November 10, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

LCHS choir to perform Broadway hits

Lincoln County High School students (l-r) Shakita Wilkinson, Nakisha Hill, Chloe Lowery, Keona Elam, Samarrian Graham, Sahaila Taylor, Shanna Kneece, and Samantha Coreyfall prepare for this fall&rsqu More...

Mighty-Mites place second in league

Having the honor of playing in the Pop Warner “Mighty-Mite Bowl” game on November 5, the Lincoln County Mighty-Mites fin­ished out the season with a strong second place victory.  “They played very, very well,” head coach More...

Community blood drives to be held at LCHS, LBC

Shepeard Community Blood Cen­ter is set to host two blood drives open to the public in Lincolnton for the month of November.  More...

News

Second appearance of supermoon to appear Nov. 14

If you thought October’s full moon phenomena was something, get ready for the second installment of this season’s supermoon trifecta on November 14. More...

One on one with the senator

Nelson and Gloria Brooks took along a copy of The Lincoln Jour­nal when they talked to Senator Johnny Isakson about hydrilla, lake levels and other water related issues. More...

Bear hunting in Canada

Dennis Havens with a good bear from LaCrete Alberta, Canada. More...

People

Leathersville News

l Anne Wright spent Friday night and Saturday with us. We enjoyed her visit. l Lisa Mahaffey and Chuck Mahaffey visited with us on Saturday. l David Dukes visited Marion Cliatt on Tuesday. More...

New Beginnings

Madeline Rose McKinney  Ashleigh Bussey and Trent McKinney of Lincolnton announce the birth of their daughter, Madeline Rose McKinney, born Friday, October 14, 2016 at Doctors Hospital in Augusta. More...

School Menu

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Norman takes chairman seat, Doupé elected to serve as D.A.

The results of the General Elec­tion are in and Walker T. Norman will be returning for another term as Lincoln County’s Commissioner Chairman, as he defeated Repub­lican opponent Brian Henderson with a 54 vote lead.  More...

Council discusses police officer shortage, sends rezoning request back to committee

The Lincolnton City Council emphasized the need to fill two vacancies within the police depart­ment since the resignation of Chief Gene Poss early last week. More...

Community activists searching for new rowing club members

The seeds of a community row­ing club have been sown in Lincoln County. Thanks to the generosity of the Augusta Rowing Club, there are four donated rowing shells in place at Soap Creek Marina ready to be placed in the water.  More...

Sheriff issues warning to residents to be aware of recent phone scams

Both the Lincoln County Sher­iff’s Office and the Lincolnton Police Department have received numerous reports this week of criminal “scam artists” attempting to defraud both business and resi­dential customers over phone.  More...

May estate bequests three organizations with $10,000 each

Three local organizations are each receiving bequests in excess of $10,000 from the estate of Char­lotte May, a native of Lincolnton, who passed away earlier this year.  Those organizations are the Lincoln County Historical Society, The Lincolnt More...

Editorial Page

This weeks tips from the BBB

Last year, Better Business Bu­reau received a number of concerns about postcards being sent to area consumers, and it looks like they are making their rounds again this year. More...

USDA-NRCS announces sign-up for conservation easements in Ga.

USDA-NRCS in Georgia An­nounces Signup For Conservation Easements  State Conservationist Terrance O. More...

Metamorphosis Examine Your Life and Transform it

Across The Savannah

The day after my column, “The Working Years,” ran, I received several emails from readers who saw in it a message. One reader wrote, “I loved your article de­scribing your work history. More...

Sports

Cubs win!

BASEBALL’S BEST

“It happened, baby, it happened.” – Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo   More...

Obituaries

Mr. William “Al” Allison Izlar, III

Mr. William “Al” Allison Izlar, III, 62, entered into rest Sunday, November 6, 2016. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. More...

Worship

First Assembly of God

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THE WINDOW

We generally feel that a window pro­vides a view from the inside looking out, although of course the reverse is also true. 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...