December 22, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Like a rock

The Christmas story makes me think about rocks. There were rocks in the Judean countryside where the angels appeared that night, scaring a bunch of shepherds almost out of their wits. More...

Garden club announces winners of 2005 Holiday Decoration Gala

The Pine Needle Garden Club recently held a Holiday Decoration Gala to spotlight those individuals and businesses that go the extra mile to More...

Chamber will host annual banquet at Lincoln Center

The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual banquet on Thursday, January 5, at 7 p.m. at The Lincoln Center. More...

News

Shepeard Blood Center to host Christmas drives

Shepeard Community Blood Center will be hosting numerous Christmas blood drives at all centers. Volunteer donors participating in these drives will be entered to win prizes from our generous sponsors: More...

My Soldier program connects soldiers with families, pen pals

The public is asked to More...

Corps will accept trees for recycling Dec. 21 Jan. 9

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Thurmond Lake will accept real Christmas trees for recycling December 21 through January 9. Christmas trees can be dropped off at Riverside Elementary School, located in Evans, Georgia. More...

People

Crazy Hatters meet at Morningside BC for Christmas party

The Lincolnton Crazy Hatters met on December 8 at Morningside Baptist Church Fellowship Hall for their annual Christmas party. More...

KAYLA R. BENNETT Amanda Dunn and Ryan Bennett are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Kayla Ryann Bennett, born December 7, 2005 at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. More...

Stephanie Harrison selected to serve on NCAA’s Div. II Management Council

Stephanie Harrison, Assistant Director of Athletics at Albany State University, has been selected to serve a four-year term on the NCAA More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

The Georgia Department of Labor will be at Lincoln County Family Connection, 115 Main Street, every first Tuesday of the month from 9 a.m. 12 p.m. More...

Numerous cases disposed of during waived jury trials

Waived jury trials were held Monday, December 12, at the Lincoln County Courthouse with Chief Judge Roger W. Dunaway, Jr. presiding. More...

He’s been good, for goodness sake!

Jack Ross Antonakos, 8 months, is all fired up and ready for a visit from Santa Claus. Hopefully, the Jolly Old Elf will bring Jack a kickin More...

Reviere elected to serve as SACS CASI chair-elect

Paul Reviere, a third-grade teacher at LCES, was elected to serve as chair-elect of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools More...

Sheriff Lawson reports on recent drug arrests

Several individuals were recently arrested on drug charges by the Lincoln County Sheriff More...

Toys for local tots

The United States Marine More...

Editorial Page

To the Editor

TO THE EDITOR To the residents of Lincoln and the surrounding counties. More...

Hamming it up

Ham is one of the most popular foods to be enjoyed during the holidays. In spite of its popularity during celebrations, ham is also commonly enjoyed throughout the year. More...

Chamber calendar of events

December 25, 2005 Merry Christmas. January 1, 2006 New Year More...

Sports

Boyle competes in swim meets

Roger Boyle, a tenth grade student at Augusta Preparatory Day School in Augusta, participated in swim meets on December 3 in Macon and December 10 in Augusta at the Aquatic Center. The men More...

Obituaries

Jack A. Tanner

Mr. Jack A. Tanner, 74, of Tanner Road, Lincolnton and Spring Street, Washington, entered into rest Tuesday, December 6, 2005 at Doctors Hospital. More...

Public Notices

ATTENTION ALL BUSINESSES!

From: Lincoln County Your Occupation Tax expires on DECEMBER 31, 2005 Please come by the Planning office 182 Humphrey Street to renew your Business License for 2006!

Businesses will be required to prove that the means of solid waste-disposal utilized by the business is adequate and in compliance with the requirements of Chapter 58 of the Code of Lincoln County. More...

Legals

PRELIMINARY PLAT DETERMINATION The Lincoln County Planning Commission will hold its regularly scheduled meeting in the Commissioners More...