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Water line issue delays bridge completion

The off-site detour rerouting residents around the Soap Creek bridge will extend well past its original deadline, as an exact new timeline for completed construction has yet to be settled between the More...

Gibson goes for the goal!

E.J. Norman, Eli Partridge, and Russell Gibson race for the ball at a recreation department spring soc­cer game. More...

News

Maxi Canada recalls breaded chicken due to misbranding

Maxi Canada, Inc., a Quebec, Canada establishment, is recalling an unde­termined amount of breaded chicken products due to misbranding and unde­clared allergens, the U.S. More...

bright foliage performs beautifully in summer landscape

It seems the coleus is worth its weight in gold in the landscape this time of the year. They offer a persevering performance and flam­ing color during the hottest part of the summer, which puts it among the best buys for your gardening dollar.  More...

Ingletts enjoy searching for dolphins

Selah and Sabine Inglett, along with their mom, Tricia, enjoying a much needed breeze while looking for dolphins. More...

Obituaries

Rev. Robert ‘Bobby’ Rape Sr.

Rev. Robert “Bobby” Rape, Sr., age 70, of Rutherfordton, N.C., entered into rest Saturday, June 17, 2017 at his residence.  Funeral services were held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 20 at Har­relson Funeral Chapel with Rev. More...

Worship

Hephzibah 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 Schedule

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...

Sheriff’s Office arrest report shows charges of DUI, assault

In a recent report issued by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Nico Jemere Lockhart, 28, of Lin­colnton, was charged with aggra­vated assault, criminal trespass, terroristic threats and acts, proba­tion violation, and theft by taking. More...

Community invited to roll up sleeves for blood drive Sat.

Trips to the beach, attending Va­cation Bible School, and dropping the kids off at camp are just a few of the things on the summer to-do list, however representatives with Shepeard Community Blood Cen­ter would like to know if donating blood is also More...

Elementary students give views on summer vacations

Just before the school year con­cluded, and children were released for the ever yearned after summer break, we at The Lincoln Journal asked elementary school students a few questions about their favorite summer traditions, places they’d like to More...

Editorial Page

Strawberries are best with sugar, cream and a porch swing

Words of Encouragement

A farmer was driving along with a load of manure when he passed by a little boy playing in a yard.  “Something stinks,” the little boy called out. More...

The Season of Wings

Across The Savannah

The songs of birds, cicadas, and katydids really make Southern summers special. Quickly, can you tell me the difference between a cicada and a katydid? Which sings by day, and which sings by night ... Ponder that.  More...

America’s Pastime celebrates July Fourth

Baseball’s best

“The Fourth Of July isn’t all about barbecues and fireworks. It is also about freedom, liberty and the birthday of our country. Teach your kids about the true history of Independence Day.” – Unknown  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...