April 13, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Fire destroys Thompson home

A fire destroyed the home of Virginia Mae Thompson on Petersburg Place Monday, April 10. When firemen arrived on the scene at 4:10 p.m., the structure was fully engulfed in flames. More...

Looking for family Bibles

Dianne Poteat (l), genealogy librarian at the Lincoln County Library, is asking local residents to bring in their family Bibles so the marriages, births, deaths, etc. can be copied for the archives. More...

Potential jurors named for criminal trial week

The Lincoln County Superior Court will hear criminal cases when the court's April Term begins Monday, April 17, at the Lincoln County Courthouse. More...

Mulberry to host special service Fri.

Mulberry Christian Methodist Episcopal Church will host its fifth annual ecumenical service for the community on Good Friday (April 14) at 7 p.m. More...

News

LCHS Student Council to host Prom Promise Week

This year, the Lincoln County High School Student Council will host Prom Promise Week April 17 21. More...

Leathersville News

Linda Graves of Monroe, Ga. visited in the William Bentley home Monday night. More...

Hiking the Appalachian Trail

Lincoln County resident Abigail Minor carried her Lincoln Journal More...

People

Celebrating in style

Mrs. Geraldine Davis celebrated her 38th birthday on Saturday, April 1 at Logan's Road House in Augusta. The evening began with a surprise stretch limousine filled with nine of her family and friends, provided by her husband, Mr. More...

Amanda Jade Postell to wed Grover W. Fox, III June 10

Mr. and Mrs. Derrell Armstrong Postell, of Evans, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Jade Postell, to Grover Webster Fox III, son of Mr. and Mrs. Grover Webster Fox, Jr. of Lincolnton, Ga. More...

Amberly Aycock named to Dean's List at Furman

Amberly W. Aycock, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Marion Aycock, was named to the Dean's List for winter term 2006 at Furman University. More...

City approves proposal to treat county sewage

A plan proposing that the City of Lincolnton accept sewage from the Blackjack Community was adopted at the regular meeting of the mayor and council held Monday, April 10. More...

GBI investigates shooting death of Oxford resident

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office are currently conducting an investigation into the death of Steven James Moszczenski, 43, of Oxford, Georgia. More...

Peachy Clean Day set for Sat.

City and county residents are urged to fill up their water bottles, put on their walking shoes, and slather on plenty of sunscreen for "Peachy Clean Day" set for Saturday, April 15. More...

Fund set up at FSB to benefit Davis and family

A fund has been established at Farmers State Bank to aid Kathie Davis, who had a brain aneurysm to burst last week while vacationing in Florida. More...

Minority Health Month focuses on information and initiative

The Lincoln County Health Department continues to join health care professionals around the state in observing April as "Minority Health Month" in Georgia by providing the public with information on prostate cancer, colon cancer, and diabetes, diseas More...

New scoreboard at rec. complex

The LCHS Red Devil Baseball Team and its fans are really enjoying the new scoreboard at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. More...

Editorial Page

Library Check-Out

Friends of the Library's semi-annual book sale will begin Monday, May 1 and run through Saturday, May 6, in the Dova Partridge Annex at the library. Used books may be purchased during library hours on all six days. More...

Allergies nothing to sneeze at

For millions of Americans the arrival of spring is met with mixed emotions. More...

Reality check for parents and students

How well-prepared is your teen for college and the working world? Most parents believe that their schools do a good job of preparing students for college and careers. But things may not be as good as we think they are. More...

Obituaries

SGM William H. Wood

SGM. William H. Wood, U.S. Army retired of Augusta Hwy., entered into rest on Thursday, April 6, 2006 at his residence. He was 76. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC A petition for a variance request has been filed with the city council requesting that property located on May Avenue, owned by Ellie Ruth Beggs. A public hearing will be held at City Hall on May 1, 2006. 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...