December 27, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Rubbing elbows

With issues of The Lincoln Journal and the McCormick Messenger in hand, Greg Ruddell and Billie Black showed their hometown pride at a cocktail party honoring the United States senator and former First Lady, Hillary Clinton. More...

News

Strengthening Georgia's dog fighting laws will make a world of difference

Less than 24 hours after former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick was sentenced to 23 months in prison on dog fighting charges, proposed legislation to strengthen Georgia's dog fighting laws will make a difference, State Sen. More...

Program aims to save infants lives through education

The Georgia Department of Human Resources (DHR) is launching a crib matching initiative to improve Georgia's infant mortality rate and to support healthy birth outcomes. More...

Christmas tree recycling program begins Dec. 21

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Thurmond Lake will accept real Christmas trees beginning December 21 through January 8, 2008. The Christmas trees can be dropped off at Riverside Middle School on Fury's Ferry Road in Evans, Georgia. More...

Obituaries

Doris Teasley Brindel

Mrs. Doris Teasley Brindel, 86, of Mooresboro, N.C., entered into rest Tuesday, December 18, 2007 at White Oak Manor in Shelby. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 21 at Stamey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE Probate Court of Lincoln County Re: Petition of James Cullars for discharge from office as Administrator of the estate of Barbara Hogan, deceased. More...

Three programs in place to increase graduation rate

Three programs, geared toward helping students graduate and experience success in their future endeavors, are currently being offered at LCHS. More...

Rosie Berry to speak at Ebenezer

The 145th Annual Emancipation Proclamation Observance will be held Tuesday, January 1, at 10 a.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church. The guest speaker for the occasion is educator Rosie M. Berry. More...

Editorial Page

A flug shot now can still give you protection

The holiday season will soon fade. But the height of flu season is still ahead. It's not too late to get that little shot of prevention, says a University of Georgia health expert. More...

Consumers get answers from Georgia Department of Agriculture

Prepared by the Georgia Department of Agriculture, Office of Public Affairs Tommy Irvin, Commissioner. Call Consumer Q's hotline at 1-800- 282-5852. Consumer Product Recall: The Home Depot recalls holiday figurines due to lead paint hazard. More...

People

Edmund graduates with an MBA from Nortwestern Unvi.

Rex Edmunds has earned an MBA degree from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management Executive MBA Program. Convocation ceremonies were held December 8, 2007 on the Kellogg School's Evanston campus. More...

Pitts named to Dean's List at Augusta State

Cedric A. Pitts was recently named to the Dean's List for 2007 fall semester at Augusta State University with a perfect grade point average of 4.0. Cedric is a finance major at the Hull College of Business at Augusta State University. More...

Tankersley, Walton named to Dean's List at Univ. of Ga.

Lauren Amanda Tankersley, a Family and Consumer Sciences major, and LeAnn Walton, a pharmacy professional major, was named to the Dean's List at the University of Georgia for the 2007 fall semester. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Watch Night Service First Baptist Church will have a Watch Night Service Dec. 31 at 9 p.m. The public is invited. Rev. Dennis Quinn is pastor. More...