February 25, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Aycock and Reed will compete in steer/heifer show

Tanner Aycock and Elizabeth Ann Reed will represent Lincoln County at the 62nd Annual Washington Area Junior Steer and Heifer Show and Sale set for Saturday, February 27, at the McGill-Woodruff Agricultural Center in Washington.  More...

Headed to the ‘Elite Eight’

The #13 LCHS Boys Basketball Team (17-7) will be taking on the #1-ranked Wilkinson High Warriors (23-6) today (Thursday) at 8:15 p.m. More...

Play ball!

The deadline to register for the upcoming Little League baseball and softball season is Friday, March 4. More...

News

Birthday trip to Hawaii

Rebecca Tarver was recently treated to a trip to Hawaii by her son, Nicholas in honor of her 60th birthday. She is shown with her Journal on top of Diamond Head on the island of Oahu. In the back ground is Waikiki Beach. More...

People

Pre-K registration will be held at old high school gym March 4

Lincoln County Schools Pre-K Registration 2016-2017 will be held Friday, March 4, 8:00 a.m. at the old high school gym, 214 Lillian Sims Avenue. More...

NRCS announces application deadline for Conservation Stewardship Program

USDA’s Natural Resources Con­servation Service (NRCS) recently announced this year’s deadline for producer applications for the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) is March 31.  More...

Leathersville News

l Anne Wright came Tuesday and brought lunch. We enjoyed our lunch and her visit. l Lisa Mahaffey came Friday and carried me out to lunch. We enjoyed our lunch and her visit. l Brenda and Franklin Bowick visited Saturday 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. More...

Bolton encourages voters to cast ballots in primary

Lincoln County residents, along with other Georgians, will be headed to the polls on Tuesday, March 1, to cast their ballots in the Presidential Preference Primary. More...

Sheriff and county planning to upgrade 911 and radio systems

Contestants vie for title of Miss LCHS

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is looking into upgrading the county’s 911 telephone call system and radio dispatch system.  More...

New tag reader increases number of traffic arrests

An activity report for the Lincoln­ton Police Department was issued recently by Chief Gene Poss.  Those arrested in the city were: l Tammie Sherill Gartrell of Lin­colnton, charged with driving with a suspended license.  More...

Greenbrier field to be named after Terry Holder

(Editor’s note: Terry Holder and his wife, Brenda, are residents of Plantation Point and active members of the Lincolnton United Methodist Church. More...

DeVos will be guest speaker at ‘History in the Park’ March 3

Author and retired United States Army Lt. Col. More...

Editorial Page

Snakes

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 our enjoyment once again. More...

Down in Camellia Land, Part One

Across The Savannah

DATELINE I-20 WEST, FEB. 11: I’m making my way to Edge­field to attend Edgefield Camellia Club’s annual Camellia Tea. As soon as I take Exit 18 onto High­way 19, everything changes.  More...

Political Cartoon

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Worship

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...

St. Luke Baptist Church

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A Different Perspective

We are all familiar with the old saying, “You can’t see the forest for the trees.” It is quite true that we often become so concerned with the details and daily functions of living More...