November 9, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Journal announces an early deadline for holiday closing

The Lincoln Journal will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 23 and 24, in light of the Thanksgiving holiday.  Therefore, the deadline for all classifieds, retail advertising, and legal notices to be run in the Novem­ber 24th edition of the More...

District receives Golden Radish Award for ‘farm to school’ accomplishments

Georgia’.s.Departments.of.Agricul­ture, .  Education, and Public Health, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension, and Georgia Organics came together at the historic Georgia Railroad Freight Depot to celebrate over 40 percent of Georgia More...

News

Tankersley Farms receives Farmer of the Year award

Lincoln County Soil and Water Conservation District (LCSWCD) had their annual banquet at the Lincoln Center.on October 26, 2017 Presiding over the meeting was LCSWCD Chairman Leroy Bufford. More...

LCHS selected to participate in Georgia Apply to College

Lincoln County High School is excited to announce that it has been selected to participate in the Georgia Apply to College program, an annual event sponsored by Communities in Schools, the Georgia Department of Education, the Georgia Independent Coll More...

People

Leathersville News

l Lisa and Chuck Mahaffey vis­ited on Saturday morning. So good to see family. l Brenda and Franklin Bowick came Sunday afternoon and brought vegetables from the garden and also a bag of pecans already picked out. More...

Wynn named to Merit List at Piedmont Tech

Natalie N. Wynn of Lincolnton, along with other Piedmont Tech­nical College students, who had outstanding academic accomplish­ments during the 2017 summer term have earned inclusion on the Merit List. More...

Lemaster displays his hand carved decoys for the Art Trotters at Red Rooster in S.C.

A perfect autumn evening was the setting for Art Trotters making their way to three remarkable downtown locations. The MACK, The Red Rooster, and Frames Unlimited Act II were alive with visitors. The guitar selections of Henry Wynn, Jr. More...

Obituaries

Albert Louis Voels

Albert Louis Voels, 69, of Ev­ans, entered into rest November 6, 2017.  A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. on November 12 at First Assembly of God in Lincolnton. Lannis Lewis and Terry Bonds will officiate.  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...

Haynes early return surprises son, brings home Veterans Day meaning

For nearly 100 years American’s have regarded November 11 as a day to both honor and esteem all those who have served and fought for the United States. More...

Hammond hears guilty pleas during October term of court

Several guilty pleas were recently heard at the Lincoln County court­house during October. More...

LCES students help feed community

Recently, LCES students donated more than 1,200 canned goods to local food pantry, which will be used dur­ing the upcoming holiday season. More...

Elijah Clark State Park will hold veterans, pioneer-themed events

In honor of Veterans Day, Elijah Clark State Park is hosting a special remembrance ceremony for prison­ers of war (POW) and those killed in action (KIA). More...

Editorial Page

Trip to outhouse ends with unexpected dip in the well

Words of Encouragement

The late woodsman Harvey Carr told about his city slicker friend who came to visit him one night at his home in the upper Adirondacks.  After a while, the city slicker needed to use the restroom. More...

Saving Trinity, Part 1 The Decades Astonish & Steal

Across The Savannah

(Photos by Bill Fitzpatrick).   More...

Political Cartoon

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Sports

Devils win 45-35; will host Taylor County Friday

MACON - Lincoln County’s run- ning game outscored First Presbyterian’s aerial attack to win its “play- in” game 45-35 here last Friday. More...

Hooray for World Champ Astros

BASEBALL’S BEST

“For me it was that you can dream big. I was born and reared on a farm in western Minnesota and dreamed of winning the World Series as a kid. It doesn’t matter where you come from or how you were raised. More...

Worship

Salem Baptist 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 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...