April 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring concert slated for April 21

The Lincoln County High School and Middle School bands will hold their annual spring concert on Thursday, April 21, at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. The presentation will include the entirety of the band program from grades 6-12.  More...

Artisan gallery staff offers guided tours of historical park

tours are now available at the Lincoln County Historical Park on Saturdays from 10 a.m.-4 p.m and Sundays from 1-5 p.m. Tours are given by the Lincoln Artisans Art Gallery staff that is now open at the park.  More...

Day in the dunes with dad turns into feature in national magazine

Melissa Marrs knows her num­bers, which is to be expected as Lincolnton’s financial clerk, but what may surprise her professional counterparts and peers alike is her ability to quickly calculate how to operate a sandrail. More...

Editorial Page

Women and power tools

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

While Mickie is recovering, please enjoy this Dear Hearts that first ran March 29, 2007.  Forget jewelry, forget shoes, forget furs. Today’s hottest fashion accessory for women is the power drill.  I kid you not. 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.  Q: What is gomasio and how is it used?  More...

Keeping the Heat at Bay

Across The Savannah

On March 22, I journeyed to Washington, Georgia, to speak to the Kiwanis Club. Prior to speak­ing, Mr. Steve Blackmon gave me a tour of seven historic homes that had something unique in common. More...

Worship

Ebenezer Baptist Church

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THE OVERVIEW

It is a great experience to view our surroundings from an aircraft or a tall building. 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...

Public hearing will be held on water expansion project

The Lincoln County Department of Public Works will hold a public meeting regarding a new water system line on Monday, April 18, at 7 p.m. at The Lincoln Center. The county has completed preliminary plans for the project.  More...

Elijah Clark State Park offers day and evening activities

Elijah Clark State Park will be holding a series of events for all ages throughout the month of April.  More...

HOSA reaches goal of 50 donors at final blood drive of the year

The LCHS HOSA club hosted its final blood drive for the academic year on Thursday, March 31. Reaching its goal of 50 donors, the club worked with Shepeard Blood Community Center of Augusta, Georgia. More...

Fish Clarks Hill Lake fresh water bass competition now underway

The Fish Clarks Hill Lake fresh water bass competition is being held April 1-June 30. The competition will require competitors to upload all catches to Facebook. More...

Journal seeks spring break and Masters photos

Calling all selfie takers! The Lincoln Journal wants you to send in your spring break and Masters week selfies so that everyone can enjoy them, not just your social media feed.  More...

People

MAPS Team goes to work in Panama

  The MAPS Team from Lincolnton First Assembly of God recently took The Lincoln Journal with them to Pedregal, Panama, where they worked on the first phase of the Latin America Resource and Training Center. More...

Greg Grzybowski to run for State Senate seat District 24

Greg Grzybowski, a veteran with 23 years of service in the United States Army and a small business­man, announced his qualification to run for the State Senate District 24, which is being vacated by Senator Bill Jackson.  More...

Georgia Game Check is showcasing results of turkey harvest

More than 2,500 hunters fortunate enough to have gotten a gobbler during the 2016 turkey hunting season have become familiar with the requirement to log their bird on their harvest record and report that effort (within 72 hours) to Georgia Game Check More...

Obituaries

Alton Emmett Edmunds

Mr. Alton Emmett Edmunds, 82, of Hickory, N.C., entered into rest on Friday, April 1, 2016, at Abernathy Laurels.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Monday, April 4, at Mar­tin’s Crossroads Congregational Holiness Church with Rev. More...

Robert Auby Matthews Jr.

Robert Auby Matthews Jr., 76, of Ethridge, Tennessee, passed away Saturday, March 19, 2016 at his residence.  A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on April 9, at Pinehurst Cemetery in Pinehurst, Georgia.  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...