January 18, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Juvenile is taken into custody and charged with armed robbery

A 16-year-old male was taken into custody and charged in connection with an armed robbery that occurred Thursday, January 11, at Farmers & Merchants Bank. More...

City council approves FY `07 budget

The final FY 2007 budget was adopted by the Lincolnton City Council at its regular meeting held Wednesday, January 10. The $702,100 budget represents a $30,200 increase (4.5 percent) over the FY 2006 budget of $671,900. More...

McGill presented with DAR Good Citizenship Award

Allison McGill, a senior at LCHS, is this year's recipient of the Kettle Creek Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution's (DAR) Good Citizen Award. More...

News

Leathersville News

.. Family members and Truett Dill have been visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Truett Smalley. .. Alan Fizer spent the weekend at home with Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Fizer. .. Miss Donna Palmer spent the weekend in Augusta with Miss Sara Echols. .. Mr. and Mrs. More...

LCMS names students to honor roll for nine weeks

Lincoln County Middle School is proud to announce the following students were named to the Honor Roll List for the second nine weeks. More...

Spelling Bee winners

Spelling Bee winners for the second nine weeks at Lincoln County Elementary School for first and second grade were, front row (l-r): David Baldwin, Kimberly Justice, Roikayla Tennant, Carlos Mariney and T J Paradise; back row: Javierus Smith, More...

People

Sybil Jon Hogan to wed Jeffery Ryan Merritt

Ms. Tina Blackwood of Lincolnton is proud to announce the engagement of her daughter, Sybil Jon Hogan, to Jeffery Ryan Merritt, son of Jeffery and Jane Merritt of Greensboro, Georgia. Sybil is also the daughter of the late John Hogan. More...

Futch and Greeson to exchange vows in ceremony Feb. 16

Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Futch of Washington announce the engagement of their daughter, Missie to Michael Greeson of Lincolnton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Gaines of Lincolnton. More...

Middlebrooks and Franklin celebrate birthdays Jan. 17

A.G. Middlebrooks and Kevon Franklin celebrated their fifteenth and fifth birthdays on Saturday, January 13. Kevon had a party at Chuckie Cheese and A.G. had an outing at the movies. Those helping A.G. More...

Championship trophy presented

The LCHS Red Devils, winners of the Class A State Football Championship, received their championship trophy during a special ceremony held Tuesday, January 9, in the school gymnasium. More...

Growth is focus of chairman's state of the county address

A report on the condition of the county was given by Lincoln County Commissioner Chairman Walker Norman at the regular meeting of the commission held Thursday, January 11. More...

Tickets available for ceremony honoring coach

Larry Campbell, head football coach and athletic director at LCHS, will be inducted into the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame on May 19 at the City Auditorium in Macon. More...

Eat more chicken!

S. Truett Cathy, founder and chairman of Chick-fil-A, was the guest speaker at the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce's annual banquet held Thursday, January 11, in the LCHS Cafeteria. More...

Editorial Page

Citizens entitled to special telephone tax refund on their 2006 returns

Joe Doyle, Administrator of The Governor's Office of Consumer Affairs (OCA), wants to make sure that all Georgia citizens who had long distance telephone service between February 28, 2003 and August 1, 2006 know that they are entitled to a federal e More...

Consumers get answers from Department of Agriculture

Prepared by the Georgia Department of Agriculture, Office of Public Affairs Tommy Irvin, Commissioner. Call Consumer Q's hotline at 1-800-282-5852. Consumer Alert/Recall: The U.S. More...

I hate to cook. "It shows," said my husband, choking down a piece of chicken from my latest creative attempt at meal preparation called Barb's Delectable Chicken Teriyaki. I try. More...

Obituaries

Lena Reese Cliatt

Mrs. Lena Reese Cliatt, 86, wife of the late John Thomas Cliatt, Sr., formerly of Double Branches Road, entered into rest on Friday, January 12, 2007 at South Hampton Nursing Home, Huntsville, Ala. Funeral service were held at 2 p.m. More...

Frank Dempsey Guillebeau, MD

Frank Dempsey Guillebeau, MD, 77, a beloved Albany, Georgia physician, died of complications of cancer on January 9, 2007. His funeral service were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 11 at Covenant Presbyterian Church with Rev. Dr. William D. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE Georgia, Lincoln County Probate Court The petition of Therissa Peavy, for a year's support from the estate of James O. 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...