February 23, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Mays will be the guest speaker at NAACP banquet

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

Ceremony honoring fall athletes set for Tues. at LCHS

The LCHS Fall Sports Ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, February 28, at 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria. More...

Placards available at county tag office

Parking placards for handicapped residents will be available throughout Georgia at local county tag offices beginning Wednesday, March 1. More...

Financial aid workshop set for tonight in LCHS cafeteria

Adrienne Mitchell, a financial aid consultant with the Georgia Student Finance Commission, will conduct a financial aid workshop for seniors and their parents in the LCHS cafeteria, beginning at 6:30 p.m. tonight (Thursday). More...

Park honors General Clark

A wreath-laying ceremony took place Sunday, February 12, at the gravesite of General Elijah Clark, one of the heroes of the Battle of Kettle Creek. More...

Looking back...

Hugh Dyches holds a photograph of a C-46 Twin Engine plane used to transport men and supplies to the China-India-Burma theater of operations during World War II. More...

News

Pre-K registration to be held at BOE office March 10

Lincoln County Georgia Pre-K Registration for the 2006-7 school year will be held on Friday, March 10, 2006, at the Board of Education Offices. The offices are located at 423 Metasville Road in Lincolnton. Registration will begin by 8 a.m. 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...

Notes from the Georgia State Senate

The big news last week in the Georgia General Assembly was the passage of the Senate version of the supplemental More...

Obituaries

Marie Elma Latham

Mrs. Marie Elma Latham, 84, entered into rest on Sunday, February 19, 2006 at the home of her daughter in Lincolnton, Ga. More...

Claude O. Rowland Jr.

Mr. Claude Oliver Rowland, Jr., 82, husband of Edna T. Rowland of Starr, S.C., entered into rest on Friday, February 17, 2006, at Richard M. Campbell Veterans Nursing Home in Anderson, S.C. More...

River of Life looking for help in nominating homes

The 2006 River of Life Mission Advance which will be held July 19 23, is currently in the planning stages. This year they are asking for your help in nominating homes whose owners are in need of their help. More...

Several arrested by sheriff on theft, weapons, drug charges

Arrests on charges ranging from theft to possession of marijuana were included in a recent report issued by the Lincoln County Sheriff More...

Exotic dishes top menu at annual wild game supper

The 30th Annual Wild Game Supper, sponsored by Anthony Chapel United Methodist Church, will be held Saturday, February 25, at the church which is located six miles west of Lincolnton on the Metasville Road. More...

Class of 2007 rules!

Excitement was running high at LCHS on Monday, February 20, as members of the Class of 2007 received their class rings during a special ceremony held in the school auditorium. More...

Leadership Lincoln 2006

Eleven individuals were selected to participate in the 2006 Leadership Lincoln program, coordinated by the Lincoln County Development Authority. More...

Friday is last day to register for Little League

The last day to register to play Lincolnton Lincoln County Little League baseball is Friday, February 24. More...

Family Connection to sponsor ‘Youth Health Day’ March 4

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Editorial Page

To the Editor

TO THE EDITOR I am sending you this letter out of great concern for the safety of the children who ride the Lincoln County school bus system. To protect the rights of juveniles, I will not be able to give names, etc. More...

Saving energy: the incense test

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

Did you know you can reduce the heat losses in your home by up to 30 percent just by sealing air leaks? This can translate into significant savings on your heating bill this winter. More...

Chamber Chatter

Why buy locally?

As a chamber member, a member of the board of directors, and a local business owner, there are some things that stick out in my mind as to why we should buy locally. 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. More...