November 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Suzan Hogan speaks out on living with Alzheimer’s

“I started noticing the repeated questions when he was 48,” said Suzan Hogan. More...

Bell’s holds food drive

Bell’s Food Market recently delivered approximately 50 bags of groceries to the Lincoln County Food Pantry as part of the store’s “Feed the Hungry Drive.” Pictured are (l-r) M More...

News

LWREA members celebrated Retired Educators Day Nov. 1

Governor Nathan Deal signed a proclamation proclaiming Sun­day, November 1, 2015 as Retired Educators Day in Georgia. More...

The holidays are coming, so let’s talk turkey

One of the best ways to celebrate the holidays is to gather around the table to enjoy a delicious, home- cooked meal.  Follow these simple recommen­dations to have a turkey feast that will be remembered for years to come, for all the right reaso More...

GDOT suspends construction lanes closures for the holiday

The Georgia Department of Transportation can’t help citizens land the perfect parking spot at a favorite shopping locale, but we can make it easier to get there by restricting lane closures on roads near major shopping centers, malls or distric More...

Sports

Devils end season at 9-2 after playoff loss to Mt. Zion

The Red Devils’ 2015 season came to an end here last Friday night in a 10-7 loss to Mt. Zion. 9-2, its best since 2012. Looking to 2016, the Red Dev- ils will return most of their team. More...

Georgia Class A Public llff

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Region 7-A

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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.  AA meeting   More...

Probation violations top the list of arrests by sheriff’s office

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. More...

Jackie and Garnett Wallace are named grand marshals for parade

Jackie and Garnett Wallace have been selected as the grand marshals of the 2015 Lincolnton Christmas Parade, set for Saturday December 5, beginning at 5 p.m.  Sponsored by the Lincolnton- Lincoln County Chamber of Com­merce, the parade is part o More...

Thanksgiving bluegrass

The annual Thanksgiving Eve Bluegrass Pickin’ Party will be held in the old high school auditorium on Ward Avenue beginning sometime between 6 and 7:30 p.m. More...

Veterans Day

A 21-gun salute was featured at the Veterans Day observance held Wednesday, November 11, at American Legion Post 194. Lt. Col. Bill Rovan, USA, Ret. More...

Editorial Page

Give thanks

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

It’s not quite Thanksgiving yet but sitting alone on the side of the bed this morning I was set to think­ing about things for which I’m grateful today.  Oh, I’m grateful that the Pilgrims did what they had to do to get us to wh 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. Find us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter.  Question: I have heard that tur­key prices are up. More...

Political Cartoon

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Obituaries

Barbara Cunningham Calhoun

Cunningham Calhoun, 86. passed away peacefully on Monday, November 16, 2015.  A visitation to celebrate her life was held from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Sun­day, November 22, at Watson-Hunt Funeral Home. A graveside service was held at 1 p.m. More...

Julia Ruth Newman Emery

Mrs. Julia Ruth “Jackie” New­man Emery, 72, of Seminole Blvd. entered into rest Monday, November 16, 2015 at Suncoast Hospice, Largo, Florida.  More...

Betty Sue Moore Johnson

Mrs. Betty Sue Moore Johnson, 87, went home to be with her Sav­ior on Thursday, November 19th at The Cooper House in Lincolnton.  Funeral services were held at 3:30 p.m. More...

Worship

Loco Baptist Church

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A Different Perspective

We are all familiar with the old saying, “You can’t see the forest for the trees.” It is quite true that we often become so concerned with the details and daily functions of living 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...