April 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

State’s Birthday Bash Geocache will include stop at Elijah Clark

In honor of the Georgia State Park System’s 85th anniversary a new geocaching game is currently being held in 12 of Georgia’s most scenic parks, with Elijah Clark State Park among them.  More...

Possession and probation violations top list in sheriff’s monthly report

Several arrests were made by Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputies during the past month as outlined below.  More...

Sheriff’s Office honors communications personnel

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office celebrated Communications Appreciation Week by honoring their dispatchers at an afternoon cookout on Friday, April 15. More...

News

Mauriel Joslyn to speak on The Immortal 600 April 25

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DNR has answers to questions on snake sightings

As spring warms up, the number of snake-related calls and emails to John Jensen go up. But most center on two questions: What species is this and what do I do with it?  More...

Sharon Shenanigans will be held April 30 at community house

The third annual Sharon Shenani­gans will be held Saturday, April 30 at the Sharon/Raytown Community House from 10 a.m. More...

People

Leathersville News

l Will Bentley visited with us Monday morning. l Hilda Cliatt visited Tuesday morning. l Lisa Mahaffey, Jim and Carolyn Story from Pomfret, Maryland and Laverne Stanley from San Antonio, Texas were Sunday afternoon visitors. More...

Spring break trip to Pawleys Island

Abigail Harris, daughter of Zackary and Kayla Harris took along a copy of The Lincoln Journal to Pawleys Island, South Carolina. More...

Sacred Heart Garden Festival to be held at cultural center

The Augusta Council of Garden Clubs, Inc. is sponsoring The Sacred Heart Garden Festival and Tour of Homes Friday - Sunday, April 22-24, at the Historic Sacred Heart Cultural Center on Green Street in Downtown Augusta, 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...

County votes to increase sewage rate to cover city fee, expansion

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners voted to accept a billing rate increase on sewage at the regular meeting on Thursday, April 14.  The proposed increase will sup­posedly cover the cost of the new sewer system set for completion in 2018, More...

Norman leaps to first in long jump

Ciera Norman took first in the long jump at the Lincoln County High School track and field event against Warrenton and Taliaferro County High Schools on Thursday, April 14. More...

Prom committee invites public to preview ‘A Night in New York’

The annual Lincoln County High School Junior and Senior Prom will be held Saturday, April 23, from 8-12 p.m. in the school’s cafeteria.  More...

Petunias, geraniums and ferns, oh my!

The Lincoln County High School FFA is holding a plant sale that will end today, Thursday, April 21. The sale on Thursday starts at 3:30 p.m. and will finish at 5 p.m. More...

Graves Mountain will open to rockhounds this weekend

The biannual Graves Mountain Rock Swap and Dig is set to be­gin Friday, April 22, and continue through Sunday, April 24. More...

Kennebrew claims the win

Lincoln County High School Red Devil Jacques Kennebrew took first in the shot put against Warrenton and Taliaferro County High Schools at the track and field competition on Thursday, April 14. More...

Editorial Page

I love doing laundry

Dear Hearts and Gentle People

While Mickie is recovering, please enjoy this Dear Hearts that first ran April 26, 2007.  I have a confession to make. More...

Spring & Summer Days

Across The Savannah

That Unforgettable Tartness 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: I have chickweed in my flower bed. More...

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...

First Assembly of God Church

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Man’s Resources

In Biblical times water was a scarce commod­ity and was much appreciated by the people of Palestine. Everyone was dependent upon springs and fountains, and water was even sold in the streets. More...