February 1, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Reviere issues report on recent incidents, arrests

In a recent report issued by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Danny William Lively, 49, of Lin­colnton, was charged with aggra­vated assault; criminal trespass; failure to obey traffic control device; two counts of fleeing or attempting to More...

‘Parks After Dark’ programming offered to families at Elijah Clark

When the sun retreats and the stars align, guests at Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites will now be able to experience a previously unseen side of these places. More...

Toto’s lifelong dream of writing comes true as she joins Journal

The Lincoln Journal welcomes native Kay Story Toto as the newest member of its staff, as she anticipates covering all the news pertinent to the area and crafting features about the community that she loves.  More...

News

E. Mason to be honoredas “Pioneer Educator” at luncheon

group of former Lincoln County High School students have formed an organization named “Pioneer Educator Com- mittee”. More...

Hudgens offers homeowners tips in conjunction with SWA Week

Severe Weather Awareness Week is February 5 - 9, and Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind homeowners, renters and business owners of some essential tips to protect their property from weather-related hazards.  More...

News from the MACK

“Our weekly column to encourage your interest, participation, and support of your local arts and culture.” ~The McCormick Arts Council (MACK). More...

People

Busting myths about osteoporosis

One in two women over the age of 50 will suffer a fracture caused by osteoporosis in her remaining lifetime. Despite its prevalence, there are many myths and miscon­ceptions about this “silent” disease. More...

students head to NASA

By Merritt Melancon  When the public thinks of NASA, the first images that come to mind are often rockets or satellites. In the future, images of greenhouses might also make the list.  More...

Services moved to Family Life Center

Sunday morning services at First Assembly of God are being held in their Family Life Center due to their main sanctuary undergoing a complete remodel. 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...

Clary home destroyed by fire

The home of Ronnie and Eva Clary was lost in a house fire early last week, as the structure was fully engulfed by the time the Office of Emergency Services, Midway Fire Department, and Martin’s More...

The Wall That Heals location changes to Curry Colvin Recreation Complex

“The Wall That Heals,” a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial located in Washington, D.C., along with a mobile Education Center, is coming to Lincolnton in the spring of 2018, however it’s original loca­tion for setup and tours More...

GDOT has begun road maintenance on Thomson Hwy.

State Route (SR) 43..– .the Thom­son .  Highway – is currently undergo­ing patching work by the Georgia Department of Transportation, which is expected to cause delays for locals and others traveling the thoroughfare throughout the c More...

Ribbon cutting held for Shavonne’s Boutique

A ribbon cutting for Shavonne’s Boutique – now open at 194 Elm Street (next to Family Dollar) – was held by the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce recently, and those pre More...

Wynn makes the shot

Javon Wynn scores a basket in a junior varsity Red Devil basketball game. More...

Editorial Page

If bad breath doesn’t kill you, something else will

Words of Encouragement

A woman reading a magazine on the plane was so astonished by an article on life expectancy that she turned to the stranger beside her and said:  “Did you realize that every time I breathe, somebody dies?”  “Fascinating,&rd More...

An American War A new novel set in Lincolnton

Across The Savannah

A friend texted me, “Check this out.” With the text was the cover of a book and a title page, which you see here. My hometown of Lincoln­ton, Georgia, occupies a prominent place in a new novel. Very surprised I was. More...

Political Cartoon

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Obituaries

Bettie Joe Luking

Mrs. Bettie Joe Luking, 87, stepped peacefully into heaven with her family at her bedside on January 26, 2018.  More...

Elsie Peeler Seigler

Mrs. Elsie Peeler Seigler, 82, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at University Hos­pital.  A celebration of life service for Mrs. Seigler was held at 2 p.m. More...

Worship

First Assembly of God

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Man’s Resources

In Biblical times water was a scarce commodity and was much appreciated by the people of Pales­tine. Everyone was dependent upon springs and fountains, and water was even sold in the streets. 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...