June 25, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

City of Lincolnton to host fireworks display Saturday

The City of Lincolnton’s annual fireworks display will get under­way around 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 27. More...

Ruby the Rabbit is big hit at library

“Ruby the Rabbit” was the special guest during an installment in the Lincoln County Library’s Summer Reading Program Friday, June 19. More...

News

Pine Needle Garden Club honored at state convention

The Pine Needle Garden Club of Lincolnton has been honored with several awards this year during the annual Georgia State Conven­tion at Jekyll Island, Georgia. More...

Agroforestry and Wildlife Field Day slated for Sept 17 in Griffin

Land is valuable - whether you own land, manage land or recreate on land. More...

Library to host summer movies

The Lincoln County Library will be showing movies for adults on Tuesdays this summer ending July 21. Theatre favorites like popcorn and candy will be available as well as drinks. The movies are scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. More...

People

Kid’s fishing rodeo

Kid’s fishing rodeo, sponsored by the Fish for Life Foundation, was held recently at Wildwood Park. Over 500 kids with parents and rela­tives attended the event. More...

Leathersville News

l Chuck Mahaffey and Brenda and Franklin Bowick visited Satur­day. l Nancy Bailey’s granddaughters, Whitney, Courtney, and Kassidee Owens, spent the weekend with their grandmother. l Kenneth and Donna Abel were lunch guests on Sunday for Mr. More...

This Week in History

Through this column, readers will get a glimpse into the history of Lincolnton and Lincoln County as reported in The Lincoln Journal, 25, 50, 75, and 100 years ago. More...

Community Calendar

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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...

BOA votes to hire GMASS for countywide reassessment

The Lincoln County Board of Tax Assessors voted to hire Georgia Mass Appraisals Solutions and Ser­vices, Inc. (GMASS) of Norwood to conduct a three-year update and reappraisal of all real property. More...

Three local heroes honored during Red Cross breakfast

Three individuals with ties to Lincoln County were recognized at the Fourth Annual Heroes Breakfast held recently in the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Au­gusta. The event was hosted by the Au­gusta Area Chapter of the American Red Cross. More...

Heat wave prompts OES to open cooling facility at Lincoln Center

Due to the heat wave currently pounding the area, the Lincoln County Office of Emergency Ser­vices (OES) has established a cool­ing center in The Lincoln Center, located at 160 May Avenue. The center will be open each day from 2 until 7 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

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. More...

Cartoon

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Across The Savannah From Mountains to Beach

From the mountains to the coast, settings that carry lessons from and for man and nature. Threads Of Silk More...

Worship

Newberry Missionary Baptist Church

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Mister Banjo

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