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Wheeler signs to play football at LaGrange College this fall

After spending much of his life playing football, Red Devil lineman Jackson Wheeler has signed to play for LaGrange College this fall.  “We are so excited for him,” his father, LCHS coach Don Wheeler, said. More...

Residents invited to Day of Prayer

In honor of National Day of Prayer, the Ministerial Associa­tion is holding a special service at the Lincoln County Courthouse on Thursday, May 4, beginning at noon.  The community is invited to at­tend and participate in this annual event. More...

Ed DeVos will be guest speaker at ‘History in the Park’ tonight

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...

Jarvis scales mountain in search of gems

Christian Jarvis, 12, of Augusta, scales a side of Graves Mountain in search of treasures at the biannual “Rock Swap and Dig” held last weekend. More...

Editorial Page

Painless dentistry? Not if your patient is a biting kid

Words of Encouragement

A new dentist who moved into town had quickly become a local favorite. He had a reputation for being a painless dentist.  But one little boy questioned that reputation.  “He’s a fake,” the kid said. More...

A train rolls through it

Across The Savannah

The first time I heard of Branch­ville, South Carolina, I was a ticket agent at the bus station in Athens. More...

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Obituaries

Wallace Bell Clary

Mr. Wallace Bell Clary, age 92, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Lanier Lodge in Gainesville, Georgia.  More...

Mozelle Rowland Smalley

Mrs. Mozelle Rowland Smalley, 99, beloved wife of the late Thomas Fortson Smalley, Jr., entered her Heavenly home on April 26, 2017.  A Celebration of Life service was held at 2 p.m. More...

Walter Lee Ferguson Jr.

Walter Lee Ferguson Jr., 92, of Marietta, Georgia, passed away April 27, 2017.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at West Cobb Funeral Home and Crematory Cha­pel in Marietta with Rev. Will Sloan and Rev. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

PETITION FOR LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION NOTICE  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...

Donors asked to roll up sleeves for blood drive at LBC May 13

Representatives with Shepeard Community Blood Center are hosting a blood drive at Lincoln­ton Baptist Church on Saturday, May 13, from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the fellowship hall of the church. More...

LCHS students prepare to take the stage for spring performance of ‘All Shook Up’

When Elvis meets Shakespeare the result is a 1950s-centric play that in­corporates quippy twists and a lot of heart; so for this year’s annual spring performance, the Lincoln County High School musical theater class is proud to present “A More...

U.S. Postal service to hold food drive for pantry May 13

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Golf team wins region

The LCHS Golf Team won regions on April 25. More...

Cicadas return after 17-year absence

Reports of the emergence of the 17-year cicadas have surfaced over the past week, as Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina are the targeted states for this cycle’s insect convergence. More...

Homecoming set for next weekend

The ninth annual Jeff and Sheri Easter Homecoming is slated for Mother’s Day weekend, May 11, 12, and 13. More...

People

Easter bunny visits Wee Wisdom

Wee Wisdom Little School children had a great time with the Easter bunny and hiding and finding eggs. More...

Juhasz and Williams inducted into Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Crystal Juhasz and Emily Wil­liamson were recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society at Augusta Univer­sity.  More...

Leathersville News

l Hilda Cliatt visited Tuesday morning. We enjoyed her visit. Friends are wonderful to have. l Jeff and Jan Bentley visited on Tuesday and brought lunch. We enjoyed their visit and our lunch. So nice to see someone from church. More...

Sports

Bass Slam provides anglers a chance to show off their skills

Catch five different bass spe­cies and you have a Georgia Bass Slam!  More...

LCHS Beta Club officers

This year’s LCHS Beta Club officers are (r-l) co-president Mikayla Wood, secretary/treasurer Jackson Wood, and co-president Abigail Burt. More...

Worship

Anthony Chapel Church

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THAT CERTAIN SMILE

The joy of Living comes to all those who have received Christ as their Savior. More...

Worship Services

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...