April 9, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

John Stone will serve as new development authority director

The community is invited to a “meet and greet” for John Stone, the new director of the Lincoln County Development Authority.  The event will take place Thursday, April 16, from 4-6 p.m. More...

No injuries in house fire

The home of Margie Hicks on Sunrise Drive was partially destroyed by fire on Tuesday, March 31. The call came in at approximately 11:30 a.m., and the fire was under control by 12:30 p.m. More...

Lincoln County bands will hold spring concert April 16

The Lincoln County bands are set to present their spring concert on Thursday, April 16, in the LCHS Auditorium, beginning at 7 p.m.  The program for the event features the following bands and the selections each will play:  More...

News

Across the Savannah

Saturday, March 28, the day before we laid Mom to rest, was busy. People bringing food, funeral service details, and other matters kept us on the go. More...

LWREA honors academic achievement

The Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Educators Association (LWREA) honored Lincoln County High School and Middle School students for their academic excellence for the first semester,   More...

Upcoming activities planned at the MACK

Our weekly column to encourage your interest, participation and support of your local arts and culture. The McCormick Arts Council (MACK). www.mccormickarts.org / 864-852-3216. Kenneth Blue Artist Reception More...

People

Prom committee meeting

A prom committee meeting will be held April 14, 6:30 p.m. in the LCHS Cafeteria. All student prom committee members and junior class parents interested in helping to finalize plans and decorate should attend.   More...

Family, friends day

True Friendship Church, 3086 Chamberlain Ferry Rd., will have its Annual Family and Friends Day on April 26 at 3 p.m. Pastor Willie White of Newberry Baptist Church, will bring the message. Everyone is welcome. Rev. Daracious Cullars is pastor. More...

Dinner served

Every Friday at is steak night at American Legion Post 194. Menu includes a generous portion of steak, baked potato, large variety salad bar, roll, delicious homemade dessert and iced tea beginning at 5:30 p.m. More...

Worship

Hephzibah Baptist Church

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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...

Feeding the hungry

The LCHS Senior Beta Club recently hosted a canned food drive to benefit the Lincoln County Food Pantry. Approximately 1,000 cans of food were donated to the pantry, along with $300 from the faculty and the club. More...

Construction on third bridge should commence this fall

With new bridges being built to connect Lincoln County with Mc- Cormick and Columbia counties, yet another initiative is underway to replace Raysville Bridge, which spans Little River and ties Lincoln to McDuffie County.  Costing an estimated $1 More...

Beggs honored by WJBF-TV with Giving Your Best Award

Leigh Beggs, a speech therapist at both LCMS and LCHS, was presented with WJBF-TV’s “Giving Your Best Award” during a special ceremony held Tuesday, March 31.  Approximately 50 family members, friends, teachers, school administ More...

Residents urged to make plans to attend River of Life May 16

Residents are encouraged to make plans now to attend the 2015 Lincoln County American Cancer Society (ACS) Relay for Life set for Saturday, May 16, from 4 until 10 p.m. at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex.  More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I used to be a good cook… not so much anymore. Mediocre at best. I just don’t find it as enjoyable as I used to. Who am I kidding? I’ve always hated cooking. Just now, more than ever. Oh, I make pretty good spaghetti… Ragu. 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: Can I plant my Easter lily outdoors?  More...

Winfrey speaks to students about consequences of poor decisions

Dia Grabb Winfrey, 2001 LCHS graduate, who works for the Department of Juvenile Justice as a Juvenile Probation and Parole Officer, spoke to the eighth grade class about the consequences of poor decisions and what will happen to them if they break th More...

Obituaries

Roberta Jasper Lovelace

Mrs. Roberta Jasper Lovelace, 71, life journey ended on Friday, March 20, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  She was laid to rest at Newberry Missionary Baptist Church in Lincolnton on March 28, 2015.   More...

Sharon Annette Moore Morrison

Mrs. Sharon Annette Moore Morrison of West Hill Road, entered into rest on Friday, April 3, 2015 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington.  Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 6 at Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery.  More...

Julia Wheless Walton

Mrs. Julia Wheless Walton, 90, wife of the late Pat A. Walton, entered into rest at Pruitt Health care, Washington, on March 31, 2015.  Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 4 at Rehoboth Baptist Church 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. More...