October 25, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Communities of Opportunities meeting

Local residents and officials met at The Lincoln Center Thursday, October 18, to review the results of a town hall meeting conducted last fall in connection with the state's Communities of Opportunities initiative. More...

Two Hephzibah residents arrested on drug charges

Two Hephzibah residents were arrested by the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, October 18, after deputies received a report that a white female and a white male were visiting local drugstores asking about iodine and 96-count pseudoephedr More...

News

CCLC reports on Oct. meeting

The Concerned Citizens of Lincoln County met October 18 at the Lincoln County Public Library at 6:30 p.m. Al Bean, president, opened the meeting. Vice president, Linda Burns, gave the invocation and Pledge of Allegiance. More...

Chamber Chatter

Happy Fall Ya'll! I can't believe it's almost the end of Christmas! This is my favorite time of the year. It's Halloween time!! I have listed so Halloween Safety Tips for you - please read them and make you use them! More...

Chamber Calendar

.. October 30 - Wills Memorial Hospital Community Wellness Program Halloween Safety Wilkes Primary and Elementary Schools 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. .. October 19 - Lincoln County vs. Wilkinson County 7:30 p.m., away. .. More...

Obituaries

Cazwell Reed Dorn

Cazwell Reed (Caz) Dorn, 23, Mc- Cormick, S.C., entered into rest on Thursday, October 18, 2007 at the Medical College of Georgia from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. More...

Edwin Reid Drinkard, Sr.

Mr. Edwin Reid Drinkard, Sr., 83, of Augusta Highway, entered into rest on Saturday, October 20, 2007 at Heartland Hospice, Augusta. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, October 22 at Lincolnton Baptist Church with Revs. More...

City adopts budget and sets millage rate at 5.6

The Lincolnton City Council adopted its FY 2008 General Account and Street Account Budget and set the millage rate at a called meeting held Thursday, October 18. More...

Eerie Guts House is site of Halloween Spooktacular Wed.

The "Second Annual Haunted Halloween Spooktacular" will be held Wednesday, October 31, beginning at 7 p.m. at the "Eerie Guts House" also known as the home of Ernie and Renee Guthrie at 125 Goshen Street. More...

Sheriff appeals judge's ruling to Georgia Supreme Court

Lincoln County Sheriff Gerald Lawson has appealed the ruling made by Superior Court Judge T. Penn McWhorter of Winder to the Georgia Supreme Court. More...

County votes to buy ambulance and motor grader

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners acted on routine matters at a called meeting held Thursday, October 18. During the meeting, the commission: .. More...

Opinions

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Next Wednesday is the day all the witches, monsters, and aliens come calling. No, it's not the family reunion. It's Halloween, that long-awaited day when kids do everything their parents have told them not to do every other day of the year. More...

People

Leathersville News

.. Mr. and Mrs. Lindy Chalker visited Mr. and Mrs. William Bentley Saturday afternoon. .. Judy Webb, Kevin Landry, Mrs. Kerry Whitner and Mandy Dornberg have been visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Truett Smalley. .. Mrs. More...

Personals

David Spencer Ball, son of Penne Ball and the late Col. George Lawson Ball, is now doing his internship ACC 107 at the Lincoln County Board of Education. He is a 2005 graduate of Lincoln County High School. More...

Reed celebrates her third birthday with outdoor party Sept. 26

Elizabeth Ann Reed turned three years old on September 26, 2007. Many friends and family members helped celebrate with outdoor fun at her home. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

RENEWAL NOTICE Notice is hereby given that L.W.'s Bait & Tackle located at 2058 Ashmore Barden Road, has made application to the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners for a malt beverage and/or wine renewal license. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Mobile mammography The University Mobile Mammography Unit will be at the Lincoln County Health Department Nov. 20 and Dec. 11. Screening mammograms for women age 40 and above are usually covered by private insurance and Medicare. More...