May 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Possible altercation leads to arrest of Warrenton brothers

A disturbance at a party at the Thomas Lane American Legion Post 597 resulted in the arrest of two Warrenton men early Saturday morning.  Brothers Deonte D. Battle and Deondre S. More...

Devils make it to second round of playoffs

The LCHS Baseball Team upset number-one seed ECI (Emmanuel County Institute) to win a berth to the second round of the state playoffs, where the team lost to Treutlen County. More...

Sheriff issues monthly arrest report

Several arrests were made during the past month by deputies with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office.  The arrests listed here are taken from the limited information on arrests reports provided by local law enforcement officials, and no ar More...

News

Chamber to host second in membership series breakfast

Chamber to Host its Monthly Membership Series  The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the second installment of its monthly membership series, “Breakfast Business Network: Food for Thought.”  More...

Farm Safety Camp to be held May 30

Farm Safety Camp Committee invites children from Wilkes and Lincoln to participate in annual event  The Wilkes/Lincoln Farm Safety Camp Committee recently announced their annual Farm Safety Camp will be held Thursday, May 30th with registration More...

Activities planned at the MACK

Artisan Glass Expo - The Artisan Glass Expo on Saturday, May 25 is from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Barbara Hinkel puts together a fantastic Expo as those of you who attended the Textile, Wood and Jewelry Expos know! More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

Favorite Places What’s Yours?

YOUR FAVORITE PLACE ... For many it would be home, that safe harbor we have shaped to our own needs and likes, that refuge from the world’s ills, stresses, and bothers. Home makes for an easy choice. More...

Obituaries

Lila Patricia Seymour Epps

Mrs. Lila Patricia “Patsy” Seymour Epps, 70, of Tignall, Ga., entered into rest May 12, 2013 at Wills Memorial Hospital.  Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15 at Mallorysville Baptist Church with Revs. 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...

Board discusses pros and cons of moving LCMS students to LCHS

The issue of whether to combine LCMS and LCHS appeared to be the main item under discussion at a budget planning session involving the Lincoln County Board of Education Thursday, May 9.  More...

Citizens urged to register with OES for CodeRED notifications

Citizens are urged to register with the Lincoln County Office of Emergency Services (OES) to be notified in the event of an emergency.  More...

Precision Waste to start collecting garbage on July 1

The Lincolnton City Council voted to privatize garbage collection by hiring Precision Waste Services.  The action was taken during a called meeting held Monday, May 13.  The company will take over on July 1, 2013.  Details will appear More...

Wendy Jenkins shares her road to recovery after diagnosis of cancer

“I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content.” Philippians 4:11  Wendy Jenkins has kept this verse with her ever since she was diagnosed with breast cancer on June 9, 2012.  She is one of the many reasons t More...

Young Miss pageant winners

The winners of the Lincoln County Young Miss Pageant were (l-r) Carson Buki, Little Miss Lincoln County; Alexandria Gilpin, Young Miss Lincoln County; Ruby Cullars Arthur, Tiny Miss Lincoln County; a More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

The Straight Skinny

The baby boom is in full force in Lincoln County these days. You can hardly pass a house without a pink or blue stork adorning someone’s front yard. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Thanks for successful prom!

TO THE EDITOR  More...

People

LCHS students attend Spring Fling Tournament at WRHS

Congratulations go out to the following Lincoln County students for their accomplishments at the 2013 Spring Fling Tournament, which was held at Warner Robins High School on Saturday, May 4.  First place winners were Xavian Banks – Humorou More...

Smalley recognized during Kiwanis Club division rally

A member of the Kiwanis Club of Thomson was honored for his leadership during a regional rally on Tuesday night.  Tom Smalley, club song leader and former president, was one of three people in Georgia’s 6th Division of Kiwanis to receive a More...

Leathersville News

lKenneth and Donna Abel visited William and Lee Bentley Friday afternoon. l Lacey and Wayne Henderson visited William and Lee Bentley Thursday afternoon. l Nancy Bailey visited William and Lee Bentley Sunday. More...