September 18, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents invited to take part in ceremony naming road for Lewis

Local and state officials will gather in Lincolnton, along with family and friends of the Lewis Family, to honor the memory of James Roy "Pop" Lewis. The ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, September 22, at The Lincoln Center. More...

Golf cart, car accident sends five to hospital

Five were sent to the hospital when a car collided with a golf cart in front of St. Paul United Methodist Church on the Thomson Highway (Highway 43). The accident occurred at 11:43 a.m. Saturday, September 13. More...

Annual bluegrass festival will feature great music and food

The Eighth Annual "Elijah Clark Bluegrass Festival" will be held Friday, September 19, through Sunday, September 21, at Elijah Clark State Park. More...

News

Battle of Kennesaw Mountain to be presented at meeting

Mr. Willie Johnson, Chief Historian of the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, will present "The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, June 27, 1864" to the Washington Civil War Round Table meeting on Monday evening, September 22, 6:00 p.m. More...

High tech demonstration

Ernie Doss, Lincoln County Dept. of Public Safety Director, recently demonstrated the Zoll AutoPulse to Tangie McKinney's Health Occupations Class. The Zoll AutoPulse is an automated CPR machine and is used instead of performing manual CPR. More...

LCMS/HS menus

THURSDAY, SEPT. 18 Sausage, biscuit, grits, juice, milk FRIDAY, SEPT. 19 Chicken, biscuit, grits, juice, milk MONDAY, SEPT. 22 Sausage pancake on a stick, oatmeal, juice, milk TUESDAY, SEPT. More...

Sports

Devils remain undefeated, beat Rebels 23-0

The Lincoln County Red Devils played in Hephzibah last Friday, September 12, against the Hephzibah Rebels. And like this season's other games, the other side went home scoreless. The Red Devils won the game 23-0 and made the season record 3-0. More...

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Obituaries

William J. "Billy" Barden

Mr. William Joseph "Billy" Barden, 73, of Augusta Hwy., entered into rest Wednesday, September 10, 2008 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington, Ga. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. More...

William B. "Willie" Dorn

Mr. William Burkhalter "Willie" Dorn, 86, McCormick, S.C., entered into rest Tuesday, September 9, 2008 at Self Regional Medical Center, Greenwood, S.C. A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. More...

Nicholas "Nick" Wiley

Mr. Nicholas Duane (Nick) Wiley, 25, of Thomson, Ga., beloved son of Kathy M. Clements and the late Duane T. Wiley, entered into rest Tuesday, September 9, 2008 at MCG. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. More...

City residents will pay more for water and sewage services Oct. 1

Residents of the City of Lincolnton will be paying a little more for water and sewerage services, effective October 1. More...

BOE adopts final plans for the new high school

The Lincoln County Board of Education adopted the final plans for the new high school, which will be located off of Metasville Road. The action was taken at the regular meeting of the board on Monday, September 8. More...

GBI investigation clears Elams of any wrongdoing

A GBI investigation has been closed regarding questions about the possibility of targets of a search warrant being tipped off by Leverta Elam, associate magistrate judge for Lincoln County, or her husband, Harvey, prior to the execution of the warr More...

Long and Lewis Family hit the Imperial

It's Lincoln County night at the Imperial! The Lewis Family as well as Lizzy Long (pictured) and Llegacy will open the Morris Museum of Art's Sixth Annual Southern Soul and Song Concert Series on Thursday, September 25, at 7:30 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

Faith restored

TO THE EDITOR Driving home from Evans September 12, I heard on the radio some gasoline stations were running out of gas because of the threat of Hurricane Ike. I had purchased gas the day before but thought it be wise to fill up anyway. More...

Taking our county back

TO THE EDITOR A very important election is just around the corner. More...

Stolen mower

TO THE EDITOR Someone recently stole a 2005-24 HP Husqvarna lawn mower from our property on the Thomson Hwy. It is orange with black seat Serial # 630805B002474. More...

People

Leathersville News

.. Kenneth Smalley, Ken Smalley, Mr. and Mrs. Kerry Whitner, Mandy Dornberg and Brad have been visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Truett Smalley. .. Alicia and Patrick Bryant visited their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Bryant, during the week. More...

LCMS Cheerleaders

Cheering for the Lincoln County Middle School Raiders are front row (L-r): Ivie Aycock, Savanna Barnett, Ariel King, Alex Bryan, Bailey Crosby, Maggie Partridge, Kaylee Harmon; back row: Alison Chalker, Shelby Parham, Hannah Gallagher, Co-Captain- He More...

Rush for the Gold yard sale to be held Saturday

Are you heading into the fall season with your closets and cabinets overflowing? Does your car have to fight its way into the garage? Are you feeling the stress of simply having Too much stuff? 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 5:30 p.m. More...