December 6, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Saving Christmas for kids

Employees of the Huddle House are holding a toy drive for the needy children of the community. According to Richard Brown, owner of the restaurant, "Our customers and employees were concerned when we read last week's Lincoln Journal More...

News

Costume contest winners

Winners pictured at Over The Rainbow's Halloween Costume Contest held October 31st were Abraham Crawford (Tigger), Lorali Clark (Raggedy Ann), Judson Beggs (Dopey), Leslie Kate Duncan (Care Bear), Madison Pia (Tinker Bell) and T.J. More...

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

.. Michael Ferguson, Wayne and Will Bentley and Joe Estes have been visitors in the William Bentley home. .. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Timmerman, Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Bowick, Mrs. More...

Sports

Devils finish at 11-2; it was a very good year

"Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. 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...

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...

City water use violators could face a hefty fine

An ordinance establishing penalties for violating outdoor water use restrictions under Drought Response Level 4 was adopted by the Lincolnton City Council at its regular meeting held Monday, December 3. More...

Candlelight tour of homes set for Sat.

Sponsored by the Lincoln County Historical Society, the Candlelight Tour of Homes is set for Saturday, December 8, from 6 until 9 p.m. More...

Chamber announces winning entries in holiday parade

The weather was cool and clear for the large crowd that turned out for the 2007 Lincolnton Holiday Parade held Saturday, December 1. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Due to several requests (okay, one, my friend the lush that I met at the Christmas parade Saturday) for a recipe that I featured in Dear Hearts a couple of years ago, I am including it once more. More...

To the Editor

A Christmas wish

TO THE EDITOR Dear Santa My name is James Reese and I am writing you this letter on behalf of the people in Lincoln County, Georgia. My roots go very deep in the red and rocky soil of my beloved home county. More...

Chamber Chatter

Holidays in Olde Lincoln Town Wow! What a great success the 10th Annual Holidays in Olde Lincolnton and Parade was. More...

Obituaries

John Marvin Banks, Sr.

Mr. John Marvin Banks, Sr., 75, of Bethany Church Road, entered into rest on Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at the residence. A memorial service was held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 28 at First Assembly of God with Revs. Paul C. More...

Jesse Floyd Hilley, Jr.

Mr. Jesse "Jess" Floyd Hilley, Jr., 46, of Piney Woods Road, entered into rest on Saturday, December 1, 2007. Graveside service was held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, December 5, at Hephzibah Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Allen Danner officiating. More...