April 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Rand is awarded scholarship to play basketball at Neosho

Lincoln County Red Devil Ah­mad Rand received a scholarship to attend Neosho County Commu­nity College in Chanute, Kansas. More...

No injuries in late-night collision

A collision at the intersection of Washington Street and Elam Avenue left vehicles in disarray last Tuesday night, March 28, however no injuries were reported. More...

Jenkins fires back

Red Devil Colby Jenkins, along with his tennis mates, took on Rich­mond County in matches last week. More...

Editorial Page

Activites 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.  More...

Flamingos, Fashion, and Gunfire

Across The Savannah

We were at Riverbanks Zoo on a cool, windy, blue-sky day, a perfect day for a family outing. The weather had the animals out and about and we had a fabulous day, the best day I’ve ever spent at a zoo. More...

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Worship

St. Luke Baptist 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...

PWC discusses contract renewal with Advanced Disposal Services

At the latest meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Commis­sioners Public Works Committee, a contract renewal with Advance Disposal Services Augusta, LLC (ADS) was discussed for county- wide garbage pickup. More...

battery, and drug charges top list in recent sheriff’s report

In a recent report issued by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, officials stated that Blake Edward Smith, 37, of Anderson, S.C., was arrested on charges of possession of cocaine, possession of a drug related object, obscene internet contact w More...

David Kidd will give history lesson on Georgia governor tonight at 7

David A. Kidd will portray Ge­orgia Governor George R. Gilmer for the April edition of the Lincoln County Historical Society’s “His­tory in the Park” series on Thursday, April 6, beginning at 7 p.m. More...

‘Sorry, Charlie’ reminiscent of 1940s yet steadily fades from modern speech

Sorry, Charlie – this particular American lexicon seems to have vanished in present-day vernacular, at least among younger generations, despite the overwhelming wave of new hipsterism that’s spreading across the globe. More...

DJJ will hold job fair on May 4

The Georgia Department of Juve­nile Justice (DJJ) will hold a job fair at The Pope Center in Washington from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. More...

People

Foundation offers ten free trees to its new members

National Arbor Day is Friday, April 28, this year, and the Arbor Day Foundation is making it easy for anyone to celebrate the annual tree-planting holiday. Join the Foun­dation in April and receive 10 free shade trees.  More...

Cages are best for armadillo control

As the armadillo spreads far­ther north, the common question becomes, “How do I control these animals?” Armadillos feed primar­ily on invertebrates under the soil surface and the rooting action that takes place while they forage often dam More...

Leathersville News

l Raymond and Elaine Tim­merman came Tuesday, brought supper, cut the grass, and took my flowers out of the basement for me. Worked all afternoon and we really appreciate all that they do for us. l Anne Wright came Wednesday and brought lunch. More...

Obituaries

Kelly Wayne Goff

Mr. Kelly Wayne Goff, 73, of Mc­Cormick, S.C., entered into rest on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at McCor­mick Rehab and Healthcare.  Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, April 3, at Re­publican United Methodist Church with Rev. More...

Katherine Blackburn Dozier Livingston

Mrs. Katherine “Kathy” Black­burn Dozier Livingston, 63, of Hwy. 220 East, entered into rest on Friday, March 24, 2017 at her residence.  A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 31, at Jones Chapel.  More...

Jean Colvin Paradise

Mrs. Jean Colvin Paradise, 82, of Washington Highway, entered into rest on Monday, March 27, 2017 at University Hospital McDuffie.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 29, at Loco Baptist Church with Rev. 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...