September 8, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Driver responsibilities go beyond safety, can translate into caregiver and friend

As the big, yellow buses assemble one by one in front of the elementary school for the end-of-day pickup, one driver sits smiling behind her steering wheel. More...

News

Return of iconic eagle license plate aimed at helping wildlife

If birds are singing in your yard and frogs are leaping in the local pond, it could be because one of Georgia’s most popular wildlife license plates is making a come­back.  A redesigned plate featuring a bald eagle and the U.S. More...

Wheeler named Player of the Week

Stan Tankersley, Lincoln County Farm Bureau manger (left), accom­panied by Coach Banks (right) presented Jackson Wheeler with the Player of the Week award for the game against McCormick County. More...

People

Hice visits LCES fifth graders

Congressman Jody Hice, who represents Georgia's Tenth Con­gressional District, visited Lin­coln County on Thursday, Sep­tember 1st. More...

Activites planned at the MACK

"Our weekly column to encour­age your interest, participation and support of your local arts and culture." ~The McCormick Arts Council (MACK) www.mc­cormickarts.org / 864-852-3216 / mccormickarts@gmail.com lAndrew Murphy Artist Re­ception (RESCHEDULE More...

Duke TIP participants

Lincoln County Middle School Students (seated, l-r) Charlotte Hodnett, Annabelle Ratliff, Emily Starbuck, (standing l-r) Brianna Coleman, Gavin Heitmann, Aaron Clegg, Semmi Patel and (not pictured) P More...

Obituaries

Henry S. Burch Sr.

Mr. Henry S. Burch Sr., 94 of Mayson Dr. entered into rest on Thursday, September 1, 2016, at McCormick Health and Rehab Center.  Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, September 4 at at McCormick United Methodist Church. More...

Worship

St. Luke Baptist Church

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Spring

The spring season signals a new life cycle as the plant and animal kingdoms begin to regenerate themselves and their species. The new warmth and beauty of this special time is welcomed everywhere. 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...

GMASS completes first stint of three-year reassessment

The Lincoln County Board of Tax Assessors will soon begin the second part of the county’s tax re­valuation plan with Georgia Mass Appraisal Solutions and Services (GMASS), the company contracted to perform the reassessment.  More...

Drugs, thefts, probation violations top list in Sheriff’s monthly report

In a recent report issued by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Chandler Alton McCord of Lincoln­ton was charged with two counts of aggravated assault, criminal trespass, two counts of obstruc­tion of an law enforcement officer, possession of More...

Wright takes down Tiger player

Red Devil Dwayne Wright soars to take down Tiger quarterback in a Junior Varsity football game against Washington-Wilkes. More...

Bird’s eye view of solar panel farm

With the five-acre, one-megawatt solar panel farm, located in the Highway 378 Business Park next to JimTex Yarns, now complete, the Lincoln County Development Authority and Inman Solar, Inc. More...

Editorial Page

Upcoming events at historical park

A weekly update on upcoming events at the Lincoln County His­torical Park and Lincoln Artisans Gallery, 147 Lumber Street behind the Post Office. More...

Political Cartoon

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Friends called her Kitty

Across The Savannah

My daughters’ last grandparent died last week. The call came in at 7:45 in the morning August 24. My daughter, Becky, delivered the sad news. More...

Sports

Devils win 14-7 thriller over Grovetown Devils

Turnovers and defense lead to Lincoln County’s exciting 14-7 victory over Class AAAAAA visit to Lincolnton. The opening kickoff by the visit- ing Warriors was short, followed by 13-yard run by QB Javon Reid to the Grovetown 44. More...

Shoebox or cigar box... what’s in it?

BASEBALL’S BEST

“I knew my baseball career was over. In 1965 my baseball card came out with no picture.” – Bob Uecker, former Atlanta Braves Catcher More...

Region 7-B Schedules and Scores

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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...