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COAG offers scholarship for seniors and undergrads

The constitutional officers of Lincoln County – Sheriff Bruce Beggs; Mandy Doss, clerk of court; Lee Moss, probate judge; and Tax Commissioner Brenda Danner Mc- Gahee – are pleased to announce a scholarship contest for Georgia high school More...

Board looks at estimated budget figures for FY 2015

The Lincoln County Board of Education reviewed a projected balance sheet to obtain a preliminary idea of where the system will stand when budget talks get underway for FY 2015.  The presentation was made by Dr. More...

Early deadlines for holiday closing

The Lincoln Journal will be closed from Monday, December 23, through Friday, December 27, in observance of Christmas.  The deadline for the December 26 edition of the paper is Thursday, December 19, at 10 a.m.  The newspaper will also be cl More...

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Loved on honored with light on the Tree of Remembrance

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

Tips offered for safe hunting season

Hunting can be a rewarding sport, providing billions of pounds of organic, free-range deer meat to outdoorsmen each year. More...

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FTOM Youth Choir to perform Christmas musical

The holiday is upon us, and with it the Faith Tabernacle Youth Ministry will present its Annual Christmas Musical, Sunday, December 22nd at 4pm. More...

Wengrow joins Professional Landcare Network

Eric Wengrow with Trinity Lawn & Landscape, Inc., Lincolnton, Ga. More...

Leathersville News

William and Lee Bentley spent Monday night in Waynesboro with Anne and Al Wright. They attended the Christmas Cantata at First Baptist Church. Their daughter, Anne, was a member of their choir. More...

County accepts corps properties; votes to rename three bridges

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners continues to move forward with efforts to lease property, slated for closure by the United States Army Corps of Engineers.  The group heard an update on the process from Chairman Wade Johnson at the regu More...

State superintendent visits LCES

State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge (fifth from left) visited LCES Wednesday, December 11, as part of his “Georgia Future. Now!” tour. More...

Striping streets

Employees of Peek Pavement Marking of Columbus, Georgia, have finished striping Main Street and Peachtree Street, from Dixie Quick to Maxway. More...

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Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Ready for Christmas

Usually, at some point during the holidays, when we’ve had all we can possibly eat, all the relatives we can possibly stand, and all the football we can possibly endure, we sit down on the sofa and reminisce about the Wonderful Christmas that w More...

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Share your beliefs

TO THE EDITOR  I am not ashamed to admit that He is the only, only one that can save this country. I know there are some who want Him removed from our government, schools and our personal lives.  More...

Catawba Pottery

An American heritage lives on

Tuesday, December 10, breaks gray, cold, and wet. Rain and mists swirl and shift like apparitions as blustery winds whip them across the highway. Like a metronome, my windshield wipers lay down a steady beat as I drive north. More...

Obituaries

Roger Crite

Mr. Roger Crite, of Metasville Road, entered into rest December 6, 2013.  Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, December 12 at Harmony Baptist Church with Rev. Paul Reviere officiating. 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...