July 23, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Board narrows its search for new superintendent to three candidates

The names of the top three candi­dates for the job of superintendent were released at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Edu­cation held Tuesday, July 14. In alphabetical order, they are Dr. Howie Gunby of Lincolnton; Dr. Samuel P. More...

Board releases the profiles of candidates for superintendent

The Lincoln County Board of Education has selected three candi­dates as finalists in its search for a new superintendent of schools. Dr. Brian Campbell resigned from the position earlier this year. More...

End of summer pizza party

A huge party was held at the Lincoln County Library on Friday, July 17, to celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program. More...

Board meets to interview final three applicants

The Lincoln County Board of Ed­ucation has held meetings on July 6, July 13, and July 17, which primary consisted of executive session. The main purpose was to inter­view and discuss candidates for the job of superintendent. More...

News

Dr Bohannon to speak at CWRT

Dr. Keith Bohannon of the Uni­versity of West Georgia will pres­ent “Confederate Cavalry Gen. More...

Deep sea fishing

Kenneth Reed (bottom photo) and grandson, Deacon Ellis, age six, caught sharks while deep sea fishing at Myrtle Beach. This was Dea­con’s first shark weighing in at 35 pounds. More...

People

Nina Annette Radford weds Seaborn Jeremiah Savage

Nina Annette Radford and Seaborn Jeremiah Savage, both of Lincolnton, Georgia, were united in marriage on Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 3:30pm at Faith Commu­nity Church. The wedding was of­ficiated by Pastor John Belangia, Lincolnton, Ga. More...

Cross-country road trip

The Inglett family, formerly of Lincolnton, recently traveled cross- country to visit their daughter, Grace Jones, and her family in Idaho. They visited Mt. More...

Leathersville News

l Kenneth Smalley, Ken Smalley, Amber Smalley and Dillian Smalley came by Friday to see Uncle Wil­liam and went fishing in the pond. l Anne Wright came Wednesday and carried us to Waynesboro. 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...

Development authority, Inman Solar join forces to enter Ga. Power lottery

The Lincoln County Economic Development Authority and Inman Solar, Inc. have signed a partnership agreement for a proposed 1 million watt (1 megawatt) solar power farm to be located in the Highway 378 Business Park, adjacent to JimTex Yarns. More...

Sheriff’s office warns citizens about sweepstakes phone scam

Once again, we’re getting ham­mered by the Publishers Clearing House scammers,” said Jim Wallen with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. More...

Last session of Jr. Ranger Camp set for July 28-31

A Junior Ranger Camp will be held once again this summer at Eli­jah Clark State Park. The program is geared toward giving children the opportunity to become familiar with the great outdoors in a safe and fun environ­ment. More...

NIA urges elderly to use caution while heat advisories are in place

With summer bearing down on the South, local residents need to remember that hot weather can pose special health risks to older adults and people with chronic medical conditions. More...

Registration taking place for Pop Warner program

For the first time ever, Pop War­ner football and cheerleading will be offered by the Lincoln County Recreation Department, which re­cently joined the East Georgia Pop Warner League. More...

Editorial Page

Across The Savannah

Robert Clark and I were on the road running down, a story about land, a farmhouse, and tomatoes, a story of war, old ways, and survi­vors. More...

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

How hot is it!

I know there must have been hotter summers but just not in my memory. The heat we have been having is the kind that makes you sick. Stay outside for a little bit and you’ll be wringing wet and plain nauseous. More...

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Obituaries

Kathleen McAfee Reeb

Mrs. Kathleen McAfee Reeb, 54, wife of the late Larry Reeb, of Chamberlain Ferry Road., entered into rest on Friday, July 17, 2015 at her residence. In keeping with her wishes, there will be no services. More...

Worship

Man's Resources

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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...