October 9, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

National Newspaper Week

Caden Crenshaw, 3, works on his throwing arm in observance of “National Newspaper Week (NNW),” October 5-11. More...

Mountain opened to visitors

These eight-year-old twins and their mother from Gwinnett County were among the 1,100 rockhounds flocking to Lincolnton for the biannual Graves Mountain Rock Swap and Dig held October 3-5. More...

News

Midway celebrates 108 years with homecoming Sept. 28

Midway UMC celebrated its 108th year with homecoming on Sunday, September 28. About 110 people enjoyed the day of worship, song and reminiscing. More...

LCES Artist of the Month

LCES is proud to announce that Brittan Johnson has been named Artist of the Month for October. Brittan is a 4th grade student and painted a landscape inspired by Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Night. More...

Food pantry needs donations

The Lincoln County Food Pantry, which serves the entire Lincoln County Community, is in need of financial assistance to help offset the cost of a major project. More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

Remembering Blazer’s

Over across the Savannah, they buried Mr. Jimmy March 2, 2011. My family knew him as Mr. Britt and he was the owner and operator of Blazer’s Restaurant in Greenwood. you dined there. More...

Sports

Red Devils score 40th straight win over Warren Co.

Lincoln County continued its dominance over the Warren County Screaming Devils by defeating the home team 23-0 last Friday in Warrenton.  More...

Post-season equals a long season

BASEBALL’S BEST

Now that the regular major league season has ended and we are well - ish the season which ends with the World Series in the latter part of October. It seems that with the post- season has become eternal. More...

Player of the Week

Stan Tankersley (r) of Farm Bureau Insurance presents a football to Quay Hartfield, who was named the “Player of the Week” for the LCHS-Warren County game, while Head Football Coach Kevin 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...

DOT to correct intersection to provide better line of sight

The Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT) has hit a minor snag in its project involving Highway 79, New Petersburg Road, and Highway 378.  More...

Community invited to Camp Meeting Revival

The annual old-fashioned “Camp Meeting Revival” will be held Friday, October 10, and Saturday, October 11, at the Lewis Family Pavilion in the Lincoln County Historical Park.  Services are set to begin at 6 p.m. More...

Residents urged to save lives by donating blood this Sat.

The Shepeard Community Blood Center will hold a blood drive on Saturday, October 11, from 9:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Lincolnton Baptist Church.  The goal for the drive is 30 units.  More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Seriously, NFL

Living with the male species I have come to actually like football. Despite what my family might tell you I know how the game is played and if I can watch Peyton and Eli Manning, I’m as avid as the next ‘guy.’  More...

Political Cartoon

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Bowing out

TO THE EDITOR

TO THE EDITOR  When the Concerned Citizens of Lincoln County had their meeting in September, a discussion was held and voted on to honor the veterans on Armistice Day November 11 at the courthouse, not knowing the American Legion post was going More...

People

New Beginnings

Jack and Crystal Corey of Lincolnton are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Kansas Locklyn, born Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at University Hospital in Augusta. More...

Obituaries

Orval A. Rasmussen

Mr. Orval A. Rasmussen, 89, beloved husband of the late Judy Rasmussen, entered into rest on Friday morning, October 3, 2014 at University Hospital.  Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. More...

Worship

Come Worship with Us

ANTHONY CHAPEL CHURCH: Pastor: David Bohling; Metasville Road; 706-869-8106 home, 706-399-2559 cell or 359-4437 church; Services: Sunday School: 10:00 a.m.; Sunday Worship: 11:00 a.m.; Fellowship Meal and Bible Study: Wednesday 7:00; Community Fellow More...

Martins Crossroads Holiness Church

THE OVERVIEW   It is a great experience to view our surroundings from an aircraft or a tall building. From such a vantage point, we gain a new insight and perspective, and problems seem to lose their urgency and importance.  More...