October 13, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

County approves tax levy; Loco VFD receives grant

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners approved the tax levy for FY 2006 at its regular meeting held Thursday, October 6. More...

St. Luke celebrates centennial Oct. 16

St. Luke Baptist Church will hold its centennial celebration on Sunday, October 16, beginning at 2:30 p.m. More...

News

Lending a hand

Stephanie Royal took along her copy of The Lincoln Journal More...

Firearms season opens Sat.

White-tailed deer are the most popular game animal in Georgia, and since 96 percent of licensed, resident hunters pursue this species using modern firearms, they eagerly are anticipating the upcoming opening day of firearms deer season on Saturday, O More...

Agrosecurity Awareness Training Oct. 14

News for Families & Consumers The University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service

Think about Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. What happened to all the cattle, chickens, hogs and horses? Does a person responding to an emergency at a flooded poultry house know of the dangers? More...

Sports

Bulldogs no match for Devils; 378 War looms

The Lord works in mysterious ways. The Lincoln County Junior Varsity More...

Obituaries

William Ozzie Ashmore

Mr. William Ozzie (Billy) Ashmore, Sr., 74, of Belton, S.C., entered into rest on Friday, September 16, 2005 at his residence. More...

Claude M. Beggs

Mr. Claude M. Beggs, 92, of Double Branches Road, entered into rest Monday, October 3, 2005 at Wills Memorial Hospital in Washington. More...

John F. Kane

John F. Kane, 83, of Comanche Circle, entered into rest on Thursday, October 6, 2005 at Warrenton Health & Rehabilitation Center. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

All of the United Methodist Churches are able to receive money donations to help the hurricane victims. One hundred percent of the money is used directly to help the victims through the United Methodist Committee on relief No administration cost. More...

BOE sets millage rate at 15; hears report on SAT scores

The Lincoln County Board of Education set the millage rate for FY 2006 at 15 mills at the group More...

Potential jurors named for criminal trial week

The Lincoln County Superior Court will hear criminal cases when the court More...

Collecting school supplies

Edie Murray More...

Music and inspiration at Youth 4 Christ Fall Jam

The More...

Editorial Page

To the Editor

Calling on God

TO THE EDITOR Thanks to our president for recently calling on our nation to pray for our country and the Gulf Coast hurricane victims. Thanks also to many other leaders for supporting him. More...

October 13, 1775: Navy established The

October 13, 1775: Continental Navy established The Continental Congress authorizes construction and administration of the first American naval force More...

People

Preticia Ann Anderson weds Rashawn T. Bennett Sept. 17

Preticia Ann Anderson and Rashawn Terrell Bennett were joined together in holy matrimony at a double ring ceremony on September 17, 2005 at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Anderson with Rev. Tonita Cody officiating. More...

KAYDEN LEIGH CROOK Eddie and Laural Crook of Lincolnton, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Kayden Leigh, born Friday, September 30, 2005 at Doctor More...

Caps completes basic training at Parris Island

Marine Corps Pvt. Isaias T. Caps, III, a 2005 graduate of Lincoln County High School, Lincolnton, Ga., recently completed 13 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. More...

Public Notices

Walton celebrates first birthday at grandparents home

Ethan Daniel Walton, son of Dan and Adrea Walton, celebrated his first birthday on September 3, 2005 at the home of his grandparents, Larry and Diane Walton, on Double Branches Road. More...

Each month, the Lincoln County Action Council (LCAC) will invite a Lincoln County Department Head to speak at its monthly meeting. More...

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS FOR CONSTRUCTION OF WATER SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS FOR CITY OF LINCOLNTON, GEORGIA

Sealed proposals will be received by the CITY OF LINCOLNTON, GEORGIA at City Hall, 125 North Peachtree Street, Lincolnton, Georgia 30817 until 10:00 a.m. local time October 20, 2005 at which time and place they will be publicly opened and read. More...