November 21, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Community Thanksgiving Service

To get into the true spirit of the holiday season, area churches will join together in worship at the annual Community Thanksgiving Service set for Sunday, November 24, at 7 p.m. More...

Early deadlines announced for holiday closing

In observance of the Thanksgiving holidays, The Lincoln Journal will be closed on Thursday, November 28, and Friday, November 29.  The deadline for the November 28 issue of the newspaper is Friday, November 22, at 3 p.m.  Deadlines for the More...

Board discusses assessment instrument for administrators

The Leader Keys Effectiveness System (LKES) for assessing principals was discussed at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education held Tuesday, November 12.  More...

News

Register for Tree of Rememberance

The Lincoln County Historical Society is honored to sponsor the Tree of Remembrance for 2013. More...

What to know this benefit open enrollment season

The end of the year is benefit open enrollment season for most Americans -- your annual opportunity to change, elect, or renew benefit coverage offered through your employer for the upcoming year.  More...

Chamber increases prize winnings for parade judged entries

Since last week’s announcement for the 16th Annual Holidays In Olde Lincoln Town Parade entries, the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce has increased its prizing winnings for the judged entries. More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

Swamp-No Country For Old Men

Sunday morning broke cool and foggy, a fitting start for an unusual mission. Robert Clark and I were heading to the hamlet of Olar, South Carolina, on a book mission. Our goal? More...

Obituaries

Wyatt Bernard Albea Jr.

Wyatt Bernard Albea, Jr., 80, of Double Branches Road, entered into rest on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at his residence.  Funeral service were held at 2 p.m. on Friday, November 15 at the Lincolnton United Methodist Church with Rev. More...

Watson Scott Haynes

Mr. 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 Randall Edmunds at 706-359-1506 or Sharon Bryan at 706-359-1258for more information.  AA meeting   More...

Chennault Plantation will be a stop on Jefferson Davis Heritage Trail

Lincoln County will be a stop on the Jefferson Davis Heritage Trail, one of six Georgia Civil War Heritage Trails.  More...

Bluegrass Pickin’ Party to be held at historical park Nov. 27

Along with turkey and pumpkin pie, there will be plenty of bluegrass music for Thanksgiving.  The Thanksgiving Eve Bluegrass Pickin’ Party will be held at The Lewis Family Pavilion in the Lincoln County Historical Park on Lumber Street.&nb More...

Historical society expects large crowd at park for Pioneer Day

The 17th Annual Pioneer Day will take place Saturday, November 23, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

Academy graduates

Among those graduating from the Georgia Academy for Economic Development’s 2013 Region 7 Multi-Day Training Program were (l-r) Rope Roberts, Georgia Power; Meagan Whitehead and Richard Brown, the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce; a More...

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Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Slow down and smell the turkey

“If all our troubles were hung on a line, you’d take yours and I’d take mine.”  I don’t have to tell you, dear hearts, we have problems every day and will have problems until the day we die.  More...

Thanks to legion ladies

TO THE EDITOR  More...

People

Artist of the Month

LCES is proud to recognize second grade student, Ava McGill McWhorter as Artist of the Month for November.   More...

Leathersville News

l William and Lee Bentley spent Monday night in North Augusta with Elaine and Raymond Timmerman. l Raymond Timmerman brought us home Tuesday morning. l Anne Wright of Waynesboro brought lunch on Wednesday. We enjoyed our meal and visit. More...

Visiting Yorktown, Virginia

Don Thomas, Northeast Region Vice President for the GASSAR and Pat Thomas, Stephen Heard Chapter NSDAR Regent and Fort James Colonial Dames XVII Century President, brought The Lincoln Journal along with them to Yorktown, Virginia where they attend&n More...