November 19, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Cunningham gives report to board on Georgia Milestones assessment

Results from the new Georgia Milestones assessment for 2014- 2015 were heard by the Lincoln County Board of Education at its regular meeting held Tuesday, No­vember 10.  More...

Public invited to Thanksgiving service Sunday

To get into the true spirit of the holiday season, area churches will join together in worship at the an­nual Community Thanksgiving Service set for Sunday, November 22, at 7 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

Thanksgiving letter

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Someone sent me this letter on Facebook and I thought it was too funny not to share with those of you who either don't have a computer or a membership to Facebook:  Hope it gives you a chuckle or two:  Dear Family,  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.  Question: I cracked a pecan that had three sections inside the shell instead of the normal two. More...

Poster contest’s 26th year highlights the importance of all wildlife and native plants

Teachers and students across Georgia are invited to honor Geor­gia’s wildlife and students’ artistic interests by participating in the 26th annual Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest.  More...

Worship

Lincolnton 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 this special time is welcomed every­where. More...

Worship Schedule

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...

Commission hears update on Camp Lakeside renovations

An update on the renovation of Camp Lakeside was heard at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners held Thursday, November 12.  More...

Observing Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Dawkins (l) and Nancy Holloway plant “Promise Garden” flowers in observance of November as “National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month.” Dawkins’ flower paid tri More...

Community invited to annual Thanksgiving Eve pickin’ party

Along with turkey and dressing, there will be plenty of bluegrass music for Thanksgiving.  The “Thanksgiving Eve Bluegrass Pickin’ Party” is scheduled to take place in the old high school audito­rium on Ward Avenue.  The m More...

Sweet treats from sheriff’s office

Representatives of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office visited LCES recently to present the students with Halloween bags full of all sorts of goodies. More...

People

Class of 1965 gather for 50th reunion

The LHS Class of 1965 held its 50th reunion on Saturday, November 7th at Hickory Knob State Park in McCormick. More...

Leathersville News

lNancy Bailey visited her daugh­ters and grandchildren in Braselton and Gainesville, Ga. during the week. lAnne Wright came Wednesday and brought lunch. We enjoyed our lunch and her visit. More...

UGA Extension teaches children importance of washing hands

Children are like sponges—they absorb everything. That's why University of Georgia Coopera­tive Extension agents are teaching children, at an early age, the im­portance of decreasing sugar con­sumption and properly washing their hands.  More...

Sports

Player of the Week

Ryan O’Neal was selected as Player of the Week in the game against Twiggs County. More...

Devils will host Mt. Zion Eagles as playoffs begin

Lincoln County's Red Devils will host the Mt. Zion Eagles this Friday as the Class A Public foot­ball playoffs start after a week off. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00. Fans are encouraged to be at Buddy Buf­ford Field early.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Masons to meet  The Lincolnton Masonic Lodge 354 holds its regular meeting os the third Thursday of every month. Dinner is served at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7:30.  Silver Lining anniv.   More...