May 29, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

News

Officers visit daycare

Captain Brett Carani and Investigator Stephanie Carani came to fingerprint all the children at Barbara's Family Daycare on May 15, 2008. More...

Murray, Garrard present items to Baseball Hall of Fame curator

Milledge Murray, Augusta baseball historian, presented a copy of the Augusta Magazine to Phillip Clark, curator of collections at the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY on a recent visit. More...

Students named to Presidential Scholar and Dean's List at UGA

The University of Georgia has announced that Lauren Amanda Tankersley has been named to the Presidential Scholars list for the spring semester. More...

People

Leathersville News

.. Kerry and Chris Whitner visited in the William Bentley home Monday night. .. Rev. Deryl Odom, William and Lee Bentley visited Mrs. Dorothy Bentley and Mr. and Mrs. Truett Smalley Wednesday afternoon. .. More...

This is the way we wash our clothes!

Jackie Kennedy, RSVP demonstrator instructed the Dorden children in the art of washing clothes the old-fashioned way. Wash day was held at Elijah Clark State Park on Saturday, May 17. More...

Tankersley receives promotion

Teresa McCurry Tankersley was recently promoted to bank officer and assistant manager of Farmers and Merchants Bank of Lincolnton. Teresa has been with the bank since the opening of the Lincolnton brnach in 1997. More...

County to hold informational meeting June 10

A meeting concerning the Blackjack Sewerage Project will be held Tuesday, June 10, at 6:30 p.m. at the Thomas Lane American Legion Post #597, located off of the Augusta Highway. More...

City awards contracts for sewerage improvements

The City of Lincolnton awarded contracts for upgrading its sewerage system at a called meeting of the mayor and council held Tuesday, May 20. The first contract was awarded to Blair Construction, Inc. of Evans for $172,833.26. More...

Graduating Class of 2008

Graduation exercises for the LCHS Class of 2008 were held Friday, May 23, at Buddy Bufford Field. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Well, the race is on. The sign race, that is. They're everywhere and are multiplying at an alarming rate. If they keep popping up like they have in the last week or two, by election time we'll be lucky to find our way to our precincts to vote. More...

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TO THE EDITOR

Best library around

TO THE EDITOR: I was speaking to a friend of mine who is a professor at a prominent college in Pennsylvania and I asked him if his students read a lot. More...

Obituaries

Hope Glidewell

Miss Hope Glidewell, formerly of Ashmore-Barden Rd. died Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at McDuffie Regional Medical Center, Thomson. She was 86 years old. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Thursday, May 20, at New Hope Baptist Church with Revs. More...

Patricia Prothe

Mrs. Patricia "Pat" Prothe, 76 of Savannah Dr. McCormick, S.C. passed away Saturday, May 17, 2008 at Doctor's Hospital, Augusta. A memorial mass is scheduled for Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church. Mrs. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Scrabble June 1 The Scrabble Club will meet Sunday, June 1 at the Dova Partridge Annex at the library from 2 till 5 p.m. Scrabble fans 12 and over are invited to come play. More...