July 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Hice and staff will be guests at ‘meet and greet’

Tenth District Congressman Jody Hice and his staff will be guests of honor at a “meet and greet,” which will take place from 5 until 6 p.m. on Monday, August 3. More...

Editorial Page

Across The Savannah

Chasing a Legend The lost Confederate gold

My latest Southern adventure down here below the gnat line came about in an unlikely way and involves a strange mix of ge­ographies. More...

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

The Way We Were

As I am on a brief vacation (I have four doctor’s appointments in Augus­ta this week) I am running an older column about my dear departed mother. She was one of a kind and there will never be another like her. 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. More...

Sports

Baseballs best

Smoltz honored with Hall of Fame induction

This past Sunday John Andrew Smoltz, a 48-year-old Michigan native, was inducted into the Base­ball Hall Of Fame in the lovely vil­lage of Cooperstown, N.Y. More...

Worship

Pleasant Grove C.M.E Church

Full Story

Only a Shell

The structure shown 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...

Register now for book bags at Faith Community Church

The Faith Community Church will be handing out book bags on Sunday, August 2, during its 10:30 a.m. worship service. The initiative is geared toward all students, whether they are in elementary school, middle school, or high school. More...

Ty Davis will be guest speaker at History in the Park Aug. 6

Ty Davis, a living history en­thusiast from Lincoln County, will be the guest speaker for the fifth installment in the “2015 History in the Park” lecture series, sponsored by the Lincoln County Historical Society. More...

Foul play is not suspected in woman’s death

The body of a 33-year-old female has been sent to the state crime lab to determine the circumstances of her death on Monday, July 27, ac­cording to Lincoln County Sheriff Bruce Beggs. More...

Opinions

Dr. Hice to preach Aug. 3

TO THE EDITOR Thinking about four words. ONE - all together, undivided, all equal. NATION - ours, freedom, pride, duty, honor. UNDER - follow, sub­ordinate to, protected by, sheltered. GOD - power, authority, knowledge, nurturing. More...

Poisoning is criminal offense

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People

Foundation offers ten free trees for new memberships in August

Add color to your landscape year- round by joining the Arbor Day Foundation in August. More...

Walker reunion

The descendants and connected families of Daniel Lumpkin Walker and Elizabeth Stephenson Walker will meet for their annual reunion on Sun., Aug. 16 at Fishing Creek Baptist Church. A covered dish lunch will be served at 1 p.m. More...

Reserved seats on sale

Reserved seats for the 2015 Red Devil Football Season will be on sale at the high school, 200 Charles Ward Elam Dr., beginning Tues., Aug. 4. Ticket window will be open daily from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Nancy Carol Bain Epps

Ms. Nancy Carol Bain Epps, 68, of N. Washington St., entered into rest July 21, 2015 at her residence. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 25 at Hephzi­bah Baptist Church with Rev. Paul C. Reviere officiating. More...

Community Calendar

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...