November 11, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

All are welcome to ‘Turkey ‘n’ Blessing’ at Lincolnton UMC

The entire community is invited to join Lincolnton United Methodist Church (UMC) for “Turkey ‘n’ Blessing” on Thanksgiving Day (November 25). More...

News

Banks, Kelly and Wilson graduate from multi-day training program

The Board of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development announced that Ashley Banks, David Kelly and Michelle Wilson, all of Lincoln County were among the graduates from the 2010 Region Seven Multi-Day Training Program.   More...

Low-Cost Way To Save

(NAPSA)—Cleaning your home’s heating/cooling system can do a lot more than improve the quality of the circulating air. It can also make a huge difference in your monthly utility bills.   More...

Give family, friends gifts from the Arbor Day Foundation

Celebrate the holiday season with friends and loved ones this year and give back to the earth at the same time with the help of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation.   More...

People

Jennifer Lynn Kent weds Justin B. Hawes Oct. 16

Jennifer Lynn Kent and Justin Bentley Hawes were united in marriage at 2 p.m. October 16th, 2010 at Lincolnton United Methodist Church in Lincolnton, Georgia. Minister Dave Hinson officiated.   More...

Leathersville News

.. Chuck Mahaffey visited William and Lee Bentley Saturday morning.   More...

Activities planned at the MACK

The following is what is going on at the MACK through December. To sign up for a class or reserve your ticket/seat for an event, call the MACK at 864-852-3216.   More...

Obituaries

Kay Leland Effel

Mrs. Kay Leland Effel, 97, entered into rest on Saturday, October 23, 2010 at The Place At Martinez Nursing and Rehabilitation.   Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. 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...

Talmadge Reed is selected to serve as grand marshal of the holiday parade

Talmadge Reed has been selected as the grand marshal of the 2010 Lincolnton Christmas Parade set for Saturday, December 4, beginning at 3 p.m.   More...

Gobbler Gallop gets underway at Athletic Club Sat at 9 a.m.

The “Gobbler’s Gallop,” sponsored by the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce and the Lincolnton Athletic Club, will be held Saturday, November 13.   The 5-K (3.1 miles) walk/run is set to start at 9 a.m. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

A retired veteran sent this to me and it’s too poignant not to share with all my dear hearts. More...

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Let’s pray for the win-win

TO THE EDITOR:   In the past few months the bashing and slandering on both sides have not helped the reputation of Lincoln County.   More...

Opinions

Old Home Places

Now and then some mission takes me off the beaten path into a land known as The Past. I’ll see cotton fields, old country stores, and here and there a lonely sight, an old home place left to fall apart board by board, brick by brick. More...

Sports

Devils fall to Warriors, will host Pace

Lincoln County held a 14-12 halftime lead before Wilkinson County broke two long plays in the second half to capture the Region 7-A football championship with a 26-14 win in Lincolnton last Friday.   More...

Worship

Bible study Wed., Sun.

Blessed Hope Ministry invites the public to join them Wednesdays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 6 p.m. for bible study, prayer, fellowship and focus on families. Call 706-359-6759 for more information.   More...

Baptistmal service held at St. Paul for Catherine Wootten

A lovely holy baptismal service was held at St. Paul United Methodist Church October 17, 2010 for Catherine Leigh Wootten, daughter of Todd and Stefanie Wootten of Fairburn, Ga. The baptismal was performed by Rev. Melissa Weathers.   More...