January 13, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Dean and Sienna will appear in Purina dog challenge finals

Preston Dean, 18, a high school senior from Monroe, Georgia, with many Lincolnton connections, will appear in the 2010 Purina Incredible Dog Challenge Finals, which will be televised on NBC Saturday, January 15, at 3:30 p.m.  More...

News

LCHS CTAE Dept. to host annual career fair Jan. 24

Lincoln County High School’s Career, Technical and Agricultural Education (CTAE) department will be hosting their annual career fair on Monday, January 24, from 3:15 to 5:30 p..m. on the 400 hall of the new high school.  More...

New directors introduced at chamber meeting

The Lincoln-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce held its first meeting of the year, January 3, 2011 at 5:30pm at the Chamber Office. More...

Lind to speak at Tea and Learn Jan. 27 at library

Wills Memorial Hospital and Community Medical Associates will sponsor a Tea and Learn Thursday, January 27, 2011, at 9:00 a.m. in the Lincon County Library.  Dr. Scott Lind will speak on melanoma, a malignant form of skin cancer. More...

Opinions

The Ice Storm of 2011

Across The Savannah

As I write this column, it’s 2:12 p.m., Sunday, January 9. A winter storm is on the way. It should begin tonight after midnight. At least the weather experts say it will.  More...

Obituaries

Malissa Dawkins Ward

Ms. Malissa Dawkins Ward, 70, entered into rest Friday, January 7, 2011 at her home.  Malissa was a native of Lincolnton and the daughter of the late William Horace Dawkins and the late Marian Tullis Dawkins.  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.   More...

DOT historian takes a look at Lincoln County before the lake

A book, titled “Lincoln County Lost: Lincoln County Before the Dam,” was recently published by the Georgia Department of Transportation.  Sharman Southall, senior historian with the DOT, is the author of the book, which is now availa More...

County’s Communications Committee is ready to enter Phase III of project

The Lincoln County Tower/Communications Committee is making tremendous progress as it seeks to accomplish its mission to evaluate and upgrade emergency communications within the county and the City of Lincolnton.  More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

What a beautiful s*n*o*w*y day outside!! I love it. I doubt if I’ll venture out in it though. With this electric throw I’m under and my gas logs crackling, I’m satisfied to stay in and enjoy it through the window.  More...

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Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Georgia Department of Agriculture, www.agr.georgia.gov. Find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com.  Question: I just saw a cherry tree (I think) in bloom in January. What is wrong with it? This winter has not even been that warm.  More...

People

Shannon Marie Norman weds Madison Allen Easter Dec. 10

Miss Shannon Marie Norman and Mr. Madison Allen Easter were married in a wedding ceremony held at The Sacred Heart Cultural Center in Augusta, Ga. on Sunday, December 12, 2010. More...