January 11, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

FOL dedicates 2007 calendar to John Cullars McCrimmon

When copies of the Friends of the Lincoln County Library's (FOL) keepsake calendar for 2007 arrived, John Cullars McCrimmon was shocked to learn that his photograph appeared on the dedication page. More...

Medac applications now being accepted at DOL in Thomson

The Georgia Department of Labor's (DOL) Thomson office is currently accepting applications for employment with Medac, an anesthesia billing company that will soon be located in the Lincoln County Industrial Park. More...

News

Norwood sworn in to 110th Congress

Veteran Georgia Congressman Charlie Norwood (R-10) was sworn into a seventh term in the U.S. More...

PHEAA reminds students to apply for financial aid

PHEAA is reminding students and families that the 2007-08 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now available and should be completed as soon as possible. More...

Foundation offers ten free trees to new members

Ten free flowering trees will be given to each person from Georgia who joins The National Arbor Day Foundation during January 2007. The free trees are part of the nonprofit foundation's Trees for America campaign. More...

People

A visit from Santa

Barbara's Family Daycare got a visit from Santa Clause in December. All the children were surprised to see Santa and they all had the opportunity to tell Santa what was on their wish list. Some even told him what their bigger sisters wanted. More...

Toni Maria Roberson to wed Robert thomas Callaway

Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Roberson of Washington are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Toni Maria to Robert Thomas Callaway, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Callaway, also of Washington and Ms. Faye Callaway of Tignall. More...

Ava McGill celebrates first birthday with several parties

Ava McGill McWhorter, daughter of Will and Jennie McWhorter, turned one year old on December 13, 2006. She celebrated her birthday on several occasions. Ava McGill was treated to a family birthday party at her home on December 3. More...

Underage drinking at party results in arrest of three adults

Two Lincoln County women and one McCormick County man were arrested and charged with one count each of contributing to the delinquency of a minor in connection with a party characterized by underage drinking. More...

Rev. Favors will be guest speaker at annual MLK birthday observance

The annual Lincoln County Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Observance will take place Sunday, January 14, at 3 p.m. in the LCHS Auditorium. More...

Willis, Cliatt profiled as 'Teachers of the Year'

The 2007 "Teachers of the Year" for Lincoln County are Pam Norman, Teacher of the Year for the Primary Grades and Lincoln County Teacher of the Year; Bridgette Cliatt, Teacher of the Year for the Elementary Grades; Benton Willis, LCMS Teacher of the More...

Community blood drive to be held at Lincolnton Baptist Sat.

In observance of January as "National Volunteer Blood Donor Month," a Lincoln County Community Blood Drive will be held Saturday, January 13, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Lincolnton Baptist church. More...

Editorial Page

Life is tough, but it's even tougher if you're stupid. Now I have nothing against stupid people. If they want to be stupid, fine. I just don't want them doing it in front of me. I'm not the smartest person around, but I'm not stupid. More...

Chamber Chatter

We have come down to a new year and I would like to take time out to thank the chamber board of directors and chamber members for a successful year. It has been an honor to serve as your 2006 president. More...

This Week in Washington

Conservative Washington journalist Stan Evans, a frequent columnist in Human Events magazine, tells a hilarious story of Russian legislators touring Washington to investigate our two-party political system just after the fall of the old Soviet Uni More...

Obituaries

Henry Lonnie "Buck" Holsomback

Henry Lonnie "Buck" Holsomback, LTC retired, widow of Virginia Nicholas Holsomback, passed away at his home on Saturday, January 6, 2007. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Monday, January 8 at Harley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. More...

Mrs. Sara Morgan Ingram

Mrs. Sara Morgan Ingram of Augusta, Georgia, entered into rest January 5, 2007 at Davis Personal Care Home. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, January 7 in the Thomas Poteet & Son Chapel with Rev. Terry Joyner officiating. More...

Worship

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ABUNDANT LIFE CHURCH OF GOD: Chamberlain Ferry Rd.; 359-2922 Pastor: Philip Kinney; ; Services: Sunday School: 10:00 a.m.; Sunday morning worship: 11:00 a.m.; Tuesday Bible Study: 7:30 p.m. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Little League registration Lincoln County Little League registration is currently underway at three convenient locations, Cliatt Crossing, Farmers and Merchants Bank and Goldman & Wengrow. More...