January 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Ceremony commemorating Clark and other heroes to be held Feb.12

A celebration of the leadership and actions of Elijah Clark and other Georgia patriots during the Battle of Kettle Creek will be held Friday, February 12, at Elijah Clark State Park.  February 14 marks the 237th anniversary of the Battle of Kett More...

Sanders announces he will not seek re-election as D.A.

Dennis Sanders, who has served the Toombs Judicial Circuit as district attorney since 1984, has announced that he will not seek re- election again.  More...

News

David Kelly is guest speaker at LWREA January meeting

David Kelly, local manager for Georgia Power in Lincolnton and Warrenton, Georgia, was the guest speaker at the Lincoln-Wilkes Retired Educators Association (LWREA) January meeting. More...

People

Garden club members prepare for plant swap and sale in May

The Pine Needle Garden Club of Lincolnton held its regular meeting with nine members present. Elaine Beggs, vice president, presented the group with our new yearbooks for 2015-2016. Please, be at our next meeting to get your copy.  More...

Billy Moss is recipient of the Golden Book Award by ASA

American Simmental Association Names Golden Book Recipients Bozeman, MT- Bill Couch of Ow­ensville, Indiana and Billy Moss of McCormick, South Carolina have been named the recipients of the 2016 Golden Book Award.  More...

Activities planned at the MACK

“Our weekly column to encourage your interest, participation and sup­port of your local arts and culture.” ~The McCormick Arts Council (MACK) www.mccormickarts.org / 864-852-3216 / mccormickarts@gmail.com.  Small Market Basket Worksh More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

IN THE PROBATE COURT COUNTY OF LINCOLN STATE OF GEORGIA IN RE: ESTATE OF GLENN ROGER CLE­MENTS, DECEASED NOTICE OF PETITION TO FILE FOR YEAR’S SUPPORT The Petition of DIANNE B.  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...

Bolton reminds residents to register to vote by Feb. 1

The last day to register to vote in the Presidential Preference Primary is Monday, February 1, according to Lilvender Bolton, elections director for Lincoln County.  More...

Representing LCHS at state competition

Based on their scores at the region conference, four members of the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) chapter at LCHS will be representing the school at the state competition next month. More...

El Nino weather pattern results in record-breaking rainfall at lake

“The Savannah River Basin rang in the new year with a bang, but instead of watching the ball or peach drop, it basked in the El Nino-inspired, record-breaking precipitation,” according to Jeremy S. More...

Editorial Page

Wedding anniversary

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

In order to keep our Dear Hearts withdrawal symptoms at bay while Mickie is recovering, we decided to dig through our archives and dust off some past articles for your enjoy­ment once again.  Our thoughts and prayers are with Mickie and her fami More...

Southern Legends Seersucker

Across The Savannah

It’s so damn hot, I can’t stand it. My fine seersucker suit is all soak­ing wet. —The Devil, Don Hen­ley’s “The Garden of Allah.”   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

John Linwood Cox Sr.

John Linwood “Johnny” Cox Sr., 89, passed away January 18, 2016 at Hospice Home in Greenwood, S.C.  Memorial services were held on Saturday, January 23 at Blythe Fu­neral Home Chapel with Rev. More...

Worship

Parks Grove Baptist Church

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MIND AND MACHINERY

It is an elementary fact of our civilization that man has the ability to discover ore in the earth and transform that ore into a piece of complex equipment. 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...