February 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Season opener set for Saturday

Members of the LCHS Varsity Baseball Team admire the John Deere Gator, donated for the season by Marshall Colvin of Blanchard Equipment. More...

HIT String Band and Guin will be special guests at chamber banquet

The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual banquet Tuesday, February 25, at 7 p.m. More...

Confederate Treasury will be the topic of discussion at May House

Dr. More...

News

January broke records for cold temperatures and traffic jams

With a record-setting cold snap and snow-snarled highways in north Georgia, January 2014 went into the record books as one bonechilling month.  After record-setting cold at the beginning of the month, many Georgia cities saw average temperatures More...

Knowing they symptoms of a heart attack saves lives

(NAPSI)—Forty-one-year-old Michelle Melvin was celebrating Mother’s Day with her family when pain shot through her jaw and up into her temples. Then her arms went numb.  More...

High school students invited to participate in art competition

U.S. Congressman Paul Broun, M. D. ( GA- 10) invites all high school students in Georgia’s 10th Congressional District to participate in the 2014 Congressional Art Competition. More...

Opinions

A Gracious Gathering of Ladies

Not Your Ordinary Daughters

Some of you old timers will remember when The Lincoln Journal published “personals.” No, not the scandalous boy-wants-to--meetgirl kind. I’m talking about the snippets that went something like, “Mr. and Mrs. More...

Obituaries

Rita Faye Carroll Gassaway

Mrs. Rita Faye Carroll Gassaway, 52, of McCormick Hwy., entered into rest on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at her residence.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, February16 at Martin’s Crossroads Congregational Church with Rev. 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...

Board prepares for budget talks by reviewing enrollment and QBE

The Lincoln County Board of Education continued making preparations for budget talks during its regular meeting held Tuesday, February 11.  During earlier meetings, the group discussed the budget calendar for FY 2015 as well as reviewed a projec More...

Residents feels effect of Edgefield’s 4.1 earthquake and 3.2 aftershock

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) in Golden, Colorado, confirmed that Lincoln County experienced an earthquake at 10:23 p.m. More...

LCMS students skype with author and entrepreneur Adam Herndon

The entire eighth-grade class at LCMS, including students in Christie Bryan’s Georgia Studies Class, had the opportunity to skype with author and entrepreneur Adam Herndon Thursday, February 6, in the school auditorium.  Herndon visited wi More...

B. T. Washington’s great-grandson will address students at LCHS

The community is invited to come and hear Marshall Washington- Cabiness Abuwi, great-grandson of Booker T. Washington, speak at LCHS on Friday, February 21, at 2 p.m. More...

LCHS will host a financial aid workshop Mon.

LCHS is set to host a financial aid workshop on Monday, February 24, beginning at 6 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Wishing for snow

We start right after Christmas wishing for snow. More...

Political Cartoon

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Activities planned at the MACK

The following is what is going on at the McCormick Arts Council at the Keturah (MACK) for the next several weeks. More...

People

Four generations

Four generations helped celebrate the 92nd birthday of Blanche Wallace on Sunday, February 16. Those celebrating were Blanche, her daughter, Nan Goff, Nan’s daughter, Ami Romines and Ami’s son, Jase.   More...

Leathersville News

l Audrey and Ron Crump’s daughter, Melissa and children spent the past week with her parents. l Alvin Cox visited William Bentley one day the past week. More...

Attending a conference

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