March 9, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents reminded of why we observe Daylight Saving Time

The practice of daylight sav­ing has been in place for nearly 100 years – since 1918 – thanks to Pittsburg industrialist Robert Garland who motivated America’s adoption of the European notion that man should alter time. More...

News

Geocaching event scheduled for Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center

Time to treasure hunt at Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center! More...

Pre-K registration will be held at old high school gym March 17

Pre-kindergarten registration will be held on Friday, March 17, beginning at 8 a.m. More...

People

Wayne Farms recalls ready-to-eat chicken products due to processing

Wayne Farms, LLC, a Decatur, Alabama establishment, is recall­ing approximately 12,610 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products due to a potential processing defect, resulting in the potential survival of bacterial pathogens in the products, the U.S. More...

Marion Cliatt enjoys using his shaving horse

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Leathersville News

l Raymond and Elaine Timmer­man, Erin, and Olivia Cooper came Monday and brought lunch. We enjoyed our lunch and their visit. So good to see Erin and Olivia. l Anne Wright came Wednesday and brought lunch. 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...

County discusses grant options for expansion of Norman gym

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners Finance Committee voted to recommend signing a 2017 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for the purpose of expanding the Walker Norman Gymnasium at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. More...

Students and faculty participate in Nat’l. School Breakfast Week

The Lincoln County Schools are once again observing “National School Breakfast Week” March 6-10 in an effort to increase student participation in the school breakfast program – a nationally instated ef­fort under the United States D More...

LAC Ergatta will introduce benefits of rowing March 18

A 2017 “Ergatta” hosted by Lin­colnton Athletic Club (LAC) will be held on Saturday, March 18, from 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on the front porch of the LAC. More...

Editorial Page

95-year-old grandmother accidentally eats parrot

Words of Encouragement

There’s the story about the three brothers who became very success­ful businessmen, and, wanting to do something grand for their 95-year- old grandmother, purchased her extravagant gifts.  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...

Political Cartoon

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Obituaries

Catherine Rickerson LeRoy

Mrs. Catherine Rickerson LeRoy, 92, formerly of Ralph Goolsby Rd., entered into rest on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Lake Crossing Health Care in Appling.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. More...

Worship

Parks Grove Holiness 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...