May 19, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Board announces schedule for summer remediation classes

Schedules for summer school at LCHS and remediation classes for the Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT) were approved at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education held Tuesday, May 10.  More...

Vintage touring car

“Little Roy” Lewis provided a glimpse of life in days gone by when he traveled to town in his 1929 Ford Model A convertible touring car. Lewis purchased the antique in Texas. More...

School system provides survey for parent input

The Lincoln County School System is seeking input from parents on ways to increase parental involvement in the schools.  More...

News

Battle of Picket’s Mill will be topic of discussion at WCWRT

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Activities planned at the MACK

The following is what is going on at the MACK for the next few weeks. To sign up for a class or reserve your ticket/seat for an event, call the MACK at 864-852-3216. Tickets for the events are available at the MACK Office and Gallery. More...

Opinions

The Feed & Seed Store

Across The Savannah

Let’s step back into the days of farm life and simpler times, the days when neighbors helped neighbors. The times when some folks had a milk cow or two and a lot of people made their own clothes. More...

People

LWREA presents Nancy Blount with Outstanding Educator Award

Nancy Blount, director of Lincoln County Family Connection, has been awarded the Outstanding Educator Award sponsored by the Georgia Retired Educators Association (GREA) and the Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Educators Association (LWREA). More...

Traveling to the Baltics

Lamar Garrard of Lincolnton accompanied his son Brent Garrard, Pastor of In Focus Church Evans, Georgia to Riga, Latvia for a worship symposium facilitated by Pastor Viktor Isajevs of The Return Mini More...

Seniors recognized at First Assembly

Twenty-four graduating seniors were honored during a service and luncheon at First Assembly of God on Sunday, May 15th. More...

BOC adopts truck ordinance to help maintain county roads

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners voted to adopt a “Truck Traffic Ordinance” at its regular meeting held Thursday, May 12.  More...

Road to open soon

Except for the striping on the sides, Charles Ward Elam Street, which passes by LCHS, is now complete and serves to connect Metasville Road with Highway 378. More...

Church initiates effort to help victims of tornadoes

In conjunction with the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church, Lincolnton UMC is doing its share to help the victims of the tornadoes that hit North Georgia recently.  From 9 a.m. More...

Correction

The list of the winners of the Watson-Brown Scholarship published in last week’s edition of The Lincoln Journal was incomplete.  Receiving the scholarship at Academic Honors Night at LCHS were: Faith Hutton, Rusty Scott, Meg Ball, Connor H More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

In the next few days many of you will be attending the rounds of graduation ceremonies so common this time of year. More...

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Consumers get answers from Georgia Dept. of Agriculture

Georgia Department of Agriculture, Gary W. Black, Commissioner, 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW, Atlanta, GA 30334. www.agr. georgia.gov. More...

Worship

Rev. Walton honored with surprise 70th birthday party

Rev. Robert L. Walton was the guest of honor for a surprise 70th birthday celebration held at The Lincoln Center on May 7, 2011. Rev. Walton turned 70 on May 5.  The party was given by Rev. More...

Truly Blessed to perform at Jones Chapel May 29

Jones Chapel will be hosting Truly Blessed on Sunday evening May 29th at 6:00 p.m. We invite everyone to come out and receive a blessing through song and praise. The group started as a family trio from North Carolina in 2001. 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...