April 30, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Scott, Thomas to be recognized at LCHS Academic Honors Night

Amanda Scott, STAR Student at LCHS, and STAR Teacher Kathy Thomas will be among those receiving recognition at Academic Honors Night, slated for Monday, May 4, at 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria. More...

Seuss characters come to life

The LCHS Musical Theatre Class will present "Seussical the Musical" Thursday through Saturday, May 7-9, in the school auditorium. More...

News

Veterinarians to donate ten percent of gross receipts during Paws to Help

In order to provide veterinary care for service animals owned by people with disabilities and for pet owners with financial hardships, more than 60 Georgia Veterinary Medical Association (GVMA) member offices throughout Georgia will donate 10 perce More...

Charity basketball game raises more than money

What started out to be a fundraiser to help people in need in Lincoln County, and perhaps a one-sided basketball game (teachers' favor), ended up being "more than just a basketball game." The night opened up with both teams on the floor warming up More...

DAR announces Good Citizen Award Essay contest winners

The Kettle Creek Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met April 20 at the Washington Woman's Club. Chapter co-regent Anneice Butler presided. More...

Opinions

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TO THE EDITOR

COE pays zero on harvested timber

TO THE EDITOR After reading Mr. Brooks letter in last week's journal, I think I see where he is headed. In my work, I deal with a lot of foresters, and the results of their various management activities. More...

A night to remember

TO THE EDITOR It is so hard sometimes to put into words how you feel, but we want to say just how special the junior class and especially the prom committee is to Marie and our family. You all truly made it a night to remember. More...

Sports

Sweet 16

The LCHS Boys Tennis Team won the first round of the Class A state playoffs, defeating Telfair County 3-1. More...

Obituaries

Helen Elease Snead

A memorial service celebrating the life of Helen Elease Snead, 80, of Palm Coast, Fla., who passed away on Monday, April 13, 2009 at the Hospice of Volusia/Flagler, Port Orange, Fla. was held on Saturday, April 18, 2009 at 3 p.m. More...

Sheriff's office charges man with conspiracy to commit murder

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office has arrested a local man on charges of conspiracy to commit murder. More...

Book sale offers extreme savings

The Lincoln County Friends of the Library (FOL) is holding a huge spring book sale from April 27 through May 3 in the library's Dova Partridge Annex. A special guest will be local artist Leonard Jones. More...

Residents urged to take part in National Day of Prayer

Local residents are invited to gather on the front steps of the Lincoln County Courthouse at 12 noon on Thursday, May 7, to observe the 58th Annual "National Day of Prayer." Locally, the day of prayer and repentance is being sponsored by the Linco More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I've heard it all my life. You know, "Things were different back in my day." I used to cringe when an adult would say that to me. More...

Agriculture & Natural Resources

Springtime and snakes

The warm weather, fresh air and working in the yard truly mean spring time is here. It's great to see the change in seasons and observe nature's beauty. More...

Across The Savannah

Making An Image Stick

I write public relations features for a young man by the name of Jordan Anderson. Anderson, 18, is on the fast track to NASCAR as a driver, working his way up through its farm system. More...

People

Leathersville News

.. Mrs. Jackie Bonner visited William and Lee Bentley Friday afternoon. .. William and Lee Bentley were supper guests together with Raymond and Elaine Timmerman and Erin Timmerman on Thursday night. .. More...

Practice round at the Masters

Nanleen Freeman in front of the 2009 Masters Leadersboard in Augusta Georgia on Monday, April 06, 2009 during the practice rounds. More...

Lindsay Elizabeth Mims to wed Wesley J. Fisher

Mr. Paul Joseph Mims is pleased to announce the engagement of his daughter Lindsay Elizabeth Mims of Hoschton, Georgia to Wesley John Fisher of Bostwick, Georgia. The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS State of Georgia Lincoln County All persons indebted to the estate of Frances Cullars Prater, deceased, are hereby notified to make payment of same to the undersigned and all persons having a claim 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...