February 15, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Bonner winds up for season

Pitcher Colton Bonner winds up to bring the heat at a Red Devil varsity baseball game, as he and his teammates are now in full swing with the baseball season. More...

STAR Student and Teacher selected

William LeRoy has been named STAR Student for the Lincoln County High School Class of 2018. Kathy Thomas, a math teacher at LCHS, was selected by LeRoy to be his STAR Teacher. More...

LCHS choral students set to perform in CSRA Invitational Concert Feb. 20

Several of Lincoln County High School’s choral students have been invited to perform in the CSRA Invitational Concert, hosted by the Augusta University Department of Music, on Tuesday, February 20, beginning at 7:30 p.m.  More...

Red Devil soccer season underway

The Red Devil girls and boys soccer season has begun, as the girls team, including #20 Avery Wheeler, #21 Bailey Maxwell, #10 Becca Lagroon, and #11 Heather Johnson, had a chance to flex their skills More...

Editorial Page

Never forget who’s behind the wheel on life’s highway

Words of Encouragement

Maybe you heard about the two elderly ladies enjoying a leisurely drive to church one Sunday morning.  The car blew through two red lights, a couple of stop signs, and missed the turn into the church drive.  “Do you realize you just p More...

Quitting Time

Across The Savannah

No guts, no glory they say, and it is true. If you’ve ever taken a job and realized right off it was a mistake but stayed anyway, this column is for you. More...

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Worship

Goshen Baptist Church

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THAT CERTAIN SMILE

The joy of Living comes to all those who have received Christ as their Savior. 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...

New county ordinance will establish needed Fire Services Advisory Board

A new ordinance to establish a Fire Services Advisory Board was met with approval by the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners. More...

Council votes to decrease usage rate; approves purchase of police vehicle

The Lincolnton City Council voted to decrease the water rate bases on an explanation and rec­ommendation by Kenny Green, of G. Ben Turnipseed Engineers in Augusta, the city’s engineer.  More...

Welcome E. Mason honored for life as Pioneer Educator

Welcome E. Mason was the hon­ored guest at a banquet recogniz­ing him as a Pioneer Educator on Saturday, February 3, at the Senior Center.  More...

Community invited to bench dedication for late Sheriff Beggs

A special ceremony honoring the memory of the late Sheriff Bruce Beggs will be held on Monday, February 19, beginning at 4 p.m. at the Lincoln County Courthouse, to which the community is invited to attend.  More...

Dooly’s grave discovery highlights Elijah Clarke Day

While the annual Elijah Clarke Day celebration held last week­end provided its usual memorial grandeur in honoring fallen Revo­lutionary War patriots – including Clark himself, amongst many others – most notable was the discussed topic of More...

Correction

An error was made in last week’s edition of The Lincoln Journal re­garding a house fire off Goldman Johnson Road. More...

People

General Assembly news from Tom McCall

The House kicked off the fifth week of the 2018 legislative ses­sion on Monday, February 5, and have only a few weeks left until “Cross Over Day”.  We began the week by passing the amended version of the 2018 bud­get focusing on requ More...

Arnett named to President’s List at Ga. Southern

Georgia Southern University recent­ly recognized approximately 1,500 students for excellence in academics on the Fall 2017 President’s List. More...

Bailey named to President’s List at Ga. State Univ.

Hayden Bailey of Lincolnton was named to the Fall 2017 President’s List at Georgia State University.  To be eligible for the President’s List, students must earn a 4.0 GPA for the semester and complete at least nine semester hours of More...

Obituaries

Rev. Robert D. Adams

Rev. Robert D. Adams, 73, of Prater Rd., entered into rest on Friday, February 9, 2018 at his residence.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, February 13, at Goshen Baptist Church. Interment followed in the church cemetery.  More...

Roland Eugene Juhasz

Mr. Roland Eugene Juhasz, 59, of Goldman Johnson Rd. More...

Camille Hogan Leverette

Ms. Camille Hogan Leverette was born in Lincoln County, Geor­gia on December 12, 1922. She gained her angel wings and transi­tioned from this life of 95 years on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at her home. 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...