March 16, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

FOL fundraiser will recognize past, present library patrons

The Friends of the Library (FOL) are conducting an ongoing fund­raiser, by way of decorating the Elizabeth “Lib” Estes Memo­rial Tree – located in the Lincoln County Library – with personalized leaves that may be dedicated in More...

LCES students learn real life values through classroom initiative payday

Teachers at Lincoln County El­ementary School are taking a unique – if not fun – approach to classroom management that increases student desire to participate by employing a method coined as “payday.” The incentive has created More...

Newspaper seeks spring break and Masters photos

As a part of the fast approaching spring break and Master’s week, observed by the Lincoln County School system April 3-7, we, at The Lincoln Journal, thought it would be fun to document the various places people choose to go and/or the differen More...

LCHS Lady Devils soccer season is in full swing

The Lincoln County Lady Red Devils soccer team is currently in full swing of their season. More...

News

Glover, Holder attend district meeting

Pine Needle Garden Club members attended the Azalea District Board Meeting held February 21st at the home of the Garden Club of Georgia in Athens, Georgia. Attending were Mrs. Peggy Glover and Mrs. More...

Natural tips to beat seasonal respiratory health challenges

(StatePoint) Spring and summer can be particularly difficult times of year for those with respiratory health challenges, when simple ac­tivities like gardening, walking the dog and reading a book on the patio can cause itching, wheezing, sneez­ing an More...

Newspaper seeks interesting people for future features

In an effort to highlight more people within the community, The Lincoln Journal is currently search­ing for individuals, groups, and oth­ers to feature in the newspaper.  We are searching for anyone and everyone who has a story to tell – n More...

People

Special opportunity turkey season for youth, mobility impaired hunters

The statewide turkey hunting season opens on March 25. More...

Leathersville News

l Hilda Cliatt came to visit on Monday. Always glad to see good friends. l Anne Wright brought lunch on Tuesday. We enjoyed our lunch and her visit. l Elaine Timmerman came on Wednesday and brought our lunch. We enjoyed her visit and our lunch. More...

Students treated to movies

Four local businesses treated this awesome group of students to a movie and popcorn. Mrs. Phillips and Mrs. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE GEORGIA, LINCOLN COUNTY PROBATECOURT  More...

Board approves grant application for wing expansion of gymnasium

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners voted to submit an application for a Community Devel­opment Block Grant (CDBG) to the Georgia Department of Community Affairs for the purpose of expanding the Walker Norman Gymnasium at the Curry Colvin Recre More...

Council votes to raise processing fee by four percent for county water use

The Lincolnton City Council voted to adopt a new water process­ing fee of $1.97 per thousand gallons for county water use. More...

Former Braves player to speak at Chamber banquet Sat. night

The community is invited to the annual Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce Banquet, slated for Saturday, March 18, be­ginning at 7 p.m. More...

Hidden Blessings pop-up shopping to benefit Speed the Light Missions

Hidden Blessings Consignment and Upscale Pop-Up Shopping will be held on Friday, March 24, from 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, March 25, from 8 a.m.-noon at First Assembly of God in the Family Life Center. More...

Pre-k enrollment scheduled for March 17 at old HS gym

Pre-kindergarten registration will be held on Friday, March 17, begin­ning at 8 a.m. at the old high school gymnasium. Eligible children must be resi­dents of Lincoln County, and must be four-years-old on or before Sep­tember 1 of this year. More...

Spring sports teams will face off March 20 in chili cookoff at 7

Lincoln County Athletic Booster Club is hosting a “Red and White Chili Night” on Monday, March 20, at 7 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. More...

Woodard uses her head!

Lady Red Devil Mikayla Woodard makes a powerful head-butt in a game against McDuffie County. The team will play in Harlem today at 5:30. More...

Editorial Page

Tom McCall’s weekly update

Last week was our first week after “Cross-Over Day.” We spent much of our time catching up on Local Legislation we must do to provide for purely local matters that relate only to a particular county or mu­nicipality. More...

Remembering Sam

Across The Savannah

Author, Friend, Family Man Not quite a year ago thunder­storms shook The South Carolina Midlands. For those who mark cal­endars, they rumbled through April Fool’s Day around 4 a.m. Later that morning my friend, Dianne, sent me a text. More...

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Worship

Pine Grove United Methodist Church

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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...

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...