May 10, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Devils head to state playoff for fourth consecutive year

With their backs to the wall, the LCHS Red Devils swept through three region games to advance to the state baseball playoffs for the fourth consecutive year. More...

Choral department to present "Annie, Jr." in LCMS auditorium

The LCMS Choral Department is set to present the musical "Annie, Jr." on Friday, May 11, and Saturday, May 12, in the school auditorium. More...

News

Arthritis pain can be decreased by increasing your activity level

Arthritis is a leading cause of disability in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 46 million adults are affected by arthritis. More...

Computer classes

Computer literacy for beginners and intermediates will begin Tues., June 5 and run through Thurs., June 28. Classes are Tues., and Thurs., 10 a.m. - 12 for beginners and 1-3 p.m. for intermediates. More...

P.U. to meet

The Parent University will be held Thurs., May 10, 7 p.m. at The Lincoln Center. Mary Stacy, RN, from District 6 Public Health Nurse Specialist, Adolescent Health & Youth Development Coordinator will speak on abstinence. More...

People

Ronald Aycock honored at retirement dinner April 30

The Lincolnton City Volunteer Fire Department held a retirement dinner in honor of Mr. Ronald Aycock at the Lincolnton Club House, Monday, April 30. More...

Bentley celebrates first birthday with several parties

Addie Rose Bentley, daughter of Matt and Amberly Bentley, celebrated her first birthday on April 28, 2007 with a party at Elijah Clark State Park. More...

Clarke, Watson to exchange vows in ceremony June 9

Ms. Alice Knight of Augusta and Mr. Larry Gibbs of Appling, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Marie Clarke to John Watson Burgess, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Burgess of Lincolnton. More...

Worship

Youth day prog.

First Baptist Church will have a youth day program June 9 at 4 p.m. with seven different speakers. The public is invited to attend. Rev. Dennis Quinn is pastor. More...

McKameys in concert

The McKameys will be in concert at Trinity Baptist Church, Columbia Rd., Martinez, Ga., Thurs., May 31 at 7 p.m. A $5 love offering will be taken at the door. For more information, please call 706-863-1222 or 706-860-8592. More...

NAACP/TIA to meet

NAACP/Twilight will meet at Newberry Baptist Church on Mon., May 14 at 7:30 p.m. Everyone needs to attend. More...

Reid, Flowers and others to be recognized tonight

Chris Reid, STAR Student at LCHS, and STAR Teacher, Mark Flowers, will be among those receiving recognition at Academic Honors Night slated for tonight (Thursday) at 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria. More...

ACS Relay for Life held in memory of Mildred Brown

The Sixth Annual Lincoln County American Cancer Society (ACS) Relay for Life will officially begin at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 11, at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. More...

New level two water restrictions in effect until further notice

Waters customers in the City of Lincolnton and across the state must now follow a more stringent outdoor water use schedule in accordance with the EPD's (Environmental Protection Division) "level two drought response." The matter was under discuss More...

You can come home again!

Tom Poland, a 1967 graduate of LCHS, spent the afternoon at the Lincoln County Library Sunday, April 29, signing copies of his latest book, "Forbidden Island…An Island Called Sapelo;" speaking on the writing process and the road to pub More...

Editorial Page

Every mother has her own repertoire of sayings that she uses to teach her children how to become strong, responsible adults. Concise, catchy phrases fraught with meaning. Not even Henny Youngman has as many one-liners as my mother. More...

CHAMBER CHATTER

The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce's 13th Annual Southern Gospel Night May 2, 2007, was another success thanks to the performers and the event sponsors. MC's for the event were Lincolnton's own Little Roy Lewis and Ms. Lizzie Long. More...

Sports

Baseball camp

The 27th Annual Robert Sapp Baseball Camp is accepting applications for its summer session to be held at Sweetwater Park in Thomson, June 4-8. Camp is from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. and is for boys 7 - 14. More...

Athletes to be honored at awards night

The LCHS Spring Sports Awards Night is scheduled for Monday, May 14, beginning at 7 p.m. Athletes participating in track, tennis, baseball, soccer, golf, and basketball will be honored during the course of the evening. More...

Many thanks!

The Lincoln County Golf Team would like to thank everyone at Rock Branch Golf Course for all of their support throughout the year. More...

Obituaries

Vera Goolsby Conerly

Mrs. Vera Goolsby Conerly, 82, a resident of Lake Crossing Health Care, entered into rest on Wednesday, May 2, 2007 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington. More...

Beth Flanigan Keener

Mrs. Beth Flanigan Keener, 45, of Washington Highway, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 3, 2007 at McDuffie Regional Medical Center, Thomson. Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 6 at First Assembly of God with Rev. More...

Myrtice Lynch

Myrtice Lynch, 97, of Putnam County, entered into rest Friday, April 13, 2007 at the Lynch Homeplace. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 21 at Providence Baptist Church in Shady Dale with Rev. Ed Westbrook officiating. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

VBS at Double Branches Double Branches Baptist Church invites the youth to get in the game at Vacation Bible School "Game Day Central: Where Heroes Are Made!" May 21 - 25 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. For more information call 359-4966. More...