August 17, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Remsen, Creech qualify for vacant Dist. 2 BOE seat

Qualifying for candidates to fill the unexpired term of Marcy Remsen on the Lincoln County Board of Education was held Wednesday, August 9, through Friday, August 11. More...

Lobby at jail no longer open around the clock

Due to the re-location of the dispatching staff to the new 911 center on School Street, the Lincoln County Law Enforcement Center is no longer able to provide bonding and other services 24 hours a day, seven days a week. More...

News

Leathersville News

Mr. and Mrs. George Bailey and Billy Lagroon have been visitors of Mrs. Irene Bailey. More...

Planning session held for Pioneer Day activities

The Lincoln County Historical Society had a very good first Pioneer Day planning meeting on August 10. There were about a dozen in attendance. More...

Eligible seniors may be missing out on benefits

It costs a lot to grow older these days, with prices for prescription drugs, health care and utilities seemingly spiraling out of control. More...

Sports

New hunting seasons and regulations guide now avail.

The 2006-2007 Georgia Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide now is available announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). More...

Hunters must apply for quota hunts online

No longer will you have to search for a paper copy of a deer, turkey or waterfowl quota hunt application or have to keep up with hard copies of rejection notices from previously applied for hunts. More...

Obituaries

Rev. Noland Arrowood

Rev. Noland Arrowood, 65, of Chamberlain Ferry Road, entered into rest on Saturday, August 12, 2006 at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. More...

Mary Remsen Burch

Mrs. Mary Remsen Burch, 86, beloved wife of Henry S. Burch, Sr., of McCormick, S.C., entered into rest on Tuesday, August 8, 2006 at Forest View Manor Assisted Living Facility in McCormick. More...

Sandra B. Haynes

Mrs. Sandra Burton Haynes, 63, of Blairsville, Georgia, entered into rest Tuesday, August 8, 2006 from injuries she sustained in an automobile accident while returning from a day of hiking. More...

Public Notices

NOTICE Probate Court of Lincoln County Re: Petition of Linda Thurmond Cox for discharge as Administrator of the estate of Gary Clinton Cox, deceased. More...

Community Calendar

TIA Helping Hand

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...

ACS offers RtoR prog.

The American Cancer Society now offers its Road to Recovery program to cancer patients in Lincoln County who need transportation to and from their treatments, free of charge. More...

Classic Re-Runs

Classic Re-Runs is a non profit clothes shop specializing in good quality, lightly worn clothes for all sizes. They also have household items, dishes, and what-knots. More...

County reaches milestone; FMV of property is $1 billion

Lincoln County has reached a gigantic milestone. More...

Master distiller and wife search for perfect floor

Jimmy Bedford, master distiller for the Jack Daniel's Distillery in Lynchburg, Tennessee, and his wife, Emily, visited Lincolnton and the surrounding area recently at the invitation of Jim Reese, owner of Reese & Sons Floor Sanding & Refinishing. More...

Lively catches a winner

Connie Lively, a bass fishing fan from Lincolnton, is the winner of the "Fish With a Champion" Sweepstakes, sponsored by the Yamaha Marine Group. More...

Editorial Page

On a recent trip to Columbus and left to my own devices at the motel while hubby tended to business matters elsewhere, I was thumbing through a recent issue of Newsweek magazine. More...

Chamber Chatter

Put your positive attitude to work

Be dependable. Go to work on time and ready to work while you're on the job. Be courteous. Everyone wants be treated with respect. A smile and friendly manner will go a long way, too. More...

People

Tim Smith takes on duties as 4-H Extension Agent

I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself as the new Agriculture-Natural Resources and 4H Extension Agent for Lincoln County. My name is Tim Smith, originally from Hawkinsville, Ga. More...

Emma Lee Pounds to be honored with birthday dinner Sat.

A birthday dinner will be held at Pleasant Grove C.M.E. Church on Saturday, August 19 at 3:00 p.m. for Emma Lee Murphy Pound. She will be celebrating her 93 birthday. More...

Jeffery and Tiffany Bessinger are proud to announce the birth of their son, Levi Rhett, born July 12, 2006 at University Hospital in Augusta, Ga. He weighed eight pounds, fifteen ounces and was twenty-one and three-fourth inches long. More...

Worship

Man's Resources

In Biblical times water was a scarce commodity and was much appreciated by the More...

ABUNDANT LIFE CHURCH OF GOD: Chamberlain Ferry Rd.; 359-2922 Pastor: Philip Kinney; ; More...

Summer session of Kids R.E.N.E.W. Club ends

The summer session of the Kids R.E.N.E.W. Club, sponsored by Newberry Missionary Baptist Church, ended August 4. The Kids R.E.N.E.W. More...