April 14, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Library Loan Program offers state park passes to patrons

While most people recognize The Lincoln County Library as a quiet haven where they can peruse books and magazines, there’s something else buried within the library’s re­sources that could make even the most avid of readers put down their More...

Johnson leaves band students in awe with dual horn performance

Guest speaker and performer, H. Wade Johnson, visited the Lincoln County Red Pride Band on Saturday, March 21.  More...

Legion Post 194 offers scholarship to LCHS seniors

Lincolnton’s American Legion Post 194 is in the process of accepting applications for a $1,000 scholarship. All 2016 graduating Lincoln County High School seniors are eligible to apply for the award.  More...

Republican party to host candidates meet-and-greet

The Lincoln County Republican Party will meet on Tuesday, April 19, at 6:30 p.m. More...

Correction

A correction has been made in regard to a misprint in the April 6 edition of The Lincoln Journal. In an article featuring Melissa Marrs she was incorrectly referred to as the City of Lincolnton’s financial clerk. More...

News

Hudgens issues consumer alert on insurnace increase

Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is issuing a consumer alert to inform Allstate Property & Casualty Insurance Company poli­cyholders that the insurer has filed an overall statewide automobile rate increase of 25 percent that will be implement More...

Master’s week selfies

Kathryn Poss, daughter of Tal and Melynda Poss of Lincolnton and her fiancé, Jaron Bergeron of Augusta enjoyed the practice rounds at the Masters onTuesday. More...

Greene County Pro Rodeo to be held April 22-23

Spring has sprung and so has the time for good ole rodeo fun. Come witness tradition at its very best. More...

People

Between the Bookends

The Lincoln County Public Li­brary offers a variety of entertain­ment to all ages. Along with an amazing ever-growing list of books, computer access, and research mate­rial, they also offer movies.  More...

Thanks for submitting your spring break selfies!

Getting ready to enjoy a horse and carriage ride in downtown Charleston are (l-r): Shannon Newton, Carol Cox, Lisa Aycock, Laney Aycock More...

Republican party to host candidates Q&A session April 19

The Lincoln County Republican Party will meet on April 19 at the library.  An informal meet and greet will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by a brief business meeting convening at 7 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...

City reviews F&M Bank bid, hears training center proposal

The Lincolnton City Council voted to accept a bid of $90,689.78 from F&M Bank for the proposed finance bundle plan for the fire truck recently acquired by the city; the 2016 Ford F-150, that the council voted to purchase from Fairway Ford at the More...

Sheriff’s Office makes third arrest with help from ICAC

Randall Allen Bell II, 37, of Pick­ens, S.C. was arrested by deputies of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday, April 3. More...

Doss releases list of potential traverse jurors for April court

The Lincoln County Superior Court Traverse Jury will convene on Monday, April 18, and continue through Friday, April 22, at the Lin­coln County courthouse.  Chief Judge Roger Dunaway Jr. is scheduled to preside over the pro­ceedings.  More...

Canned food drive will help support Relay for Life’s luminaria ceremony

Lincoln County Relay For Life teams are holding a canned food drive through Saturday, May 14, in support of the luminaria cer­emony.  All canned food received will be donated to the local food pantry in Lincoln County after the Relay For Life&r More...

Little Roy and Lizzy festival slated for April 28-30 at park

The Fourth Annual Little Roy and Lizzy Music Festival will be held at Elijah Clark State Park beginning Thursday, April 28, at noon and finishing on Saturday, April 30. More...

LCHS/MS band concert 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...

Editorial Page

Outhouses

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

While Mickie is recovering, please enjoy this Dear Hearts that first ran April 19, 2007.  More...

Savannah’s Flannery O’Connor Day

Across The Savannah

Savannah has a strong heritage when it comes to books, authors, and writers. Published in 1994 by Random House, John Berendt’s Midnight In The Garden of Good and Evil shone a strong light on Sa­vannah in the mid to late 1980s. 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: Does the butterfly rose at­tract butterflies?  More...

Worship

Faith Community 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...