March 21, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Devils take on Aquinas today

Red Devil baseball is well underway with Colton Bonner connecting with the ball and heading to first base against the Washington Wilkes Tigers. The next scheduled game is at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at Aquinas. Other games are 5:30 p.m. More...

Panel brings history to life for students

The eighth-grade students at Lincoln County Mid­dle School have been studying about the people and events of the modern civil rights movement in Christie Bryan's Georgia Studies class. They also analyzed the speeches of Martin Luther King Jr. More...

News

Committee accepting applications for W.E. Mason Pioneer scholarship

The Pioneer Educator Commit­tee, consisting of a group of former Lincoln County High School stu­dents, is seeking applicants for the W. E. Mason Pioneer Scholarship. More...

Turkey season opens Sat.

Georgia turkey hunters are ready for the season to open on Saturday, March 23. The 2019 turkey hunting season should be a fair season, simi­lar to 2018, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. More...

Lincoln County School System Breakfast Menu

Mon., March 25 - Fri., March 29

l Monday - French toast sticks or cereal choice. l Tuesday - Chicken biscuit or cereal bar. l Wednesday - Waffles w/sausage link or cereal choice. l Thursday - Steak biscuit or cereal bar. l Friday - Nutrigrain bar and cheese stick or poptart.  More...

Opinions

Nolia’s Notes

Fashion emergency

Recently I heard an unusual story on the news. You may have heard it, too.  More...

Across The Savannah

From Rose Hill to Brattonsville, Part I Journey through time and space

Faulkner was right. The past is not past. It’s hiding. Travel some backroads, and if you know where to look, you can find it. I did one cool Saturday in February. More...

Baseball’s Best

Ruth’s daughter, Julia, will be missed

“He loved coming here, (to old Yankee Stadium) every single day to play ball.” –  Julia Ruth Stevens on her fa­ther’s (Babe Ruth) playing in Yan­kee Stadium.  More...

Worship

First Baptist Church

Full Story

Mister Banjo

The happy sound of banjo music brings enjoyment to all within earshot. 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...

Freeman voices concern over training; Aycock, Cliatt, Edmond, Selby resign

Once again, controversy and strife were evident during the March 12, 2019 meeting of the Lincoln County School Board.  More...

Overstreet rules on county lawsuit, orders sanctions lifted for 30 days

A recent court decision has final­ly resolved much of the controver­sy regarding the nearly year-long lawsuit between Lincoln County and the City of Lincolnton over the water agreement, the sewer agreement, and the Service Deliv­ery Strategy (SDS.)&n More...

Residents invited to meet with Jody Hice at Home Cafe Friday

Tenth District Congressman Jody Hice will host “Coffee with Your Congressman” on Friday, March 22, at the Home Café in downtown Lincolnton. More...

Youth request local support with care package project

The youth group at Lincolnton United Methodist Church is in­viting the community to support foster care families by providing items for care packages for foster families and individuals who have aged-out of the foster care system.  More...

LCHS/MS Jazz Band set to perform in annual Jazz and Dessert Concert

The Lincoln County Middle and High School Jazz Band will present its annual Jazz and Des­sert Concert on Thursday, March 28, at 7 p.m. in the school cafete­ria.  More...

County employers invited to meet with GDOL Friday

The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will meet with new and existing Lincoln Coun­ty employers on Friday, March 22, to assist employers in finding and hiring a quality workforce.  More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

The ABC’s of love call for us to weigh our words carefully

I couldn’t help but chuckle when I heard the old joke the other day about the wife who, eager for a compliment, asked her husband to describe her.  “You’re A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K,” he said.  “What does More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Why seed Bermuda grass

I had a grower call recently and ask what permanent pasture grass I would recommend for an area he had cleared and prepared. He plans to graze cattle and even perhaps cut some hay if the conditions allow. More...

People

Evelyn Norman featured in L-WREA March bulletin

Retired teacher, Evelyn Murray Norman, was recently featured in an article, ‘Share the Light,’ in the Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Educators Association’s Action March bulle­tin. The article, written by Dr. More...

Obituaries

Sarah Evelyn Logan

Mrs. Sarah Evelyn Logan, 95, en­tered into eternal rest on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Aiken Regional Medical Center.  Services were held at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19, at Beulah Baptist Church with Rev. Paul Reviere of­ficiating. More...

Betty Sirman Barden

Mrs. Betty Sirman Barden, 89, for­merly of Augusta Hwy., Lincolnton, entered into rest on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Lake Crossing Health Care, Appling.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. More...

Patricia Ann Hine

Mrs. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Masons to meet The Lincolnton Masonic Lodge 354 holds its regular meeting on the third Thursday of every month. Dinner is served at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7:30. AA meeting More...