April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Turkey shoot planned for May 5; proceeds to benefit Driver family

A Turkey shoot to benefit Jared “Bryce” Driver and his family will be held in the Double Branches community Saturday, May 5, with gates opening at 3 p.m. More...

Voter registration ends Tuesday; early voting begins on April 30

The deadline for registering to vote in the General Primary Election is fast approaching. April 24 is the last day a person can register to vote or to update their information if they have moved, such as a name or ad­dress change.  More...

News

Rhodes recognized for service

Dwaine Biggerstaff, president of Friends of Elijah Clark Park, present­ed a plaque of service to past Friend’s president, Dr. John Rhodes. More...

People

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Leathersville News

l Mr. and Mrs. Jim Story of Pomfret, Maryland and Mrs. La­verne Stanley from San Antonio, Texas visited with us on Tuesday afternoon. So nice to have family to visit. More...

Movie review

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Obituaries

Robert Wayne Borchert

Mr. Robert Wayne Borchert, 71, entered into eternal rest on Monday, April 9, 2018 at his residence on Chamberlain Ferry Road.  Graveside services with military honors was held at 11 a.m. More...

Ellyn Jones Bunch

Mrs. Ellyn Jones Bunch, 95, of Delhi Road, Tignall, Georgia, en­tered into rest on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 16, at Beulah Baptist Church. More...

Helen Elizabeth Burke

Helen Elizabeth Burke, 92, of Lincolnton, peacefully moved to her heavenly home on April 12, 2018.  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 awards bid for timber thinning, approves rezoning for new businesses

Thinning of trees located near the Curry Colvin Recreational Center will add money to the coffers of the county, not spend it.  More...

FFA plant sale fundraiser going on now

If Ethel Merman lived in Lincoln County, she wouldn’t be singing “Everything’s Coming Up Roses,” she’d be singing “Everything’s Coming Up Tomatoes,”&he More...

Residents invited to view LCHS ‘Wonderland’ prom

The annual LCHS Junior-Senior Prom will be held Saturday, April 21, from 8-11:30 p.m. More...

Spring concert set for April 25

The Lincoln County Middle and High School Band will pres­ent its annual spring concert on Wednesday, April 25, at 7 p.m. in the school’s auditorium.  More...

Editorial Page

Trustworthy mechanics don’t sell turn signal fluid to customers

Words of Encouragement

After an appointment at the auto service center, a woman told her husband she had been worried the mechanic might try to rip her off.  “I was so relieved,” she said, “when he told me all I needed was turn signal fluid.”&n More...

The Old Three-Seater

Across The Savannah

On the road again, Augusta, Geor­gia. While giving a talk on Geor­gialina, A Southland As We Knew It, my book about the past and how life has surely changed, outhouses came up and a fellow asked if I knew where any stood. More...

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Sports

SRP Park is diamond gem for Greenjackets

Baseball’s Best

“To play 18 years in Yankee Stadium is the best thing that could ever happen to a ball play­er.” – Mickey Mantle, Hall of Fame Yankee outfielder  More...

Worship

Mt. Zion Baptist Church

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THE OVERVIEW

It is a great experience to view our surroundings from an aircraft or a tall building. 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...