November 15, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

LCDA offers small business grant prog. to encourage revitalization of downtown

The dream of owning a small- town business could become a reality under an innovative small business incubator grant program offered by the Lincoln County Development Authority.  More...

Public invited to annual service for food and fellowship Sunday

Community invited to annual service for food, fellowship  The Lincoln County Ministe­rial Association will host its an­nual Community Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, November 18, at 7 p.m. More...

Journal announces an early deadline for holiday closing

The Lincoln Journal will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 22 and 23, in light of the Thanksgiving holiday.  Therefore, the deadline for all classifieds, retail advertis­ing, and legal notices, and news items to be run in the November 22nd More...

News

Give a gift this holiday season from the Arbor Day Foundation

Celebrate this year’s holiday season with friends and loved ones while supporting conservation and tree planting with the help of the Arbor Day Foundation.  More...

St. Paul UMC members honor veterans

St. Paul UMC recognized all military branches during our worship service on Veterans Day, November 11. Patriotic music was provided by Peggy Brown, and Joey and Margaret Ann Locklair. More...

UGA weather network provides vital data to NWS

The University of Georgia’s 86 weather stations record data 24 hours a day, seven days a week across Georgia. Farmers use this data to help them determine when to plant and treat their crops. More...

People

Jesus was not in Heaven

Nolia’s Notes

Mama had a small brown pock­etbook. She always called it her Lizagator purse. She also had brown Lizagator spiked heels to match.  One day, in November, when I was about five, Mama took me shop­ping. More...

Hill, Reynolds to exchange vows in service April 2019

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Adrian Hill of Lincolnton are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Barbara Adrian, to Glen Ray Reyn­olds, II, currently of Conyers, GA. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Study links cottonseed oil with lower cholesterol

Researchers at the University of Georgia have found that a high-fat diet enriched with cottonseed oil drastically improved cholesterol profiles in young adult men.  The researchers conducted a five-day outpatient feeding trial of 15 healthy, nor More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF FULTON COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: SUBJECT TO THE DISPOSITIONOF UNCLAIMED PROPERTY ACT LYNNETTE T. RILEY, COMMISSIONEROF REVENUE, STATE OF GEORGIA, Petitioner. CIVIL ACTION FILE NO. 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...

City approves ADA transition plan; Lively presents new PFS proposal

The November meeting of the Lincolnton City Council was rather short and sweet, at least in regard to the public part of the meeting.  More...

Students attend Georgia Youth Assembly

Attending the Georgia Youth Assembly were LCHS Y Club members (l-r) Metz LeRoy, Ethan Clegg, Brennan Pollock, Aaron Clegg and Ross LeRoy. The group got a chance to see how state government runs and participated in the debate and amending of bills. More...

Little Roy and Lizzy gear up for Thanksgiving Pickin’ Party

Along with turkey and dress­ing, there will be plenty of blue­grass music for the holiday as the “Thanksgiving Eve Bluegrass Pickin’ Party” is scheduled to take place at The Home Cafe located at 120 N. More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Nothing is more heartwarming for parents than a letter home

Let me share a letter that has been around for at least a half century. I think you’ll enjoy it.  Dear Ma and Pa:  I am well. Hope you are. Tell Walt and Elmer the Marine Corps beats working for old man Minch by a mile. More...

Paula’s Journey, Part Three An Uncommon Passage Down the River of Life

Across The Savannah

Author’s Note: Paula Deen’s sto­ry appears in the fall 2018 issue of Shrimp, Collards & Grits magazine. This column concludes the series.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Obituaries

Henry Frank Elam

Henry ‘Frank’ Elam entered into rest on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Firetower Road, Lincolnton.  He was born July 23, 1956 to the late Mrs. Eula Mae Clark and the late Mr. More...

Worship

Morningside Baptist Church

PHOTOGRAPH BY RAD JACKSON More...

THAT CERTAIN SMILE

The joy of Living comes to all those who have received Christ as their Savior. More...

Worship

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...