February 21, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

City awarded a GMA grant to promote health, wellness

The City of Lincolnton has been selected by the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA) to receive one of the Employee Health and Well­being Incentive Grants. More...

Renowned chainsaw sculptor to demonstrate craft March 2

Chad Gainey, chainsaw artist, is coming once again to Lincoln County to give a live carving dem­onstration at Lincolnton Outdoors, from 8 a.m.. More...

Chamber members asked to nominate Business of the Year

The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its Business of the Year award. More...

News

Kettle Creek Chapter participates in Revolutionary War Days

The Kettle Creek Chapter, NS­DAR, had its presence known in several areas in Wilkes and Lin­coln counties during Revolution­ary War Days February 8-10.  More...

Lincoln County School System Breakfast Menu

Mon., Feb. 25 - Fri., March 1

l Monday - Blueberry pancake pup or cereal choice. l Tuesday - Chicken biscuit or cereal bar. l Wednesday - Steak biscuit or cereal choice. l Thursday - Waffles w/bacon or cereal bar. l Friday - Dr. More...

Lincoln County School System Lunch Menu

Mon., Feb. 25 - Fri., March 1

l Monday - Hotdog on bun, creamy coleslaw, baked beans, tater tots, fruit. l Tuesday - Taco Tuesday, lettuce & tomato combo, buttered corn, Mexican fiesta rice, raw veggies w/ dip, fruit. More...

People

Haynes named to Dean’s List at Brewton-Parker

Dominique Haynes qualified for the Dean’s List at Brewton-Parker College of Mount Vernon, Geor­gia, for the Fall 2018 semester, announced Dr. More...

Just ONE

Three members of The Lincoln County FFA got the opportunity to travel to the FFA National Convention. More...

LCHS students were all smiles on Valentine’s Day

Lincoln County High School students (l-r) Ali Aycock, Gracie Kent, and Da’Nautica Kendrick were all smiles when they received their Valentine’s Day goodies that were dropped off at the school on February 14.   More...

Worship

Bethany United Methodist Church

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The TIE THAT BINDS

Up until relatively recent times, one’s closest neighbor was often miles away, and a trip to the county seat was an all day affair. More...

Come Worship with us

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...

Rev. Fryer will be the guest speaker at annual NAACP banquet Feb. 23

Rev. Larry Fryer will be the speaker at this year’s annual ban­quet for the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) to be held at 6 p.m., on Saturday, February 23, at The Lincoln Center.  More...

Board approves retirement of several popular teachers

There were several surprises that came at the end of the Feb­ruary meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education once the board returned from executive session. Superintendent Dr. More...

LCHS/MS students celebrate National FFA Week

The Lincolnton Chapter of the FFA is celebrating “National FFA Week” February 16-23. Locally, the observance is held in recognition of the impact that FFA has on chapter members and the community at large. More...

College, career fair will be held today at LCHS cafeteria

The Career, Technical, and Ag­riculture Education (CTAE) De­partment at Lincoln County High School is planning a college and career fair for students and the community 1:30-4 p.m., Thursday, February 21, in the LCHS cafete­ria.  More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Amateur magician’s practice session doesn’t end well for wife

You might have heard about the amateur magician who, while prac­ticing new tricks in his living room, accidentally turned his wife into a La-Z-Boy recliner.  He tried all the magic words he knew to turn her back, but nothing worked. More...

Cartoon

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Vegetable varieties

Choosing vegetable varieties is one of the highlights of my vegetable growing season. I think the reason I enjoy this so much is because it is like you have a chance to start fresh each year. More...

Obituaries

Melvin Lamar Tucker

Mr. Melvin Lamar Tucker, 72, of Washington, Georgia, entered into rest on Monday, February 11, 2019, at Augusta University Hospital, Augusta.  There are no plans for a memorial service at this time.  More...

Thelma L. Cox

Mrs. Thelma L. Cox, 83, entered into rest on Sunday, February 17, at the home of her cousin, Tina Lewis in Thomson, Georgia  The graveside service was held at 11 a.m., on Tuesday, February 19, at Jones Chapel Church cem­etery with Rev. More...

Henry Will Holloway

Mr. Henry Will Holloway, 78, entered into eternal rest on Friday, February 15, at Thomson Health and Rehabilitation.  The funeral service was held at 3 p.m., on Sunday, February 17, at Double Branches Baptist Church with Rev. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Masons to meet The Lincolnton Masonic Lodge 354 holds its regular meeting on the third Thursday of every month. Dinner is served at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7:30. AA meeting More...