November 1, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Huddle House employees will once again sponsor Secret Santa

Employees of the Huddle House are once again holding a toy drive for the needy children of the com- munity, ages 2 through 14.  This marks the sixth year the business has sponsored a “Secret Santa” program in Lincoln County.  More...

Several cases disposed of during sessions of court

Two criminal cases were heard by the Lincoln County Superior Court on Friday, October 19, with Judge Harold A. Hinesley presid- ing.  Sentences were handed down in the following cases:  . Ashley M. More...

Shepeard to host community blood drive

The Shepeard Community Blood Center will hold a blood drive on Saturday, November 3, from 9:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. in the fellow- ship hall at Lincolnton Baptist Church.  The goal for the drive is 35 units.  More...

Norman releases single cut off of upcoming album

Justin Norman recently released a new single, “I’ve Got to Serve the Lord.”  In his comments, the singer gave all of the honor and glory to Jesus Christ for allowing him to write and record the song. More...

News

UGA looking for products that celebrate the flavor of Georgia

Organizers of the 2013 Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest are looking for a few new jams, con­fections, barbecue sauces, cheeses, popsicles, granolas, soups and any other products that are exceptionally edible.  More...

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Georgia Department of Agriculture, Gary W. Black, Commissioner, 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW, At­lanta, GA 30334, www.agr.georgia. gov. Find us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter.  Q. More...

NRCS announces sign-up period for EQIP ends Nov. 2

James E. More...

People

Spelling bee winners

Lincoln County Elementary School is proud to announce the following students were spelling bee win­ners for the first nine weeks. More...

Selah Mae Inglett celebrates her first birthday with party

Selah Mae Inglett, daughter of An­drew and Latricia Inglett, celebrated her first birthday with a duck party at Elijah Clark State Park on Septem­ber 23.  More...

Battle of Yorktown

Don Thomas, President of the WWSAR and his wife Pat, President of the Fort James Chapter CDXVIIC, brought the Lincoln Jour­nal along with them to Yorktown, Virginia where they attended the festivitie 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...

Chamber names Denise Hamrick grand marshal of Christmas parade

Denise Hamrick has been se- lected as the grand marshal of the 2012 Lincolnton Christmas Parade set for Saturday, December 1, be- ginning at 3 p.m.  Sponsored by the Lincolnton- Lincoln County Chamber of Com- merce, the parade is part of the Hol More...

Voters head to the polls to elect county officials

Voters will head to the polls to cast their ballots for president of the United States in the General Election/Special Election on Tues- day, November 6.  The presidential and vice presi- dential candidates appearing on the ballot are: Mitt Romn More...

Public pep rally to be held tonight at Bufford Field

The LCHS Varsity Cheerlead- ers will be sponsoring a public pep rally on Thursday, November 1, at 6:30 p.m. at Buddy Bufford Field.  Fans are asked to arrive early and wear their best red and white finery.  More...

Camp Lakeside to sponsor ‘Family Fun Day’ on Nov. 3

The Family Y’s Camp Lakeside is hosting its first “Family Fun Day” from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. More...

Davis will be guest speaker at History in Park

Mark Davis, a blacksmith from the Athens area, will be the guest speaker for the sixth installment in the “History in the Park” lec- ture series, hosted by the Lincoln County Historical Society.  The lecture is scheduled to begin at More...

Freedom Ministries to host dedication service on Sun.

Freedom Ministries Church will be dedicated to the glory of God on Sunday, November 4, at 4:30 p.m.  The guest speaker for the occa- sion is Rev. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I’m S.A.D...no holidays for me!

Holiday blues. They’re here be­cause I can feel them infiltrating my body, my family, and my house.  Crippling depression starts in late fall and continues through the long winter until usually March – two years later.  More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Opinions

Across The Savannah

My Rant: This Infernal Election

What Wretched Choices We Have   More...

Sports

Devils roll over Twiggs 49-0; will battle Wilkinson Friday

  More...

Catch some recognition for fishing success by applying for angler award

Each year, the Georgia Depart­ment of Natural Resources’ Wild­life Resources Division recognizes anglers for outstanding catches. More...

Obituaries

Calvin Blevins

Mr. Calvin Blevins, 87, of Tignall, Ga., entered into rest Monday, Octo­ber 22, 2012 at his granddaughter’s residence following an extended illness.  Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 24 at K.C. More...

James Edward Deason

Mr. James Edward “Jimmy” Deason, Sr., 77, of Augusta Hwy., entered into rest on Sunday, October 28, 2012 at his residence.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, October 30 at Lincolnton Baptist Church with Revs. More...

Rondal Booth Morrison Sr.

Rondal Booth “Ronnie” Mor­rison, Sr., 74, of Elberton, Ga., en­tered into rest Monday, October 22, 2012, surrounded by his family.   Memorial services celebrating his life were held at 1 p.m. More...