December 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Santa cleared to land his sleigh in Georgia

Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture Gary W. More...

Journal announces an early deadline for holiday closing

The Lincoln Journal will be closed Monday-Friday, December 25-29, in light of the Christmas holiday.  Therefore, the deadline for all classifieds, retail advertising, news items, and legal notices to be run in the December 28th edition of the ne More...

Chamber names parade winners

TRINITY LAWN CARE - FIRST PLACE More...

Editorial Page

Crucial question: Does your dog think you’re a Christian?

Words of Encouragement

One of my favorite people in the world is Seymour Wattenbarger, a vibrant preacher of the gospel and a beloved director of missions for the Knox Association of Baptists in southeastern Kentucky. More...

Jingle Bells, Shotgun Shells Bah Humbug

Across The Savannah

You’ve heard this perverted version of “Jungle Bells.” Variants of the song exist but all demean Christmas, as does something else. TV ads. More...

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Worship

Bethany United Methodist Church

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MIND AND MACHINERY

It is an elementary fact of our civilization that man has the ability to discover ore in the earth and transform that ore into a piece of complex equipment. 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 Fellow More...

LCHS has received federal funding for TRIO Upward Bound program

As discussed last week by the Board of Education, Lincoln County High School has received funding to participate in the federal TRIO “Upward Bound Math-Science” program, which sets to help students from economically disadvantaged homes su More...

Community gathers downtown, ‘makes festival feel like family’

Crowds converged on the 20th annual Holidays in Olde Lincoln Towne (HIOLT) Festival this weekend for a little bit of seasonal fun just before Christmas’ arrival next week, which was deemed a grand success by on-goers and coordinators alike.&nbs More...

LCES students share thoughts about Christmas and gift giving

As Christmas approaches and the community proceeds with decking the halls and spreading about seasonal cheer, Lincoln County Elementary Schoolers have enthusiastically shared their thoughts on the holiday season, after being asked by The Lincoln Jour More...

City celebrates 200th birthday

The 200th anniversary of the City of Lincolnton was celebrated at last weekend’s Holidays in Olde Lincoln Towne Festival, which featured a history talk from Duane Biggerstaff, and a birthday ca More...

People

Harris performs concert at McCormick UMC Nov. 18

Donnell Harris was featured at the event “Dinner and a Concert” at the McCormick United Methodist Church in McCormick, SC. A baked potato bar, tossed salad, and dessert were served before the November 18, 2017 concert.  More...

Leathersville News

l Nobie Dean Hawes visited Monday afternoon. So nice to have good neighbors. l Anne Wright came Wednesday and brought lunch. We enjoyed our lunch and her visit. So good to have children remember and care for us. More...

Loved ones honored with a light on Tree of Remembrance

The Lincoln County Historical Society is honored to sponsor the Tree of Remembrance for 2017. The tree is located at the intersection of Peachtree and Main Streets. More...

Obituaries

Herbert W. Bailey Sr.

Herbert W. Bailey Sr., entered into rest December 16, 2017 at his residence.  A memorial service was held at 3 p.m. More...

Michelle Brianna Henderson

Michelle Brianna Henderson heeded the call to come home on November 7, 2017. Without hesitation and reservation she went peacefully and joyfully. More...

James Pat Hester

James Pat Hester, 94, of Mt. Carmel, S.C., husband of Emily Dunaway Hester, died Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the Abbeville Area Medical Center.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. 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...