May 24, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Athletes honored at awards night

Approximately 200 people attended the Winter and Spring Athletic Awards Night held Monday, May 14, in the LCHS Cafeteria. The event was sponsored by the Lincoln County Athletic Booster Club in conjunction with the LCHS Athletic Department. More...

News

Life Line Screening will be at Lincoln Center June 12

Residents living in and around the Lincolnton community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke. Life Line Screening will be at The Lincoln Center on June 12. The site is located at 160 May Avenue in Lincolnton. More...

Summer 4-H fun

Calling all 4-H'ers. Come and join us for some fun this summer!! Our summer schedule is as follows: Mon., May 21, 1 - 4:30 p.m. - Come make pizza with Will Strickland (in by Friday 05/18). Tues., May 22, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. More...

Tenth Dist. banquet

The Annual Tenth District Banquet will be held at Savannah RapidsPavillion June 8 at 7 p.m. For tickets or more information, please see Mamie Garnett. More...

People

Local students named to President's and Dean's List at UGA

The University of Georgia has announced the names of undergraduate students who were named Presidential Scholars or achieved the Dean's List for fall semester. Amy Denard McGee, sophomore, was named to The Presidential Scholar. More...

Direnzo, Goldman named to Dean's List at Univ. of Ga.

Catherine Holly Direnzo, BS Nutrition/ Food Science/Dietetics and Matthew Lee Goldman, BBA Management will participate in Spring Commencement at Georgia Southern University. More...

Tawanna Wright and Hilary Aycock are recipients of LWREA honorariums

Tawanna Wright and Hilary Aycock are the Lincoln County recipients of the Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Educators Association (LWREA) honorariums. More...

Worship

Kids Camp 2007

Mix a campfire with a marshmallow roast, singing with guitars, creative crafts, Bible study, challenging games, delicious meals, pool swimming, active recreation, caring teachers and you have the ingredients to the most fun camp this summer. More...

BBQ plate sale

Abundant Life Church of God located at 3086 Chamberlain Ferry Rd., is selling barbecue chicken dinner plate tickets for $6 each or plates may be purchased on the day of the barbecue. Plates will be available Sat., June 2 beginning at 11 a.m. 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...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Fishing tourney A fishing tournament will be held Sat., June 2 at Cox Farm for boys and girls up to age 16, from 9 a.m. - 12 noon. Children 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Prizes will be awarded and lunch will be served. More...

LCHS Class of 2007

Graduation exercises for the LCHS Class of 2007 were held Friday, May 18, at Buddy Bufford Field. More...

Friends and family mourn the loss of Wallace Lewis

"I know I am bound for that beautiful city where I can feel His presence more clear. And when I get there, I will never more roam. I am longing to live in that bright city." - from "A Beautiful City," written by Wallace Lewis. More...

Post 194 to host Memorial Day service May 28

American Legion Post 194, Lincoln County Government, and the City of Lincolnton are set to host a Memorial Day service at the Lincoln County Courthouse to pay tribute to all United States servicemen, past and present. More...

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Chamber Chatter

The chamber asks that you join us in welcoming Brandi Reese as our new administrator. We are looking forward to working with her in the planning of events. May is a wonderful month in Lincolnton. More...

To the Editor

Thanks to 'die-hard' fans

TO THE EDITOR I would like to use this forum to thank my family, assistant coaches (both past and present), former players, colleagues, the "die-hard" Red Devil fans, and many friends who traveled all the way to Macon, Georgia, and who paid an ou More...

Sports

Athletes recognized during awards night

Ashia Crew (l) was named the "Best Offensive Player" and Jeree Dukes, the "Best Defensive Player," for JV basketball at the athletic awards ceremony at LCHS. More...

Co-ed softball

Adult co-ed softball at the Lincoln County Recreation Department. To sign up, please call Kathie or Marshall at 706-359-2236. More...

Obituaries

Col. George Lawson Ball

Col. George Lawson Ball, U.S. Army retired, 83, of Plantation Circle, entered into rest Thursday, May 17, 2007 at his residence. Graveside services, with full military honors, was held at Arlington National Cemetery on June 19, at 9 a.m. More...

James Wallace Lewis

Mr. James Wallace Lewis, 78, of Washington Hwy., entered into rest on Wednesday, May 16, 2007 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington, Georgia. Funeral service were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 19, at Hephzibah Baptist Church with Rev. More...

Abigail Christine Ogletree

Infant Abigail Christine Ogletree entered into rest on Tuesday, May 8, 2007. Funeral service for Little Abby was held at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 11 in the chapel of Wheeler Funeral Home, Covington, Ga. with Rev. Dennis Lacy and Rev. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

     NOTICE OF INCORPORATION   Notice   is   given   that   articles   of organization to incorporate McWhorter Land & Timber, Inc. More...