December 10, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

CSRA EOA will be taking applications for energy assistance

The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority, Inc. (EOA) will be taking applications from the community at large for assistance with home heating costs on Monday, December 14, and Tuesday, December 15, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

Enjoy the sounds of the season at the LCMS/HS band concert

Bands from LCMS and LCHS will present their annual Christmas concert tonight (Thursday), beginning at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. In addition to the bands, the event will also feature a renowned group of guest performers including Dr. More...

Colonial Log Cabin Christmas at park Dec. 12

"A Colonial Log Cabin Christmas" will take place from 4 until 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 12, at Elijah Clark State Park. During the evening, there will be dulcimer music, wassail, venison stew, and candlelight tours of the Elijah Clark Museum. More...

News

LCES announces students to honor roll, honorable mention

Lincoln County Elementary School is proud to announce the following students have been named to the all A Honor Roll. More...

Insurers to cover mammograms as defined by law

Insurance Commissioner John W. More...

Healthy Ideas

(NAPSA)—Mental stimulation improves brain function and actually protects against cognitive decline. More...

Opinions

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Memorable Pioneer Day

TO THE EDITOR: The Lincoln County Historical Society wishes to express heartfelt appreciation to all of the people of Lincolnton and Lincoln County who so generously volunteered their time during this busiest season of the year to help make Pione More...

Grateful for our freedom

TO THE EDITOR: I had originally planned on writing a letter in response to last week's Letter to the Editor, but as I worked to put my thoughts on paper, I realized that we are in the Christmas season. More...

Sports

Falcons go undefeated

The Lincoln County Recreation Department ended its Little League Football (8-10 year old) season on Thursday, Dec. 3. The Falcons sponsored by Lincoln Ventures, LLC and H&H Industrial Maintenance went undefeated. More...

LCMS Basketball Cheerleading Squad

The Lincoln County Middle School Basketball Cheerleading Squad members for the 2009 season are front row (L-r): Zoey Gray, Shelbikale Edmond, Kaylin Miller, Maggie Partridge - co-captain, Bailey Crosby - co-captain, Ariel King - co-captain, L 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...

BOE to furlough teachers in anticipation of budget cuts

Facing an almost certain reduction in state funds this fiscal year, the Lincoln County Board of Education voted to designate the one-half day on January 4 (a teacher in-service day) and the one-half day on May 25 (a post-planning day) as work sched More...

Historical society will sponsor Candlelight Tour of Homes Sat.

Sponsored by the Lincoln County Historical Society, the Candlelight Tour of Homes will be held from 4 until 7 p.m. Saturday, December 12. More...

Biggerstaff and Mattison bid farewell at retirement dinner

Lincolnton Mayor Dwaine Biggerstaff was honored at retirement dinner held Monday, December 4, at the Lincolnton Clubhouse, following the regular monthly meeting of the city council. The event was hosted by G. More...

Chamber announces winners of annual Christmas parade

The weather was clear, chilly, and brisk for the crowd that turned out for the 2009 Lincolnton Christmas Parade held Saturday, December 5. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I wasn't always a "stay at home" mom. I worked for twenty-one years (not in succession) so I've not always been as "lucky" as some of you say I am. More...

FBLA raises funds for March of Dimes

The Future Business Leaders of America raised over $200 toward the March of Dimes service project during the months of October and November. More...

Across The Savannah

A Sure Road To Change

I couldn't believe my ears when I heard Interstate-3 might run through Lincoln County some day. That traffic between Knoxville and Savannah might be rolling through Red Devil land. More...

People

Leathersville News

.. Jackie Crook, Laverne Hardy and Jane Guillebeau were visitors of Irene Bailey. .. Visitors of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Fizer have been Erica Brown, who visited on Saturday and had dinner with the Fizer's. Alan Fizer is out for the weekend. More...

Class of 69 gather for 40th reunion

Members of the Lincoln County High School Class of 1969 recently celebrated their 40th class reunion. More...

Obituaries

Luther Thomas Crawford

Luther Thomas Crawford, 66, of Bradenton, Fla., entered into rest Friday, December 4, 2009. A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. More...

Walter Frank Holloway

Mr. Walter Holloway, 79, of Mc- Cormick, S.C., entered into rest Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at The Hospice House of Greenwood, S.C. Funeral Services were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 5 at Republican United Methodist Church with Revs. More...

Neal Jones

Mr. Neal Jones, 54, of Thomson Highway, entered into rest Wednesday, December 2, 2009 in Elbert County, Ga. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 5 at Goshen Baptist Church with the Rev. Jimmy Chapman officiating. 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...