December 11, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Portion of Goshen Street named for Ida Ware Scott

A portion of Goshen Street (Highway 79) was dedicated to the memory of Ida Ware Scott during a special ceremony held in the courtroom of the Lincoln County Courthouse on Tuesday, December 2.  Miss Scott died in an automobile accident in April of More...

Library purchases STEM materials with IMLS grant

The Lincoln County Library, along with other branch libraries in the Greater Clark’s Hill Regional Library System, received federal IMLS (Institute of Museum and Library Services) grant funding for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Ma More...

Blood drive to be held at LBC

Lincoln County residents are urged to roll up their sleeves and help save lives during the blood drive set for Saturday, December 13, from 9:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. More...

News

Arbor Day specialty coffee helps protect the rain forest

Celebrate this year’s holiday season with friends and loved ones while supporting conservation and tree planting with the help of the Arbor Day Foundation.  More...

New database provides invaluable information to Georgia deer hunters

Following a hunt at a wildlife management area (WMA), have you ever wondered about the final results? Wouldn’t it be nice to have the results of all WMA hunts in the state at your fingertips when planning your season? More...

Healthy Ideas

( NAPSA)— ph360 is a new online wellness program that provides a personalized guide to the best food, fitness, environment and lifestyle for each person based on individual body measurements, family history and other health information. More...

People

Thanksgiving dinner at Wee Wisdom

Wee Wisdom Little School had a fabulous Thanksgiving dinner celebration November 19 provided by Wanda Norman and Tammy Compton. More...

Turner presented log cabin quilt by classic south guild

Contributed by Donna Taylor  More...

Leathersville News

By Mrs. William Bentley

lRaymond, Elaine, and Ryan Timmerman brought lunch on Tuesday. We enjoyed our lunch and the visit. Ryan is flying back to Saudi Arabia, he came to tell us goodbye. l Hilda Cliatt visited with us Tuesday afternoon. More...

Worship

Ebenezer extends thanks to family, friends for help

The Ebenezer Baptist Church Women’s Mission extends a hearty “thank you” to the Ebenezer church family and friends who supported our six-week Food for Families Harvest Drive, one of our Community Outreach initiatives. More...

BOC discusses Post 597 and OES building at work session

A new OES (Office of Emergency Services) building, the Thomas- Lane American Legion Post 597, and the proposed Verizon Wireless tower were items under discussion at a work session of the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners held Thursday, December 4 More...

City audit nearing completion; council agrees to buy patrol car

Routine business topped the agenda at the regular meeting of the Lincolnton City Council held Tuesday, December 2, at City Hall.  More...

Sit a spell with Santa at park’s Log Cabin Christmas Saturday

“A Colonial Log Cabin Christmas” will take place from 5 until 7 p.m. More...

The meaning of Christmas

Close 600 people traveled down the “Path to Christmas” held at First Assembly of God Saturday, December 6, and Sunday, December 7. More...

Early deadline

The Lincoln Journal will be closed Monday, December 22, through Friday, December 26, in observance of Christmas.  More...

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Four easy was to give a gift to Georgia’s wildlife

Georgia’s wildlife and natural habitats don’t depend on St. Nick.  Conserving these wild creatures and wild places depends largely on you, the Georgians who enjoy them.  More...

Thanks for memorable event!

TO THE EDITOR  More...

Opinions

Just As the Switch Flips The Neighborhood Goes Dark

Across The Savannah

Over the last few months I’ve held a lot of book signings. Most are fun and you meet interesting people but sometimes you sit for hours with little to do. Such was the case two weeks ago when Robert Clark and I were down Lowcountry way. More...

Obituaries

Jessie Mae Wilson Bolton

Mrs. Jessie Mae Wilson Bolton, 88, of Washington, passed away December 1, 2014, at her home.  A native of Wilkes County, she was the daughter of the late James and Georgia Gill Wilson. Mrs. More...

William Lee Edmond

It is with the deepest sadness we announce the death of William Lee Edmond, 54, of Brunswick, Georgia, on Dec. More...

Jim Lenord Fain

Mr. Jim Lenord Fain, 67, died Saturday morning, December 6, 2014, at the Country Manor Personal Care Home in Tignall, Georgia.  Graveside services were held at 3:00 p.m., Monday, December 8, at the Fain Family Cemetery 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...