March 23, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

SADD talent show will feature student entertainers March 28

The annual Students Against De­structive Decisions (SADD) talent show will feature Lincoln County middle and high school student entertainers, and the community is invited to attend. The show is slated for Tuesday, March 28, beginning at 7 p.m. More...

Detention Facility will Hire Locals First

Washington city officials met with representatives from the De­partment of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) to organize a series of job fairs for the staffing of the forthcoming Re­gional Wilkes Youth Detention Cen­ter that is expected to be operational in Dec More...

Hidden Blessings pop-up shopping will begin Friday

Hidden Blessings Consignment and Upscale Pop-Up Shopping will be held on Friday, March 24, from 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, March 25, from 8 a.m.-noon at First Assembly of God in the Family Life Center.  More...

Editorial Page

Tom McCall’s weekly update

I want to start out my letter by wishing “The Market Bulletin” a happy 100 years of covering Geor­gia’s agriculture community! “The Market Bulletin” is a publication of the Georgia Department of Agri­culture. More...

The Humble Chamber Pot

Across The Savannah

Rambling through woods I spot­ted a thing white. It lay in pine straw, the barest of white visible. Digging it free, I understood at once that I had stumbled upon a chamber pot. More...

Political Cartoon

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Obituaries

Laura Oleeta Danner Britt

Mrs. Laura Oleeta Danner Britt, 82, of Tifton, passed away Wednes­day, February 22, 2017, at Tift Re­gional Medical Center.  More...

Chandler Stephen McCall

Mr. Chandler Stephen McCall, 36, of Cleveland, Tennessee, entered into rest on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Tennova Medical Center in Cleveland.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. More...

Ollie Gaines Myers

Mr. Ollie Gaines Myers, one of Lincoln County’s last surviving World War II veterans, died peace­fully on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Georgia War Veterans Home in Augusta. He was 97 years old.  More...

Worship

Pleasant Grove C.M.E. Church

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Mister Banjo

The happy sound of banjo music brings enjoyment to all within earshot. 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...

Chamber recognizes Lee Builders as ‘Business of the Year’ for 2016

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Thrift and clothing ministry restocks spring wear items

As winter winds to a close, The Master’.s.Closet.–.a.thrift.and.cloth­ing . ministry with the Lincolnton United Methodist Church – has set out its spring and summer clothing lines for community shopping and outreach.  More...

Night of the Arts to be held tonight at LCES campus

The first annual “Night of the Arts” at Lincoln County Elementary School will be held on Thursday, March 23, from 6-7 p.m.  The community is invited to enjoy an evening pursuing student art, sponsored by LCES and the LCES PTO.  More...

LCHS is recognized by GDA as a ‘High-Progress School’

Lincoln County High School has received the honor of being recog­nized as a Title I “High-Progress School” for a third year, as the an­nouncement for the 2016-2017 hon­orees were recently released by the Georgia Department of Education.&n More...

Couch reaches back for the out!

Red Devil Luke Couch gets the out in a game against Aquinas. More...

People

LCMS announces students named to honor roll for second nine weeks

Lincoln County Middle School is proud to announce the following students have been named to Honor Roll for the second nine weeks. Honor Roll students must have a 90 or above in all subjects. More...

Leathersville News

l Elaine Timmerman carried us to the doctor on Monday and out for lunch. Nice to have children to help. Ours are always very good to take care of us. l Anne Wright came Wednesday and brought lunch. More...

Shively, Folger perform with Johnson at Hodgson Hall

Austin Shively and Thomas Folger performed with celebrated Grammy winner, Craig Hella John­son on March 17 and 18 at Uni­versity of Georgia Hodgson Hall and at First Presbyterian Church in midtown Atlanta. More...

Sports

Turkey season opens statewide Sat.

The highly anticipated opening day of turkey hunting season is Saturday, March 25 and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division ex­pects that the 2017 season will be better than 2016. More...

Get educated before boating season

The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) and state, federal and nonprofit partners encourage boat­ers to enroll in a boating education course prior to the kickoff of the boating season.  More...

Duncan lands a big cat!

Bubba Duncan caught this 60 pound blue catfish in Clarks Hill Lake on March 17. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE GEORGIA, LINCOLN COUNTY PROBATECOURT  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...