January 8, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Year in Review’ chronicles second half of 2014

JULY 3 – The Lincoln Journal and the chamber of commerce join forces to sponsor a shop-at-home initiative...The park will host a bicycle parade and other activities on July 4...A log cabin (circa 1790) at the historical park is fumigated to era More...

Administering oath

Virginia Williams (top) and Larry Collins (bottom right) were administered the oath of office by Probate/Magistrate Court Judge Lee Moss on Tuesday, December 30, at the Lincoln County Courthouse. More...

News

National recall on dog treats

Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of certain dog treats, sold in Georgia, for potential health risk to pets and humans. More...

Activites planned at the MACK

The MACK looks forward to our strongest year yet in 2015 as we celebrate our 30th anniversary! Our office and MACK Artisan Gallery Shop has resumed regular hours. Our gift shop hours are Monday - Saturday / 10:00 - 4:00. More...

Opinions

Across The Savannah

Athen’s Weapon of Mass Destruction: It sounded like a good idea

Had it worked, it might have gone down as a forerunner of the weapons of mass destruction. It failed, however, and earned a place alongside other bizarre weapons of the Civil War such as the steam gun, harmonica pistol, and coal torpedo. More...

People

LCES Bucket Fillers

Bucket fillers are based on the book Have you Filled A Bucket Today? by Carol McCloud.  More...

White, Raborn to exchange vows in April ceremony

Mr. and Mrs. Robert White of Lincolnton, Ga. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Carol Jeannie (C.J.), to Lewis Allen Raborn Jr. Allen is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis A. Raborn Sr. of Evans, Georgia.  More...

Leathersville News

l Anne Wright brought lunch on Wednesday and also invited Leila Kelly to have lunch with us. l Brenda and Franklin Bowick brought supper Saturday night. We enjoyed our supper and their visit. More...

Charges levied against Dyke for role in Broad River robbery

After serving approximately three years of a 20-year sentence for armed robbery in South Carolina, Roger Allen Dyke III of Holland, Michigan, was transferred to Lincoln County where he was charged by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office in conne More...

Chief Poss reports numerous arrests by police department

An activity report for the Lincolnton Police Department was issued recently by Chief Gene Poss.  More...

Arthur named to Leadership Georgia class

Elizabeth P. More...

Prom queen will be crowned at WLT Playhouse

As you know, our 1958 senior prom is scheduled for this January, and all the students and faculty are looking forward to a marvelous time. More...

Generosity appreciated

Members of the “Clark’s Hill Fish for Life Foundation” donated $2,000 worth of toys to Lincoln County’s Secret Santa Program. More...

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Dear Hearts and Gentle People

No holes for the humbugs

Christmas is a happy, cheery time, isn’t it? Well, I agree, it should be. Yet, what little time I shopped in stores this holiday I saw and heard clerk scrooges all over the place!  Call to check on an item. More...

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Georgia Department of Agriculture, Gary W. Black, Commissioner, 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW, Atlanta, GA 30334, www.agr.georgia. gov. Find us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter.  Q: What are giblets?  More...

Obituaries

Susan Cox Bryant

Mrs. Susan Cox Bryant, 60, of Leathersville Road, entered into rest Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at her residence.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 3, at Hephzibah Baptist Church in Lincoln County. More...

Janette White Land

Mrs. Janette White Land, 74, of Washington, Georgia passed away Monday, December 29, 2014 at University Hospital.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 31 at Victory Baptist Church. More...

Marion Standley Paul

Mrs. Marion Standley Paul, 88, of Tignall, Georgia, formerly of Forest Park, entered into rest on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington.  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...