April 10, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Cinderella to be presented by LCMS Choral Music Dept.

The LCMS Choral Music Department is scheduled to perform the concert version of Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Cinderella" on Monday, April 14, at 7 p.m. and Thursday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m. in the school auditorium. More...

Danner will seek sixth term as tax commissioner

Brenda Turner Danner has announced that she is seeking her sixth term as tax commissioner of Lincoln County. She was first elected to the position in 1988 after working with former tax commissioner D.T. Danner for over three years. More...

News

Cushman receives Outstanding Graduate Student Award from ASU

Carey Anne Aycock Cushman was presented the Outstanding Graduate Student in Early Childhood Education Award at Augusta State University during the Honors Convocation Ceremony March 14. Her award was presented by Dr. More...

Mike Arrington attends law enforcement training class

Chief Mike Arrington of the Tignall Police Deparment attended the Chief Executive Training Class for newlyappointed chiefs of police and heads of law enforcement agencies at the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police Headquarters Building in Dulut More...

Leathersville News

..Nancy Bailey's grandchildren Whitney, Kasidee, Tyler and Courtney spent Spring Break week with her. ..Erica Newton visited Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Fizer on Saturday, and Alan Fizer was out for the weekend. ..Mr. and Mrs. More...

People

Strait fans

Three LCHS students attended the sold-out George Strait concert at the Colonial Center in Columbia, S.C. Sat., April 5. Other performers included Sara Jones and Miranda Lambert. More...

Talented musicians

Six local and area wide Suzuki Strings of Augusta students played with the 120 + member string orchestra at their annual recital held at the First Baptist Church of Augusta Friday, March 28. More...

Reed named to Dean's List at Augusta Tech

Haili Reed, daughter of Tab and Sherri Reed of Lincolnton, has been named to the Dean's List at Augusta Technical College for the Fall Quarter, 2007. More...

Teachers plead with board to offer Social Security benefits

Social Security and Medicare for teachers was under discussion at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education held Tuesday, April 1. More...

Rate increases for Journal will take effect June 1

Effective June 1, 2008, there will be an increase in subscription rates for The Lincoln Journal. This marks the first rate increase in nine years. More...

LCMS to host athletic awards night in cafeteria

LCMS is set to host its first-ever athletic awards night on Tuesday, April 15, at 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria. More...

Official certificate

Lincoln County recently received a framed certificate from Governor Sonny Perdue (c) designating it as an "Entrepreneur Friendly" community. More...

Sheriff's office purchases pair of binoculars with FEMA grant

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office recently took delivery of a pair of Stedi-Eye Gyro Stabilized Binoculars with night vision eyepieces, purchased with a $14,000 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), a division of the United S More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I was at Bells checkout counter waiting my turn and for lack of anything else to do, I counted all the magazines on the rack with a headline concerning weight loss. There were 15! More...

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Build a raised bed garden

The spring growing season is in full swing and I'm glad to see the warm weather right along with it. To all of my hobby gardeners and enthusiasts in Lincoln Co. More...

Obituaries

Maynard Robinson, Jr.

Mr. Maynard "Slackie" Robinson, Jr. of Lincolnton entered into rest March 31 at Heritage Health Care of Wilkes County. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 5 at First Baptist Church with Rev. Dennis J.Quinn officiating. 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...