November 22, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Break out the floats; it's parade time

With frost on the ground and the football playoffs underway, it's time to break out the glue guns, tinsel, crepe paper, garlands, and glitter in preparation for the 2007 Lincolnton Holiday Parade set for Saturday, December 1. More...

Budding chefs share recipes for dressing and pumpkin pie

Apparently, there are quite a few chefs in the making at LCES. Although some of their recipes need a little tweaking, even the greats like Julia Childs and Emeril Lagasse had to start somewhere. More...

Cattlemen suffer drought woes

As the drought in Georgia lingers on, Lincoln County cattlemen are facing quite a dilemma: pay the increasing cost for hay and feed to keep their herds going or sell off part or all of the herd, possibly at a loss. More...

Ordination service

A deacon ordination service for trustees Roy Christopher Hunter and Brantley Edward Zellars will be held Sunday, November 25, at 2:30 p.m. at St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church. More...

News

Chamber Chatter

The 2007 Holidays in Olde Lincoln Town Festival that will be held Saturday, December 1 will bring out the best of the best. Yes, it's that time of the year again for you to get out your crafts and join in the fun of this year's festival and parade. More...

Company recalls flour tortillas

Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin is alerting Georgians to a nationwide recall of flour tortillas. Del Rey Tortilleria, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, is recalling its flour tortilla products. More...

Leathersville News

.. Recent visitors of Irene Bailey have been Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Timmerman, Erin Timmerman, Derek Cooper, Alex and Christy Ferguson, George and Mildred Bailey, and Billy and Dottie Lagroon. .. More...

Sports

Devils clip Eagles' wings, now head to Bremen

"Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory there is no survival." These words were spoken by Winston Churchill during his first speech as the British Prime Minister in More...

Obituaries

Elaine Harrod

Elaine Guillebeau Harrod, 57, of Moultrie, Ga., entered into rest Wednesday, November 7, 2007 at Hamilton Medical Center in Dalton, Ga. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. More...

James Gary Jones, Jr.

Mr. James Gary Jones, 79, of Belair Road entered into rest Saturday, November 10, 2007. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, November 13, at Bellevue Cemetery. Mr. Jones was the son of the late James G. Jones, Sr. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

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

Costume contest winners

The winners of the costume contest, held in conjunction with "Pioneer Day," were: (l-r) Elizabeth Bentley, Adult Division; Rebecca Inglett, Elementary Division; and Jesse Willard, Middle and High School Division. More...

Chamber to host legislative breakfast at Lincolnton UMC

The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce will host its 11th annual "Breakfast With Our Legislators" Thursday, December 6, from 8 until 10 a.m. in the fellowship hall at Lincolnton United Methodist Church. More...

Back in action

Approximately 3,000 people attended "Pioneer Day" held Saturday, November 17, at the Lincoln County Historical Park. More...

Upward sports program to begin at First Assembly

"Upward Basketball and Cheerleading," a national children's sports program based in Spartanburg, South Carolina, is coming to Lincoln County. More...

Turkeys for Thanksgiving

It was all about turkeys at the Lincoln County Food Pantry Thursday, November 15. Pictured are: (l-r) Jessie Norman; Elizabeth Elam; Travis Reid, food pantry vice president; Betty Jo Turner; and Martha Crite. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Thanksgiving is a traditional American holiday where families all over the United States sit down for dinner at the same time- - halftime. More...

Nat'l Adoption Day celebrated

To the Editor

TO THE EDITOR Each Thanksgiving, we gather together to give thanks for our families and the good things in life. For thousands of children in foster care, this cherished celebration is just a dream. More...

People

Cheerleading clinic at Clemson

Mackenzie Matthews and Hannah Bryant cheered at the Clemson vs. Wake Forest game on Saturday November 10. The girls participated in day long clinic in Clemson that was hosted by the Tiger cheerleaders and the Rally Cat dancers. More...

European travelers

Sue Hill, Tonya Hill, and Claudia Jersey took along a copy of The Lincoln Journal to Athens, Greece. They stopped off in Rome, Italy where they are pictured in from of the Constantine Arch and the Coliseum. More...

Ten LCHS choral students attend honor chorus event

Ten Lincoln County High School choral students attended the Georgia Music Educators Association District 10 Honor Chorus event on Monday, November 5, 2007. The event was held at the First Baptist Church of Augusta. More...