September 27, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Fountain to be installed across from courthouse

Lincoln County officials recently announced that a "Friendship Fountain" will be installed across the street from the courthouse. The fountain is being paid for with donations from the private sector. More...

Georgia Power Co. to replace utility poles on bridge

Georgia Power employees began work Monday, September 24, replacing multiple aerial electric utility poles along State Route 47, crossing Clark's Hill Lake at the Lincoln-Columbia County line. More...

Blood drive set for Sat at FBC

A Lincoln County Community Blood Drive will be held Saturday, September 29, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Lincolnton Baptist Church. Sponsored by the Shepeard Community Blood Center, the goal for the drive is 30 donors. More...

Looking for Scouts

Girl Scouts, Central Savannah River Council is beginning a new year in Scouting! Girl Scout troops are currently being formed all over the CSRA. Adult volunteers are needed to lead troops! More...

News

DHR warns that number registration on do no call list may have expired

The Georgia Department of Human Resources, Division of Aging Services (DAS) is warning Georgians that their telephone number registration on the Do Not Call Registry may have expired. More...

Chamber Calendar

.. September 28 - Lincoln County vs. Aquinas 7:30 p.m., home. .. October 2 - City of Lincolnton Historic Preservation Commission Meeting 7 p.m., City Hall. .. October 5 - Lincoln County vs. Monticello 7:30 p.m., home. .. More...

Leathersville News

..Mr. and Mrs. Billy Lagroon of McCormick visited Mrs. Irene Bailey one day the past week. ..Miss Alicia Bryant visited in the William Bentley home Friday afternoon. .. Mr. and Mrs. Marion Cliatt visited Mr. and Mrs. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Mobile mammography The University Mobile Mammography Unit will be at the Lincoln County Health Department Oct. 23 and Nov. 20. Screening mammograms for women age 40 and above are usually covered by private insurance and Medicare. More...

Graduation rule requires students to take additional 'core' classes

The State Board of Education recently passed a new set of graduation requirements that will serve to raise the bar for Georgia students. More...

Campbell becomes the nation's fourth-ranked football coach

Larry Campbell, head coach of the Lincoln County Red Devils, became the fourth-ranked high school football coach of all time (nationally) after the Red Devils won against the Washington-Wilkes Tigers last week. It was the 406th win of his career. More...

Ace Hardware closing its doors

Lincoln Place Ace Hardware has announced that it is going out of business. Located on the Augusta Highway, the store opened in July of 2004. More...

Mass influenza immunization drill set for Oct 2-4

The Lincoln County Health Department is holding a mass influenza immunization drill from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, October 2-4. More...

Group forming

All single adults are invited to meet Oct. 5 in the fellowship hall of Bethany United Methodist Church at 7 p.m. to make plans for a new group forming where you can get together for fun, fellowship and make new friends. More...

Opinions

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I was shopping for cologne at my favorite pharmacy Friday, like I do maybe once a month or so, and Nancy and April, my personal scent assistants were kindly squirting and sniffing along with me in search of the perfect fragrance. More...

Food for Thought

Let's remember that September is Fruit and Vegetables Matters More Month. More...

People

Spanish Honor Society officers

The Lincoln County High School Jorge Luis Borges chapter of Spanish Honor Society elected their officers for the 2007-2008 school year. More...

Dr. Sandra N. Cone to wed Dallas Tony Evans Oct. 20

Mr. and Mrs. Coney Cone of Lincolnton are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Sandra Nicole to Mr. Dallas Tony Evans, son of Mr. and Mrs. Preston Evans of Lincolnton. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. More...

New Beginnings

CHRISTOPHER M.SCOTT Zach Scott and Renee Meaders are proud to announce the birth of their son, Christopher Michael born Thursday, September 6, 2007 at Medical College of Georgia. More...