December 3, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Trash and Treasures fund-raiser will be held at historical park

A "Trash and Treasures Auction" is set for Saturday, December 5, at 7 p.m. at the Groves-May House, located in the Lincoln County Historical Park on Lumber Street. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Charlie Norwood Scholarship Fund. More...

Choral dept. presents Holiday Sing-Along at First Assembly

The LCMS/LCHS Choral Department is set to present its Seventh Annual Holiday Sing-Along on Monday, December 7, beginning at 7 p.m. at First Assembly of God. More...

Jerry Stone will lead Christmas parade set to begin at 4 p.m.

Are you clinging to your last nerve from all of baking, decorating, and grumpy relatives? Forget the fruitcake and the "Grinches" at your house and come out and enjoy the 2009 Lincolnton Christmas Parade, set to begin at 4 p.m. More...

News

Trash and Treasure fund-raiser

There will be a Charlie Norwood Scholarship fund-raiser at 7 p.m., on Saturday December 5 at the May House in the historical park. More...

R.J. Hadley will speak at LCDP meeting at library

R.J. Hadley, democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, will be guest speaker at the Lincoln County Democratic Party meeting being held Monday, December 7 at the Lincoln County Library Annex at 7 p.m. Mr. More...

Aycock wins Grand Champion Limousin Steer Award at show

Lincoln Co. 4-H'er Ivey S. Aycock traveled to Perry, Ga. to compete in the Georgia Farm Credit Southern Classic Cattle Show on November 20-22. The Southern Classic Cattle Show had over 200 steer and heifer entries for this event. More...

Opinions

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Voters did hold politicans accountable

TO THE EDITOR: The letter by Mike McCombs published in the previous edition made me wonder if he was advocating a return to the previous county leadership. More...

Sports

Tough Raider defense, 6 turnovers end season for Devils

The Lincoln County High School Red Devils played in their final game of the season on Friday, November 27, 2009. The game was a loss for our hometown team, with a final score of 7-0 favoring the Savannah Christian Raiders. More...

Obituaries

Mable Virginia Stevens Hunter

Mrs. Mable Virginia Stevens Hunter, 75, of Washington, entered into rest Thursday, November 19, 2009 at her daughter's home in Lincoln County. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. More...

Sherry Wallace Newsome

Mrs. Sherry Wallace Newsome, 63, of Thomson Rd. entered into rest on Thursday, November 26, 2009 at her residence. Graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 28, at Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery with Dr. Leonard Dupree and Rev. More...

Repairs to Thurmond Dam will bring lake levels down

Repairs to the gates at Thurmond Dam will not require water levels to be reduced as much during the summer months as originally calculated, according to safety and maintenance managers with the United States Army Corps of Engineers' Savannah Distri More...

Get a dose of Christmas cheer at Holidays in Olde Lincoln Towne

Break out the Coca-Cola Santa, the wassail recipe, and the wrapping paper, the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce's Holidays in Olde Lincoln Towne Festival launches into overdrive Saturday, December 5. More...

Santa's helpers working hard

The Huddle House is currently collecting new toys as well as monetary donations to ensure that every child in Lincoln County has the merriest of Christmases. More...

Becky Rice is profiled as LCMS Teacher of the Year

Becky Rice was recently named the "Teacher of the Year" at LCMS. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Well, Black Friday has come and gone and if you think I was a part of all that mayhem, then think again. I can't believe any sane person would actually camp out in the cold at 3 a.m. More...

Library Check-Out

Saturday is the big day. While you're in town for Christmas in Olde Lincoln Towne, don't forget to stop at the library to see and buy from our great collection of books. Hardbacks are $1 and paperbacks are 25 cents. More...

Across The Savannah

Writers & Dieters: Overcoming Challenges

They come to my course from all walks of life, people who want to write in a meaningful way. Mostly, they want to write a book; magazine features don't interest them although they should. Features offer a fertile training ground, a starting point. More...

People

Leathersville News

..Lisa and Ethan Mahaffey visited William and Lee Bentley Saturday afternoon. ..Courtney and Kassidee, granddaughters of Nancy Bailey spent Thanksgiving week with her. ..Alvin Cox and Brody Shannon visited William and Lee Bentley Monday night. More...

Hill and Sandifer to exchange vows in April ceremony

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Adrian Hill of Lincolnton, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Catherine to Bradley Thomas Sandifer, son of Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Eugene (Gene) Sandifer of Washington. More...

Keeping up with the headlines

SSgt Lisa Safrit keeps a copy of The Lincoln Journal handy during her deployment to Kirkuk Regional Air Base, Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. More...

Worship

Christmas at Cedar Rock to be held at Macedonia

Everyone is invited to visit Macedonia United Methodist Church on Thursday-Saturday, December 10-12, 2009, between the hours of 6:30-9:00 p.m. for the 9th Annual Christmas at Cedar Rock. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

NA meetings N.A. meetings are held at the Lincoln County Library from 6 - 7 p.m. every Friday. For more information, please call 706-359-5808. More...