April 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Planning committee seeking teams and sponsors for ACS Relay for Life

The planning committee for the 2013 Lincoln County American Cancer Society (ACS) Relay for Life is encouraging local businesses, churches, schools, and clubs to join in the fight against cancer by taking part in the upcoming relay.  This year&rs More...

Diamond Day

Catcher Max Ashmore tags the Westside runner out during Diamond Day held Saturday, March 30, at LCHS. The Red Devils went on to win the game 11-9. More...

Young Miss pageant to be held at LCHS auditorium tonight

The Lincoln County Young Miss Pageant will be held tonight (Thursday) beginning at 7 p.m. More...

News

Consumer, farmer opinions sought on FDA’s proposed food safety act

Concerned Georgia farmers gathered in Atlanta, Macon and Tifton on Wednesday, March 20 to hear a summary of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s new Food Safety Modernization Act. More...

Activities planned at the MACK

The following is what is going on at the McCormick Arts Council at the Keturah (MACK) for the next several weeks. To sign up for a class or reserve your ticket/seat for an event, call the MACK at 864-852- 3216.  SPECIAL EVENTS  More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

Give Me That Old Time Religion

TAKE ME TO THE RIVER ...  More...

People

Highest average

Joseph Cobb (left) and Bekendrianna Wynn were recognized for having the highest average among African American students in their graduating class at Georgia Regents University on February 28, 2013. More...

Bass named as Beta Scholar

The National Beta Club announced today that Behren Bass has been named a Beta Scholar which entitles her to a scholarship award of $1000.  More...

Leathersville News

l Alicia Bryant visited William and Lee Bentley Monday afternoon. l Marsha Mooney visited William and Lee Bentley Tuesday afternoon. l William and Lee Bentley spent Monday night in North Augusta with Elaine and Raymond Timmerman. 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...

Open water valve creates problem for city and county

The money apparently owed to the City of Lincolnton by Lincoln County for the purchase of water was under discussion at the regular meeting of the mayor and council held Monday, April 1.  According to Kenny Green, an engineer with G. More...

Moss will bring the history of Humphrey Street to life tonight

Dwain Moss, Lincoln County historian, will be the guest speaker for the eighth installment in the “History in the Park” lecture series, hosted by the Lincoln County Historical Society.  The lecture is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. More...

Rosemeyer, Vennin enjoy year as exchange students at LCHS

Gasoline costs $10 per gallon in France, according to Tristan Vennin, 16.  Tristan and Henning Rosemeyer, both 16, have been attending LCHS as exchange students this past year. They have been guests of Paula and Brian Henderson.  More...

Students discuss pros and cons of BYOD initiative at high school

The Lincoln County “Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)” initiative has been in full swing this year at all three schools in the system.  More...

Editorial Page

THE Y IN YOU

Spring into action give your home a health check up

We’ve all heard the adage “spring cleaning.” Spring reminds us to clean up, purge the old and start new. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Don’t get scammed

LETTER TO THE EDITOR  First off, I would like to warn everybody in the county to be on the look-out for anybody wanting to pave or put concrete on your property.  More...

Obituaries

Evelyn Johnson Bunch

Mrs. Evelyn Johnson Bunch, 99, of Tignall, Ga., wife of the late William Thomas “W.T.” Bunch, entered into rest Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at her daughter’s home.  Graveside services celebrating her life were held at 2 p.m. More...

John Earl Bunch Sr.

John Earl Bunch, Sr., 73, entered into rest Wednesday, March 27, 2013 in Stillwater, Okla.  Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 6 at Fairlawn Cemetery with Reverend Mike Chaffin officiating.  More...

Worship

Hirschmann will speak at Lutheran Church by the Lake

Maria Anne Hirschmann, also known as “Hansi” will be speaking at The Lutheran Church by the Lake in Savannah Lakes Village on Monday, April 8 at 7 p.m. More...