March 26, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Kite Flying 101

Preschool students at LCES had a wonderful time romping around the track and flying kites at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex Friday, March 20. Pictured are Chris Bentley and his daughter, Kaitlyn, 5. More...

Griffin reports on zoning matters

Zoning can be a very baffling and complex issue. More...

News

Wild Game Supper in Sharon

It's that time of year again - Wild Game Supper Time in Sharon, Georgia, sponsored by the Sharon- Raytown Garden Club! This year's supper will be held on Saturday, March 28. Serving hours are 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. More...

Hall to perform; Rogers to speak at women's luncheon

Spring has sprung! We see the evidence of spring's arrival by the new colors in our gardens and surrounding landscapes. We gather together with friends for "tea time" and take pleasure in the fresh air on our patios and decks. More...

Farmers, gardeners venders meeting to be held April 9

Attention Lincoln County farmers, garden hobbyists and enthusiasts, come join the Lincoln County Farmers Market Association. Market your great fruit and vegetable crops to the citizens of Lincoln County. More...

People

Leathersville News

.. Jackie Bonner visited William and Lee Bentley Tuesday afternoon. .. George and Mildred Bailey visited Irene Bailey on Sunday. .. More...

Final voyage

Capt. Gary Edwards took a copy of The Lincoln Journal with him on his final voyage aboard the submarine USS Alaska. He will be retiring from the US Navy after about 30 years of service. More...

Six L.C. 4-H'ers participate in District Project Achievement

Six Lincoln County 4-H'ers attended Northeast District Jr./Sr. Project Achievement at Rock Eagle near Eatonton, Ga. on March 6-8. More...

Students hold their own with state and RESA on EOCTs

Students at LCHS surpassed both the state and CSRA RESA (Regional Educational Service Agency) averages on six out of seven End-of- Course Tests (EOCT), administered at the end of last semester. More...

Farmers' Market vendors meeting to be held April 9

Lincoln County farmers, garden hobbyists, and enthusiasts are encouraged to join the newlyorganized Lincoln County Farmers Market Association. A meeting of the vendors will take place Thursday, April 9, at 6 p.m. More...

Art students bringing vintage Coca-Cola sign back to life

Art students at LCHS have been working Wednesday afternoons and some weekends to help revitalize a "ghost sign," located on the side of the Hobby Corner at the intersection of Peachtree Street and School Street. More...

A tight squeeze through a Crooked Bridge

Battling stumps, rocks, freezing temperatures, and high winds, it took three trips to move 637 feet of dock and a ship's store with gas pumps (pictured) from the Fort Gordon Recreation Center to the Soap Creek Marina. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts & Gentle People

As I thumbed through some old columns of mine going back as far as 1990, I was a bit perturbed when I came across one I had written in March of 2002. More...

EarthTalkTM

Dear EarthTalk: If you have an electric or plug-in hybrid car, you're paying for electricity rather than gasoline all or most of the time. How does that cost compare to a gas-powered car's cost-permile? More...

News for Families & Consumers

Signs of spring!

One of the things we usually see in Spring is eggs going on sale! If this is connected to increased production or Easter celebrations, I am not sure. We can be sure regardless of the reason the importance of egg safety remains the same. More...

Obituaries

T. Scott Burke

Mr. T. Scott Burke, 62 of Lincolnton, entered into rest on Tuesday, March. 17, 2009. A graveside service was held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 20, at Hephzibah Baptist Church Cemetery in Lincoln County with Rev. Ronnie Faircloth officiating. More...

Vivian Kelley Honeycutt

Mrs. Vivian Kelley Honeycutt, 97, resident of Durham, N.C., entered into rest Sunday, March 8, 2009. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2009 in Lincolnton City Cemetery with Rev. Paul C. Reviere 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...