Church

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THE WINDOW

We generally feel that a window provides a view from the inside looking out, although of course the reverse is also true. 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...

Council discusses Tree City USA proposal; new committee appointments approved

The Lincolnton City Council voted to table the approval of a tree ordinance proposal with Tree City USA until next month’s meeting in order to give members and the city’s attorney time to review the documentation. More...

Matthews, Hartfield sign on to play college ball in the fall

A few more of Lincoln County’s Red Devils are celebrating as Mitch Matthews and Quay Hartfield both received scholarships to play col­lege football this fall. More...

CTAE provides career pathway through real work experiences

As the Career, Technical, and Agricultural Education department (CTAE) job fair at Lincoln County High School fast approaches, tenta­tive employers and the community at-large may wonder what exactly students are learning through this hands-on program More...

Disaster loans now available throught SBA

The United States Small Business Administration (SBA) is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses en­gaged in aquaculture, and most private nonprofit organizations that March 13 is the filing dead­line for federal More...

History and hopes for the future celebrated at Elijah Clark Park

A breezy Friday afternoon played host to a decorative commemoration honoring Elijah Clark and the “He­roes of the Hornet’s Nest” at Elijah Clark State Park last week, as many speakers representing the Sons of the American Revolution More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

When trouble rains down, just shake it off and step up   With his homespun humor, the late great storyteller Jerry Clower could spin yarns that carried weighty messages. More...

Tom McCall’s weekly update

Good Morning! The General As­sembly met on Tuesday, February 7 for our 13th day of the 40 day legislative session. Bills are begin­ning to move through committees and several have already passed and have been sent to the Senate. More...

Political Cartoon

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Obituaries

Lovie Jane Goldman Smalley

Mrs. Lovie Jane Goldman Smal­ley, 84, went home to be with Jesus on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at Lake Crossing Health Center.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, February 11, at Salem Baptist Church with Rev. More...

Wanda Florence Wengrow

Mrs. Wanda Florence Wengrow, 56, of Rowland-York Road, entered into rest on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at her residence.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, February 5, at Lincolnton Baptist Church with Rev. Tripp Goodwin and Rev. 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...