April 20, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Boosters will host open house for LCHS students and parents

The Lincoln College Boosters Club will host a free open house barbecue for Lincoln County High School students and parents inter­ested in the Move-On-When-Ready (MOWR) dual enrollment program, which is partnered with East Georgia State (EGS).  More...

LCMS/HS band students prepare for Jazz Dessert Concert April 28

Jazz music and dessert lovers, and the community at large, are invited to the sixth annual “Jazz Dessert Concert” performed by the Lincoln County Middle and High School Jazz Band. More...

Ga. Power issues warning to public about scam artists

Representatives with Georgia Pow­er Company have issued a renewed warning for customers of criminal “scam artists” attempting to defraud both business and residential custom­ers over the phone.  More...

News

Sixty employers set for Veterans Job and Career Expo in Augusta

Sixty-six employers are registered for the Fort Gordon Veterans Job and Career Expo and that number could reach as many as 75 on the day of the event. The expo is set for Tuesday, May 2, in Augusta.  More...

L.C. Youth Soccer registration runs through April 22

Registration for Lincoln County Recreation Department youth soccer will begin on Monday, April 17, and continues through Saturday.  Participating children will be separated into three age groups, which are ages 5-7, ages 8-10, and ages 11-13. More...

Legion auxiliary aims to improve veterans’ lives

Eva Wallace never enlisted in the U.S. military, has never been on active duty and never endured life- altering injuries protecting American freedoms. More...

People

Elizabeth Spires Fleming celebrates 98th birthday with tea party April 2

Mrs. Elizabeth Spires Fleming celebrated her 98th birthday at Southern Manor Senior Living in Washington on Sunday, April 2, 2017 with an elegant tea begin­ning at 2 o’clock in the afternoon. More...

Leathersville News

l Anne Wright, Haley Dumpe, Grayson, Reece, and Noah Dumpe brought lunch on Monday. We en­joyed our visit and our lunch. So good to see Haley and our great- grandchildren. l Marion and Hilda Cliatt visited with us Thursday afternoon. More...

PNGC receives Club of Excellence Award

Members of Pine Needle Garden Club of Lincolnton joined the ladies of The Augusta Council of Garden Clubs, with some 120 members present, for the spring luncheon at the Augusta Country Club. More...

Worship

Tabernacle Baptist Church

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Man’s Resources

In Biblical times water was a scarce commod­ity and was much appreciated by the people of Palestine. Everyone was dependent upon springs and fountains, and water was even sold in the streets. 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...

BOE considers increase in lunch prices; purchases lawn maintenance equipment

School meal prices were dis­cussed at the latest meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education, as members examined the possibil­ity of a slight increase to lunches across the district.  Elementary school lunches would tentatively increase fr More...

Prom committee invites public to preview ‘Music of the Night’

This year’s highly anticipated Lincoln County High School prom will highlight the theme “Music of the Night,” inspired by The Phantom of the Opera, as the junior prom committee and students prepare for the big day, which is slated f More...

Jody Hice speaks on tax reform and healthcare at Rotary Club

During his visit to the Washington Rotary Club, Congressman Jody Hice updated members and guests on current political moves being made that would affect not only the state of Georgia, but the nation as a whole.  The congressman broached the subj More...

Hunt is on for Dooly’s grave

The search for Colonel John Dooly’s grave has begun as the Kettle Creek Battlefield Association has commissioned handlers like Tracy Sargent and her cadaver dog to search out the areas surround More...

Correction

An error was made regarding the covered-dish supper preceding the Little Roy and Lizzy Festival. More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Wife gives husband good news: ‘The airbag works’   Perhaps you heard about the woman who gave her husband a call at his work and told him she has good news and bad news.  “I’m sorry honey,” he told her, “ More...

As Miss Ruth’s Garden Slumbers

Across The Savannah

My sisters and I continue to go through our parents’ possessions, preparing for an estate sale this summer. Each time I go home now I am reminded of the former glory of Mom and Dad’s yards.  More...

Political Cartoon

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Obituaries

Theda M. Dawkins

Mrs. Theda M. Dawkins, 91, wife of the late Richard E. Dawkins, Sr. of Eubank Lane, entered into rest on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at her residence.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. More...

Edward Owen Jr.

Mr. Edward Owen Jr. of Ken­nedy Dr., Waynesboro, entered into rest on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Charlie Norwood VA Medical Cen­ter, Augusta.  Graveside services will be held Monday, April 17, 2017 at 6pm at Mt. 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...