January 17, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Diva arrives

Lincoln County native Leah Partridge performed with the Augusta Symphony on Saturday, January 12, at First Baptist Church in Augusta. More...

News

FSA announces closing date for NAP applications

Producers in need of insurance coverage for Spring and Fall annually planted crops under the Noninsured Crop Assistance Program (NAP) have until January 31, 2008 to apply for certain crops for which the catastrophic level of insurance is not availa More...

Golden Harvest Food Bank receives grant from UPS

Golden Harvest Food Bank received a $50,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS (NYSE:UPS). The grant will help support expansion and renovation to the Aiken Warehouse. More...

VA benefits are tax exempt

As the tax deadline approaches, Georgia Commissioner of Veterans Affairs Pete Wheeler wants to remind all veterans and their dependents that benefits paid under any law administered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs are tax exempt. More...

Obituaries

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...

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...

Taxes, drought and growth discussed in chairman's state of the county address

A report on the condition of the county was delivered by Lincoln County Commission Chairman Walker Norman at the regular meeting of the commission held Thursday, January 10. More...

Rev. Reviere slated as guest speaker at MLK observance

The annual Lincoln County Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Observance will take place Sunday, January 20, at 3 p.m. in the LCHS Auditorium. More...

BOE reviews changes in HOPE

The HOPE scholarship was under discussion at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education held Tuesday, January 8. According to Dr. More...

Editorial Page

Okay. What's the deal here?

I got my flu shot a month ago, I have washed my hands so thoroughly I could perform surgery at any minute, I have steered clear of people with runny noses and hacking coughs and still I have been as sick as a dog the last two weeks. More...

To the Editor

Thank you

TO THE EDITOR A great big secret Santa thank you to the merchants and individuals who made Secret Santa a huge success. More...

People

LCMS names students to honor roll for nine weeks

Lincoln County Middle School is proud to announce the following students were named to the Honor Roll for the second nine weeks. Students must earn a 90 or above in all subjects to be named to the Honor Roll. More...

Johnson celebrates sixteenth birthday with party Jan. 12

Anthony Dion Johnson turned sixteen years old on January 1, 2008. He celebrated his birthday with a party on January 12 at The Lincoln Center with his mother and step-father, Alberta and Ellis Elam. More...

Local students named to fall Dean's List at ASU

Augusta State University has named the following students from Lincolnton to the fall 2007 Dean's List: Carolyn L. McClendon, Christopher J. Reid, Stephanie D. Rhoden, Samantha J. Sherman, Asia D. Urban, John W. Burg, Cedric A. Pitts, Danielle M. More...