September 28, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

LCHS art students display lastest creations

Lincoln County High School art students (front, l-r) Jalicia Norman, Destiny Whisnant, Shayla Beard, Nakisha Hill, Mallie Chalker, Jonathon Elam, Lekobee Elam, (Middle, l-r) Keonia Durham, Travon Le­ More...

Tiny-Mites face off on practice field

Lincoln County Pop Warner Tiny-Mites hustle hard as they line up for the beginning of a play at practice while learning passing and blocking drills. More...

News

Join the fight against Alzheimer’s, association walk to be held Nov. 4

The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting Augusta residents includ­ing Burke, Columbia, Washing­ton, Screven Emanuel, Glascock, Greene, Jefferson, Jenkins, Lincoln, McDuffie, Richmond, Taliaferro, Warren and Wilkes counties to join the fight to e More...

Upcoming activities planned at the MACK

The MACK: Connecting Through Culture. Our weekly column to en­courage your interest, participation, and support of your local arts and culture, www.mccormickarts.org / 864-852-3216 / mccormickarts@gmail.com.  More...

People

Cheer Devils take first place in competition

The LCHS Cheer Devils traveled to Commerce High School this past Saturday, September 23rd for their first competition of the season where they earned 1st place in the single A division. More...

This weeks tips from the BBB

Equifax, one of the three major consumer credit reporting agen­cies, said on Thursday that hack­ers had gained access to company data that potentially compromised sensitive information for 143 mil­lion American consumers, includ­ing Social Security n More...

Leathersville News

l Anne Wright came Wednesday and brought lunch. We enjoyed her visit and our lunch. l Lisa and Chuck Mahaffey came Saturday and worked around the house. We love our children and re­ally appreciate what they do for us. More...

Obituaries

Dorla Dean Adams

Mrs. Dorla Dean Adams, 85, entered into eternal rest with her family by her side on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at her resi­dence on Lexington Road.  Graveside service, with military honors, will be held at 11 a.m. More...

Worship

Newberry Missionary Baptist Church

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Mister Banjo

The happy sound of banjo music brings en­joyment to all within earshot. 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...

Reviere continues legacy of service as he steps into new role as sheriff

Paul Reviere will be sworn in as Lincoln County’s sheriff today, Thursday, October 28, at 5 p.m. at the courthouse by Superior Court Judge Britt Hammond, and begin his duties as the newly elected official immediately following.  More...

Christmas kids photo shoot Oct. 3-5

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...

Elijah Clark Park will host fall and Halloween festivals

Elijah Clark State Park’s annual Fall Festival will take place October 6-8, and include fun and seasonally- centric activities for people of all ages.  On Friday, October 6, festivities will run from 7-8:30 p.m., and will feature a family- More...

Skywatchers can catch glimpses of meteor shower beginning Mon.

While the Comet Halley passed by earth over 30 years ago – last seen in 1986 – and won’t return for another 45 years give or take, mankind is still reaping the benefit as the earth will soon encounter a collection of debris left beh More...

Derden to speak on Camp Lawton as part of ‘History in Park’ series

Historian Dr. John K. More...

Editorial Page

Do rich people really send their grass out to be mowed?

Words of Encouragement

Two good ol’ boys were setting on the front porch lazily passing the day when a big truck hauling sod passed by.  “I’m gonna do that if I ever get rich,” one said.  “Do what?” his buddy asked.  &ldqu More...

A Sunday Drive Into the past

Across The Savannah

Used to be customary for folks to take Sunday drives. I don’t think people today tend to do that as much as the older folks did but they should. It’s enjoyable and reveal­ing. More...

Political Cartoon

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Sports

play well but come up short 24-13By

For the second straight game, Lincoln County’s Red Devils played very well against a very good team, but came up short on the scoreboard. The Devils lost 24-13 to the unde- feated Stratford Academy Eagles here last Friday. More...

time at the new stadium

BASEBALL’S BESTFirst

“Now, you tell me, if I have a day off during the baseball season, where do you think I will spend it? The ballpark. I still love it, always have, always will.” – Harry Caray, former Chicago Cubs broadcaster.  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...