November 7, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Donehoo and friends will entertain at park tonight

Musician David Donehoo and a few of his friends will be the special guests for the 15th installment in the “History in the Park” lecture series, hosted by the Lincoln County Historical Society.  The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p More...

GAC program offers help to students applying to college

Once again, LCHS has been selected to participate in the annual “Georgia Apply to College (GAC)” program.  The event will be held Tuesday, November 12, from 11:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

News

Corps waives day use fees at lakes for Veternans Day

In honor of Veterans Day, the U.S. More...

Georgia pet treats recalled for potential health risks

Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgia’s consumers to the recall of particular packages of Bailey’s Choice dog treats. These products have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella and should be discarded.  More...

Public meetings scheduled regarding deer management

How many white-tailed deer should we have in Georgia? The answer to this question varies depending on whom you ask. Management of Georgia’s white-tailed deer herd can be a challenging and, at times, controversial topic.  More...

Opinions

Between the Bookends

Anyone who is old enough to remember the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, will want to take a moment on November 22nd to say a prayer for the family and our nation. It is the 50th anniversary of his death. More...

Across The Savannah

How A Mule Kick Killed Eight People

You can drive by a place 1,000 times and be unaware of its history. Such was the case for a small country store on Highway 378 in Edgefield County. More...

Sports

Hoping to get the feeling at Turner Field

BASEBALL’S BEST

game found Boston emerging as took a 4-2 game victory out of the hands of the faltering St. Louis Cardinals. This dramatic series had plays both defensively and offensively. More...

Red Devils beat Warriors to secure winning season

Lincoln County fumbled away the but the Devil Defense minimized the damage and the Red Devils passed their way to a 35-14 win over Wilkinson County last Friday night. - A Public Power Ratings. More...

Cross Country runner qualifies for state race

The LCHS Cross Country team competed in the area race at Ath- October 31. The race determined which teams and individuals go on to state in Carollton on November compete in the state race. More...

Commission signs agreement to lease water lines to subdivision

The Stillwater Coves subdivision was under discussion at a called meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners held Thursday, October 31.  The 1,000-plus-acre subdivision has 366 lots and is located off of Graball Road.  More...

Easters, Lewis, Long are presented with DOVE Awards in Nashville

Jeff and Sheri Easter, “Little Roy” Lewis, and Lizzy Long were honored at the 44th Annual GMA (Gospel Music Association) DOVE Awards, held in Nashville, Tennessee.  The awards ceremony was hosted by gospel superstars Amy Grant and K More...

Legion Post 194 to host Veterans Day service Mon.

American Legion Post 194 is set to host a Veterans Day service at the post home to pay tribute to all United States servicemen, past and present.  The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. More...

Vietnam veterans Guthrie and Nichols reunite after 43 years

“David and I were born within three weeks of each other in 1949,” said Ernie Guthrie. “In September of 1969, we were drafted into the Army when we were only 19 and sent to Vietnam. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Thanks....thanks a lot!

With all of the football hoopla as we go into playoffs I hope that somewhere in all that excitement we give pause to think of the upcoming holiday….no, not Christmas, but that much overlooked favorite holiday of mine…Thanksgiving.  More...

Many thanks!

TO THE EDITOR:  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: When is your next auction of rehabilitated horses?  More...

People

Preparing for Veterans Day

American Legion Post 194 Auxiliary members Laverne Hardy, Pat Murphy, Jennifer Foskey, Carol Noble, Jackie Crook, Gaye Foskey, Sharon Kohli, Gail O’Neal, Sharon Sadusky members are placing flags on veteran’s graves at Good Hope Cemetery a More...

Delivering bowls of love!

The kitchen crew, Mary Dickinson, Ann Goldman and Ruth Dittmer and other members of the Louise Reese Circle of Lincolnton United Methodist Church, always ‘feel fall in the air’ and think of soup for the members of the church.  More...

Inspecting relics

Students in Christie Bryan’s eighth-grade Georgia Studies Class recently had the opportunity to inspect relics from the 1770s, supplied by Don and Pat Thomas. Mr. More...

Worship

Trunk or Treat at Faith Community Church

Faith Community Church held its Trunk or Treat event on Wednesday night, October 30. A hot dog supper was served and participants enjoyed playing games and receiving candy. 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...