September 14, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

City approves final contract for Blackjack sewer project

The Lincolnton City Council approved the final draft of an agreement with Lincoln County calling for the city to accept sewage from 140 customers in the Blackjack Community. More...

PTO hosts fall carnival to raise money for playground equipment

A fall carnival will be held Friday, September 22, from 5 until 8 p.m. at LCES. More...

Safety seat training

A Child Safety Seat Injury Prevention Class was held Friday, September 8, at the Lincoln County Health More...

News

Applications available for Miss LC Pageant

Applications are now available at the Welcome Center for the 2006 Junior Miss and Miss Lincoln County Pageant. The pageant is open to young ladies in the Lincolnton-Lincoln County area who are currently in the sixth grade to 20 years of age. More...

Master Cattlemen's Program to be held

There will be a University of Georgia Master Cattlemen's Program held seven Monday nights beginning September 25th through November 6th, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. More...

Locals to perform in WLTCo production of Steel Magnolias

Steel Magnolias, the Washington Little Theater Company's next production, is special, in that it marks the group's 35th Anniversary (19712006.) There will, therefore, be a special schedule of performances to take in the gala/celebration which is plan More...

Sports

Cowboys taking the field

Lincoln County Middle School Cowboys run through their sign at last More...

Obituaries

Sylvester Moore

Mr. Sylvester Moore, 53, of Burke County, Georgia, entered into rest Saturday, September 2, 2006. More...

Donald Curtis Nelms

Mr. Donald Curtis Nelms, 73, of Tignall, entered into rest on August 24, 2006 at Elbert Memorial Hospital. More...

Katherine Earnest Poss

Mrs. Katherine Earnest Poss, 62 of May Avenue entered into rest on Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at Doctors Hospital in Augusta, Ga. More...

Community Calendar

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...

BOE votes to apply for state funding for LCES; hires firm to plan track and athletic fields

School improvement projects were under discussion at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education held Tuesday, September 5. More...

Chamber launches search for 2006 Grand Marshal

The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations from the general public for grand marshal of the 2006 Lincolnton Holiday Parade. More...

Great bluegrass music will be heard at park Sept. 15-17

The Sixth Annual "Elijah Clark Bluegrass Festival" will be held Friday, September 15, through Sunday, September 17, at Elijah Clark State Park. More...

Board members complete training

The members of the Lincoln County Board of Education were recently recognized for successfully completing board member training activities sponsored by the Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA). More...

Festival will benefit foster and relative-placed children

Morningside Baptist Church is sponsoring a festival to raise funds to benefit foster children and children living with relatives in Lincoln County. More...

Editorial Page

Anybody who knows anything at all about southern football will admit that the world lost a one-of-a-kind coach this past weekend with the death of the great Erskine Russell. More...

Ensuring your safety

TO THE EDITOR I would like for the residents of Lincoln County to understand and appreciate the quality of law enforcement they enjoy. More...

People

Birthday celebration in the Big Apple!

These four ladies were celebrating a total of 200 years with a fifty is so More...

David and Ashley Harper of Oakwood, Georgia announce the birth of their son, Noah David, born June 20, 2006 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga. Noah weighed six pounds, four ounces and was 20 inches long. More...

Cynthia Louise Wynn weds Torri LaFreadrick Norman Aug. 5

Cynthia Louise Wynn of Washington and Torri LaFreadrick Norman of Lincolnton exchanged wedding vows in a lovely double-ring ceremony Saturday, August 5, at four o'clock in the afternoon at the First Baptist Church in Lincolnton. Rev. More...

Worship

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