May 14, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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Chris Heitmann (second from left) of H and H Industrial Maintenance and Will McWhorter (second from right) of Woodmen of the World Insurance have placed a new flagpole and flag at The Monument on N. More...

Miss LCMS winners

The winners of the Miss LCMS Pageant held recently in the school auditorium were (l-r) Alexandria Gilpin, Miss Congeniality; Sara Ingram, Miss Eighth Grade; Anna Cox, Miss LCMS 2015; Nikiyah Hartfiel More...

Touring the city

Kindergarten students at LCES recently visited Papa’s Pizza To-Go, the Lincolnton VFD, the Lincoln County OES, and the Lincoln County Library to learn about the goods and services offered in to More...

Paper announces early deadline for holiday closing

In observance of Memorial Day, The Lincoln Journal will be closed Monday, May 25.  The deadline for all news and ad­vertisements to appear in the May 28 edition of the paper is Friday, May 22, at 3 p.m.  We hope everyone has a safe and happ More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Smile awhile

2015. I can’t believe it. I can re­member thinking that the world was going to explode the year it turned 2000. I think I sat in a corner of my basement all day long. More...

Across The Savannah

If you like to watch birds does that mean you are really old? I used to think so. Back when I worked at South Carolina Wildlife we staff­ers talked a bit disparagingly about birders, as birdwatchers are known. More...

Baseballs best

Age really matters...or does it?

Many times in sports we hear stories about players who play tricks on Father Time. They play when they are very young and some when they are much older.  More...

Obituaries

Sarah Cawley Parton

Mrs. Sarah Cawley Parton, 61, of Parton Drive, entered into rest on Friday, May 8, 2015 at her resi­dence.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 11, at Pine Grove United Methodist Church with Revs. More...

Paula Jane Watson Paradise

Mrs. Paula Jane Watson Paradise, 60, of Forest Lake Circle entered into rest on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at her residence.  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...

Partlow pleads guilty to malice murder; receives two consecutive life sentences

Courtney Deon Partlow of Lin­colnton pleaded guilty to two counts of malice murder and one count of armed robbery in Lincoln County Superior Court.  Chief Judge Roger W. Dunaway presided over the proceedings.  More...

Chad Medlin appointed to serve as assistant municipal court judge

The City of Lincolnton adopted a resolution allowing the council to appoint an assistant municipal court judge; it then passed a second resolution calling for Chad Medlin to serve in that position. More...

Red and White game to be held at Bufford field

The “Spring Red and White Game” will be held Saturday, May 16, at 10 a.m. More...

Lewis is one of 15 firemen to complete the rigorous FLAMES training program

Jameson Lewis of Lincolnton recently completed the rigorous FLAMES (Firefighters Laboring and Mastering Essential Skills) training, hosted by the Chatsworth Fire Department, located in north­west Georgia.  Out of 25 firefighters who started the More...

Sheriff’s office makes arrests for DUI, theft, probation violations

Several arrests were made re­cently by deputies with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office.  The arrests listed here are taken from information provided by local law enforcement officials, and no arrests were omitted.  An arrest does no More...

People

LCHS to meet June 1

The Lincoln County Historical So­ciety will hold its monthly meeting at noon on June 3rd with a traditional pot luck lunch followed by a brief business meeting with “Kids Day at the Historical Park” on the agenda. More...

Prayer line

Solomon Pool offers and open prayer line on Tuesday and Friday from 9 a.m. until 12 noon. The toll free number is 877-579-7407 or 706-359-7407.   More...

Church anniversary

The 142nd church anniversary of Newberry Missionary Baptist Church will be held Sun., May 17 at 2 p.m. Rev. R.C. Holloway, pas­tor of Shaw’s Creek Baptist Church, Trenton, S.C., will be guest minis­ter. Rev. Willie J. White is pastor. More...

Sports

Norman signs to play football for N. Ga. Sports Academy

LCHS Red Devil Jamar Norman recently signed a commitment agreement to play football for the North Georgia Sports Academy in Toccoa.  The ceremony took place in the school’s media center, with family, friends, faculty, and adminstrators in More...

Worship

Martins Crossroads Holiness Church

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The Tie that Binds

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Worship 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...