April 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

STAR student and teacher will be recognized at honors night May 3

Emily Highsmith, STAR Student for Lincoln County High School, and STAR Teacher Randy Smith will be among those receiving recognition during Academic Honors Night set for Tuesday, May 3, at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. More...

SADD raises awareness of underage drinking

LCHS students observe a mock car crash presented by the Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) on Thursday, April 21. More...

Homecoming is Mother’s Day weekend

The Jeff and Sheri Easter Eighth Annual Homecoming is set for Thursday, May 5, through Saturday, May 7, at the Lewis Family Home Place. More...

News

Concerning Education

How to build a better student

Concerning Education will be a column that addresses the issues, trends and successes of public education from the local to federal level. More...

Leathersville News

l Rev. Bob Rayner visited with us Monday morning. l Jimmy Story and Laverne Stanley visited Monday afternoon. l Nancy Bailey visited with us Sunday afternoon. More...

GDOL to co-host Fort Gordon’s veteran’s job fair in Augusta May 3

More than 60 employers will be recruiting to fill hundreds of job openings at the Fort Gordon Veterans Job Fair on Tuesday, May 3, in Augusta. More...

People

Gallery grand opening

Lincoln Artisans Gallery grand opening on Sunday April 24th was a great success with artists, crafts, authors, music and food for all. More...

Rock Swap and Dig attracts all ages to the mountain

Tommy and Judd Williams of Lincolnton search for minerals at the Graves Mountain Rock Swap and Dig on Friday, April 22. More...

Artist of the Month

Lincoln County Elementary School is proud to announce that Mem­phis Ingram, a third grade student has been selected Artist of the Month for April. More...

Worship

First Baptist Church

Full Story

Only a Shell

The structure shown above has stood empty for many years – only a shell awaiting inevitable destruction by man or nature. 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...

Board approves architectural drawings for gym renovations

The Lincoln County Board of Education voted to approve archi­tectural drawings of renovations of the old high school gymnasium, which will include an expanded concessions area. More...

Tiny diggers take on the mountain

Robert Jones and Ellery Adams of North Augusta search for minerals at the Graves Mountain Rock Swap and Dig on Friday, April 22. More...

Martinez man is fifth to be arrested by ICAC task force

In the fifth arrest in a series in two months, Christopher Allen Reynolds, 24, of Martinez, Georgia was arrested by deputies of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office on Monday, April 18, on charges related to crimes against children. More...

voting will begin on May 2

The Lincoln County Election and Voter Registration Office is cur­rently accepting applications from those who wish to vote absentee in the General Primary/Nonpartisan Election set for Tuesday, May 24. More...

Dr. Rawlings will be guest speaker at History in Park

Author Dr. William Rawlings will present “The Second Coming of the Invisible Empire” at the May installment of the Lincoln County Historical Society’s History in the Park on Thursday, May 5, at 7 p.m. More...

Little League baseball is in full swing!

Colorado Rockies catcher, Brax Barnett, takes stance at home plate against Washington-Wilkes on Tues­day, April 19 at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. More...

Editorial Page

Press 1 for English

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

While Mickie is recovering, please enjoy this Dear Hearts that first ran June 7, 2007. If I dial the phone one more time and hear Press “1” for English I will not be responsible for my actions. More...

Georgia’s Lowcountry Allure

Across The Savannah

When I win the lottery, I’ll buy a home on St. Simon’s Island. 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. Q: When are Georgia strawber­ries in season? More...

Sports

Ducking the fast ball

Colorado Rockies player Landon Padgett ducks a fast ball at a little league game against Washington- Wilkes on Tuesday, April 19. More...

Obituaries

George Allen Bunch

Mr. George Allen Bunch, 91, of Thomson Road, entered into rest on Friday, April 22, 2016 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington, Georgia. Private graveside services were held at 2 p.m. More...

Frances Barinowski O’Neill

Frances Barinowski O’Neill, 87, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, peacefully entered the presence of her Savior on April 19, 2016 at her home. A memorial service was held at 11:45 a.m. 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...