May 21, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

County hires company to determine feasibility of refinancing bonds/loans

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners voted to hire Kidwell and Company, Inc. to look into the feasibility of refinancing water department debt. The action was taken at the regu­lar meeting of the commission held Thursday, May 14. More...

Residents urged to roll up their sleeves for blood drive

The Shepeard Community Blood Center will hold a blood drive on Saturday, May 23, from 9:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Lincolnton Baptist Church. The goal for the drive is 30 units. More...

News

Georgia joins east coast states in summer safe driving initiative

To help ensure a safe kick off to Memorial Day week and the unof­ficial start of summer, NHTSA is partnering with every state along the east coast to remind motorists to buckle up. More...

Kid’s Day will be held at the Historical Park June 6

The Lincoln County Historical Society will hold its annual Kid’s Day at the Historical Park on Satur­day, June 6th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

People

VBS at White Rock

White Rock Baptist Church will host its annual Vacation Bible School and Picnic June 1 – 5, 2015. Our theme for this year is “Journey Off The Map.” Children and adults are invited to be a part of this VBS. More...

Revival at Parks Grove

Revival will be held at Parks Grove F.B.H. Church Wed., May 27 and Thurs., May 28 at 7:30 p.m. nightly. Guest revivalist will be Apostle Moses Townsend of North Carolina. Everyone is invited. Rev. Tonita Cody is pastor. More...

LCHS to meet June 1

The Lincoln County Historical So­ciety will hold its monthly meeting at noon on June 3rd with a traditional pot luck lunch followed by a brief business meeting with “Kids Day at the Historical Park” on the agenda. 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...

Dr. Campbell resigns as superintendent; BOE confers degrees on former students

Brian Campbell resigned from his position as superintendent of Lincoln County Schools at the regu­lar meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education held Tuesday, May 12. More...

Showing support for relay

Wanda Wengrow, who is undergoing treatment for cancer; her son Eric; and her husband, Michael, are showing their support for the fight against cancer at the 14 Annual Lincoln County American Cancer Society Relay for Life held Saturday, May 16, at th More...

Paper announces early deadline for holiday closing

In observance of Memorial Day, The Lincoln Journal will be closed Monday, May 25. The deadline for all news and ad­vertisements to appear in the May 28 edition of the paper is Friday, May 22, at 3 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Got your tan on

In summertime I always wonder why folks reach for their sunglass­es when they meet me on the street but I finally figured out why. More...

Across The Savannah

A different beach experience

The beach season is upon us and over here, across the Savannah, the interstates are busier than ever. I see lots of Tennessee, West, Virgin­ia, and Ohio license plates on I-26 as it feeds into I-20. 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: When is Georgia’s next auc­tion of rehabilitated horses? More...

Worship

Midway United Methodist 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. Few would consider living in or building a home without windows, so as to completely shut off the outside world. More...

Worship Directory

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...