December 17, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Griffin will be guest of honor at book signing this Saturday

Tumeki Blackwell Griffin, whose latest book is titled “I am a Con­cealed Weapon,” will be the guest of honor at a book signing set for Saturday, December 19, from noon until 4 p.m. More...

Colonial Christmas to be held at ECSP Dec. 19 at 4 p.m.

“A Colonial Log Cabin Christ­mas” is set to take place from 4 until 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 19, at Elijah Clark State Park.  During the event, there will be wassail, chicken pot pie, and spice cake for hungry pioneers. More...

Community invited to visit ‘Night of Lights’

For those who love lights and plenty of them, Debra Poland and Teresa Burgess are hosting their first-ever “Night of Lights” at their residence located at 2173 Augusta Highway.  “After your shopping is done and you’re out More...

News

Loved ones honored with light on Tree of Rememberance

The Lincoln County Historical Society is honored to sponsor the Tree of Remembrance for 2015. The tree is located at the intersection of Peachtree and Main Streets. More...

Birthday surprise!

New Tabernacle Baptist Church Youth Department Ministry surprised First Lady Burshunda Harden with a homemade delicious lemonade cake and a birthday bag full of surprises, on the fourth Sunday of las More...

People

Generous donation

Will McWhorter (right) with Woodmen Life presented a check for $300.00 to Alma Amason with the Lincoln County Food Pantry. Also pictured are Mark Wallace and Gyp Hearst. More...

My special Guardian Angel

Our happy corner of the world is in Lexington, South Carolina, where Twelve Mile Creek flows 25 yards behind our home. Saturday, October 3, 2015 was a day of awareness and preparation. Warnings called for heavier than normal rain - maybe torrential. More...

Leathersville News

l Barry Chastain and Michael Ferguson visited with us on Monday afternoon. l Anne Wright came Tuesday and brought lunch. We enjoyed our lunch and her visit. l Chuck Mahaffey visited Wednesday afternoon. 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.  AA meeting   More...

Board approves contract to operate as an SWSS system

A contract, exhibits, and assur­ances were adopted by the Lincoln County Board of Education to allow the system to operate as a Strategic Waivers School System (SWSS), formerly known as the the IE2 (In­vesting in Educational Excellence) flexibility o More...

Commission conducts routine business at regular meeting

Routine business was the order of the day at the regular meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners held Thursday, December 10.  During the meeting, the board: l Was informed by Wade John­son, commission chairman, that he will not seek More...

CSRA All-Star Bowl will feature players from Lincoln County

Several Lincoln County football players will be participating in the CSRA All-Star Bowl on Saturday, December 19, at Augusta Christian High School in Martinez. More...

Journal announces early deadline for holiday closing

The Lincoln Journal will be closed December 18-25 in obser­vance of Christmas.  The deadline for all ads and news items to appear in the December 24 edition of the newspaper is today (Thursday) at 10 a.m.  Regular deadlines will apply for t More...

More Christmas parade entries

The Olde Lincoln Towne Railroad, sponsored by Your Travel Shopper and Office Xpress, chugged its way around the city. More...

LC team sweeps tournament

Lincoln County dominated the Striped Bass Challenge Fall Brawl Tournament, winning the Total Weight (38.06 pounds), Big Fish (26.50 pounds), and Lady Angler classes. More...

Editorial Page

Across The Savannah: Willington, A History Village

Discover Books, History, and a One Room Schoolroom

You know what I love about rural byways that seem to go no­where? They surprise you when you least expect it. More...

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

Ready for Christmas

Usually, at some point during the holidays, when we’ve had all we can possibly eat, all the relatives we can possibly stand, and all the football we can possibly endure, we sit down on the sofa and reminisce about the Wonderful Christmas that w 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. More...

Worship

Mt. Zion Baptist Church

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Man’s Resources

In Biblical times water was a scarce commodity and was much appreciated by the people of Pales­tine. Everyone was dependent upon springs and fountains, and water was even sold in the streets. More...

Worship Services

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...