February 16, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

County approves franchise agreement for cable services

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners voted to enter into a franchise agreement with the Wilkes Telephone and Electric Company to provide cable services throughout the county. More...

Activity report for police dept. issued by chief

An departmental report was issued recently by Lincolnton Police Chief Jim Justice. More...

NAACP to host annual banquet at Lincoln Center

The annual Lincoln County NAACP Banquet will be held Saturday, February 25, beginning at 7 p.m. at The Lincoln Center. More...

News

Oxendine offers insurance tips on protecting property

Severe Weather Awareness Week in Georgia is Feb. 19 25, and Insurance Commissioner John Oxendine wants to remind homeowners of some important insurance tips to protect their property from tornadoes, flooding and other weather-related hazards. More...

Corps to conduct primitive weapons hunt at Bussey Pt.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will conduct a primitive weapons turkey hunt in the Bussey Point Management Area on Fri., March 31 and Sat., April 1. Muzzleloaders and archery will be allowed on both days. More...

Ten free trees offered to new Feb. members

Ten free American red bud trees will be given to each person from Georgia who joins The National Arbor Day Foundation during February 2006. More...

Obituaries

Juanita Massey Anthony

Mrs. Juanita Massey Anthony, 79, wife of the late Enos Anthony of Goshen St., entered into rest on Friday, February 10, 2006 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington. More...

Martha Elizabeth Goldman

Martha Elizabeth More...

William Sidney Partridge Jr.

Mr. William Sidney Partridge Jr., 85, of Crawfordville, Ga., entered into rest on Monday, February 6, 2006 at University Hospital in Augusta, Ga. More...

BOE reviews summary of End-of-Course Test scores

A summary of EOCT (End-ofCourse Test) scores, posted by students at LCHS, was presented to the Lincoln County Board of Education by School Superintendent Randall Edmunds. More...

Miss LCMS Pageant is tonight

Twenty-nine girls in grades six, seven, and eight will be taking part in the annual Miss LCMS Pageant tonight (Thursday) at 7:30 p.m. in the school auditorium. More...

Driver uninjured in early morning accident

A Pharaoh More...

New school and SPLOST discussed at BOE planning session

A new school and a new SPLOST (Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax) were two of the items under discussion at the Lincoln County Board of Education More...

Editorial Page

If you are reading this, Valentines Day has come and gone and in all likelihood some of you who were expecting a candlelit dinner out on the town, roses, and Godiva chocolates ended up with take-out Chinese, a couple of dandelions and, if your sweeth More...

Tips to reduce your heating bills

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

Rising energy costs will have a major impact on the family budget this winter. This is especially true for low-income families who spend 13 to 20 percent of their household income on utilities. More...

To the Editor

Look a little deeper

TO THE EDITOR When I first read of a new high school, I made a frantic call to my mama hoping she would tell me I misunderstood. 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...