August 11, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Appreciation luncheon held at Lincolnton UMC

A law enforcement and rescue personnel appreciation luncheon was held at the Lincolnton United Methodist Church (UMC) on Thursday, August 4. More...

Practicing hard for scrimmage game Friday night

The Lincoln County Red Devil’s Jamboree scrimmage game will be held on Friday, August 12, at 7:30 p.m. The Red Devils will host the pre-season kickoff against the Evans High School Knights. More...

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Vacationing in Panama City

Enjoying a meal at Harpoon Harry’s Beachfront Restaurant in Pan­ama City Beach, Florida this summer were Smack Ashmore, Jessica Rogers, Dee Dee Johnson, and David Johnson. More...

People

Food pantry partnership

On behalf of the Lincoln County Food Pantry's President, William (Bubba) Huff, Jr., and all of the dedicated volunteers we would like to thank Sheriff Bruce Beggs for his partnership with the LCFP, a More...

Leathersville News

l Will Bentley and his friend, Timothy, visited Monday after­noon. l Elaine and Raymond Timmer­man were lunch guests with us on Monday. l Anne Wright brought lunch on Wednesday. We enjoyed our lunch and her visit. More...

School Menus

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Worship

Worship Services

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...

New Work Baptist Church

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The TIE THAT BINDS

Up until relatively recent times, one’s clos­est neighbor was often miles away, and a trip to the county seat was an all day affair. More...

City votes to purchase fuel tank, seeks information on tag reader

The purchase of a new 1,500- gallon fuel tank was approved by the Lincolnton City Council, due to existing rust residue in the cur­rent tank. More...

Chief Poss gives monthly report on incidents and arrests in city

In a recent report issued by the Lincolnton Police Department, Shirley Anderson of Lincolnton was charged with aggravated as­sault, pointing a pistol at another, and disorderly conduct.  Furthermore, several other ar­rests were made by police de More...

LCES will host training session for classroom and event helpers

Volunteers are needed to help at the Lincoln County Elementary School for the 2016-2017 year. More...

Garrison Hearst will be guest speaker at athletic booster club kickoff dinner

The Lincoln County Athletic Booster Club will host a kickoff dinner for the 2016-2017 school year on Thursday, August 18, at 6 p.m in the high school cafeteria.  More...

Editorial Page

New Bordeaux, Memories at Ground Level Things I Didn’t Know

Across The Savannah

Writer’s Note: Sunday I had the privilege of speaking to the Hugue­not descendant’s reunion at John de la Howe School. This column, introductory comments deleted, is an adaptation of my talk.   More...

Heartfelt farewell

TO THE RED DEVIL NATION:   From 1980 to 2015, I was a part of something a lot of people in Class A football would kill for – a tradi­tion no other school has. More...

Political Cartoon

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Obituaries

Charles A. Galbaugh

Mr. Charles A. Galbaugh, 73, of Shore Line Dr., Tignall, Georgia, entered into rest on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at Augusta University Medical Center.  A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. More...

Earl Phillips

Mr. Earl Phillips, 79, of Lin­colnton, passed away on Monday night, August 1, 2016 at his home surrounded by family and friends.  Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. on Thursday, August 4, at Hephzibah Baptist Church in Lin­colnton, with Rev. More...

Henrietta McIntyre

Henrietta McIntyre, 91, of War­ner Robins, passed away peacefully at her home on August 8, 2016.  Funeral services were held at Sa­cred Heart Catholic Church at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 11. 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...