January 1, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Year in Review takes a look at first six months of 2008

JANUARY 3 - - Students at LCMS help the community through "Project Care"...Lincoln County native Leah Partridge is scheduled to perform with the Augusta Symphony...The Georgia Forestry Commission changes its burn permit system. More...

EPO to be held today at 10 a.m.

The 146th Annual Emancipation Proclamation Observance will be held today (Thursday) at 10 a.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church. The guest speaker for the occasion is Roy Smith, Jr., mayor of McCormick, South Carolina. A native of Mt. More...

News

Loved ones honored with light on Tree of Remembrance

The members of the Lincoln County Historical Society extend a heartfelt "Thank you" for your participation and support of the Tree of Remembrance for 2008. More...

Ending Dogfighting

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Getting More From Your Money

(NAPSA)—There are a number of ways by which budget-conscious people can tighten their belts without feeling too much of a pinch. More...

People

Chapman, Armour to exchange vows in ceremony Nov. 7

Mrs. Larry Chapman of Washington announces the engagement of her daughter, Audra Elizabeth, to Justin Wheatley Armour, son of Mr. and Mrs. Tracy Armour of Rayle. The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late Larry Chapman of Washington. More...

Leathersville News

.. Marion and Hilda Cliatt and William and Lee Bentley were supper guests Monday night, December 15th, with Raymond, Elaine and Erin Timmerman and Derek Cooper. More...

Feeding the hungry

Tyler Cole, a member of the LCMS Junior Beta Club, and Travis Reid of the Lincoln County Food Pantry load up cans of food collected by the school to benefit needy residents of the community. More...

LCMS/HS students give the president-elect advice

With the inauguration of a new president taking place later this month, we thought it would be interesting to see what advice students at LCMS and LCHS had to offer President- Elect Barack Obama. More...

Freeman sworn in

Lee Moss, probate/magistrate judge for Lincoln County, is shown swearing in Denise Freeman, the new District 1 representative on the Lincoln County Board of Education. More...

Editorial Page

Across The Savannah

A New Year, A New Day

On January 20, we'll inaugurate a new president, the nation's 44th, the first African-American president. More...

Political Cartoon

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Judging others

TO THE EDITOR During a funeral service I recently attended, the minister said that he could tell the deceased did not attend church because he did not have flowers. More...

Obituaries

Marion R. "Pete" Hardy

Mr. Marion R. "Pete" Hardy, 65 of Elberton Hwy., died Wednesday, December 24, 2008 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Sat., Dec. 27, at Morningside Baptist Church with Rev. Dan Fernandez officiating. 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...