August 20, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Arthur named principal of LCMS; board discusses taxes/millage rates

Arthur was named principal of LCMS at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Educa­tion held Tuesday, August 11.  Arthur has served as interim prin­cipal of the school since the retire­ment of Pam Carmichael in May of this year.  More...

Prayer Walk to be held at all schools Aug. 24 at 7 p.m.

The Lincoln County Ministerial Association is hosting its annual “ is in at of in it with an attitude of thanksgiving.’  “Please join us as we pray for our schools.”  For more information, contact Rev. More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Happy Birthday to me

I’m not growing old gracefully. I don’t want to and I refuse to. I’ll not be that prim and proper wom­an with the starched hankie in her ever-present purse. More...

Across The Savannah

Freak Show: The Carnival Sideshow Goes Mainstream

It wouldn’t surprise me if he’s dead now. Suicide most likely. I just saw him once but that was enough. It was a nice spring morning, and I was having coffee in front of Jit­tery Joe’s on East Broad in Athens, Georgia. More...

Baseballs best

John Paul Cobb was a minor league star

If you are like me, the name John Paul Cobb did not ring a bell in the baseball world until I did some re­search on him.  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 to refinance water debt; will increase rates over four years

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners voted to refinance five water and sewer loans, total­ing approximately $3,040,000, at its regular meeting held Thursday, August 13.  Four of the loans are USDA-RD  (Rural Development) loans and the More...

Park has several activities planned for kids of all ages

There is no excuse for boredom, when so many activities are avail­able for children and adults alike at Elijah Clark State Park.  More...

Aw nuts!

Walter Ware and crew are shown taking down a huge pecan tree front of Farmers State Bank. “The tree was dying,” said Bruce bank president. More...

People

Public pep rally

The 2015 Cheer Devils front (l-r): Gabbie Maddox, Brandtley Vick­ery, Avery Wheeler, Emily Partridge, Savannah Gray, Kelsey Rob­erts, Jesse Partridge. More...

Make plans to attend upcoming field day in Griffin September 17

Land is valuable - whether you own land, manage land or recreate on land. More...

Norman descendants gather for biennial reunion July 31

A large group of William Norman (1750-1827) descendants, spanning several generations, came together to celebrate their Norman heritage the first weekend in August.  This marked the 12th time the Norman Family Association held its biennial reuni More...

Worship

St. Paul United Methodist Church

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The spring season signals a new life cycle as the plant and animal kingdoms begin to regenerate themselves and their species. The new warmth and beauty of the special time is welcomed everywhere. More...

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...