May 18, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Middle school students recognized at reception

"Achieving Excellence" was the theme of the 18th Annual Sixth and Seventh-Grade Academic Reception held Tuesday, May 9, in the school cafeteria. More...

City approves memorandum for grant funds

The Lincolnton City Council approved a "memorandum of understanding" in connection with a $412,00 Transportation Enhancement (TE) grant at a called meeting held Monday, May 15, at City Hall. More...

News

Leathersville News

Mr. Bill Rovan visited in the William Bentley home Friday morning. More...

Needs a home

Buffy needs a loving home. If you have one, please call 706-359-6611. More...

Denton signs with Samford Univ.

William Jeffrey Denton, Jr., son of Jeff and Gracia Denton and grandson of Pat and Johnny Crain and Beth and Olin Reed, after a very successful high school cross country and track career at Vestavia Hills High School, Vestavia Hills, Alabama, signed More...

Obituaries

Bert Lewis Aycock

Mr. Bert Lewis Aycock, 88, of Double Branches Road, entered into rest at Lake Crossing Health Care on May 11, 2006. More...

Margaret E. Beaty

Margaret Elizabeth Crawford Beaty, 89, of Gainesville, Fla., entered into rest on Saturday, March 18, 2006. More...

John Thomas Harnesberger

Mr. John Thomas Harnesberger, 67, husband of Maria Harnesberger, entered into rest Tuesday May 9, 2006, at Doctors Hospital, Augusta, Ga. More...

Public Notices

Legals

NOTICE OF PETITION TO CHANGE NAME Notice is hereby given that Carl Schluter, attorney for Petitioner Barbara Jean Zellars, the undersigned, filed her petition to the Superior Court of Lincoln County, Georgia, on the 17th day of April, 2006, praying More...

Graduation exercises to be held for 88 LCHS seniors

Graduation exercises for 88 LCHS seniors will be held Friday, May 19, at Buddy Bufford Field, beginning at 8 p.m. More...

Probst to spin the 'Wheel of Fortune' tonight

Cadet 2nd Class Casey Probst will be appearing as a contestant on "Wheel of Fortune" tonight (Thursday) at 7 p.m. on Channel 12 (CBS/Augusta). More...

Band students honored at annual awards ceremony

Ceremony was held Monday, May 8, in the school cafeteria. More...

Missing Elbert Co. teenager returned unharmed to family

Stephanie Kendra Dove, 15, who was listed as missing in last week's edition of More...

Editorial Page

I'm aware that Mothers Day has already come and gone so I apologize for discussing it again in this week's column but the definition of epiphany being what it is, "a sudden intuitive realization through an ordinary circumstance," my excuse is that I More...

This Week in Washington

Most Georgians can't afford $3 a gallon gasoline. If prices stay where they are this month, our working families will have to cut their household budgets to cover the increased costs. That means a loss in sales to other businesses and fewer jobs. More...

People

Stephanie Miranda Harrison to wed Kenneth Dyer July 1

Stephanie Miranda Harrison and Kenneth Dyer, both of Albany, Georgia announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. More...

Arrington, Bass exchange vows in ceremony May 1

Lisa Marie Arrington and Billy Anthony Bass were united in holy matrimony on Monday, May 1, 2006 by Judge Lee D. Moss at the Lincoln County Courthouse. More...

A trip to sunny Florida!

Newberry Missionary Baptist Church members and friends traveled to Daytona Beach, Florida on April 3. They didn't forget to take their Lincoln Journal with them! More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

The original Clothes Closet, located on Firetower Rd., has reopened, now as T.I.A. Community Helping Hand. All proceeds will go toward the Lincoln County Food Pantry and emergency needs of the community, 50/50. More...