November 27, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Thanksgiving bluegrass activities

Along with turkey and pumpkin pie, there will be plenty of bluegrass music for Thanksgiving. The Thanksgiving Eve Bluegrass Pickin’ Party will be held in the old high school auditorium on Ward Avenue. More...

Excellence in education award is presented to Paul Reviere

Paul C. Reviere, a retired educator from Lincolnton, was named the winner of the 2014 AdvancED Georgia Excellence in Education Award. The announcement was made during AdvancED Georgia’s fall conference held recently in Atlanta. More...

More Action Needed To End Pet Homelessness

(NAPS)—There appears to be a significant difference between what many people offer as their opinion about pet homelessness and what, if anything, they do about the problem. More...

News

Before you hit the road make sure to buckle up

The busiest travel period of the year is under way, putting more people on the road, and unfortunately increasing the likelihood of crashes. More...

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

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. More...

ACCG, UGA Press release new book Courthouses of Georgia

The courthouses of Georgia’s 159 counties hold the keys to the history of individual families and entire communities alike. More...

People

Sabrina Annette Dodgen weds Jonathan Richard Doss Oct. 22

Sabrina Annette Dodgen of Washington and Jonathan Richard Doss of Dearing exchanged wedding vows in a beautiful double ring ceremony Wednesday, October 22, at four o’clock in the afternoon at the home of the bride’s grandmother, Ann Chafi More...

McKinney, Turner present program to Pine Needle Garden Club Nov. 21

The October meeting of the Pine Needle Garden Club met on Monday November 21st. At the meeting we were reminded to give thanks for all we have in our Community and Our United States. A poem by Pearl N. More...

CHARLES LANG AYCOCK

Mr. and Mrs. J.L. Aycock are proud to announce the birth of their son, Charles "Lang," born October 29, 2014 at University Hospital in Augusta, Ga. Lang made his debut at 1:15 p.m. 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...

Zellars’ heart embodies the spirit of Thanksgiving season

“There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy.” – Ralph H. Blum The quotation above describes Dorothy Zellars, who is recovering from a double-lung transplant after being on a waiting list for four years. More...

Sheriff’s office reports on arrests for drugs, theft, DUI

Several arrests were made recently by deputies with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. The arrests listed here are taken from information provided by local law enforcement officials, and no arrests were omitted. More...

Students appreciate modern conveniences

With the turkey in the oven, the game on TV, and the heat running full blast, we at The Lincoln Journal thought it would be interesting and fun to ask sixth and seventh-graders at LCMS the following question: “What are two things you are thankf More...

Brightening kids’ day

The Lincoln County Library recently hosted two performances by Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre for the Very Young. More...

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Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Slow down and smell the pumpkin pie

I want to make a huge correction to my article last week. My husband came into the room tonight and said, “I think it’s time you got a proofreader! More...

Opinions

Beauty to be thanksful for

Photos of the Week

Across the South many beautiful things hide just out of sight. Here’s a Thanksgiving feast for the eyes. Photos by Robert C. Clark. Visit http://www.photooftheweek.net/ to see more photographs. More...

Sports

Devils fall 22-23 in overtime to end successful ’14 season

Last Friday in Folkston, It was a game of two halves as the pigskin two quarters, and the home team’s way the second half. More...

Atlanta’s park was rich in history

BASEBALL’S BEST

When you think about some of the most famous baseball parks in the South, the old Atlanta Crackers park has to be one of the premier league team, the Atlanta Crackers, and also the venue where the Atlanta Black Crackers played its games in the Negro More...

Obituaries

David Harry Adams

Mr. David Harry Adams, 89, former resident of North Augusta,died November 18, 2014 at the residence of his son and daughter-inlaw in Augusta, Ga. A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. on Friday, November 21, at Westover Memorial Park. More...

Peter John Olson

First Sergeant Peter John Olson, 67, retired United States Army entered into rest on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at Select Specialty Hospital. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 25, at New Hope Baptist Church with Rev. More...