October 12, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

GHSA plans to establish limits on summer workouts for athletes

A policy setting limits on summer practice schedules for student athletes was under discussion at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education held Tuesday, October 3. More...

Board meeting

The Lincoln County Food Pantry Executive Board will meet at St. Paul Methodist Church on Thurs., Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. All area church need to have a representative present. St. Paul's is located on the Thomson Hwy. More...

American Legion Post 194 to host 54th annual fair

Celebrate fall while enjoying the games, rides, and food at the 54th Annual Lincoln County Fair which starts Tuesday, October 17, and runs through Saturday, October 21. More...

Children to be photographed for supplement

In keeping with the spirit of Christmas, area children will once again be featured in "Christmas Kids and Greetings," an annual supplement to More...

Poster contest winners

The Spanish III winners of the LCHS Spanish Honor Society's poster More...

News

Rayle Ramble to be held at city hall October 14

It's that time of the year. The 6th Annual Rayle Ramble will be held on Saturday, October 14 at the Rayle City Hall and appears to be bigger and better than ever. More...

Appraisal Fair

If you missed out on the "Appraisal Fair" that was held in conjunction with Gold Rush, not to worry. You still have time to take advantage of this great opportunity to have your antiques, collectibles, jewelry and other valuables appraised. More...

Cancer screening

Free Thyroid Cancer Screening Offered. A lump or bump on the thyroid, a history of head and neck radiation, and a family history are all risk factors for thyroid cancer, now the seventh most common cancer in women. More...

Sports

Hurricanes downgraded by Devils in 42-0 shutout

The Lincoln County Red Devils entered Rose Bowl Stadium in downtown Monticello Friday eager to continue their perfect on-the-road record. More...

Obituaries

Mafelda Bradford Arnett

Mafelda Bradford Arnett, 81, of Chamberlain's Ferry Road, widow of William Arnett, entered into rest on Monday, October 2, 2006 at McDuffie Regional Medical Center in Thomson, Georgia. More...

Erica P. Carter

Ms. Erica Paulette Carter, 26, of Dixie Lane, entered into rest on Friday, October 6, 2006 at the residence. More...

LCDR Henry Staples Jr.

LCDR Henry E. Staples, Jr., 79, U.S. Navy Retired, of Cartledge Road, entered into rest on Sunday, October 8, 2006 at his residence. 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...

Commission approves final budget; levys taxes for operation of county

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners approved its final FY 2007 General Fund Budget and set the tax levy at a public hearing held Thursday, October 5. More...

Lewis Family inducted into IBMA Hall of Honor

In the universe of bluegrass music, the awards, honors, and accolades just don't get any bigger. More...

Historical society goes all out for district rally

The 24th District Fall Rally, sponsored by State Senator Jim Whitehead, was held Tuesday, October 3, at the Lincoln County Historical Park. The weather was beautiful; the food was delicious; and the entertainment was wonderful. More...

Potential jurors named for criminal trial week

The Lincoln County Superior Court will hear criminal cases beginning Monday, October 16, at the Lincoln County Courthouse. More...

Flu vaccine to be shipped to health dept. in increments

The Lincoln County Health Department received its initial shipment of the flu vaccine and began administering the vaccine on Tuesday, October 3. More...

Rock hounds have a field day

An estimated 1,000 people from places such as California, New Mexico, Texas, Indiana, and Arkansas More...

Editorial Page

I'm not sure but I think I may be the only person in Alabama history to ever be given discount coupons to a hospital emergency room. There's a reason for that. More...

People

Davis celebrates first birthday with two parties

Hayden Davis celebrated his first birthday on Sunday, Augusta 27, 2006 at Myrtle Beach with his parents, Johnny and Angie of Lincolnton. More...

Mike and Dale Corbett Murphy renew wedding vows in Vegas

Mike and Dale Corbett Murphy celebrated their twenty fifth silver anniversary by renewing their vows at the Canterbury Wedding Chapel, Excalibur Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pastor Tim Roland officiated. More...

Holloway reunion

All descendants of Morgan Holloway and Frances Reese Holloway are invited to attend the Holloway reunion on Sun., Oct. 15 at The Lincoln Center located on Hwy. 43. Bring a picnic lunch and tea for an afternoon of food and family fellowship. More...

Worship

Pastor anniversary

First Baptist Church will celebrate its 16th pastoral anniversary for Pastor Dennis J. Quinn on Sun., Nov. 5 at 2 p.m. Rev. James A. Hogan, Sr., of New Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Augusta will be the guest speaker. Everyone is welcome. More...

Pastor anniversary

Harmony Baptist Church will be celebrating the "3rd Pastoral Anniversary" for Pastor Freddie Neal, Sr. and Sis. Kathy Neal on Sun., Nov. 12, at 3 p.m. Rev. Coleman Hayes of Greenwood Baptist Church in Norwood, Ga. will be the guest Preacher. More...

Revival services to be held at Rehoboth BC

Rehoboth Baptist Church is having revival services Oct. 22-25. The services begin Sunday morning at 11 a.m. with Dr. J. Robert White bringing the morning message. More...