April 7, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Local residents encouraged to join Friends of the Park

The Elijah Clark State Park Chapter of the Friends of Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites will hold a meeting Saturday, April 16, at 1 p.m. at Shelter #2 (the “Beach House”) at the park.  More...

Army searching for the family of SP6 Roy Judkins

The United States Army is searching for the family of SP6 Roy Eugene Judkins, who passed away on February 14, 2002, at the V.A. hospital in Augusta.  He was 58 at the time and listed as a resident of both Lincolnton and Martinez.  More...

News

Rescue of so-called orphaned wildlife not really necessary

Concern for wildlife, especially young animals, is simply human nature. More...

Grand opening

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Saturday, March 12 for Smith Farm Supply. Tyler Johnson, owner is pictured holding the scissors and to his left is store manager, Barrett Wills. More...

Vidalia onions due to ship out April 18

Pull out your favorite recipes and your list of ways to eat them. They’re coming! The official “Shipping Date” for the 2011 Vidalia Onion Marketing Season is April 18, says Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture Gary W. Black.  More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

Critters, Pests, & Predators
The Changing South

A week or so ago I was down at Mom’s place helping her with chores and yard work. That’s when I saw, yet again, how interlopers from south of the border have dug up her back yard. What a mess these invaders make. More...

Sports

Celtics go undefeated

Lincoln County Recreation Department’s Celtics went undefeated this year 8 - 0! More...

Worship

Martin’s Crossroads to hold 90th anniversary April 10

Martin’s Crossroads Congregational Holiness Church will celebrate its 90th anniversary on Sunday, April 10th. The worship service begins at 10:30 a.m. More...

First Assembly to present Passion Play April 17 & 18

First Assembly of God will present their annual Passion Play on Sun., April 17 and Mon., April 18 at 7 p.m. each evening. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

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

Council approves initiative to help fund master plan for park

Elijah Clark State Park was under discussion at the regular meeting of the Lincolnton City Council held Monday, April 4.  In his remarks, Councilman Kevin Beggs said, “The city needs to support the park because our merchants are seeing tra More...

Survivor Supper to be held Friday; luminaries needed to light the way

The 10th Annual Lincoln County American Cancer Society (ACS) Relay for Life is just around the corner.  The annual “Survivor Supper,” which is held to honor cancer survivors, caregivers, and other guests, is set for Friday, April 8, More...

Development Authority seeks photos

The Lincoln County Development Authority needs you!  Lincoln County was recently designated as a “Camera Ready Community” by Governor Nathan Deal and the Georgia Film, Music, & Digital Entertainment Office, a division of the Geor More...

5 K winners

  ThewinnersoftheRaceN2SpringheldSaturday,April2,indowntownLincolntonwere:(l-r)Brenda Willis, 50-59 age group; Aubrey Garcia, 10-14 age group; Dawn Garcia, 40-49 age group; Ashlee Williams, 30-39 age group; Bryant Garcia, 40-49 age group; Gar More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Looking back over almost sixtythree years of life I wish I had learned some things a whole lot sooner. My parents tried, God bless ‘em, my grandparents tried, and a few true friends tried but I was headstrong and did things my way.  More...

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Legislative Update

Thursday, March 31st marked legislative day 37, leaving only three legislative days in the current 40 day session. More...

People

Leathersville News

Raymond and Elaine Timmerman, Erin Cooper, and Haley, Grayson, Noah and Reese Dumpe spent the day Thursday with William and Lee Bentley.  Lisa Mahaffey visited her parents, William and Lee Bentley, Saturday afternoon.  Marion Cliatt visi More...

Beard, Battle to exchange vows in ceremony April 23

Ms. Margaret J. Beard and Mr. Charles Otis Beard., both of Lincolnton, Georgia are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Charlotte Beard to Torrie Battle, son of Ms. Ruby D. Williams and Mr. More...

Holloway, Clark to exchange vows in ceremony June 11

Mr. and Mrs. Al Holloway of Lincolnton, Georgia are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Carly Allison to Caleb Drew Clark, son of Mr. Clay Clark and the late Angelia Clark.  More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE OF TEXT AMENDMENT APPLICATION Lincoln County, Georgia Pursuant to the authority by the Constitution of the State of Georgia, the public is hereby notified that a petition has been filed with the Lincoln County Planning and Zoning Office to ini More...