September 20, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Community mourns loss of long-time tax commissioner

D.T. Danner, 85, who served as the tax commissioner for Lincoln County for over 30 years, passed away Wednesday, September 12, at Trinity Hospital in Augusta, following a lengthy illness. When Mr. More...

News

Willingham to present the 'Most Formidable Pair' Monday night

Skeet Willingham will present "Alexander Stephens and Robert Toombs, the Most Formidable Pair" at the Washington Civil War Round Table meeting on Monday evening, September 24 at 6:00 p.m. at The Jockey Club Restaurant on the Square in Washington. More...

Motivational banquet

The annual Motivational Banquet and Jennie L. Garnett Scholarship Day will be held at Newberry Missionary Baptist Church on Sun., Sept. 23 at 9:15 a.m., during regular worship service. Rev. Willie J. White is pastor. More...

Donations welcomed

The Lincoln County Food Pantry welcomes contributions. Your donations are tax deductible. You may mail your contributions to: The Lincoln County Food Pantry, P.O. Box 473, Lincolnton, GA 30817. Thank you for your support. More...

Sports

Sparring matches

The Augusta Boxing Club will present its monthly sparring matches on Thurs., Sept. 27 at 5:30 p.m., located at the club's gym at 1929 Walton Way, Augusta. This event is free to the public. More...

Devils smash W-W 32-0 in afternoon heat

The lightning postponement didn't stop the energy from the Red Devils, which carried over to the 2 p.m. kickoff on Saturday at Tiger Stadium in Washington. More...

Raiders take the win!

Craig Jones scores for the Raiders in the first Midget Mite game of the 2007 season. The Raiders went on to win 32-14. The next game will be Friday, September 21, 7:30 at Buddy Bufford Stadium. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Mobile mammography The University Mobile Mammography Unit will be at the Lincoln County Health Department Sept. 25 and Oct. 23. Screening mammograms for women age 40 and above are usually covered by private insurance and Medicare. More...

BOC is updated on Phase II compliance at E-911 center

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners heard an update on efforts to make the E-911 center Phase II compliant at its regular monthly meeting held Thursday, September 13. More...

Chamber seeking nominations for this year's grand marshal

The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations from the general public for grand marshal of the 2007 Lincolnton Holiday Parade. More...

Donation from descendant of Elijah Clark

Gerald Clark of Indianapolis, Indiana, a fifth-generation descendant of Revolutionary War hero Elijah Clark, recently donated several photographs of the Clark Family to the Lincoln County Library. More...

Opinions

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

"Ya'll must not be livin' right," said my neighbor when I told her about my week from hell. "Well, I thought we were doing pretty well in that department," I told her, that is until she brought up the subject. More...

People

Birthday celebration

Former active duty Marines and guests will celebrate the 232nd birthday of the United States Marine Corps on Saturday, November 10. The celebration, which includes dinner and a short program, will be held at Tara dining room. More...

Local couples tour Alaska

Three local couples, Roger and Ruth Dittmer and Brenda and Bill Leopard, all of Lincolnton and Al and Willa Wedereit of Grovetown, Georgia recently enjoyed touring and cruising the Inside Passage of our 49th state, Alaska. More...

Mandi Keown honored with room to room shower Aug. 3

Mandi Keown, bride-elect of Rees Carroll, was guest of honor at a room to room shower on Sunday, August 3, at the Groves May House in Lincolnton. More...

Obituaries

David Theodore "D.T." Danner

Mr. David Theodore "D.T." Danner, 85, of South Washington Street, entered into rest on Wednesday, September 12, 2007 at Trinity Hospital in Augusta, Ga. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. More...

Worship

McKameys to perform at First Assembly

First Assembly of God welcomes Gospel Singing Group, "The McKameys" on Thursday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m. The McKameys who consist of Ruben Bean, Peg McKamey Bean, Connie Fortner and Carol Woodard, have been singing for almost four decades. More...

Prayer breakfast

The women of Faith Tabernacle Church will have a Women's Prayer Breakfast at 8 a.m. on Sat., Sept. 29. The theme is "Let the Mind of the Master Be the Master of Your Mind." Dr. Delcinia M. Jamison, pastor of Faith Tabernacle, will be the speaker. More...

Women's ministry

Bethel Under the Blood Ministry, 309A Spring St., Washington, will have Women Ministry on Friday nights at 7:30 p.m. For more information, please call 706-726-3155. More...