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GBI gives Sheriff’s Office favorable status on registry

The Georgia Bureau of Inves­tigation (GBI) recently released its “untouched report,” and the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office has been given a favorable status, because every person required to be registered as a sex offender in Linc More...

Banks and Martin will support team Georgia in Border Bowl

Lincoln County Red Devil Key­shawn Martin and head coach Kevin Banks are on their way to the fourth annual Border Bowl, slated for Saturday, January 14, at noon at the Lucy C. Laney Stadium in Augusta.  More...

News

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...

Gold Medal recalls veal products to to possible E. coli contamination

Gold Medal Packing Inc., a Rome, N.Y. establishment, is recall­ing approximately 4,607 pounds of boneless veal products that may be contaminated with E. coli O26 and O45, the U.S. More...

People

This weeks tips from the BBB

While making your New Year’s resolutions list, did you include goals on budgeting and spending wisely? More...

First shot on her first hunt

Lauren Steward of Tignall, daughter of Joe and Traci Steward, shot this 10 point buck in Lincoln County on her first hunt with her first shot! More...

Leathersville News

l Hilda Cliatt visited on Monday afternoon. l Raymond Timmerman visited Wednesday. l Charles Ware and Alma Amer­son visited us on Saturday. l Hilda Cliatt visited Wednesday afternoon. More...

Worship

Martins Crossroads Congregational Holiness Church

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THE OVERVIEW

It is a great experience to view our surroundings from an aircraft or a tall building. 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...

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...

Seniors shake, rattle, and roll to 50s tunes

On a cold December day, Lincoln County seniors shake the winter blues off by cutting a rug to music from the 1950s era, provided by chaplain Chuck Courtenay and his Door of Hope Ministry at The Lin­c More...

Lively reports on recent arrests; reminds motorists to slow down

New school zone signage and flashing beacons have been erected on Metasville Road in front of Lin­coln County Elementary, Middle, and High Schools to warn the community to slow down during morning drop-off and afternoon pickup hours for students.&nbs More...

state parks offer new variety of events in Jan.

A new year of events is scheduled at Elijah Clark State Park, however getting a jump good health has been pushed to the forefront of January’s agenda as the park’s “Get Fit with the Park Ranger” initiative is now underway ever More...

‘Year in Review’ highlights final six months of 2016

JULY 7 – Lincolnton UMC River of Life teaches children about sacri­fice… Henrriquez is eighth arrested by Sheriff’. More...

Editorial Page

Safe winter driving tips

(StatePoint) While winter can be a beautiful time of year, it can also be a treacherous season on the roads. Winter driving conditions require increased attention and an ability to adapt quickly.  More...

Political Cartoon

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The Class of 67’s Lincoln County 50 years ago and gone

Across The Savannah

For some of us Lincoln Coun­ty folks, 2017 is not just another year. It marks the 50th anniversary of graduating from high school. That prompted me to take a look at my 1967 Panorama. I found it to be an interesting source of history. More...

Obituaries

Ben Barron Ross

Mr. Ben Barron Ross, 95, at­torney and former member of the Georgia House of Representatives, peacefully entered into rest on Friday, December 30, 2016 at his residence on Sunrise Drive.  More...

Robert ‘Jerry’ Stone

Mr. Robert “Jerry” Stone, 87, entered into rest on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia.  Funeral service were held at 2 p.m. More...

Brandon Smith

Mr. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE OF LOCATION ANDDESIGN APPROVALLINCOLN COUNTYP. I. NUMBER 0011377Notice is hereby given in compliance with More...