November 4, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Legion will host a Veterans Day service Nov. 11

American Legion Post 194 is set to host a Veterans Day service at the Lincoln County Courthouse to pay tribute to all United States servicemen, past and present.   The ceremony will be held in front of the courthouse beginning at 11 a.m. More...

Chamber and athletic club to sponsor Gobbler’s Gallop

The “Gobbler’s Gallop,” a 5-K (3.1 miles) walk/run, is being sponsored by the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce and the Lincolnton Athletic Club. More...

News

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Prepared by the Office of Public Affairs, Georgia Department of Agriculture, Tommy Irvin, Commissioner www.agr.georgia.gov. Find us on www.facebook.com.   Q: My gaura has leaves that are covered with maroon spots. More...

Free vaccines available at health dept.

The Lincoln County Health Department, along with the entire East Central Health District, is offering free vaccines to the public through the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (ARRA).   More...

Toys for Tots bass tourney set for Nov. 27

The Fish for Life Foundation and Suburban Bassmasters will sponsor the 28th annual Toys for Tots bass tournament at Wildwood Park on November 27. More...

Opinions

Inside Wrasslin’

Confessons of a Professional Wrestler

Once upon a time, wrestling was an ancient martial art where men grappled, clinched, fought, threw, and took down each other. And then show business got into the ring with wrestling.   More...

People

Turner graduates from basic training at Fort Jackson, SC

Army National Guard Pvt. Dakota E. Turner has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.   More...

Leathersville News

.. Alicia Bryant visited William and Lee Bentley Monday afternoon.   .. Raymond and Elaine Timmerman visited with William and Lee Bentley on Friday and they were lunch guests together. We are always glad to have our family visit with us. More...

A stop at the Grand Canyon

Jeannette and Fremon Moragne joined Cedar Grove Lutheran Church of Leesville, S.C. for a two-week tour out west traveling through eleven states. More...

Obituaries

Martha Guin

Mrs. Martha Belle Hinton Guin, 95, of Danburg, Ga., entered into rest Thursday, October 28, 2010 at Willis Memorial Hospital.   More...

Lois Harris

Lois “Gene” Harris of Tampa, Fla., entered into rest Friday, October 22, 2010.   A private graveside service was held at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell. More...

Willie T. Huff

Mr. Willie T. Huff, of Lumber St., entered into rest Saturday, October 23, 2010 at Heritage Healthcare of Wilkes.   Funeral services were held at First Baptist Church with Revs. Dennis J. Quinn and Melvin Haynes, Jr., Ed. D. More...

Final election count delayed; Williams, LeRoy, Glaze win?

As a result of technical difficulties at the Lincoln County Board of Elections and Voter Registration, Lilvender Bolton, elections superintendent, was unable to call the races appearing on the ballot for the General/Nonpartisan Election held Tuesday More...

Attorney will draw up outdoor watering ordinance to comply with state mandate

The Lincolnton City Council voted to instruct attorney Barry Fleming to draw up an outdoor landscape watering ordinance in compliance with a mandate handed down recently from the state. More...

Flag presentation

On behalf of her son, Command Sgt. Major Jesse Andrews, Hattie Murray (l) presents a framed United States flag, which flew over the Task Force Marne Headquarters in Tikrit, Iraq, to LCHS. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I am gaining on the age 65 and at greater speed than I’d like.   I know, of course, I’m only 62 but for some reason that old hag that looks at me in my mirror every morning is really beginning to cramp my style. More...

Cartoon

Full Story

A clean safe kitchen

Keeping your kitchen clean for food preparation will help prevent the spread of bacteria. Dangerous bacteria can lurk around countertops, surface areas of your kitchen, and on both large and small appliances. More...

Sports

Red Devils demolish struggling Twiggs 69-14

JEFFERSONVILLE – Lincoln County scored touchdowns just about every way possible, including on four different types of returns, in its 69-14 dismantling of troubled Twiggs County.   More...

Sherman is Player of the Week

Franklin Sherman (left), quarterback and free safety for the Red Devils, was chosen as WRDW Channel 12’s Player of the Week after the Red Devils beat Aquinas. More...

Region 7-A SCHEDULES and SCORES

AQUINAS 6-3 35 Landmark 17 67 Telfair Co. 14 51 Social Circle 0 40 Hancock 14 7 Wilkinson 13 31 Twiggs 13 47 Jeff Davis 13 6 Lincoln Co. 49 14 W.-Wilkes 17 11/5 Warren Co. GLASCOCK 3-6 7 Warren Co. 40 22 Lady Mercy 52 50 Mt. Zion 28 13 Prince Ave. More...

Worship

Church invites community to walk for Dovie and Grady Reed

of God is inviting members of the community to participate in the 11th Annual Parkinson’s Walk set for Saturday, November 13, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Family Y’s outdoor track on Wheeler Road in Augusta. 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...