October 9, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Cancer symposium at Lincoln Center

The community is invited to a "Breast, Cervical, Prostate, and Colorectal Cancer Symposium" on Saturday, October 11, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at The Lincoln Center. More...

You can't beat it!

Katrina Kelly's art classes at LCMS/LCHS created panels to spice up the Red Devil Pride Marching Band's halftime show, which is based on the music of Michael Jackson. More...

News

USDA issues 1.8 billion in Conservation Reserve payments

Agriculture Secretary Ed Schafer recently announced that USDA will distribute $1.8 billion in Conservation Reserve Program rental payments to participants across the country for fiscal year 2009. More...

Georgia's drought gets worse in dry September

Tropical Storm Fay brought beneficial rain to Georgia in late August. But a very dry September has led to the return of low stream flows across the state and worsened drought conditions. More...

Christian women's retreat to be held at CDM Nov. 7-9

Ladies, are you in need of some time to retreat? Are you looking for a renewal of your spirit? A deepening of your walk of faith? Some good ole' fashioned girl time? If you answered yes to any of these questions then you need to act fast! More...

People

Echols visits Nantahala Outdoor Center

Kenneth Echols recent visited the Nantahala Outdoor Center in Nantahala, North Carolina on his birthday September 23. More...

Leathersville News

.. Mr. and Mrs. George Bailey of Elberton and Rev. Lori Blocker have been visitors of Mrs. Irene Bailey. .. Mr. and Mrs. William Bentley spent Thursday night in North Augusta with Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Timmerman and Erin. More...

Move-in day at UCLA

Sara Anne, Gail and Murray Remsen stop by the UCLA Bruin (mascot) to fill him in on all the news from Lincoln County during move-in day at UCLA where Sara Anne is attending college. Taking the picture was Bobbie Rhodes. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

STATEMENT OF NONDISCRIMINATION Wilkes Telephone & Electric Company, is the recipient of Federal financial assistance from the Rural Electrification Administration, an agency of the U.S. 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...

Council adopts FY 2009 budget; millage rate to remain the same

The Lincolnton City Council adopted a budget of $800,200 for FY 2009 at its regular meeting held Monday, October 6, at City Hall. More...

C.J. Goldman takes top honors at Perry steer and heifer show

The Lincoln County 4-H Livestock Show Team turned in an excellent performance at the Georgia National Fair Steer & Heifer Show held Thursday, October 2, through Sunday, October 5, in Perry. More...

Residents may now receive flu vaccines at health dept.

Flu vaccines are currently available at the Lincoln County Health Department from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. For individuals without Medicare Part B, Medicaid, or PeachCare, the cost is $25. More...

Editorial Page

Across The Savannah

Filming NASCAR's Cale Yarborough

Back in the 60s, before NASCAR races were routine TV broadcasts, before high definition TV put you right alongside the cars, the best you could do was listen to races on the radio. More...

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TO THE EDITOR

A real miracle!

TO THE EDITOR As many of you know, five of our children were recently involved in a golf cart accident in front of St. Paul United Methodist Church. Humanly speaking, you cannot explain how our children all survived the accident. More...

Sports

Softball team advances to sectional playoffs in Dublin

The LCHS Softball Team will be participating in the sectional playoffs for the first time since the team moved to fast pitch. The double elimination tournament is set for Friday and Saturday, October 17 and 18, in Dublin. More...

Red Devils enjoy after practice treat

Janet and Sting Dawkins treated the LCHS Red Devil Football Team to watermelon, muscadines, and other goodies following football practice on Thursday, October 2. More...

Devils start slow, come back to whip Aquinas

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