July 20, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Beggs sworn in as coroner

Kevin Beggs was appointed by Probate Judge Lee D. Moss as Lincoln County’s official coroner on July 10, upon the resignation of Paul Reviere. More...

Players converge on the ball

Brooks Minyard, Onna Wulf-Attardo, Savannah Lagger, and their teammates converged on the ball in an exciting game of recreation department soccer. More...

Daniels appointed deputy coroner

Coroner Kevin Beggs selected Lorenzo Daniels to serve as Chief Deputy Coroner, and he was sworn in by Judge Moss on July 11. More...

News

Children of St. Paul send treats

This past Saturday, many of the children of St. Paul United Meth­odist Church met to bake sweets and to decorate cards for our law enforcement. More...

Magical days aboard Carnival

Kaylen Willingham spent some of her summer days aboard the Carnival Magic. She’s pictured with cruise director, Rev. Dr. More...

People

Leathersville News

l Anne Wright came Monday and brought lunch. We enjoyed her visit and the lunch was deli­cious. So good to have family who care. l Nobie Dean Hawes visited Monday afternoon. So nice to have friends to visit who care. More...

Families should start now to help ease the transition from summer to school year

Summer break is almost over. That’s right — no more late nights, naps during the day and, my favorite, living without a schedule. More...

ALBERT HARRIS AND ALBERTA H. ELAM

a surprise birthday party at The Rosemont Association Building in Appling. They were joined by fam­ily and friends. More...

Worship

Jones Chapel Church

Full Story

A Different Perspective

We are all familiar with the old saying, “You can’t see the forest for the trees.” It is quite true that we often become so con­cerned with the details and daily functions of living More...

Worship Schedule

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...

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...

County seeks to improve safety with advanced warning flashers

As promised by Chairman Walker Norman, efforts to slow down traffic at the intersection of Highways 47 and 220 at Cliatt Crossing have be­gun, as the Board of Commissioners voted to submit an application for an advanced warning flasher permit so that More...

Dunaway hands down sentences after hearing several guilty pleas

Waived jury trials and pleas were recently heard at the Lincoln County Courthouse. The presiding judge was Roger W. Dunaway Jr., senior judge for the Toombs Judicial Circuit.  More...

Council hires Jim Bowles as new officer; will install security cameras in city hall

Members of the Lincolnton City Council voted to hire a part-time police officer to aid in the shortage of officers on the force at last week’s meeting. More...

Native son returns home to retire, will fill position of extension agent

Lincoln County native Brian Tankersley was introduced as the new part-time county extension agent at the last meeting of the Board of Commissioners, as members bid farewell to Christa Campbell who has served the community for the past six years in th More...

Therapy Dogs and handlers return for family-friendly library program

Therapy Dogs will be at the Lin­coln County Library on Thursday, July 27, at 11 a.m. More...

Editorial Page

Braves pitcher holds the record

Baseball’s best

“A lot of people have remem­bered me just for the grand slams and not that I won 24 games one year. More...

Back from that sunny Georgia beach

Across The Savannah

As I reported last week, my Lin­coln County family and I vaca­tioned at Tybee Island for a week in perfect beach weather. When we packed up to leave Saturday morn­ing, great memories left with us. More...

What if you could talk to anyone living or dead?

Words of Encouragement

Bubba was doing well in his job interview until the human resources manager, wanting to learn some­thing of his personality, asked an off-the-wall question.  “If you could have a conversation with someone, living or dead, who would it be?& More...

Obituaries

Marzie Irene Bryant

Miss Marzie Irene “Sister” Bryant,75,ofCENormanRoad, entered into rest on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia.  Funeral service were held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, July 18, at Hep­hzibah Baptist Church with Rev More...

Conrad Oliva

Mr. Conrad Oliva, U.S. Navy retired, 59, entered into rest on Monday, July 10, 2017 at Charlie Norwood VA Hospital, Augusta.  A memorial service was held at 7 p.m. More...

Marie Tuttle Scott

Mrs. Marie Tuttle Scott, 93, widow of Gilbert N. “Scottie” Scott, entered into rest on Thursday, July 13, 2017.  Funeral service were conducted by Rev. David Bohling at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 15, at Anthony’s Chapel UMC. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF AD­MINISTRATION NOTICE  More...