January 10, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Community blood drive to be held at Lincolnton Baptist Sat.

A Lincoln County Community Blood Drive will be held Saturday, January 12, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Lincolnton Baptist Church. More...

News

Chamber Chatter

Happy New Year! It's 2008! I can't begin to explain how excited I am to be a part of an amazing community! Lincoln County is like NO OTHER county! I am so excited to be the 2008 President for the Lincolnton/ Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce. More...

Cold and drought blast Georgia landscapes

Just as things were looking up for Georgia gardeners after last month's rain, it's freezing. Their droughtstressed plants will be hit hard, says a University of Georgia expert. More...

Leathersville News

.. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Abel and Mr. and Mrs. Lindy Chalker visited in the William Bentley home Saturday morning. .. Mrs. Audrey Crump and Mrs. Pat Leech and Bandit visited Mr. and Mrs. William Bentley Saturday afternoon. .. More...

Sports

Sweet Wynn at sUGAr Bowl

Jarius Wynn (#99), a former Red Devil who now plays defensive end for UGA, is shown "high-fiveing" fans during Georgia's 41-10 victory over the Hawaii Warriors at the Sugar Bowl, held in New Orleans on New Year's Day. More...

Obituaries

Betty Jo Adams

Ms. Betty Jo Adams, 73, of South Washington Street, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 2, 2008 at Heartland Hospice in Augusta. Graveside service were held at 3 p.m. on Friday, January 4, 2008 at St. More...

Charles Ward Elam

Mr. Charles Ward Elam, 80, of Elam Avenue, entered into eternal rest on Friday, January 4, 2008 at Wills Memorial Hospital in Washington, Ga. Funeral service were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, January 7, at Lincolnton Baptist Church with Revs. More...

Joe C. May

Mr. Joe Coleman May, 94, of Evans, Georgia, entered into rest on Wednesday, December 12, 2007 at home. Memorial services were held at 2 p.m. on December 17 at Brandon Wilde in Evans. He donated his body to the Medical College of Georgia. More...

Three county employees plead guilty to theft-related charges

Three former Lincoln County employees were sentenced after pleading guilty to theft-related charges during a recent session of Lincoln County Superior Court. Chief Judge Roger W. Dunaway, Jr. More...

Elections board is accepting requests for absentee ballots

The Lincoln County Board of Elections and Registration is currently accepting applications for those wishing to vote absentee in the Presidential Preference Primary set for Tuesday, February 5. More...

Public hearing set to discuss mitigation plan

The Lincoln County Department of Public Safety's Office of Emergency Management will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, January 22, from 7 until 9 p.m. at The Lincoln Center. More...

Cope wins logo design contest

Lori Cope, art teacher at LCHS, was named the winner of the Augusta Colts' logo design contest during a press conference held at Famous Dave's Barbecue in Augusta on Thursday, January 3. More...

Editorial Page

Happy New Year, dear hearts!

Still nursing a whopper of a cold, I am happy to say that a pin-head-sized hole in my left nostril has allowed me to breathe again and I am back at the computer compiling my new year's resolutions. More...

People

Brim receives degree

Mary Brim, a former student of Lincoln County High School and a graduate of Nitro High School in Nitro, WV, completed her Associate in Applied Science in Criminal Justice on December 16, 2007. More...

Leverett earns degree from Albany State Univ.

Vanessa Nicole Leverett has earned a B.A from Albany State University's Department of English, Modern Languages, and Mass Communications. Convocation ceremonies were held December 8, 2007 at the James H. Gray Civic Center in Albany, Georgia. More...

Moss named to Dean's List at Mercer Univ.

Peyson L. Moss was recently named to the Dean's List at Mercer University Townsend School of Music for fall semester 2007. In order to be named to the Dean's List, students must achieve a grade point average of 3.55 or higher. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

DEBTORS AND CREDITORS NOTICE All creditors of the Estate of Edwin R. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

GED/Adult classes Augusta Technical College and Lincoln County Family Connection are offering GED/Adult Literacy classes on Mon., Tues., and Thurs. from 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Wed., from 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. More...