March 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

FOL to host Tom Poland and Gail Reed at library book signing this Saturday

Gail Reed and Lincolnton native Tom Poland will the guests of honor at a book signing at the Lincoln County Library on Saturday, March 26, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. More...

Sheriff’s office files obscenity charges against N. Carolina man

Houger Carachure Durate, 47, of Arden, N.C., was arrested by deputies of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office on Monday, March 14, after allegedly traveling to meet an assumed child for sexual purposes.  More...

Charlie’s Angels serve up heavenly lunches

Members of team Charlie’s Angels (from l-r) Tawanda Cullars, Linda Willgus, Brenda Danner McGahee, Daisy Morgan, and Mamie Tate serve to-go barbecue sandwiches, peach cobbler, and chips to rais More...

Survey underway for possible solar power farm here

On Friday, March 18, the Lincoln County Economic Development Authority initiated a Phase 1 Environmental Survey of the land where the proposed 1 million watt (1 megawatt) solar power farm is to be located in the Highway 378 Business Park, adjacent to More...

Devils take the win over Glascock

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AirLife 10 responds to emergency

The Office of Emergency Services personnel responded to a patient suffering from a heart attack in the Montego Point area on Friday, March 18. More...

Russell Scott Band to perform at Cotton Gin in McCormick

Art Trot Friday takes place April 8 from 5 to 8 p.m. Many look for­ward to seeing what the artists are showing at Act II, MACK, and the Red Rooster. After enjoying the art, strut on up to the “Old Cotton Gin”. More...

LWREA offers scholarship to Lincoln, Wilkes students

High school seniors from Lin­coln and Wilkes Counties may ap­ply for a scholarship sponsored by the Lincoln-Wilkes Retires Educa­tors Association (LWREA). More...

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Shively makes debut performance at UGA’s Performing Arts Theater

Lincoln County’s own Austin Shively makes his debut at the Georgia Theater as well as UGA’s Performing Arts Theater. More...

Nice flathead

Mike Arrington, along with grandsons, Josh Houck and Cole Bentley (not pictured) caught 36 catfish on the Lincoln County freshwater coast Friday and Saturday. The largest caught was this 62 lbs. More...

Price, Hagler to exchange vows in ceremony May 21

Royce and Renee Miller of Lin­colnton are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah J. Price to Robert S. Hagler Jr., son of Robert S. Hagler and Rebecca H. More...

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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...

Chairman signs paperwork to begin OES construction

A commitment to proceed with the construction of the new Office of Emergency Services (OES) has been set into motion by the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners.  More...

Eggstravaganza at Lewis Family Pavilion

Christopher Belangia (left) holds up prizes for the upcoming Easter Egg Hunt at the Lewis Family Pavilion, while Jackson Patrick (right) helps to hide eggs around the site. More...

Jane Ellyn Aaron joins newspaper staff as reporter

Jane Ellyn Aaron joined the staff of The Lincoln Journal on Tuesday, March 15, to fulfill the duties of re­porter and photographer.  The Washington native holds a Bachelor of Arts in both photojour­nalism and English from the Uni­versity of Geor More...

LCMS/HS band invites public to ‘Jazz Dessert Concert’ March 29

The Lincoln County Middle and High School Jazz Band will present its annual “Jazz Dessert Concert” on Tuesday, March 29, at 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria.   More...

Journal seeks Easter pictures

In light of the Easter festivities, The Lincoln Journal invites you to submit photos and selfies to show us how you’re celebrating the day.  If your church has a memorable display, you’re decked out in your Sundays best, or your chil More...

Mulberry C.M.E to host ecumenical service March 25

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Happy Easter!

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...

Miss Ruth’s Garden: Mom had a keen appreciation for beautiful things

Across The Savannah

In the southeast corner of my liv­ing room a painting stands upon an easel. I gave “Flowers On Fence,” number 2 of 50 prints, to my mom on the occasion of her birthday, three years ago. Inscribed on it are these words. More...

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Worship

Bethany United Methodist 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 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...