September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Chief Lively reminds community to lock vehicles at football games

As the football season gets under­way and people begin to congregate at Buddy Bufford Field, Police Chief Brandon Lively issued a reminder to the public to always make safety and security a top priority.  More...

Booster club hosts a kick-off dinner for school athletics

The Lincoln County Athletic Booster Club will host its annual kick-off dinner on Thursday, Sep­tember 14, beginning at 6 p.m.  Tickets are $25 and dinner will include steak, baked potatoes, salad, rolls, and dessert.  Tickets may be purchas More...

Elijah Clark Park will offer workshop on craft projects

Even as summer comes to a close, Elijah Clark State Park will continue to host outdoor, family-friendly activ­ities throughout the month of Septem­ber. More...

DOT to hold open houses to showcase draft of STIP

East central Georgia citizens have an open invitation to be heard when the Georgia Department of Trans­portation showcases the Draft FY 2018-2021 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) next month.  More...

News

Fishing rodeo held at Cox Farm

Chantler Freeman, 5, grandson of Andrew Parks, caught his first fish at the fifth annual Augusta Sparta District Laity fishing rodeo. More...

Ga. Dept. of Driver Services warns of unofficial DMV websites, Apps

Department of Driver Services (DDS) Commissioner Spencer R. Moore urges customers to be careful of third party websites and Apps when trying to access the Georgia Driver's Manual or obtain other driver licensing services and information. More...

September is National Preparedness Month

When it comes to emergency and natural disaster preparation, clean, uncontaminated water should be top ­of ­mind. More...

People

DNR announces opening of archery deer hunting season

Hunters utilizing archery equip­ment will get the first opportunity at bringing home a deer beginning Saturday, Sept. More...

PNGC prepares for new year of meetings

The Pine Needle Garden Club Members have begun preparations for the new year of meetings. More...

Johnson, Biles exchange vows in double-ring ceremony Aug. 5

Misty Odessa Johnson and Daniel Joe Biles of Lincolnton were united in marriage Saturday, August 5, at six o'clock in the af­ternoon at Lincolnton Historical Park in Lincolnton. Rev. More...

Worship

Mt. Zion Baptist Church

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JUST KIDS

Children and young goats have one thing in common: they are both keenly aware of their environment and extremely curious about their surroundings. More...

Church 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...

Pop Warner teams play this Saturday

The Lincoln County Pop Warner football season has begun, and the community is invited to cheer on the boys in red. The next game will be held on Saturday, September 9, beginning at 9 a.m. More...

Baseball field dedicated to Norman for service as princiapl and coach

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School officials, family members, and friends paid tribute to three for­mer leaders of Orangeburg Consoli­dated School District Five as athletic facilities were dedicated and named in their memories on Saturday. More...

Interpress Studios will set up Oct. 3-5 for Christmas Kids

In keeping with the spirit of Christmas, area children will once again be featured in “Christmas Kids and Greetings,” an annual supple­ment to The Lincoln Journal.  More...

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

Local artist and author Pat “Nolia” Biggerstaff will speak on “The Gul­lah People and their Culture” at the September edition of the Lincoln County Historical Society’.s .“Histo­ry in the Park” lecture series More...

Editorial Page

Persnickety people may need a good dose of worm medicine

Words of Encouragement

An old hunter had taken his tat­tered hound to the vet for a checkup. More...

Political Cartoon

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Across The Savannah

Now and then an intriguing topic crosses my path one time too many. That’s when I know I need to look into it. Such is the case with a World War II topic: the presence of German submarines along the Atlantic Seaboard.  More...

Sports

Miscues doom Devils on inaugural Grovetown visit

Mistakes added up last Friday night and cost Lincoln County in a 24-20 non-region loss in Grovetown. The Devils are 1-1 after losing a 20-17 lead with just over two min- utes to go in the game against their much larger opponent. More...

World champion player becomes world champion manager

BASEBALL’S BEST

“Friendship is forgotten when the game begins.” – Al Dark More...

LCMS students learn about primitive weapons

Marion Aycock gave Lincoln County Middle School students a survey of weaponry throughout the ages as a part of social studies teacher Christie Bryan’s Georgia Studies class. More...

Public Notices

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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...