December 31, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Year in Review’ highlights first six months of 2015

JANUARY 1 – The Georgia DNR (Department of Natural Resources) will hold a public meeting to obtain input on hunting regulations...Stu­dents at LCMS provide food and gifts for the community through “Project Care”...Red Devils Jalen W More...

News

Loved ones honored with light on Tree of Remembrance

The members of the Lincoln County Historical Society extend a heartfelt “Thank You” for your par­ticipation and support of the Tree of Remembrance for 2015. More...

Becoming an Outdoor Women series set for Feb. 19-21

The Becoming an Outdoors- Woman workshop series provides a practical introduction to a wide variety of outdoor recreational skills and activities. More...

Rising water

Lincoln County has experienced “way above average” rainfall lately, according to John Lynn, meteorologist at WJBF Channel 6 in Augusta. More...

People

December Bucket Fillers

Bucket Fillers are based from the book Have you Filled A Bucket Today? by Carol McCloud. More...

Goldman, Turner present program at Pine Needle Garden Club meeting

The Pine Needle Garden Club’s meeting included the Tree of the Month and the Horticulture Plant of the Month: pine trees and pine cones since they are used in so many sea­sonal decorations and the Thanksgiv­ing and Christmas cactus since they a More...

New Beginnings

Jessica and Cameron Harris are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Rosanna Hope, born at 7:07 p.m., November 30, 2015 at Doctors Hospital. She weighed six pounds and fifteen ounces. 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...

Gloria Frazier will be guest speaker at Emancipation Proclamation Observance

The 153rd Annual Emancipation Proclamation Observance will be held Friday, January 1, at 10 a.m. More...

Four locals to participate in Border Bowl III

LCHS will have two players and two coaches featured in the upcom­ing Border Bowl III, sponsored by WJBF News Channel Six, The Augusta Chronicle, Thompson Wrecking, McDonald’s, Johans­sen’s Sporting Goods, and Doctors Hospital.  More...

Editorial Page

New shoreline use rules go into effect at Clarks Hill Lake Jan. 1

Shoreline use rules for Hartwell Lake and (Thurmond Lake) in north­east Georgia and northwest South Carolina will change effective Janu­ary 1, 2016, according to Corps of Engineers officials.  More...

Corps to accept discarded trees

The U.S. Army Corps of Engi­neers, J. Strom Thurmond Office of­fers an eco-friendly alternative to dis­carding Christmas trees following the holiday season. More...

Skycrappers

Across The Savannah: Yeah, you read that right

A reader emailed me a photo­graph of an outhouse on stilts near the Lynches River at Lee State Park. That would be in the South Carolina Pee Dee, over here across the Savannah. As you can see, it’s eight flights or so up to the prom­ise land. More...

Obituaries

Velma Ledbetter Crook

Mrs. Velma Ledbetter Crook, 85, formerly of Chamberlain Ferry Road, entered into rest on Saturday, December 26, 2015 at Lake Cross­ing Health Care, Appling.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. More...

Laverne M. Hardy

Mrs. Laverne M. Hardy, formerly of Elberton Hwy., entered into rest on Saturday, December 19, 2015 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washing­ton.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, December 21 at Morningside Baptist Church with Rev. More...

Richard Alan Jennings

Mr. Richard Alan (Rick) Jennings, 62, entered into rest at his residence on December 15, 2015. Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. on Friday, December 18 in Overbrook Cemetery with Pastor Brenson Jen­nings officiating.  Mr. More...

Worship

New Tabernacle Baptist Church

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The Music Makers

Recent times have seen a new popularity in country music and gospel music throughout the country. 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...