July 12, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Sheriff reports on various scams perpetrated in area

Reports of different types of scams have been received recently by the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office. In a telephone scam, the caller pretends to represent a bank refund agency. More...

News

Tips offered to help elderly avoid heat-related illnesses

As temperatures rise, people become concerned about older persons and young children because they do not adjust well to sudden changes in temperature and are more prone to heat stress. More...

Park pool schedule

A.H. Stephens State Park announces its pool schedule for the remainder of the summer. Beginning on July 19, 2007, the pool will be open Fridays and Saturdays 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sundays 1 p.m. - 5 p.m., closed Mon. - Thurs., until August 1. More...

Family meeting

The Blackmons and Wynns will meet at the home of Glenda McCord on Sat., July 14 at 5 p.m. Your attendance is needed. More...

Worship

Anthony Chapel Church

The Music Makers

Recent times have seen a new popularity in country music and gospel music throughout the country. Generally, these music forms are played and sung by those without formal training in the art who enjoy using the talents that God has given them. More...

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ABUNDANT LIFE CHURCH OF 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...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Mobile mammography The University Mobile Mammography Unit will be at the Lincoln County Health Department on July 31 and August 21. Screening mammograms for women age 40 and above are usually covered by private insurance and Medicare. More...

Community Calendar

Soul Revival Loco Baptist Church invites you to come and join the fun on Sat., July 21, at 7 p.m. Soul Revival will be providing the entertainment for the evening. There will be music for the adults and water fun for the children. More...

Council to hand deliver dun notices to merchants

The City of Lincolnton will be hand-delivering letters to approximately 47 merchants who have yet to pay their occupational taxes for 2007. More...

County mourns loss of beloved family physician

With the death last week of Dr. Weems Pennington, Lincoln County lost one of the last significant links to its past. More...

All-Star Tournament winds down

The Lincoln County Junior League All-Stars are 1-1 in the districtwide, double elimination Junior League All-Star Tournament that began Friday, July 6, at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. More...

Editorial Page

News for Families & Consumers

The University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Martha Partridge Family & Consumer Science Agent Lincoln & Wilkes Counties

The Georgia Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday takes place August 2 through August 5, 2007. Certain purchases made over the holiday weekend will be exempt from state and local sales tax. More...

People

JEREMY ENRICO TUTT

Jeremy and Bianca Tutt are proud to announce the birth of their son, Jeremy Enrico, born Thursday, June 28, 2007 at University Hospital in Augusta, Ga. He weighed seven pounds, four ounces and was nineteen and three-fourth inches long. More...

Obituaries

Harris Denham

Mr. Harris Denham, 82, a resident of Cleveland, Tennessee, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2007 at the family residence. More...

Clarence H. Manly, Jr.

LTC Clarence H. "Dick" Manly, Jr., entered into rest on Thursday, July 5, 2007. Graveside services with Military Honors was held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 7 in Westover Memorial Park with Rev. Brett Legg and Emily Wyatt officiating. More...

Dr. Weems R. Pennington, Sr.

Weems Rufus Pennington, Sr., 89, beloved Lincoln County physician, entered into rest Wednesday, June 27, at Wills Memorial Hospital in Washington, Georgia after a long illness. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. More...