December 22, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Bill Doupé sworn in as DA for Toombs Judicial Circuit

After enjoying 32 years of “consistent and dedicated” service from its current District Attorney, the Toombs Judicial Circuit saw the swearing-in of a new District Attorney – Bill Doupé – who was honored at a ceremony held at More...

Journal announces an early deadline for holiday closings

The Lincoln Journal will be closed Monday-Friday, December 26-30, in light of the Christmas holiday.  Therefore, the deadline for all classifieds, retail advertising, news items and legal notices to be run in the December 29th edition of the new More...

Army veteran Chad Tackett is awarded tractor through ‘Geared to Give’ program

Army veteran Chad Tackett, owner of Tackett Family Farms in Lincolnton, had the honor of being selected as Kubota Tractor Corporation’s quarterly recipient of a new L-Series compact tractor as a part of its “Geared to Give” program. More...

News

SBA offers working capital loans following disaster declaration

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Corps accepting Christmas trees for fish habitat

Christmas trees provide fish habitats at Hartwell, Thurmond Lakes  The season of giving continues beyond holiday celebrations as officials at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Hartwell Lake and J. More...

LCES names December Bucket Fillers

Bucket fillers are based from the book Have you Filled A Bucket Today? by Carol McCloud. More...

People

Loved ones honored with light on the ‘Tree of Remembrance’

The Lincoln County Historical Society is honored to sponsor the Tree of Remembrance for 2016. The tree is located at the intersection of Peachtree and Main Streets. More...

Eastern Star presents check to fire victims

Members of the Homer Legg Chapter 535 Order of the Eastern Star presented a check to Laci Adcock in support of her and her husband Matt, and their children Nathan, Emilee, Taylor, and Tucker, who rec More...

Activities 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.  Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE OF INTENT TO VOLUNTARILY DISSOLVE A CORPORTATION Notice is given that a notice of intent to dissolve U.S. Tower Company, Inc., a Georgia corporation with its registered office at 2206 Hwy. 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...

BOE awards landscaping contract; system CCRPI scores above average

The Lincoln County Board of Education awarded contracts to John White of J. More...

Judges Dunaway, Hinesley hand down numerous sentences after guilty pleas

Several pleas were heard at the Lincoln County Courthouse earlier this month, and the presiding judge was Roger W. Dunaway, Jr., chief judge for the Toombs Judicial Circuit.  The following cases were disposed of during the proceedings:  More...

Red Devils face Marist High in two-day Atlanta tourney

The Lincoln County High School Red Devils are gearing up for a boys-only basketball tournament in Baldwin on December 27. The two-day tournament is said to bring an exciting trial for LCHS players. More...

Council approves interest rate terms for plant expansion

At a called meeting last Thursday, the Lincolnton City Council voted to accept the terms of an additional USDA rural development loan for $934,000 for the wastewater treatment plant expansion project. More...

Middle schoolers share thoughts on Christmas and family traditions

As Christmas approaches and the community proceeds with decking the halls and spreading about holiday cheer, Lincoln County Middle Schoolers enthusiastically shared exactly what makes Christmas special to them and why with The Lincoln Journal. More...

Editorial Page

Remembering Charles Estes

My late father Derwood and Mr. Charles Estes had become close friends over the last many years. My father would often stop in at the Estes home, check on how Mr. Charles was doing, and spend a few minutes chatting. More...

Tireless Tractors In the Truest Sense

Across The Savannah

It was like traveling to the past. Cousin Frances sent me photos of my father’s people, some of whom I’d never seen. The photos, pure treasures, let me see people I’d only heard about. 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.  More...

Obituaries

Crawford Odell Asbell Jr.

Mr. Crawford Odell Asbell Jr., 66, of Lincolnton, entered into rest Sunday, December 18, 2016 in Lincoln County.  A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, December 21, at the Lincolnton United Methodist Church.  More...

Worship

Lincolnton United Methodist Church

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Mister Banjo

The happy sound of banjo music brings enjoyment to all within earshot. 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 Fellow More...