April 27, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Corps responds to public concern over lake gators

Community members have raised concern over alligators potentially living in Clark’s Hill Lake, after no­ticing signage posted by the United States Army Corps of Engineers at Petersburg Campground in Appling regarding the animals.  More...

Community invited for jazz, desserts in LCHS cafeteria

Jazz music and dessert lovers, and the community at large, are invited to the sixth annual “Jazz Dessert Concert” performed by the Lincoln County Middle and High School Jazz Band. More...

Ed DeVos will speak on newest book, ‘A Family of Warriors’, next Thursday

Local author Ed DeVos will return as a guest speaker at the Lincoln County Historical Society’s “His­tory in the Park” series Thursday, May 4, beginning at 7 p.m., when he will talk about his latest book “A Family of Warriors. More...

Active new members are invited to join American Legion Post 194

“It’s an organization to help folks – to help the community,” former Army Lieutenant Colonel Bill Ro­van said.  New members are invited to join Legion Post 194 in Lincolnton, so that not only a bigger camaraderie may be b More...

Sink hole damages Joy Drive property

A sink hole at a property on Joy Drive caused damage to a carport owned by Raymond Dunham last week. More...

News

was guest speaker at monthly PNGC meeting

Mr. Matthew Mayhew, horticul­ture instructor at Lincoln County High School, gave our garden club members an overview of Chandler Collier’s ‘55 Ford tractor rebuild project. More...

People

This weeks tips from the BBB

It is a sad fact of life that scam artists frequently prey on the vulner­able. Unfortunately, some of those victims can include people who have recently lost loved ones. More...

Leathersville News

l Will Bentley and his friend visited Monday afternoon. l Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Story of Pomfret, N.Y. and Laverne Stanley from San Antonio, Texas visited with us Tuesday afternoon. More...

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True Fellowship Pentecostal Church

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Only a Shell

The structure shown above has stood empty for many years – only a shell awaiting inevitable destruc­tion by man or nature. 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...

GMASS wraps up second year of county-wide reassessment

The second year of the Lincoln County Board of Tax Assessor’s revaluation plan is nearing comple­tion with Georgia Mass Appraisal Solutions and Services (GMASS), the company contracted to perform the reassessment.   More...

Williamson, Wilkes among those to be recognized at honors night

This year’s STAR student, Zia Williamson, and STAR teacher, Sheila Wilkes, will be recognized at the annual Lincoln County High School “Academic Honors Night” slated for next Tuesday, May 2, beginning at 7 p.m. More...

Graves Mountain opens to public for biannual Rock Swap and Dig

The biannual Graves Mountain Rock Swap and Dig is set to be­gin Friday, April 28, and continue through Sunday, April 30. More...

team heads to state qualifying

Lincoln County High School track team members Midarious Roberts, Javon Reid, Antonio Williams, and (not pictured) Ahmad Rand, region winners, are now headed to qualifying for state in Claxton. More...

Parks offer several events in May

Archery, canoeing, and special celebratory Memorial Day events have been scheduled at Elijah Clark State Park throughout the month of May, and the community is invited to participate in the many family- friendly excursions available to the public.&nb More...

Editorial Page

Woman marries more money than she could earn

Words of Encouragement

A rather awkward bachelor, re­alizing he would inherit a fortune when his elderly father died, decid­ed he needed to find a wife to share his riches with.  It wasn’t long before he spotted a likely prospect at a business meet­ing – a 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. Q: What is the difference between creamed and whipped honey? More...

A fondness for old gas pumps

Across The Savannah

Something about old gas pumps pleases me. I think of them as elder statesmen, as senior citizens left behind by the rush of time itself. When I see a proud old pump, its dispensing days behind it, I feel a surge of pride tinged by sadness. More...

Obituaries

Ashton Wilkes Andrews

Ashton Wilkes Andrews, 11, of Grant Dr., Washington, Georgia, entered into rest on Sunday, April 16, 2017.  Graveside services were held at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, at St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery, Washington. More...

Janet Jones Dawkins

Janet Jones Dawkins, 91, entered into rest April 19, 2017.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, at Maxeys Christian Church. Inter­ment followed at Sunset Cemetery, Maxeys.  More...

George R. Smith

Mr. George R. Smith, 74, entered into rest on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at University Hospital, Augusta.  Graveside services were held at 11 a.m., on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Resthaven Cemetery.  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...