September 27, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Car, truck and bike show will feature food and entertainment

The Second Annual “Shining for Christ” Car, Truck, & Bike Show will be held Saturday, September 29, from 1 until 6 p.m. More...

Kids to be shot at clubhouse on Oct. 23-25

In keeping with the spirit of Christmas, area children will once again be featured in “Christmas Kids and Greetings,” an annual supplement to The Lincoln Journal.  This year, a photographer from Interpress Studios, LLC in Loganville More...

Donehoo to speak on ‘Old-Time Music’

David Donehoo, an “Old Time musician,” will be the guest speaker for the fifth installment in the “History in the Park” lecture series, hosted by the Lincoln County Historical Society.  The lecture is scheduled to begin a More...

News

Isakson named ‘Taxpayer Hero’

U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga. was honored as a “Taxpayer Hero” by the Council for Citizens Against Government Waste for his voting record for 2011. More...

Healthful, Fun And Swap-proof School Lunches

(NAPSA)—To help parents and caregivers faced with the everchallenging task of preparing healthful school lunches that kids will actually eat, Registered Dietitian Sarah Wally offers a few tips:  More...

CCLC reports on Sept. meeting

The Concerned Citizens of Lincoln County met at the public library September 20 at 6:30 p.m. Vice president Linda Burns welcomed members and guests. John Kennedy gave the invocation. Al led the Pledge of Allegiance. More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

Making Memories Down South Part Two

From the site of the attack on the union I backtracked to the country’s creation ... I visited the Rutledge Inn, the only home of a signer of the Constitution of the United States that serves as a living historic landmark and a grand inn. More...

Sports

How well do you know Lincoln County football?

Here are a few questions that will test your knowledge of local gridiron history, and local history in general.  First the questions, then the answers.  1. More...

Devils to meet FPD in Macon

Lincoln County's Red Devils will play First Presbyterian Day School (FPD) this Friday in the initial meeting between the two schools. This will be the Devils' first visit to Macon since 1976.  More...

Obituaries

Jason Steven Chapman

Mr. Jason Steven Chapman, 26, of Washington, Ga., entered into rest Tuesday, September 18, 2012.  Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 20 in Resthaven Cemetery with Revs. More...

James J. Clubb

Mr. James J. “Jim” Clubb, 56, of Washington, Ga., entered into rest on Saturday, September 22, 2012 at Wills Memorial Hospital.  More...

Larry Thomas Dennis

Mr. Larry Thomas “Tommy” Dennis, 65, entered into rest September 10, 2012.  Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. on Friday, September 21 at Resthaven Cemetery in Washington, Ga. with Rev. Paul C. Reviere officiating.  More...

State rescinds proposal for revised graduation policy

A proposal to revise the rule governing high school graduation in Georgia has been withdrawn, according to Dr. John Barge, state superintendent of schools.  In an email received by Dr. More...

Citizens encouraged to participate in Public Lands Day at Bussey Pt.

Lincoln County residents are encouraged to observe Saturday, September 29, as “National Public Lands Day” (NPLD) by participating in the clean-up campaign at Bussey Point.  From 8 a.m. More...

Children invited to take part in Fish Fest at park

Elijah Clark State Park will host its Fourth Annual Kids’ Fish Fest on Saturday, September 29, from noon until 5 p.m.  The fish fest is open to children in Pre-K through the sixth grade. More...

Lincoln County man dies in head-on collision Sat.

A Lincoln County man was killed in a head-on collision that occurred at 3:19 p.m. More...

Youth invited to Faith-Full rally at Lewis pavilion

The 2012 “Faith-Full” Youth Rally will take place from 4 until 10 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Keep your ta-tas to yourself...please!

To paraphrase the late, great Lewis Grizzard, “there comes a certain age when you know whether or not to take your clothes off!”  Enough of all this bru-ha-ha over Princess Kate and her, er, wardrobe malfunction. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Costly lawsuits

TO THE EDITOR:  More...

People

Christian is guest speaker at Kettle Creek NSDAR meeting

Regent, Jane Owen called the first regular meeting of the fall season to order. Cathy Armour, Chaplain, led the Daughters in opening ritual and prayer. More...

Leathersville News

l Nancy Bailey enjoyed spending a week at Ormond Beach, Florida. She, along with several friends, enjoyed lots of good seafood and lots of sun. More...

Hands-on learning

At LCES, the science lab is a place where hands-on learning takes place. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

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