October 5, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Carruth takes the mound against Jefferson

LCMS Lady Red Devil Kohli Carruth winds up for the pitch in a heated game against Jefferson County. More...

Journal requests seasonal photos from community

Fall has finally arrived which means cooler weather, crisp autumn leaves, bonfires, seasonal decor, a visit from the Great Pumpkin, and more will soon be upon us. More...

Hammond, Moss administered oath of office to sheriff, deputies

An oath of office ceremony for the swearing in Paul C. More...

Ribbon cutting ceremony held for Home Cafe

As a proud member of the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce, Home Café was honored with a ribbon cutting ceremony recently as a part of the Chamber’s efforts to spotlight the hard wo More...

Editorial Page

Political Cartoon

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Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Consumer Q’s is a weekly ques­tion and-answer column by Arty Schronce at the Georgia Depart­ment of Agriculture. Please share your thoughts, questions and sug­gestions with him by phone, mail or email. Q: I am pulling up sweet potato vines. More...

Hunting for Arrowheads

Across The Savannah

Growing up with no brothers and no neighbor kids, most days I didn’t have anyone to toss a base­ball to me. No problem. I threw it onto the roof of my parents’ home. More...

Obituaries

Doris Chamberlain Klein

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Ruby Kathryn Norman Walton

Mrs. Ruby Kathryn Norman Wal­ton, 94, of Metasville Rd., entered into rest on Friday, September 29, 2017 at Harper’s Personal Care Home, Washington, Georgia.  Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. More...

Velma R. Williams

Velma R. Williams was born July 27, 1932, in Trenton, N.J., was raised in White City and educated in the Hamilton School system. 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...

LEGALS

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Aquaculture center progresses; DA receives U.S. trade patent

Big strides in completing “Phase 1” of the expected aquaculture cen­ter have been made between Fresh­water Farms, LLC, the Lincoln County Development Authority, and the Aquaplanet Coalition, as the three entities recently entered into a p More...

Mountain will open to prospectors for ‘Rock Swap and Dig’ Oct. 6-8

The biannual Graves Mountain Rock Swap and Dig is set to begin Friday, October 6, and continue through Sunday, October 8. More...

Bridge contractors back to work

Over the past few weeks, the bridge contractor has remobilized at the Soap Creek Bridge, and three of the four drilled shafts have been poured, according to officials with Georgia DOT. More...

Dr. Derden will be guest speaker at History in the Park tonight at 7

Historian Dr. John K. More...

Chamber seeks nominees for parade grand marshal

With plans for the annual Holi­days in Olde Lincoln Towne fes­tival and Christmas parade in the works with the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce, members of the board of directors have issued a special call to action from the general publ More...

People

Leathersville News

l Hilda Cliatt visited Tues­day. So good to have friends to visit. l Nobie Dean Hawes visited Wednesday afternoon. So nice to have good neighbors who care enough to visit. More...

Top placements at goat show

Madi and Aubrey Welch, members of the Wilkes County Show Goat Team, exhibited their Market Goat Wethers on Saturday, September 16th, during the 2017 Southeast Empire Market Goat Show at the Gwinnett More...

This weeks tips from the BBB

In recent years, the number of Fun Runs - themed races such as Color Runs, Foam Runs and Mud Runs - offered to racing enthusiasts and beginners have skyrocketed. More...

Sports

Devils Lose to Tigers After Last-Minute Rally Fails

Lincoln County’s three-game winning streak against its arch-rival Washington-Wilkes came to an end in Washington last Friday night when the Tigers intercepted a pass in the a 22-14 victory. More...

Major League Playoff fever sets in

BASEBALL’S BEST

“You always want to feel better, but I am good. My thing is once you get to the playoffs, you do what- ever it takes. You’ve got to lay it on the line.” – Brian Jordan, former Braves player and current Braves TV analyst. More...

Worship

New Hope Baptist Church

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The Music Makers

Recent times have seen a new popularity in country music and gospel music through­out the country. 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...