February 14, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Ferguson signs contract to play football for SC State

Red Devil Ronell Ferguson has been awarded a scholarship to play defensive end for South Carolina State in Orangeburg. More...

Eastern Star, MCG and Wills Memorial sponsor health fair

A health fair will be held Saturday, February 16, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Lincolnton Masonic Lodge on Peachtree Street. More...

News

Turkey hunts scheduled for Bussey Point in April

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' J. Strom Thurmond Project will host two turkey hunts in the Bussey Point Management Area this year. On April 4 and April 5, a primitive weapons turkey hunt will be conducted. More...

USDA Rural Development invites applications for loans/grants

USDA Rural Development under Secretary Thomas C. Dorr, invites applications for five programs to help small towns and rural residents finance infrastructure improvements. More...

Leathersville News

.. Mrs. Fremon Moragne visited Mr. and Mrs. William Bentley Thursday afternoon. .. Mrs. Jackie Bonner visited Mr. and Mrs. William Bentley Friday afternoon. .. Mr. and Mrs. More...

People

EMMARAY I. RICKERSON

Mr. and Mrs. Jason Paul Rickerson of Lincolnton are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, EmmaRay India, born January 14, 2008 at 4:38 p.m. at University Hospital in Augusta, Ga. More...

DEONNE JORDAN FREEMAN

Deonne Freeman and Raven Turner are proud to announce the birth of their son, Deonne Jordan Freeman, born Sunday, February 3, 2008. He weighed three pounds, seven ounces and was fifteen inches long. More...

BOE discusses new school at annual planning session

The new school, salaries, and technology were a few of the items on the agenda at the Lincoln County Board of Education's annual planning session held Wednesday, February 6, at the board office on Metasville Road. More...

Board approves calendars; renews teacher contracts

The school calendars for 2008- 2009 and 2009-2010 were approved by the Lincoln County Board of Education at its regular meeting held Tues- day, February 5. More...

Sheriff's office and Washington PD arrest local man on drug charges

Ronnie Norman Bynes, 40, was arrested on drug charges after officers with the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office and the Washington Police Department executed a search warrant at his residence on Beck Drive in the Piney Woods subdivision Saturday, Feb More...

Man arrested in connection with armed robbery

An arrest has been made in conjunction with the armed robbery that took place at the Family Dollar Store on Thursday, December 6. More...

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Dear Hearts and Gentle People

The first time I fell in love I was nauseous and felt tingly all over. Turned out I had chicken pox. Love is difficult, if not impossible, to define but it is something all of us desperately need. More...

Family meeting

There will be a Hearst family meeting at the home of Addie Mae Wright March 1 at 5 p.m. More...

Sports

Harwell event will honor Voice of the Tigers

When his hometown of Washington honors Ernie Harwell tomorrow, February 15, attendees will be treated to an afternoon of baseball fun and excitement based on Harwell's lifetime of achievement. 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...