April 15, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

FOL launches membership drive to enhance services at library

The Lincoln County Friends of the Library (FOL) has launched a membership drive for 2010. More...

Qualifying set for April 26-30 for two commission seats

Lincoln County residents are reminded that qualifying for the upcoming election will take place from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Monday, April 26, through Thursday, April 29, and from 9 a.m. until 12 noon Friday, April 30.   More...

Fund set up at FSB to benefit Eli Clark family

A fund has been set up at Farmers State Bank to benefit Eli Clark.   Clark, 22, has been diagnosed with a brain tumor and is scheduled to begin chemotherapy in the near future. More...

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Humane society to host golf tournament May 22

What could make a hole in one even more exciting? Winning $5,000! That is possible if you’re playing in the first ever Humane Society of McCormick County’s Golf Tournament on May 22, 2010. More...

Family Y calendar of events

..May 1 - Family Y/MCG Multiple Sclerosis Aquatics Class. Sponsored by MCG. Ongoing classes are on Mondays and Fridays at noon. Open to all ambulatory MS participants. Wilson Family Y indoor pool. More...

FFA members participate in CDE competition

The Lincolnton FFA Chapter Environmental Natural Resources Career Development Event team members pictured (L-r): Carrie McCauley, Michael Ivey, Zach Bentley, and Louis Bentley recently competed in this North Region Area II FFA CDE at Franklin C More...

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TO THE EDITOR

BOE has no common sense

TO THE EDITOR   Common sense seems to have been thrown out the window by the school administrators and the school board. More...

Worship

Christian men’s retreat to be held at CDM April 30

A group of Lincoln County Christian Men will conduct the 6th Annual Lincoln County Christian Men’s Retreat on Friday, April 30 . The theme for the weekend is “Making much of Christ by serving others”.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Purchase yearbooks   The 2010 Lincoln County High School Panorama can still be purchased! More...

Corps installs oxygen tanks

Cranes are shown lifting one of two 20,000-gallon liquid oxygen tanks into special cradles near Modoc, South Carolina, as part of a $9.1 million environmental mitigation project for Clark’s Hill Lake and Lake Russell. More...

The Lewis Family and Coach Campbell honored by Georgia House and Senate

The Georgia House of Representatives and the Senate recently adopted resolutions honoring the Lewis Family, the legendary bluegrass gospel group from Lincoln County; LCHS Athletic Director Larry Campbell, the winningest coach in Georgia high school More...

Judge Dunaway to preside over criminal trial week

The Lincoln County Superior Court will hear criminal cases when the court’s April Term begins Monday, April 19, at the Lincoln County Courthouse.   Chief Judge Roger W. Dunaway, Jr. is scheduled to preside over the proceedings.   More...

Starlit Paradise is theme for junior-senior prom

The annual LCHS Junior-Senior Prom will be held Saturday, April 17, from 8 p.m. until 12 a.m. in the school cafeteria.   The theme for the occasion is “Starlit Paradise.”   More...

Cyclists raise money for Haiti by riding from coast to coast

“Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.” – Albert Einstein.   More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Golf is a funny sport. It takes a whole lot of skill, a little bit of luck, and a sack full of money to play it right. It’s a city boy’s sport. Few farm-raised men even knew what golf was some thirty years ago. More...

News for Families & Consumers

Keep food safety in mind

The convinces of Hot Take-Out or Delivered Food can certainly easy the stress of a busy day as long as food safety is kept in mind. Follow some simple rules to avoid foodborne illness. More...

Across The Savannah

Like A Yellow Dust Storm

Easter Sunday I drove over to Lincolnton from Columbia. Long stretches of I-20 provided views of massive clouds of pollen moving across the land like some 1930’s dust storm. It was as if some volcano was belching sulfur across the land.   More...

People

Easter egg presentation

Worthy Matron Kim Gunby gave a presentation on the history of Easter eggs during Homer Legg Chaper #535 OES’s April meeting. Each member and visitor was presented an egg filled with goodies.  More...

Spring break in Orlando

Enjoying a spring break trip to Disney World in Orlando, Florida were (L-r): Eunice Sapp, Hattie Ramsey, Louise Harris, Hughue Ferguson, Henry Ferguson, and Melvin Harris. More...

Hicks-Rouse egg hunt

The Hicks-Rouse Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by Hicks Plantation Park, Inc., was held on April 3. More...