May 7, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Blue Star marker will be dedicated at courthouse Mon.

The Garden Club of Georgia and the Pine Needle Garden Club of Lin­colnton are preparing to dedicate the new Blue Star Memorial Marker on the grounds of the Lincoln County Courthouse.  The ceremony is scheduled to take place Monday, May 11, at 5 More...

Under the big top!

Approximately 2,000 people attended the Little Roy and Lizzy Music Festival held at Elijah Clark State Park April 30 through May 2. More...

Dr. Waters will be guest speaker at ‘History in the Park’ tonight

Dr. More...

News

Beggs takes first place in gardeners essay contest

Anna Beggs, daughter to Elaine and the late Mike Beggs of Lincolnton, received first place in the State of Georgia High School Gardeners Essay Contest on April 16, 2015. More...

Opinions

Baseballs best

Few opportunities for a very prized job

Probably one of the most sought- after jobs in baseball by young people in and around the game is that of being a major league bat­boy. More...

People

Trip to Orlanda

A trip to Orlando, Florida will be departing at 12 a.m. from Tabernacle Baptist Church Wed., July 29 and returning Sat., Aug. 1. More...

Church anniversary

New Tabernacle Baptist Church will celebrate its 129th church an­niversary on Sunday, May 17th, at 3:00 p.m. Pastor Tonita Cody and Parks Grove Church will be our special guest.  The public is invited to attend. Rev. More...

Assessors meeting

The Board of Tax Assessors 2015 scheduled meetings are as follow: May 19, June 16, July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 15, Oct. 20, Nov. 17, Dec. 15.   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...

County gives go ahead to OES and Lincoln Center renovations

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners gave the green light for turning the former Hero Metal Furniture building into a new Office of Emergency Services (OES).  The motion to allow the architect move forward with the project was passed at a c More...

Big names in bluegrass set to appear during three-day Easter homecoming

A host of big names in bluegrass and Southern gospel music are scheduled to appear at the Seventh Annual Jeff and Sheri Easter Home­coming, which gets underway today (Thursday) and continues through Sunday, May 10, at the Lewis Fam­ily Homeplace on L More...

Coach Campbell to be inducted into GACA Hall of Fame

Coach Larry Campbell, the win­ningest coach in Georgia high school football history, will be inducted into the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association’s (GACA) Hall of Fame.  The banquet is scheduled for Saturday, May 30, at 11:30 a.m. More...

Richie, Potsie, and The Fonz will take audiences at LCHS back to ‘Happy Days’

The LCHS Musical Theatre Class and Farmers State Bank will present “Happy Days, A New Musical” to­night (Thursday) through Saturday, May 9, in the school auditorium.  Performances are scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Mama, I miss you so...

Sunday is the day I have dreaded for a long time…my first Mother’s Day without my mother. It hurts. Really bad. I see her everywhere; I hear her voice in my head and on my an­swering machine. 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. More...

Thanks for successful tournament

TO THE EDITOR  The Lincoln County High School Tennis Teams would like to thank everyone who made our hosting the Area 4 Tennis Tournament a great success. More...

Obituaries

William Crawford Reese

Mr. William Crawford “Billy” Re­ese, 83, of Double Branches Road, entered into rest on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at the VA Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. More...

Worship

THAT CERTAIN SMILE

PHOTOGRAPH BY RAD JACKSON More...

Church Directory

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 Fello More...

Loco Baptist Church

Loco Baptist Church More...