March 22, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Burke is named chairman of the CSRA UD Council

Alana Burke, executive director of the Lincoln County Development Authority, was recently elected chairman of the CSRA Unified Development Council (UDC). More...

Terry Tankersley Memorial Trail Ride to be held at Bussey Point March31

The Terry Tankersley Memorial Trail Ride, sponsored annually by the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce, will take place Saturday, March 31, at the Bussey Point Recreation Area. More...

FBLA members make good showing at state conference

Twenty-two FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) students from LCHS competed against 2,700 other FBLA members at the State Leadership Conference (SLC) held recently in Athens. More...

News

Dog treat contamination recall

Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin is alerting Georgians that a type of dog treat is being recalled because of potential for Salmonella contamination. BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. More...

Hawkes speaks at CCLC meeting

The Concerned Citizens of Lincoln County met at 6:30 p.m. on March 15 at the public library. Commissioner Mike Hawkes of district three was guest speaker. Mr. Hawkes opened his presentation talking about the 15 new developments in the county. More...

Leathersville News

.. Mrs. Jackie Bonner and Marion Cliatt visited in the William Bentley home Tuesday afternoon. .. Michael Mongrue and Margaret NeSmith visited Nancy Bailey this week. .. More...

People

GABRIEL THOMAS DANNER

Dant and Katie Danner are proud to announce the birth of their son, Gabriel Thomas Danner, born on Monday, February 26, 2007. He weighed five pounds and seven ounces and was eighteen inches long. More...

Hogan celebrates first birthday with 'Cars' party at home

Devin Letonio Hogan celebrated his very first birthday on Saturday, March 3, 2007 at his home. The theme for the occasion was "Cars" with cake, ice cream and PaPa's Pizza being served. More...

Rev. Rivers to be installed as new pastor of St. Luke

Rev. Alvin Rivers will be installed as at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 1 of St. Luke Baptist Church. This momentous occasion will take place at The Lincoln Center in Lincolnton. Rev. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Evening of dining Newberry Mass Choir will present an evening of dining and entertainment at The Lincoln Center on Sat., March 24, 2007 from 6 - 9 p.m. More...

Debate team members earn bids to national tourneys

A tournament that began late on a Friday afternoon in Lincolnton and wrapped up the following Friday night in Carrollton proved to be quite memorable for the policy debate team of Abigail Minor and Nikolas Spens, both students at LCHS. More...

Health dept. reminds parents of new immunization rules

The Lincoln County Health Department is reminding parents that new immunization rules go into effect July 1, 2007. More...

Churches host free yard sale

A free yard "sale," sponsored by the churches of Lincoln County, will be held Saturday, March 24, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Morningside Baptist Church on the Augusta Highway. More...

First-place winner

Alex Bryan, a fifth-grader at LCES, earned a first-place ribbon at the CSRA RESA Science Fair held recently at Lakeside High School. Alex received the only first-place ribbon awarded in the "Intermediate Earth Category." More...

Support FFA and 4-H by purchasing new Ag Tags

Georgians may now purchase a new car tag designed to promote agriculture and the environment as well as support the Georgia Future Farmers of America (FFA) and Georgia 4-H. More...

Editorial Page

I overheard a friend of my mother's at the grocery store the other day lamenting over the second of two bank robberies in Lincoln County within a month's time. More...

Chamber Chatter

It's almost Spring Time and Easter is right around the corner! As many of you know, it's Relay time, too! When you go in the grocery store, stop and pump gas, or doing your banking you may see signs for fundraisers that support Relay for Life. More...

Obituaries

Mildred Hammond

Mrs. Mildred Hammond, 83, wife of the late George A. Hammond of Lincolnton, entered into rest on Monday, March 12, 2007 at Westwood Nursing Center in Evans, Ga. Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. More...

Markwood A. Kistler

Mr. Markwood A. Kistler, 58, of Savannah Lakes Village, entered into rest on Saturday, March 10, 2007 at Heartland Hospice in Augusta, Ga. Funeral service were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 15, at McCormick United Methodist Church with Revs. More...

Worship

A Different Perspective

We are all familiar with the old saying, "You can't see the forest for the trees." It is quite true that we often become so concerned with the details and daily functions of living that we may lose our perspective. More...

Public Notices

Legals

NOTICE OF CHANGE OF CORPORATE NAME Notice is given that articles of amendment which will change the name of Family Worship Center of Augusta to Faith World Center of Augusta have been delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance More...