December 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Santa cleared to land his sleigh in Georgia

Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture Gary W. More...

Johnson awarded certificate for completing advanced training

Wade Johnson, chairman of the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners, was one of the county officials throughout the state recognized at the 2013 Legislative Leadership Conference held at the Classic Center in Athens-Clarke County.  More...

Early deadline for holiday closing

The Lincoln Journal will be closed from Monday, December 23, through Friday, December 27, in observance of Christmas.  The newspaper will also be closed Tuesday, December 31, and Wednesday, January 1, for New Year’s.  More...

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Corps annual recreation passes are now available for purchase

Corps of Engineers 2014 annual recreation passes available for purchase  New 2014 annual passes for U.S. More...

Turn your unwanted Christmas tree into fish habitat at Clarks Hill Lake

This holiday season, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District is turning used Christmas trees into fish habitat at J. More...

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Across The Savannah

Christmas Traditions

Since Christmas is closer than ever and I have a tight deadline and shopping to do I’ll keep this short. Trees and lights get a lot of love but we have other Christmas institutions that make the season pretty and bright. More...

Obituaries

George Thomas Landrum

Mr. George Thomas Landrum, 93 of Lincolnton, Ga. passed away on December 17 at Doctors Hospital, Augusta.  Graveside services were held at 11:30 a..m. on Friday, December 20 at Hillcrest Memorial Park, Augusta with Rev. More...

Michael Kenneth Smallwood

Mr. Michael Kenneth "Mike" Smallwood, 48, entered through the gates of Heaven at 1:45 a.m. Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Georgia Regents Medical Center in Augusta, Ga.  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...

LCMS Junior Beta Club serves community through Project Care

The 2013 edition of LCMS’s Project Care was a tremendous success.  The goal of the annual initiative is to reach out to the needy in the community by collecting food for the Lincoln County Food Pantry and raising funds to purchase gifts fo More...

Ebenezer Baptist Church to host annual Emancipation Proclamation observance

The 151st Annual Emancipation Proclamation Observance will be held Wednesday, January 1, at 10 a.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church.  The guest speaker for the occasion is attorney John M. Clark.  More...

LCMS students share their favorite Christmas memories

We, at The Lincoln Journal, asked students at LCMS to share their favorite Christmas memories with us.  The memories ranged from humorous and joyful to poignant and heart-breaking.  Enjoy the sampling of responses printed below:  More...

Santa’s helpers

LCMS faculty members Christie Bryan, Wesley Wuchte, and Taylor Fulcher were forced to appear at school in full holiday regalia as well as sing Christmas songs in the cafeteria at lunch because the students donated the most angels in their honor to Pr More...

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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.  Question: I have an odd question. More...

Operation ‘Zero Tolerance’ underway through New Year’s

Georgia Launches Statewide Holiday Impaired Driving Campaign  Operation Zero Tolerance Under Way Through New Year’s  More...

People

Junior Beta officers

Junior Beta officers are: President, Katie Britt McKinney; Vice President, William LeRoy; Secretary, Brantley Vickery; Treasurer, Zeb Ashmore and Reporter, Kevin Chen.   More...

Residents support Lydia Project

Plantation Point resident, Mrs. Emily Strozier, and her friend, Nina, spearheaded the homeowners in our area to show their support for the Lydia Project. More...

CSRA Home Health Agency named 2013 HHCAHPS honors recipient

CSRA Home Health Agency of Washington, Georgia has been named a 2013 HHCAHPS Honors recipient, a prestigious award recognizing those home health agencies that provide the best patient experience.  More...