December 24, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Guilty pleas result in numerous sentences handed down by judge

Waived jury trials and pleas were heard at the Lincoln County Courthouse earlier this month.  The presiding judge was Roger W. Dunaway, Jr., chief judge for the Toombs Judicial Circuit.  More...

LCES students share their thoughts on the lives of elves

In the spirit of the season, we at The Lincoln Journal asked students at LCES to share their thoughts on what life is like for an elf at the North Pole.  More...

News

LCAE hosts Legislator Summit to effect change in education

The Lincoln County Association of Educators hosted an Educator - Legislator Summit in an effort to affect positive change in the direction of education reform in Georgia. More...

Sharing a Thanksgiving meal

Wee Wisdom Little School had a great Thanksgiving dinner with the children and their parents. Showing off their turkey are Tryson Cullars, Lianna Coleman and Nikhai Crite. More...

The Lincoln Journal’s Christmas Kids and Greetings

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Obituaries

John William Seymour Jr.

Mr. John (Jay) William Seymour, Jr., 48, of Columbia completed his earthly journey on December 14, 2015 and entered into his live with his Lord and Savior at Palmetto Richland Health Center. He was born December 29, 1966 to Ann Davis Seymour.  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...

LCHS students are urged to register for dual enrollment classes at EGSC

East Georgia State College (EGSC) remains on track to offer college classes in Lincoln County, beginning Monday, January 11.  For the first time ever, dual enrollment classes for high school students and the opportunity for others to earn an ass More...

CDC stresses the importance of vaccine in preventing the flu

The single most important thing people can do to protect themselves against the flu virus is to get a yearly vaccine, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  In fact, from 5 to 20 percent of the population may come down wit More...

Santa cleared to fly

Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture Gary W. More...

Editorial Page

Twas the night

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I wrote this poem back when my sons were flitting in and out of the house doing whatever it is teenagers do and since my hubby was traveling with his job I was left along at home quite a bit. More...

One Less Tree to Decorate End of an Era; Start of Another

Across The Savannah

Back in November I was helping my sisters go through Mon’s things, and that meant a trip into the attic. There, in tolerable November temperatures, I found myself surrounded by Christmases past. More...

Bubba Swan to run for superior court judge in Toombs Circuit

Chief Magistrate Judge and longtime community leader Bryant “Bubba” Swan recently announced that he will run for Superior Court Judge in the Toombs Circuit to fill the vacancy created by retiring Judge Roger Dunaway.  More...

Worship

Mulberry C.M.E. Church

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JUST KIDS

Children and young goats have one thing in common: they are both keenly aware of their environment and extremely curious about their surroundings. 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 Fellow More...