July 24, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Wade awaiting extradition on attempted murder charge

A man wanted for attempted first degree murder in North Carolina was arrested by officers with the Lincolnton Police Department and the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office Thursday, July 10. More...

Goldman, Aycock win big in Perry

The Lincoln County Steer and Heifer Team made a good showing at the Georgia Junior Beef Futurity held at the Georgia National Fairgrounds in Perry Thursday, July 17, through Saturday, July 19. More...

Journal reports on results of Republican straw poll

Due to press constraints, The Lincoln Journal was unable to publish the results of a "straw poll" that was conducted in conjunction with the Georgia General Primary held Tuesday, July 15. More...

News

ACS to hold training class for licensed cosmetologists Aug. 11

The American Cancer Society will hold its next Look Good...Feel Better volunteer training class for licensed beauty professionals on August 11, 2008 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at your local American Cancer Society office in Augusta. More...

CCLC reports on July meeting

The Concerned Citizens of Lincoln County met at the public library July 17 at 6:30 p.m. President Al Bean opened the meeting. Vice President Linda Burns welcomed the members and visitors. Wade Johnson gave the invocation. More...

Local 4-H Club members enjoyed a variety of summer activites

Lincoln Co. 4-H Club held its summer activities program during the month of June. Club members, 5th through 12th grade, had the opportunity to learn and experience different activities and events that made their summer exciting. More...

Obituaries

Melvin Edward Partridge

Mr. Melvin Edward Partridge, 89, Partridge Town Road, died Saturday, July 19, 2008 at Lake Crossing Health Care Facility, Leah, Georgia. Funeral services were held at 3:00 p.m., Monday, July 20 from New Hope Baptist Church, with the Revs. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER Georgia, Lincoln County This law firm is acting as a debt collector attempting to collect a debt. Any information obtained will be used for that purpose. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Board of elections meetings The regular meetings of the Lincoln County Board of Elections and Voter Registration will be held the fourth Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. More...

BOE pleased with EOCT scores in physical science, economics

End-of-Course Test (EOCT) scores and a new policy for gifted students were under discussion at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education held Tuesday, July 15. More...

Cancer was never part of the plan for Lyndsie

If attitude can heal, Lyndsie Beggs, 21, has won her battle against ovarian cancer. "When I was 19, everything in my life was going just the way I had planned. I was going to attend cosmetology school and then marry the man of my dreams. More...

Pam Carmichael is named a High Performance Principal

LCMS Principal Pam Carmichael was selected as one of the 112 "High Performance Principals" by Governor Sonny Perdue and Kathy Cox, state superintendent of schools. More...

Grand jury to convene August 4; Judge Hinesley set to preside

The Lincoln County Grand Jury will convene on Monday, August 4, at 9:30 a.m. at the Lincoln County Courthouse. Judge Harold A. Hinesley is set to preside over the proceedings. More...

New facilities at rec complex

A new restroom/storage area has been constructed at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex, near Burke Field. Most of the work on the new addition to the complex was done by county employees. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

"Oh-My-Lord!! Please tell me you didn't join Facebook!" said my teenager nephew. "Yes, I did," I told him. "What's wrong with that?" " Everything!" he said. "You're... gosh, how old are you anyway? You're too old to be on Facebook. More...

Controlling algae in farm ponds

Agriculture & Natural Resources

Farm ponds in rural Georgia are just as common as cows and barbed wire fences. Ponds are a beautiful source of relaxation around these parts. More...

Chamber Chatter

Happy summer! It's H-O-T outside! Can you believe school will start back in less than a month? Wow, I can't believe how fast time flies! What does the word volunteer mean to you? More...

People

Vacationing on the gulf coast

The Huffs took their Lincoln Journal to the gulf coast with them on their annual vacation trip to Panama City Beach. Pictured are Brandon Coussens, Kendall Huff, Clint & Anne Huff, Danielle Danner & Tyler Huff. More...

Relaxing in the Florida keys

Marianne and Bobby Adams are taking time out to enjoy the Lincoln Journal in Key Largo, Fl. with son, Sid Vandiver and granddaughter Madison. More...

Laura L.Cartledge to wed Dustin Edward Dyer Aug. 2

Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Cartledge proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura LeeAnn Cartledge to Mr. Dustin Edward Dyer. Laura is the granddaughter of Mrs. Ann Flanigan and the late Mr. Mitchell Flanigan and Mr. and Mrs. More...