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USDA to host homeowner’s meeting July 16

In observance of “Home Ownership Month,” the Thomason Sub- Area office of USDA-Rural Development (RD) will host a housing information session on Wednesday, July 16, from 10 a.m. until 12 noon at The Lincoln Center. More...

News

Swimming lessons

Swimming lessons will be held at the Lincoln County Recreation Dept. the week of June 21 for ages 6-8, Mon. - Fri., 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., cost is $40 per child.   The week of July 12 swimming lessons will be held for ages 9 - 16, Mon. More...

Cadden places wreath on monument during Memorial Day ceremony May 31

American Legion Post 194 held a remembrance ceremony to honor all the men and women who gave all for our freedom and for the individuals who served our country in all wars. More...

Pool hours

The Lincoln County Rec Dept. pool opened Tuesday, June 1. Hours will be Tues. - Fri., 1-6 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Cost is $3 per person.   More...

People

Catherine Anne Cox to wed Brandon R. Ludlow July 17

Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Cox are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Anne, to Brandon Ryan Ludlow, son of Mr. and Mrs. John McGuire of Augusta, Georgia, and Mr. Ken Ludlow, of Martinez, Georgia. More...

A trip to Virginia

Marion and Peggy Glover recently attended their grandson’s wedding in Richmond, Virginia. No trip is complete without taking a copy of The Journal along. More...

Burton, Edge to exchange vows in private ceremony

Mr. and Mrs. Milburn Hamrick of Lincolnton, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Carrie Rees Burton to Forrest Andrew Edge, son of Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Mitchell Edge of Soperton, Ga.   More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Evening worship   First Baptist Church will have evening worship May 30 beginning at 6 p.m. Rev. Gresham and Reeves Chapel Baptist Church will be in charge of the service. The public is invited. Rev. Dennis Quinn is pastor. More...

No growth in SPLOST revenues could mean a 1.25 mill increase

A Tentative FY 2011 General Fund Budget was presented to the Lincoln County Board of Education at the group’s regular meeting held Tuesday, June 1.   More...

Brown discusses changes in DOT resurfacing programs

Things are changing at the Georgia DOT, according to Lincolnton Mayor Henry Brown.   More...

Dunaway presides over waived jury trails June 3

Waived jury trials were held Thursday, June 3, at the Lincoln County Courthouse.   Chief Superior Court Judge Roger W. Dunaway, Jr. presided over the proceedings.   Sentences were handed down in the following cases.   More...

Pulling tabs for McDonald house

Bobby Strozier and his grandson, Lucas Strozier, 6, are supporting the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta by recycling the pull-tabs on aluminum cans. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Lincolnton High School, for better or worse, is the defining institution of my life. More...

Food safety for hot dog fans

Whether it’s a camping trip, wiener roast, or grilling out at a sporting event, remember the same rules of food safety apply for hot dogs as with all perishable food items. More...

What the BoE could do

TO THE EDITOR:   More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

Catching Up With An Old Friend

Author’s Note: Portions of this column appear in the June 2010 issue of the University of Georgia’s Georgia magazine.   More...

Obituaries

Eva Norman Bolton

Mrs. Eva Norman Bolton entered into rest on Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at Wills Memorial Hospital.   Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 5 at New Tabernacle Baptist Church with Rev. Matthew Harden officiating. More...

Frank Malcolm Jones Jr.

Mr. Frank Malcolm Jones, Jr., 67 of Modoc, S.C. died Sunday, June 6, 2010 at University Hospital, Augusta.   Funeral services were held at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 8, 2010.a tRed Oak Grove Baptist Church, near Modoc with Rev. More...

Geneva Ginn Mayfield

Mrs. Geneva Ginn Mayfield, 93, entered into rest on Saturday, June 5, 2010 at Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody Assisted Living.   A celebration of her life was held at 3:00 p.m. More...