October 8, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Journal seeks fall photographs

fall here at last, The Lincoln Journal is asking its readers to help celebrate the season by emailing photographs to the paper for pub­lication.  More...

Going Platinum

The Lincoln Journal has gone Platinum! The reigning queen of country music, Miranda Lambert (l), and Kayley Bannister pose with the latest edition of The More...

Tanner Aycock shows Grand Champion Steer at Madison

Lincoln County 4-H is proud to announce that two Lincoln County 4-H’ers did an outstanding job at the Madison County Fair this past weekend.  More...

News

Appraisers will begin review of properties this fall

Beginning in the fall of 2015, ap­praisers from the Assessor’s office will begin a review of all properties within the county. The review will be a three year process beginning in the northern portion of the county. More...

Vehicle registration renewals are pending

The October notices, remind­ing Lincoln County residents that vehicle registration renewals are pending, should be received by the first part of the month.  More...

Chief of police reports on arrests, incidents in city

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

People

Pine Needle Garden Club members get underway with kick-off meeting

Did we have a great time? Mrs. Norma read our Garden Club Motto for our kick-off meeting. And what an appropriate verse! Our Horticul­ture plant had several folks stumped - they, finally, got it. But in walked Mrs. More...

Watson graduates with BS degree in nursing from UNG

Matilda Lee Watson of Lincolnton has graduated from the University of North Georgia (UNG) with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.  More...

Leathersville News

l Hilda Cliatt visited on Tues­day. l Raymond and Ryan Timmer­man visited Wednesday morning. Ryan wanted to fish one more time before he had to leave to go back to Saudi Arabia. l Rev. More...

Obituaries

Carolyn Jane Cliatt Paradise

Mrs. Carolyn Jane Cliatt Paradise, 88, wife of the late Thomas W. Para­dise, of Martinez, Georgia, entered into rest on Friday, September 25, 2015 at Doctors Hospital, Augus­ta.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. More...

Kathren Pawlicki

Kathren Pawlicki entered into rest September 29, 2015.  A service of celebration for Kay’s life was held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 3, at Lutheran Church By The Lake in McCormick, S.C. with a reception following.  More...

Grace Dreher Thomashefski

Mrs. Grace Dreher Thomashefski, 88, of Jamaica Ave. entered into rest on Sunday, October 4, 2015 at her residence. The funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. Friday, October 9, 2015 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Vir­ginia Beach, Virginia. 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...

School system observes October as National Bullying Prevention Month

October is “National Bullying Prevention Month.”  The theme for the month is “The End of Bullying Begins with Me.”  Sponsored by PACER (Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights), the goal of the campaign is t More...

Sheriff’s office purchases new Live Scan equipment

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Of­fice recently took delivery of a new Live Scan fingerprint machine.  The purchase was necessitated by a federal mandate, passed down through the GBI Georgia Crime Information Center, which imple­mented new r More...

LCHS students will take newly revised PSAT test

Students at LCHS will be taking the newly designed PSAT (Prelimi­nary Scholastic Aptitude Test) on Wednesday, October 14.  Funded by the State of Georgia, the PSAT is a nationwide, multiple- choice test administered to tenth graders across the s More...

Editorial Page

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

MFM

Keep your eyes open and watch what the teenagers are wearing these days. Actually, anybody younger than 40 has caught on to the same fad. More...

Across The Savannah

Saving Lighthouses and Fire Towers Windmills? They Lack Star Power

Late September. The seasons turn and Hunting Island lighthouse catches gold-burnished light beneath a cloudless sky. An empty path hints of desolation as wind fence shadows render a patch of sand blanket-like. 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...

Sports

Devils 31-0 win over Warren is 41st Consecutive

The start time may have been ferent due to weather concerns, the result was the same – a win the Lincoln County Red Devils. More...

Rookies of the Year see Varied Success

BASEBALL’S BEST

The Rookie of the Year Award names the best rookie player in the American and the National Leagues. The award is also known as the Jackie Robinson Award and was awarded to Jackie in his rookie season with the Brook- lyn Dodg- ers in 1947. More...

Worship

First Assembly of God

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A HERITAGE

Children begin at an early age to acquire a knowledge and an appreciation of their heritage and the traditions of their society. 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...