November 17, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Carney informs board of bleak economic forecast for FY 2013

Bleak economic predictions for FY 2013 were discussed at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education held Tuesday, November 8.  According to Dr. More...

Residents should make reservations for turkey dinner

The entire community is invited to join Lincolnton United Methodist Church (UMC) for “Turkey ‘n’ Blessin’” on Thanksgiving Day (November 24).  Serving will begin at 11 a.m. More...

GEMA to host cyber seminar for community

Parents who don’t know a gigabyte from a modum may still ensure their child’s Internet safety by attending the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) School Safety Unit’s class on “Cyber Safety, Cyber Bullying, and Crime P More...

News

Firefighter heals from burn injury and gives back to the community

February 21, 2011 is a day forever seared in the hearts and minds of Perry and Marcia Kirkland. Perry, a firefighter with the Loco Volunteer Fire Department in Lincoln County, responded that morning to a grass fire. More...

Warm clothing needed for vets

Seventy-five percent of all the homeless people in Augusta are our veteran heroes. Many came to Augusta for combat related injuries – physical and emotional. They found work and a place to stay near the VA hospital. More...

People

Honor loved ones with a light on the Tree of Remembrance

The Lincoln County Historical Society is honored to sponsor the Tree of Remembrance for 2011. More...

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. More...

LWREA presents check to LCCP

The Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Educators Association (LWREA) made a donation to the Lincoln County Community Partnership (LCCP) to be used in the Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy Program. More...

Obituaries

James Mooney

Mr. James “Man” Mooney, 73, entered into rest Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at Doctors Hospital.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, November 10 in the Curtis Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mike Sutphin officiating. 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...

CHC presents check to Secret Santa program

The Clark’s Hill Committee recently donated $1,250 to the Secret Santa program. The committee is comprised of the 22 bass clubs around the CSRA. More...

Concerned citizens ask for BOC’s help to promote lake

A group of concerned citizens asked the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners for help in promoting the county at the board’s regular monthly meeting held Thursday, November 10.  More...

Community is invited to Thanksgiving service Sun.

To get into the true spirit of the holiday season, area churches will join together in worship at the annual Community Thanksgiving Service set for Sunday, November 20, at 7 p.m. More...

Honoring our veterans

A large crowd attended the Veterans Day observance, sponsored by Post 194 of the American Legion. Capt. Gary Edwards (USN-Retired) was the keynote speaker for the occasion. More...

Editorial Page

Patriotism run deep

TO THE EDITOR This Veterans Day my wife, Carol and I had the honor of placing American flags on the graves of veterans at the cemetery next to the Lincolnton Presbyterian Church. More...

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A Vicious Kind of Headache

Across The Savannah

Holiday headaches. You know what I mean. They arrive that time of year when people stress out over the Thanksgiving and Christmas and over relatives, gift buying and budgets. And travel gets in the mix too. More...

Sports

Devils beat Tigers, will host Clinch

Lincoln County will host the defending state champion Clinch County Panthers this Friday night in the second round of the playoffs. The Devils whipped Commerce 35- 14 in the first round.  More...

Lincoln Co. and others eye playoff possibilities for ’11

Defending State Champ Clinch County will visit Lincolnton next week after nipping Mitchell County 20-19. Clinch’s last trip to Lincoln County was for the 2006 championship which was won by our Red Devils.  More...

Georgia Class A 2011 Playoff Brackets

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