December 25, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Sheriff’s office receives $30,000 in inmate uniforms

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office was recently the beneficiary of more than $30,000 worth of new inmate uniforms as the result of a contribution from a neighboring law enforcement agency.  More...

LCES students share family traditions with readers

In the spirit of the season, we at The Lincoln Journal asked students at LCES to share their favorite family Christmas traditions with our readers.  Their responses were both humorous and touching, showing just how important family traditions ar More...

Early deadline

The Lincoln Journal will be closed December 22-26, in observance of Christmas.  We will also be closed Wednesday, December 31, and January 1 for New Year’s.  The deadline for news and advertisements to appear in the January 1 edition More...

News

Corps project offices will accept Christmas trees for recycling

The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Hartwell and Thurmond Lake Project Offices will accept natural Christmas trees for recycling Dec. 26 through Feb. 15, 2015 at Hartwell and Dec. 20 through Jan. 8, 2015 at Thurmond.  More...

Poster contest highlights value of wildlife, plants

Teachers and students across Georgia are invited to honor Georgia’s wildlife and students’ artistic interests by participating in the 25th annual Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest.  More...

Shad season opens January 1

Commercial fishermen can take to the water beginning at 6 a.m. on January 1, 2015 to take advantage of the opening day of shad season, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). More...

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Check presentation

David Kelly, Georgia Power Local Manager Lincolnton-Warrenton, presented the Lincoln County Food Pantry with a donation on December 4. More...

Dancing Divas perform at the Kettle Creek Christmas luncheon

The Kettle Creek Chapter NSDAR completed their 2014 program on the 15th of December with entertainment by the local “Dancing Diva’s” and a Christmas Luncheon at the Women’s Club.  Several DAR members perform with the Diva More...

Balloon powered race car winners

Students in Kimber Hardy’s eighth grade physical science classes created balloon-powered race cars as a culminating project for their study on Newton’s laws of motion. More...

Judge Hinesley hears pleas and conducts one bench trial

Pleas were heard recently at the Lincoln County Courthouse with Judge Harold A. Hinesley presiding.  More...

Ebenezer Baptist Church to host annual Emancipation Proclamation observance

The 152nd Annual Emancipation Proclamation Observance will be held Thursday, January 1, at 10 a.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church.  The guest speaker for the occasion is attorney Evita A. Paschall of Evans.  More...

Santa cleared to land his sleigh in Georgia

Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture Gary W. More...

Mobile mining exhibit

Students in the sixth and seventh grades at LCMS recently enjoyed a visit with educators from Diamond Del’s Gem Mining program. More...

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State urges precautions for holiday motorists

With significantly lower gas prices, more drivers are likely to be on the road to visit family and friends this holiday season, so the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety is reminding motorists of a few simple safety precautions to take before More...

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Photo of the Week

By now, many of you have seen the Photo of the Week feature that Robert Clark and I run each week. For those of you who are new to the Photo of the Week, here’s a recap. 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...