January 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Relay for Life kickoff will be held at First Assembly Jan. 11

The 2016 Lincoln County Ameri­can Cancer Society (ACS) Relay for Life will kick off Monday, January 11, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Fam­ily Life Center at First Assembly of God. More...

‘Year in Review’ highlights 2015 headlines

JULY 2 – The county uses the fund balance to cover a projected deficit in the FY 2015 Budget...The BOE approves the final FY 2016 Budget and names Britt McKin­ney as the interim superintendent... More...

News

A trip to Blue Ridge

Helen Welch of Thomson, Ray Hall of Metasville, and Cody Thurmond and his Na-na, Rachel Thurmond, took along a copy of their Lincoln Journal on a weekend trip to Blue Ridge, Georgia. More...

Senator Perdue relects back on his first year in the Senate

By U.S. Senator David Perdue  Almost a year ago, I stood next to my wife Bonnie, put my hand on my Father’s Bible, and swore to uphold the Constitution and represent the people of Georgia in the United States Senate. More...

Leathersville News

l Rev. Bob Rayner visited Mon­day afternoon. l Marion and Hilda Cliatt visited Wednesday afternoon. l Elaine and Raymond Timmer­man carried us to Hardees Thursday morning for breakfast. More...

People

PBIS winners

The Lincoln County Middle School PBIS team held a drawing for prizes from all of the tea tickets that students received during the first semester. More...

Enrollment now available for indentity protection services

Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced today that one year of complimentary credit monitoring and identity restoration services are now available to all Georgia voters whose information appeared on the October 13, 2015 voter list. More...

LCMS Students of the Week

The following Lincoln County Middle School students were selected by their teachers as a Student of The Week for the first semester of the 2015-2016 school year. More...

Worship

New Missionary Baptist Church

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A HERITAGE

Children begin at an early age to acquire a knowledge and an appreciation of their heritage and the traditions of their society. 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...

Charles Owen is finalist in Head Health Challenge III

The Charles Owen Company of Lincolnton has been named one of the five semi-finalists in the search for advanced materials for use in a wide variety of impact-absorbing gear to protect against head inju­ries. More...

Sheriff’s office reports on arrests for month of Dec.

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...

Border Bowl participants

Representing Lincoln County and Team Georgia in Border Bowl III are (l-r) Sean Patrick, assistant coach for the Red Devils; Ryan O’Neill, kicker/punter; linebacker Jason Gartrell; and Kevin Ban More...

Editorial Page

Starting Fires

Across The Savannah

Winter is pretty much a no-show so far. A lot of firewood is sitting around, getting a good soaking from all the rains. More...

Happy New Year

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

I turned 67 this year and for the last few years I have noticed some­thing odd about me and the passing of time. I couldn’t care less about New Year’s Eve. 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. More...

Obituaries

Charlotte Ann Brindley

Mrs. Charlotte Ann Brindley,91, Betty to all that knew her, decided she would join her beloved Lamar on Christmas day.  A private service was held..  More...

Thomas E. Dawkins

Mr. Thomas E. “Sting” Dawkins, 87, of Sunrise Drive, entered into rest on Wednesday, December 30, 2015.  Funeral services were held 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 2, 2016, at Lin­colnton United Methodist Church with Rev. More...

Betty Jean Rushton Veal

Betty Jean Rushton Veal, 84, passed away on Sunday, December 20, 2015 at Serenity Place in Dublin, Georgia following an extended ill­ness.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. 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...