March 8, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Top scholars

Maverica "Samone" Andrews (second from left) and Franklin "D.J." Jones (second from right), both students at LCHS, were among the 75 students from 40 high schools in the CSRA recognized by Augusta State University as the top African American s More...

Edwards edits award-winning newspaper at Berry College

Berry College's student newspaper, the Campus Carrier, continues its dynasty of excellence for another year by placing second in its division in the Georgia College Press Association's (GCPA) Better Newspaper Contest. More...

Sanders included in list of state's top attorneys

Dennis Sanders, district attorney for the Toombs Judicial Circuit, was recently included in a list of the top five percent of attorneys in the State of Georgia by "Super Lawyers Magazine. More...

Two cases disposed of in superior court during arraignments

Two cases were disposed of during arraignments, which were held in Lincoln County Superior Court Tuesday, February 27. More...

News

Ga. State Patrol investigates two accidents here

State troopers from the Washington Post of the Georgia State Patrol investigated two traffic crashes during the month of February in Lincoln County. Sergeant First Class Durden said the traffic crashes resulted in two injuries. More...

VIP food facts

Did you know that……. Eating right helps you look better, feel better and stay healthier. Your skin, hair and weight may all improve. You'll be stronger and think more clearly. 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. More...

People

Shamika R. Williams to wed Kelvin A. Leverett March 31

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Williams of Orangeburg, S.C. are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Shamika R. Williams to Kelvin A. Leverett, son of Judy A. Leverett and Melvin Harris of Lincolnton. More...

Roberson honored with shower at Hudson home Feb. 18

Toni Roberson, bride-elect of Tom Callaway, was entertained with a miscellaneous shower on Sunday afternoon, February 18, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Hudson in Washington. Joining Mrs. Hudson in hosting the event were Mrs. More...

Reed among six to pass CPN exam at medical center

Six nurses took and successfully completed the Certified Pediatric Nurse exam, given for the first time at the Children's Medical Center and proctored by the center's nursing leaders. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Summer basketball Registration is now open for the Ten Star All Star Summer Basketball Camp for boys and girls ages 10 - 19. A boys and girls summer camp for ages 6 - 18 of all skill levels is also available. More...

Dalton Tankersley takes top honors at steer show

Dalton Tankersley of Lincoln County exhibited the grand champion steer at the 53rd Annual Washington Area Steer and Heifer Show held Saturday, March 3, at the McGill- Woodruff Agricultural Center in Washington. More...

Advance voting begins March 12

Advanced voting in the Special Election set for Tuesday, March 20, will get underway Monday, March 12, and continue through Friday, March 16, at the Lincoln County Board of Elections and Registration Office, located at 160 May Avenue. More...

Young Miss pageant winners

The winners of the Lincoln Young Miss Pageant held recently at LCHS were: (l-r) Kayson Bentley, Wee Miss first runner-up; Alexis Hohlwein, Wee Miss; Felisha Paradise, Tiny Miss first runner-up; Natasia Harris, Tiny Miss; Savanna Barnett, Lincoln More...

Change your clocks Sunday

Local residents are reminded to set their clocks ahead one hour when Daylight Saving Time (DST) resumes at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 11. More...

Student ambassador

Cindy Juhasz will be traveling to Australia and New Zealand this summer with the People to People Student Ambassador Program. She will be joined by Oliver Mongrue and Jessica Tate, also from Lincoln County. More...

Editorial Page

To the Editor

Vote no on March 20

TO THE EDITOR Please join me in trying to understand why the Board of Education has been so determined to build a new school. More...

Ever since I saw The Wizard of Oz for the first time I have been terrified of tornadoes. More...

Chamber Chatter

As our spring season is upon us there are many things to look forward to such as flowers blooming, warm weather, and of course, Easter. But, it also begins this area's peak tourism season. More...

Obituaries

Charles Junior Dixon

Mr. Charles Junior Dixon, 48, beloved husband of Mrs. Diane W. Dixon of Dearing, entered into rest on Saturday, March 3, 2007 at his residence. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 6 in the Curtis Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. More...

Betty Ann W. Ellenberg

Mrs. Betty Ann Wideman Ellenberg, wife of the late Thomas A. Ellenberg, Sr., entered into rest Friday, March 2, 2007 at her son's residence. Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 4 at Troy Cemetery in Troy, S.C. with Revs. More...