February 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Food pantry in desperate need of canned vegetables

The Lincoln County Food Pantry is in desperate need of canned vegetables. The Golden Harvest Food Bank, a major supplier of food to the pantry, has no canned vegetables in stock at this time due to an emergency in another part of the state. More...

Lincolnton FFA has served county since 1934

The Lincolnton Chapter of the FFA is celebrating “National FFA Week” February 22-28. The observance is held in recognition of the impact that FFA has on local chapter members and the community. More...

Rauch will be guest speaker at ‘History in the Park’ March 5

Steve Rauch, United States Army historian and author, will be the guest speaker for the first installment in the 2015 “History in the Park” lecture series, hosted by the Lincoln County Historical Society. More...

News

Three turkey hunts scheduled for Bussey Point

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Thurmond Project Office will host three turkey hunts at the Bussey Point management area April 3-4, and a youth hunt April 11. Ten individuals will be selected through a drawing for each hunt. 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: What are Lenten roses? More...

Calendars support scholarship fund

The Lincolnton Lions Club is once again sponsoring a $500 scholarship for a senior at LCHS who is planning to further his or her education. More...

Obituaries

James Neal Workman

James Neal Workman, born in 1922, died at age 92. He entered into rest at his home in Clemson, South Carolina, on February 21, 2015 A graveside service was held at the McCormick City Cemetery at on Monday with Rev. Dr. Harry Workman officiating. 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...

Corps seeking feedback on shoreline management plan

Representatives of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District, will be at The Lincoln Center on Monday, March 2, from 6-8 p.m. More...

School system to hold public meeting on flexibility plan

A meeting will be held Tuesday, March 3, at 6:30 p.m. in the LCHS Auditorium, so parents and other members of the community may learn more about the state-mandated flexibility plan. More...

Steer and heifer show to be held in Washington Feb. 28

The 61st Annual Washington Area Junior Steer and Heifer Show and Sale will take place at the McGill- Woodruff Agricultural Center in Washington on Saturday, February 28. More...

Students and staff will observe National School Breakfast Week

To garner increased participation in the school breakfast program, Lincoln County Schools will observe “National School Breakfast Week” March 2-6. More...

Editorial Page

Beggs, Wallen speak at meeting of concerned citizens Feb. 19

The Concerned Citizens of Lincoln County met at 6:30 p.m. on February 19 at the public library. President Linda Burns opened the meeting, welcomed the members, guests, and guest speakers. John Kennedy gave the invocation. More...

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Best in class

Tanner Aycock, son of Donna and Jason Aycock, won the best in class with his Angus steer at the Georgia National Junior Livestock Show held in Perry last weekend. More...

Hafer named new manager of Elijah Clark State Park

Elijah Clark State Park has a new Park Manager, Harry Hafer. Mr. More...