February 17, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Holland will be keynote speaker at NAACP banquet at Lincoln Center

Calvin L. Holland, Sr., a retired educator and a former Richmond County Commissioner, will be the guest speaker at the annual Lincoln County NAACP Banquet to be held Saturday, February 26, at 7 p.m. More...

STAR Student and Teacher

Meg Ball (l) has been named STAR Student for the LCHS Class of 2011. Amber Bentley, an English teacher at LCHS, was selected by Ball as her STAR Teacher. More...

News

LCES kindergarten registration to be held on March 2

LCES will have kindergarten registration Wed., March 2 from 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Your child must be five years of age on or before Sept.  More...

New Work to hold chili cook-off to benefit ministries

New Work Baptist Church Brotherhood is holding a chili cook-off Sat., Feb. 19. All contestants will cook their best recipe at home then bring it to the church between 5:30 - 6:00 to be put on the table.  More...

Library Check-Out

Friends of the Library’s January meeting was very productive. Work on the 2012 Historical Calendar is underway with pictures already selected and plans formulated for its completion.  More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

A Simple Gesture

Perhaps you heard the story; perhaps you saw the email that made the rounds the week of February 7. If you did, you read about a young man from Valdosta by the name of James Eunice. James is no longer with us. More...

Sports

LCHS JV Baseball Schedule

Feb. 28 at ARC 4:30 March 9 More...

LCHS Varsity Baseball Schedule

Feb. 16 Hephzibah 5:30 (scrimmage) Feb. More...

Obituaries

Evelyn Bisagna

Mrs. Evelyn Bisagna, 87, formerly of Double Branches Rd. More...

Ruby S. Reid

Ms. Ruby S. Reid of Maxim Road entered into rest on February 5, 2011 at University Hospital, Augusta.  Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, February 10 at Mulberry Christian Methodist Episcopal Church with Rev. More...

Gunby hired as LCHS principal; search begins for superintendent

The Lincoln County Board of Education voted to hire the Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA) to perform the search for a new superintendent of schools.  Dr. More...

Homestead exemption will not move forward without full board approval

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 to sign a resolution supporting a “floating homestead exemption” for those 70 and older.  The action was taken at the regular meeting of the commission held Thursday, February 10.&n More...

Contractor will break ground on Blackjack project

Contractor John R. Walker, Inc. More...

County looks at redesigning Curry Colvin Rec. Complex

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners met with Kenny Green, an engineer with G. More...

GSBA seeks input from citizens on new superintendent

The Lincoln County Board of Education has contracted with the Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA) to assist in the search for a new school superintendent.  One of the first steps in the search is to seek input from the community regarding t More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Attended a lovely shower yesterday for a young lady who is about to become a part of our family. Ashley, bride-elect of Brandon Reed, was radiantly beautiful and you could see the excitement in her big brown eyes.  More...

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YouCut offers Georgians a louder voice in the government process

Keeping our Pledge to America, House Republicans are finding new ways to cut spending and eliminate government waste. With the national debt at $14 trillion, there is much work to be done.  More...

People

Broun announces service academy nominations

U.S. Congressman Paul Broun, M.D. (GA-10) announced the names of the high school and college students whom he nominated for appointments to America’s service academies. More...

McElveen named to President’s List at GC&SU for semester

Steven McElveen of Lincolnton has completed courses with exemplary marks and made the President’s List for 2010 fall semester from Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville, announced GC President Dorothy Leland.  More...

Herring, Kirkland named to Dean’s List at GC&SU

The Sarah Herring and Kimber Kirkland of Lincolnton completed courses with exemplary marks and made the Dean’s List for 2010 Fall Semester at Georgia College in Milledgeville, Ga., announced university President Dorothy Leland.  More...

Worship

LUMC in need of contributions for missions trip

Lincolnton United Methodist Church is looking for donations for their Honduras and Belize mission trip. They are in need of children and young women’s clothing, light blankets, towels, shoes and monetary donations. 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...