June 15, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Learning the game

A baseball camp was held recently for youth in grades 3-8 at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. More...

Varsity Cheerleaders

The members of the 2006-2007 LCHS Varsity Cheerleading Squad More...

News

Leathersville News

Mr. and Mrs. Art Fizer, Mrs. Edna Bailey, Mrs. Trudelle Bentley and Ms. Carolyn Goff have been visitors of James and Nancy Bailey. More...

Sizzling summer heat scorching landscapes

Water restrictions aren't the only threat to green Georgia lawns. The searing summer heat is scorching landscapes across the state. More...

Contest winners

A baby contest, sponsored by the Pastor's Aide of Parks Grove F.B.H. More...

People

Turner initiated into Alpha Chapter, Phi Beta Kappa at UGA

Tyson Turner, son of Eddy and Lilly Turner of Lincolnton, has been initiated into the Alpha Chapter, Phi Beta Kapa, University of Georgia. More...

Four local students receive degrees during UGA commencement

An estimated 4,500 University of Georgia students completed requirements for their degrees at the end of the 2006 spring semester. More...

Elizabeth Nicole Phillips weds Jonathan Edward Crook May 20

Elizabeth Nicole Phillips and Jonathan Edward Crook of Lincolnton, exchanged wedding vows in a double ring ceremony Saturday, May 20, at six o'clock in a garden wedding at the home of Jerry and Frankie Phillips, grandparents of the bride, of Lincolnt More...

Worship

Willis to perform at Smyrna

Rev. Kathy Lamon and the congregation of Smyrna United Methodist Church invite the community to hear a concert performed by Mrs. Saundra Powell Willis of Columbia, SC on June 18th at 6 p.m. More...

MIND AND MACHINERY

It is an elementary fact of our civilization that man has the ability to discover ore in the earth and transform that ore into a piece of complex equipment. More...

Installation service

White Rock Baptist Church will host the installation of their newly More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Searles to be honored Freedom Ministries Church invites everyone to its musical appreciation to honor Melvine Searles on June 24, 6 p.m. at The Lincoln Center. Franklin Jones is pastor. More...

County gives final approval to three major subdivisions

New subdivisions were the order of the day at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners held Thursday, June 8. More...

Board adopts FY 2007 Budget; LCHS students excell on GHSGT

After two votes, the Lincoln County Board of Education approved the FY 2007 Budget at its regular meeting held Tuesday, June 6. More...

Riordan arrested by Columbia Co. for solicitation

A Lincoln County man was arrested about 2 p.m. Friday, June 9, by the Criminal Investigation Division of the Columbia County Sheriff's Office for attempting to "seduce, lure, and entice a minor." More...

Numerous cases are disposed of during waived jury trials

Waived jury trials were held Thursday, June 8, at the Lincoln County Courthouse, with Judge Harold Hinesley presiding. More...

Burkham releases new CD

Kelly Ray Burkham has the look of a country music singer - most importantly, he has a voice that'll make you want to hug your mama, jump on a train, spend the night in jail, buck dance on the courthouse steps, and cry in your Starbucks' frappucino wi More...

Editorial Page

Several activities planned for Thunder of Thurmond celebration

Lincoln County and McCormick County, S.C. will partner again to host the 5th Annual Thunder Over Thurmond Independence Day Celebration to be held Sat., July 8, 2006. More...

Chamber Chatter

We just had our annual Little Mr. and Mrs. Pageant and it was a huge success. Every one of the girls and boys who were in the pageant were all deserving of the title, as all of them would have represented us very well. More...

Tips offered on keeping the heat from turning deadly this summer

Watching a thermometer blow its top may be funny in a cartoon, but for many Georgians, that mercuryboiling heat is all too real, and it can be dangerous. More...

Sports

Georgia has the great places to go bass fishing

There are anglers that dream of reeling in a fish that exceeds the weight of the world record largemouth bass caught in Georgia in 1932 (22 lbs 4 oz). More...

Trophy large mouth

James McAvoy, 13, grandson of Tommy and Lou Lee of Lincolnton, More...

Obituaries

Joel Robert "Joe" Cooper, Sr.

Mr. Joel Robert "Joe" Cooper, Sr., husband of Orena Talbert Cooper, of Bethany Church Road, entered into rest Thursday, June 8, 2006 at his residence. More...

Hilda N. Walker

Mrs. Hilda Norman Walker, 89, entered into rest Tuesday, June 6, 2006 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington. More...

Robert Alfred White, Sr.

Mr. Robert Alfred White, Sr., 63, formerly of Athens, entered into rest Thursday, June 8, 2006 at House of Life Personal Care Home, Augusta. More...

Public Notices

NOTICE

The proposed budget for FY 2006-2007 was delivered to the Lincoln County Development Authority on June 15, 2006. More...

NOTICE

The proposed budgets for the Lincoln County General Fund, the Lincoln County Water Fund, and the Miscellaneous Funds Budgets were delivered to the Board of Commissioners on Monday, June 12, 2006. More...