February 6, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Andrae to speak at ceremony honoring Gen. Clark Feb. 9

Elijah Clark State Park will host a special program honoring Gen. Clark at 11 a.m. More...

Single-car accident

Candice Marshall of Lincoln County was involved in a one-car accident on Metasville Road at approximately 11:40 a.m. Monday, February 3. It appeared as if one of the rear tires on her vehicle blew out, causing her to lose control and hit a tree. More...

ACS Relay for Life kickoff is tonight

The 2014 Lincoln County American Cancer Society (ACS) Relay for Life will kick off tonight (Thursday) at 6 p.m. More...

News

Tourism Day at the Capitol

Gov. Nathan Deal recently highlighted the vital role the tourism industry plays in Georgia’s economic prosperity at the annual Tourism, Hospitality & Arts Day at the state Capitol. More...

Officials join bike safety advocates to urge wearing reflective gear

The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety is joining pedestrian and bicycle safety partners to remind both walkers and riders to wear reflective gear as winter continues and days remain darker.  More...

Learning about proper nutrition

Cathy Johnson visited Wee Wisdom Little School to teach the children about good foods to eat. Enjoying a book with Cathy is Lianna Coleman and Maddison Kennedrew.   More...

People

TCB wins at Grand Championship

On January 25, 2014, TCB Allstars participated in their first competition of the new year. More...

Leathersville News

l Elaine and Raymond Timmerman came Monday and brought lunch. We enjoyed our lunch and their visit. l Anne Wright from Waynesboro spent the day Wednesday with her parents. She brought lunch and we enjoyed our meal and time together. More...

Let it snow!

Enjoying four-wheeling in the snow are (l-r) James Mattison, Christie and Guil Mattison, Thomas Mattison, and Cooper. Photo by Garnett Wallace.   More...

Agencies work well together in dealing with ice/snow storm

In spite of receiving from one to two inches of ice and snow Tuesday and Wednesday, January 28 and 29, Lincoln County emerged relatively unscathed.  “People listened to the forecast and stayed home where it was safe,” said Casey Broo More...

Indictments handed down by grand jury in numerous cases

The Lincoln County Grand Jury met Monday, January 27, at the Lincoln County Courthouse, with Chief Judge Roger W. Dunaway, Jr. presiding.  More...

Citizens urged to sign up for watch program

Although a Neighborhood Watch Program is currently being organized by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, the concept of neighbors watching after each other is already benefitting local residents.  More...

LCHS students take advantage of piano class to improve skills

The next Bach, Beethoven, Horowitz, or Andrew Lloyd Weber may be busy learning his craft at LCHS.  For the first time ever, the school is offering piano as part of its regular curriculum.  The instructor is choral teacher Carolee Hobbins.&n More...

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Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Anxiety - it floats

I don’t know exactly when my life of anxiety began but I have a feeling it was when my parents used to leave me with my grandparents and sneak out without ever saying Goodbye or telling me they would return later. More...

Thankful for support

TO THE EDITOR:  We would like to thank everyone who supported and offered support to us during and since the loss of our house on January 10th.  Thanks to Sara Bell with the Sheriff’s Department who was the first to arrive and offered More...

Opinions

Bring Back the Little Black Bag

Physician Heal Thyself!

When I was in college, hippies railed against the Military-Industrial Complex. The MIC, they felt sure, waged war in Vietnam to rake in beaucoups of money. 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...