January 26, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Russell and Carol Reese receive Citizenship Award

Russell and Carol Reese were presented with the More...

Over 140 students attend career fair at LCHS Jan. 19

Approximately 140 students and 15 parents took part in a career fair held Thursday, January 19, in the LCHS Cafeteria. More...

Qualifying fees set by commissioners at called meeting

Qualifying fees were set for candidates running for a seat on the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners or the Lincoln County Board of Education at a called meeting of the commissioners held Monday, January 23. More...

State and region honorees

Larry Campbell, head football coach at LCHS, and several Red Devils have received honors at both the area and state levels. The two all-state teams are selected by the staff at More...

News

Portrait contest will benefit ACS Relay For Life May 12-13

Koehler Galleries presents a portrait contest for youth of all ages! Families are encouraged to contact Mrs. Judy Jordan, owner, at 706-3595848 to schedule a photo session and enter the competition. Photo sessions will be held February 2 15, 2006. More...

Legal assistance available for relative caregives of children

In Richmond County and the surrounding rural communities, there are approximately 12,800 grandparentsheaded households. More...

USDA offers energy cost offset for completion of EQIP practices

Agriculture Deputy Secretary Chuck Conner today announced $40 million for one-time payment adjustments that will allow eligible Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) participants to complete conservation practices that have been delayed bec More...

People

Michelle Renee Harrison weds Thomas Patrick Paquette, Jr.

Michelle Renee Harrison and Thomas Patrick Paquette, Jr., both of Evans, Georgia, were united in marriage on December 29, 2005 at 8:00 p.m., in the evening, during an impressive double ring ceremony at Disney More...

JACOB RYAN SMITH

Mr. and Mrs. Jefferson Ryan Smith are proud to announce the birth of their son, Jacob Ryan, born on Christmas Eve, December 24, 2005 at St. Mary More...

Santa visits Over the Rainbow

The students in two classes at Over the Rainbow were treated to a wonderful Christmas party. Santa made a surprise visit and had lots of fun singing and letting each child sit on his lap and talk with him about their wish list. 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...

City votes against county’s proposal to treat sewage

The City of Lincolnton voted 3-2 against accepting a proposal made by Lincoln County, calling for the city to treat sewage from the Blackjack Community. More...

National Legion Commander makes first visit to Post 194

Thomas L. Bock is set to make history when he arrives at American Legion Post 194 on Friday, February 3. More...

Jurnors named for January Term of superior court

The Lincoln County Grand Jury will convene on Monday, January 30, at 9:30 a.m. at the Lincoln County Courthouse. More...

City receives DOT TE grant for sidewalks and lighting

The City of Lincolnton is the recipient of a $412,000 Transportation Enhancement (TE) grant from the Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT). More...

Volunteers prepare for TOT

Volunteers are already working to make the Fifth Annual Thunder Over Thurmond (TOT) the best ever! More...

Globe-trotting students

Katharine Wright (l) and Chelsey Willis, former Spanish students at LCHS, recently spoke to Helene Rhodes More...

Editorial Page

I hate to beat a dead horse, so to speak, but getting old is just not what I imagined it would be. More...

Chamber calendar of events

February 10-13 Lincoln Co School System Winter Holidays. More...

Chamber Chatter

The next time .. . you hear someone say automation is taking our jobs, consider this: There is full employment in underdeveloped countries without modern machinery, but most people there live in poverty. More...

Obituaries

Rev. Leo B. Carpenter

Rev. Leo B. Carpenter, 76, of Carpenter Road, entered into rest on Tuesday, January 17, 2006 at the residence. More...

Grace Bailey Brown

Mrs. Grace Bailey Brown, 78, wife of the late George Lee Brown of Crook Road, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 11, 2006 at her residence. More...

Public Notices

Legals

DEBTORS AND CREDITORS NOTICE All creditors of the estate of Barbara Ann Covington, deceased, late of Lincoln County, Georgia, are hereby required to render in their claims or demands to the undersigned according to law, and all persons indebted to s More...