January 25, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Hawes receives citizenship award at MLK observance

Approximately 200 people attended the annual Lincoln County Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Observance held Sunday, January 14, in the LCHS Auditorium. The guest speaker for the occasion was Rev. More...

GBI and LPD investigating armed robbery

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) and the Lincolnton Police Department are investigating an armed robbery which took place Tuesday, January 16, at approximately 11 p.m. at Farmers State Bank. More...

All-Area Team members

The Augusta Chronicle's 2006 All-Area Football Teams included several LCHS Red Devils. More...

News

Cold snap, freezing rain hard on Georgia landscapes

Weeks of unseasonably warm weather in Georgia followed by a week of near- and below-freezing temperatures could be a deadly combination for early spring blooms in the south. More...

Leathersville News

.. Art and Lois Fizer spent the day Saturday in Hartwell with Don and Grace Stephens. Erica Newton was a lunch guest in the Fizer home on Friday. .. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Fizer visited Mr. and Mrs. Joe Barwick in Augusta the past Monday. .. More...

expanded free file program for taxpayers

The Internal Revenue Service and its private-sector partners announced the opening of this year's Free File program with a series of improvements and changes to help taxpayers. More...

People

Kennedy trains with title contender

Len Kennedy (left) is pictured with his Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instructor, Travis Lutter. Travis was on the tv show The Ultimate Fighter 4 The Comeback, on Spike TV. More...

Putting names to the faces

This photo was taken around 1951 in the northern part of the county. If you can identify anyone in the picture or where it was taken, please call 706-359-4117. More...

Couple celebrates 50th anniversary

GW and Shelby Jean Hall of Greenwood, S.C., recently celebrated their 50th anniversary. They were married December 22, 1956 at Plum Branch Methodist Parsonage by Rev. Hamm. 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...

Parents of suicide victim file lawsuit against county

"We deny any negligence and will diligently defend the suit," stated Britt Hammond, attorney for Lincoln County. More...

Biblical business principles send Chick-fil-A to the top

Approximately 300 people gathered at the LCHS Cafeteria on Thursday, January 11, for the 2006 Lincolnton Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce Banquet. The guest speaker for the occasion was S. More...

Potential jurors are named for Jan. court term

The Lincoln County Grand Jury will convene on Monday, January 29, at 9:30 a.m. at the Lincoln County Courthouse. Chief Judge Roger W. Dunaway, Jr. is scheduled to preside over the proceedings. More...

Reviere assumes duties as chairman of SACS CASI

Paul Reviere, a third-grade teacher at LCES, was elected to serve as the chair of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools' Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI) at the SACS CASI Annual Conference held recently in Atlan More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts, did you read about the lady in California who died last week from water intoxication? "Water intoxication?" exclaimed my neighbor. More...

Chamber Chatter

Melissa G. Burgess Happy New Year! Can you believe its 2007! I think this is going to be an amazing year for Lincoln County! More...

Opinions

A night you'll remember

TO THE EDITOR I have always been proud in letting people know I'm from Lincoln County, Georgia. More...

Obituaries

Robert Terhune

Mr. Robert Joyce Terhune, 83, entered into rest Saturday, January, 20, 2007. The son of the late Henry Martin and Maggie (Talbot) Terhune, he was born October 27, 1923 in Liberal, Missouri. Mr. More...

Elizabeth H. Waters

Mrs. Elizabeth H. Waters, 79, of Hidden Harbor Road, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at her residence. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, January 20, at St. Paul United Methodist Church with Rev. More...

Worship

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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...