April 21, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Road and water audit are discussed at called meeting

The Lincolnton City Council held a called meeting on Monday, April 18, to discuss road construction and the water audit.  The first item on the agenda was Charles Ward Elam Street. More...

Mulberry CME to host ecumenical service for county

Mulberry Christian Methodist Episcopal (C.M.E.) Church will host its 10th annual ecumenical service for the community on Good Friday (April 22), beginning at 7:15 p.m.  Leading off the time of worship will be the Faith Tabernacle Praise Team, un More...

Hippity hoppity Easter’s on its way

Rabbits in front of the home of Bob and Rosalyn Guillebeau on Soap Creek Lodge Road eagerly await the celebration of Easter. More...

News

Confederate Navy is topic of discussion at WCWRT meeting

Mr. Ken Johnston, Program Director at the National Civil War Naval Museum in Columbus, Georgia, will present “Mr. More...

From Lincoln Co. to Washington, D.C.

The Official Encyclopedia of Baseball and other baseball references state that Joseph Walton Haynes was born in Lincolnton, Georgia on Sept. 21, 1917. His parents were Thomas Clarence Haynes and Lou M. Walton. Lou’s father was Dr. Henry C. More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

Georgia Music Makers

So there you are on the stage making music. The crowd adores every note. More...

Obituaries

Clinton Lynn Jennings

Mr. Clinton L. Jennings, 32 of Mc- Cormick, S.C., entered into rest Sunday, April 10, 2011 at Self Regional Medical Center, Greenwood.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 13 at Mc- Cormick First Baptist Church with Rev. More...

Worship

Easter weekend activities planned at St. Paul UMC

St. Paul United Methodist Church, Thomson Hwy., Lincolnton, will have a fun weekend of events beginning on Saturday morning, April 23 at 11 a.m. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER GEORGIA, LINCOLN COUNTY THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. More...

Settlement reached in lawsuit against two bonding companies

A lawsuit against two bonding companies involved in the Stillwater Coves project has been settled, according to Barry Fleming, attorney for Lincoln County.  The announcement was made during the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Comm More...

Judge Dunaway to preside over April Term of criminal court

The Lincoln County Superior court will hear criminal cases when the court’s April Term begins Tuesday, April 26, at the Lincoln County Courthouse.  Chief Judge Roger W. Dunaway, Jr. is set to preside over the proceedings.  More...

Lose your blues

The LCHS Musical Theatre Class will present “Footloose” May 5-7 in the school auditorium. Performances are set to begin at 7:30 p.m. each evening. More...

Flagging down a yellow cab

No, Lincolnton does not have a taxi service. What it does have is a 1977 “Checker Cab,” purchased in Rainbow City, Alabama, and refurbished by Mike McCombs. More...

Board reviews applications for superintendent

The Lincoln County Board of Education met Monday, April 18, in a continuation of the group’s April 12 meeting.  The only item on the agenda was a review of applications for school superintendent with Dr. More...

Barbecue dinner will raise funds for Perry Kirkland

A barbecue chicken benefit for Lincoln County volunteer firefighter Perry Kirkland will be held Saturday, April 30, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

The male is an interesting creature. The one who lives at my house and who turns 63 on Friday is no different than the rest. More...

Cartoon

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Legislative Update

The 2011 legislative session came to an end on Thursday, April 14 when the House and Senate completed the 40th and final legislative day.  More...

People

Talent show winners

Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) and Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) hosted the 2nd Annual Talent Show on March 14, 2011 in the LCHS Auditorium. More...

Kirby Wilson receives the Outstanding Scholar Award from Georgia Southern

Kirby Wilson of Tignall, Georgia received the Outstanding Scholar Graduating Senior Award from Georgia Southern University during its annual Honors Day Ceremony held recently on the university’s campus.  Individual awards were presented to More...

Leathersville News

Jackie Bonner visited William and Lee Bentley Tuesday afternoon.  Raymond and Elaine Timmerman brought lunch on Thursday for William and Lee Bentley and we really enjoyed our visit and lunch together.  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...