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DOT renovates intersection

Georgia DOT workers install wheel chair ramps as part of a $150,000 to $200,000 improvement project at the intersection of Washington Street and Main. More...

Nursing program seeks certification to help students graduate with skills

LCHS is in the process of helping students graduate with marketable skills in the health care industry.  Currently, the school’s health care science program is seeking the credentials necessary to prepare students to sit for the CNA (Certi More...

News

CCLC reports on August meeting

The Concerned Citizens of Lincoln County met at 6:30 p.m. on August 15 at the public library. President Al Bean opened the meeting. Vice President Linda Burns welcomed members and guests. John Kennedy gave the invocation. More...

Dr. Mark Waters to speak on ‘Midnight Raid at Chennault’

Probably the most interesting Civil War story taking place in Lincoln County was that of the Confederate Gold.  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 852-3216.  SPECIAL EVENTS  More...

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Across The Savannah

A Sip of Spring Water

Would you pay $150 for a typical tank of gas, say 15 gallons? Don’t say “no” if you drink a lot of bottled water. Do the math. You’ve done something worse.  More...

Obituaries

Rosa Lee Burgess Ashmore

Mrs. Rosa Lee Burgess Ashmore, 77, of Sunrise Dr. entered into rest on Monday, August 12, 2013 at her residence.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, August 14 at First Assembly of God, Lincolnton with Revs. More...

SFC Willis Houston Clifton Jr.

SFC Willis Houston Clifton Jr., 75, loving husband of 52 years to Mary Frances Clifton, entered into rest Monday, August 5, 2013.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. More...

Grace Fizer Stephens

Mrs. Grace Fizer Stephens, 82, wife of the late Donald Stephens, entered into rest Monday, August 12, 2013 in Athens, Ga.  Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 17 at Salem Baptist Church with Revs. More...

Representatives of McDuffie hospital report on the progress of new facility

Sandra McVicker and Bill Doupe, with University Hospital McDuffie, and Representative Tom McCall were special guests at the regular meeting of the Concerned Citizens of Lincoln County (CCLC) held Thursday, August 15, at the Lincoln County Library.&nb More...

Campbell reports EOCT scores improve in four of seven areas

The EOCT (End-of-Course-Test) results were presented to the Lincoln County Board of Education at its regular meeting held Tuesday, August 13.  Compared to last year, the results were as follows:  More...

Early deadline

In observance of Labor Day, The Lincoln Journal will be closed Monday, September 2.  The deadline for all news and advertisements for the September 5 edition of the paper will be 2 p.m. More...

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Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Missing summer 2013

School has started and we haven’t even had a summer. It’s bad enough when the stores start putting out Christmas things in August; Mother Nature has not cooperated with us this month. 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.  More...

People

Leathersville News

l Chuck Mahaffey and Eric Angelsanti visited William and Lee Bentley Saturday morning. l Sunday afternoon visitors of William and Lee Bentley were Freddie and Shelia Bentley, Franklin and Brenda Bowick, Chuck and Lisa Bentley and Patrick Bryant. More...

ELLA BRIAN ROBERTSON

Mr. and Mrs. Allen Robertson are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Ella Brian, born May 31, 2013 at Doctor’s Hospital. She weighed six pounds, fourteen ounces and was twenty-one inches long.  Maternal grandparents are Mr. More...

Worship

Dr Goodman will be guest speaker at Mulberry Sun.

Mulberry CME Church will be hosting its 140th Church Anniversary, Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. Guest speaker for the occasion will be the Reverend Dr. Charles E. 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...