March 6, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Aaron Hutton is recipient of WJBF Scholar-Athlete Award

Aaron Hutton, a senior at LCHS, received a huge present on his birthday – he was presented with the WJBF (Channel 6) Scholar-Athlete Award.  In addition to the Augusta television station, other sponsors of the award are Petsch Respiratory More...

News

Cattleman’s Association meeting

The Lincoln County Cattleman's Association recently met in the Culinary Arts Café in the Lincoln County High School. More...

Workshop will be held at LCHS on dual enrollment

A dual enrollment information session will be held Tuesday, March 11, at 6 p.m. More...

Pre-K registration is March 21

Enrollment for Lincoln County Pre-K will be held Friday, March 21, 8 a.m. at the Lincoln County Board of Education, 423 Metasville Road. Children must be resident of Lincoln County and must be four years old on or before September 1, 2014. More...

Opinions

A Most Interesting Place

You may never get to see

A small town newspaper editor asked me if I would write a day trip feature for her weekly newspaper. “I don’t expect you to do this for free,” she said. We struck a deal and I’ve written over fifty columns for her. More...

Sports

TCB Cheerleaders are National Champs

TCB wins big again at Cheersport Nationals in Atlanta, its tenth year competing at one of the most prestigious cheerleading competitions in the nation. More...

Marathon winner!

Gary Edwards was one of nearly 2,000 runner in the Augusta Half Marathon last Sunday. He won the 55 to 59 age group and finished 64th overall.   More...

Special youth turkey season opens March 15

For the first time in Georgia, youth and mobility-impaired hunters will have a chance to turkey hunt the weekend before the statewide turkey season opens. This special opportunity season is March 15-16, 2014.  More...

Goldman exhibits Reserve Champion at Washington steer and heifer show

The 60th Annual Washington Area Junior Steer and Heifer Show and Sale was held at the McGill- Woodruff Agricultural Center in Washington on Saturday, March 1.  Kyle Gillooly of Wadley was the judge for the event, which featured steers and heifer More...

Hudgens reminds residents to set clocks ahead Sun.

Local residents are reminded to set their clocks ahead one hour when Daylight Saving Time (DST) resumes at 2 a.m. More...

Absentee ballot applications available at elections office

The Lincoln County Election and Voter Registration Office is currently accepting applications from those who wish to vote absentee in the Primary Election set for Tuesday, May 20.  Requests for an application for an absentee ballot may be made b More...

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Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Who, me worry

I have a good friend I call the Proclaimer of All Things Bad. If I see her number come up on my phone it’s all I can do to make myself pick it up. Some days I don’t.  More...

Late frost likely this year

A snowstorm, followed by a few beautiful sunny days and then another snow and ice storm – this is a summary of the weather conditions in Georgia since the last week of January. More...

People

Frankie Nicole Porter to wed Scott Alexander Brown in May

Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow “Randy” Porter, Jr. of Kingsland, Ga. announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Frankie Nicole Porter, to Scott Alexander Brown.  More...

Carol Faz serves as hostess, speaker at Dames meeting

President Pat Thomas presided over the Fort James Chapter Colonial Dames XVII Century meeting as members gathered at the Lincoln County Library on Saturday, March 1, 2014.  Mrs Thomas led the group in the opening ritual and Nina Albea led the gr More...

Leathersville News

l Alvin Cox and grandson, Brody, visited with William Bentley Monday afternoon. l Anne Wright came Wednesday and brought lunch. We enjoyed our visit and the lunch. l Alicia Bryant visited with us Friday morning. More...

Worship

Antioch C.M.E. Church presents program Feb. 16

Antioch C.M.E. Church, along with their pastor, Rev. Annie Thomas, observed Black History from the 1700s until the present with a program on February 16. 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...