May 30, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring practice

Red Devils engage in a tackling drill during spring practice held at LCHS. The team practiced Monday through Wednesday for three weeks. More...

Dr. Rawlings to present lecture on the decline of small towns in Georgia

William Rawlings, a physician and author from Sandersville, will be the guest speaker for the 10th installment in the “History in the Park” lecture series, hosted by the Lincoln County Historical Society.  The lecture is scheduled to More...

Justice reports on recent arrests and incidents in city

An activity report for the Lincolnton Police Department was issued recently by Chief Jim Justice.  More...

Golf team second in state

The LCHS Golf Team came in second in the Class A state championship held Monday, May 20, at the Double Oaks Golf Club in Commerce. More...

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Graduation 2013

Cudos to the law enforcement officers who tried so hard to keep a semblance of decorum at Friday night’s graduation. I can assure you it wasn’t easy. More...

Kemp offers advice to individuals planning to donation to charities

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp offers advice to individuals planning to donate to charitable organizations after the recent natural disaster in Oklahoma.  As Secretary of State, Kemp serves as Georgia’s charities regulator.  More...

People

Yearbook distribution party at LCMS

The third annual yearbook distribution party was held Friday, May 10, in the LCMS cafeteria. Refreshments were served while students signed each others books. More...

Crook designated a Presidential Scholar at the Univ. of Ga.

Lacey Deanne Crook was designated a Presidential Scholar at the University of Georgia. More...

Leverett celebrates 80th birthday May 4

Family and friends gathered together Saturday, May 4, 2013, at The Lincoln Center to celebrate Ms Julia Mae Leverett’s 80th birthday.  Ms Julia was escorted in by two of her 17 grandchildren, Garrison Hearst of Alpharetta, Ga. More...

Board votes 3 to 1 to move LCMS to high school campus

The Lincoln County Board of Education voted to move LCMS to the LCHS campus at a called meeting on Friday, May 24.  The motion passed 3:1, with Gail Remsen casting the lone opposing vote.  Remsen presided over the meeting in the absence of More...

Community works to eliminate cancer through ACS Relay for Life

In spite of the current economic conditions, the community pulled together to raise approximately $8,000 for the fight against cancer at the 12th Annual Lincoln County American Cancer Society (ACS) Relay for Life held Friday, May 17, at First Assembl More...

Grandkids’ Day at historical park will feature games, food and fun

The Lincoln County Historical Society will host “Grandkids’ Day” Saturday, June 1, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. More...

Beard’s love of drawing expressed on mural commissioned by mentor

“Melik’s gift is his ability to draw,” said Marcus Mason. “I am amazed that he can do what he does with only one eye. It’s a gift from God. More...

Opinions

Ty Cobb’s Legacy..the next generation

Baseballs best

The Ty Cobb Museum in Royston ,GA played host to a book signing on Sat. May 18th featuring the new book, HEART OF A TIGER written by one of Ty Cobb’s grandsons, Herschel Cobb.  More...

Across The Savannah

The Past, Price’s Mill & Polk Salad It was Good Enough for Folks Like Annie

I left the Empire State of the South the day after Mother’s Day and headed to the Palmetto State. The border, mere minutes away, brought to mind the Allman Brothers’ “Blue Sky.”  “Goin’ to Carolina ... More...

Chip Shots from Rocky Branch

Rocky Branch enjoyed a nice week at the club with a lot of participation in all of our group play!  Franklin Partridge had a hole-inone on hole two on Wednesday in our group play. This is Franklins secon;d hole-in-one in 46 years. More...

Sports

LCHS soccer team has great season

The LCHS Boys Soccer Team finished the season with a 6-3 record. 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...