November 29, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Chamber to host Breakfast with our Legislators Dec. 6

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...

Tour of Homes slated for Dec. 8

The Lincoln County Historical Society's "Candlelight Tour of Homes" will be held Saturday, December 8, from 6 until 9 p.m. For tickets to the event, contact the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce at 706-359-7970. More...

Broad River toy drive

Broad River Realty of Lincolnton is asking local residents to help make Christmas brighter for children in the community. More...

News

Women's luncheon to be held

The Savannah River Christian Women's Connection Luncheon will be held at Tara Country Club in Savannah Lakes Village on Wed., Dec. 12 at 12:30 p.m. and will conclude at 2 p.m. More...

Leathersville News

.. Mr. and Mrs. Marion Cliatt enjoyed having Clifton, Donna and Brooke Berry, along with Margie Berry, as their weekend guest. More...

Loved ones honored with light on Tree of Remembrance

The Lincoln County Historical Society is honored to sponsor The Tree of Remembrance for 2007. It is a highlight of the season for this community, and its lights will shine throughout the holiday season. More...

Sports

Devils beat Bremen, face long trip to Wilcox

The Red Devils proved last week that redder is better when they defeated Bremen's Blue Devils 19-7. Albert Einstein once said: "You have to learn the rules of the game. More...

How to get there ...

Wilcox County and Rochelle represent one of those places that "you can't get to from here." Well, actually you can but the most direct route will be all two-lane roads betwee towns and the closest thing to an interstate highway will be the crossing More...

Georgia Class A 2007 Playoff Brackets

In the first round, second round, quarterfinals, and finals, the higher seeded team will host, unless the competing teams are tied or if the higher seeded team does not meet standards. More...

Obituaries

Lavern Bohler Goldman

Lavern Bohler Goldman, 85, of Greenwood, S.C., widow of Vernon Eugene Goldman, entered into eternal rest Saturday, November 24, 2007 at the Hospice House of Greenwood. Funeral services were conducted at 3 p.m. More...

Roselyn Waller Jones

Roselyn Waller Jones passed away suddenly on November 21, 2007 at McDuffie Regional Medical Center in Thomson, Georgia. She was a longtime resident of the Indian Cove Community on Clark Hill Lake. She was born in Mt. More...

Willie Mae Maddox Jones

Mrs. Willie Mae (Susta) Maddox Jones, 82, of Lincolnton, entered into rest on Sunday, November 18, 2007 at Select Specialty Hospital in Augusta, Ga. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. More...

Man arrested after discovery of abandoned meth lab

A services theft led the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office to an abandoned methamphetamine lab last week. More...

Secret Santa no longer available to needy residents

Local residents should take note that the Secret Santa Program will not be offered in Lincoln County this year. More...

Fun, fellowship, food and great deals to be found at annual holiday festival

Thaw out the bird and break out the holly, the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce's Holidays in Olde Lincoln Towne Festival launches into overdrive Saturday, December 1. More...

E-Waste Recycling Week to be held at convenience center

The speed at which today's cutting edge, state-of-the-art technology becomes tomorrow's Model A or Royal typewriter is astounding. More...

Preserving the past

Linda Aaron (third from right), an archivist with the University of Georgia, visited the Lincoln County Library recently to present a program on preserving and identifying family documents and artifacts. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I was watching Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday morning and listening to the commentators banter with one another about gift giving when one of the women said to her male cohort, "Well, More...

To the Editor

Pioneer Day is huge success

TO THE EDITOR Dear Lincoln County: Thanks for making your Pioneer Day a huge success. We had a crowd that some estimated was just under 3000 for the day. More...

People

Zellars, Thomas to exchange vows in service May 31

Gregory and Rebecca Zellars of Lincolnton are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Delisha Lynn to Gregory Omar Thomas, son of Jeremiah and Josephine Thomas of Plains, Georgia. Miss Zellars is the granddaughter of Mrs. More...

Hunter ordained as deacon at St. Luke

Trustee Roy Christopher Hunter was ordained as a deacon in a special service held at Saint Luke Baptist Church on Sunday, November 25, 2007. Rev. More...

Rivers attend Baptist convention Nov. 12-15 at Marriot in Augusta

Rev. and Mrs. Alvin Rivers of Saint Luke Baptist Church attended the 137th session of the General Missionary Baptist Convention of Georgia, Inc. November 12 - 15. This event was hosted by the 10th district churches which Saint Luke is a part of. 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...