January 12, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Cardinal takes cover from flurries

While winter storm Helena was much less than the snowy wonderland many had hoped for in the South, she did provide a brief whimsical dusting with an early morning flurry on Saturday. More...

Red Devils participate in Senior Bowl

Lincoln County High School seniors (l-r) Jackson Wheeler, Quay Hartfield, Ty Elam, who was given the Most Valuable Defensive Player award, and Mitch Matthews participated in the 2016 “Senior Bo More...

Health department offers advice on healthy living during winter

The winter season means more time spent indoors for everyone, which equals a breeding ground for viruses. More...

News

Bring in the new year with a less cluttered, more organized home

Who doesn’t love to be orga­nized? In a perfect world, we would all have immaculate, Pinterest- inspired homes where everything has a place and a label, and fits seamlessly into a seamless design. Reality is a little different. More...

This weeks tips from the BBB

What if you were asked to co­sign a loan for a family member or friend? Would you do it? Before you give your answer, make sure you understand what cosigning involves. More...

People

Enjoying a five day cruise to the Bahamas

Joanne Winn joined the Parks family of Reynolds recently and enjoyed a five day cruise to the Bahamas. More...

Tips to land a college scholarship

(StatePoint) If you are college- bound or already enrolled, experts say it’s worth investing the time to investigate scholarship opportunities -- even if you think you may not be eligible for most opportunities. More...

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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...

Elam will be guest speaker at MLK birthday observance

The Lincoln County community is invited to the annual “Birthday Observance” for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., which is scheduled for Sunday, January 15, at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church.  More...

Sheriff reports on incidents and arrests

The most recent report issued by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office stated that Matthew Jones of Batesburg, S.C., was charged with obscene internet contact with a child, obscene telephone contact with a child, violation of the computer pornogr More...

Elijah Clark, Mistletoe host Junior Ranger events Mon.

Elijah Clark State Park is set to host “Junior Ranger Wilderness Survival” on Monday, January 16, from 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.  More...

Income tax credit offered for donations to hospitals

Taxpayer dollars may be used directly in the community with the newly instated Helping Enhance Ac­cess to Rural Treatment (HEART) Georgia Hospital Program, as Wills Memorial Hospital has been ap­proved for participation. More...

Border Bowl kicks off at noon Sat.

The fourth annual Border Bowl will feature three Lincoln County Red Devils, Keyshawn Martin, Mitch Matthews, and head coach Kevin Banks, playing for Team Georgia, as they gear-up for the “Battle for the Paddle” against Team S.C. More...

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Hudgens offers cold weather, fire safety and insurance tips

With recent cold weather the Insurance and Safety Fire Com­missioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians of some tips to help keep their homes safe this winter: l Heating equipment is one of the leading causes of home fires in Georgia. More...

Georgia’s Historic Rural Churches

Across The Savannah

The world of books connects writers with a lot of good people. Last spring I met Bill Fitzpatrick in Greenville at a book signing. More...

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Obituaries

Edward Arthur Jr.

Mr. Edward Arthur Jr., 81 en­tered into rest on Sunday, January 8, 2017 at Wills Memorial Hospi­tal in Washington, Ga. The funeral service was held at 3 p.m., on Tues­day, January 10, at Rees Funeral Home with Benton Belangia offi­ciating. More...

Worship

Midway United Methodist Church

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A Different Perspective

We are all familiar with the old saying, “You can’t see the forest for the trees.” It is quite true that we often become so concerned with the details and daily functions of living More...

Worship Schedule

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...