September 23, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Mobile mammography unit offers life-saving screening

It is estimated that 1,236 women in Georgia will die of breast cancer this year.   Closer to home, Augusta is identified by the American Cancer Society (ACS) as having a significantly higher mortality rate than the state average. More...

News

Marlar will be guest speaker at Civil War Round Table

Mr. Jack Marlar will present “Slavery - The Cause of the Civil War” to the Washington Civil War Round Table at 6 p.m., on Monday evening, Sept 27, at the Jockey Club restaurant on The Square in Washington, Ga.   More...

Miss LCHS pageant to be held at new auditorium Dec. 2

Miss LCHS Pageant has been rescheduled to Dec. 2 and will be held at the new Lincoln County High School Auditorium. Brad Means will emcee the program which is sponsored by Future Business Leaders of America. More...

CCLC reports on Sept. meeting

The Concerned Citizens of Lincoln County met September 16 at the public library at 6:30 p.m. Vice president Linda Burns opened the meeting. John Kennedy gave the invocation. Linda led the Pledge of Allegiance.   More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

The Family Reunion, A Dying Tradition?

The second Sunday in September is a day when airplanes and family invade northern Lincoln County. The Rhodes family reunion, which I’ve written about before, takes place that day. More...

Sports

Wolfpack no match for Red Devils; LC wins 30-7

THE MIGHTY DEVIL DEFENSE HELD GREENBRIER TO JUST 89 YARDS ON THE GROUND. The Wolfpack managed only 80 yards passing against Lincoln County in the air. More...

Lady Devils begin region schedule

Senior Lady Red Devil catcher Montana Dawkins connects with the ball during the Lady Devils second region game at Glascock County last Thursday. Lincoln County won its first two region games against Aquinas and Glascock, last week. More...

Region 7-A SCHEDULES and SCORES

AQUINAS 4-0 35 Landmark 17 67 Telfair Co. 14 51 Social Circle 0 40 Hancock 14 9/24 @ Wilkinson 10/8 @ Twiggs 10/15 @ Jeff Davis 10/22 Lincoln Co. 10/29 @ W.-Wilkes 11/5 Warren Co. GLASCOCK 1-3 7 Warren Co. 40 22 Lady Mercy 52 50 Mt. More...

Obituaries

Shirley Sayer Roberson

Mrs. Shirley Sayer Roberson, 73, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, of Roberson-Campbell Road, entered into rest at her home Friday, September 17, 2010 in the presence of her loving family.   Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. More...

John Edward Sherman

Mr. John Edward Sherman, 85, of McCormick, S.C., entered into rest September 15, 2010 in Greenwood, SC.   A service celebrating his life will be announced later. Memorials may be made to Habitat for Humanity, 121 Habitat Street, Americus, Ga. More...

State extends deadline for LFP; discusses student distribution

“A lot of questions were answered” during a meeting between Lincoln County School Superintendent Randall Edmunds; Lynn Jackson, associate superintendent for business operations for the Georgia Department of Education; and Alan Krieger, e More...

Blackjack Sewer Project hits snag as low bid comes in over budget

Once again, the Blackjack Sewer Project has hit “a little bump in the road.”   The bids for the project were opened at the Lincoln County Courthouse on Tuesday, September 14. More...

Early voting is underway at elections, registration office

Early voting in the General Election is currently underway at the Lincoln County Elections and Voter Registration Office, located in The Lincoln Center at 160 May Avenue. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Now before I get into this, let me be perfectly clear. I like medicine. I’m the daughter of a drugstore pillpusher, and I’m the unofficial pill tester for the FDA. Well, I should be.   More...

Cartoon

Full Story

Paying bills on time

How many times have you opened the mailbox to find all bills? Sounds stressful but there is a bit of info all bill payers should remember. The single most important thing you can do to protect your credit score is to pay your bills on time. More...

People

April Marie Walden to wed Travis Jason Guin April 2

Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Walden, Sr. of Lincolnton are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, April Marie to Travis Jason Guin, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Guin of Danburg and Mr. and Mrs. Bill Bannister of Lincolnton, Ga. More...

Leathersville News

.. Alvin Cox visited in the William Bentley home on Tuesday morning.   .. Elaine and Raymond Timmerman were lunch guests of William and Lee Bentley on Wednesday.   .. Jonathan Wright was lunch guest of William and Lee Bentley on Friday. More...

Jennings completes Navy boot camp at RTC in Illinois

SR Shantashius Jennings, daughter of Carol McCord and the late James Red McCord and Walter Jennings, completed boot camp for the US Navy August 27 in Great Lakes, IL. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Lions Club meeting   The Lincolnton Lions Club meets the third Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Call Jim Butler at 706-359- 4114 or Sharon Bryan at 706-359- 1258for more information.   Donations needed   More...