March 1, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Lincolnton will be among the first to host new, larger Wall That Heals

The Wall That Heals, a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial located in Washington, D.C., along with the mobile Education Center, is coming to Lincolnton on April 26-29, and will be stationed at the Curry Colvin Recreation Complex. More...

Karate Kids for Christ gives instruction on living a spiritual, self-disciplined life

“Kiai!” the children yelled, feet swiping through the air in partial unison.  Robed in white gi, the small group takes a deep breath in, exhal­ing with each calculative punch. More...

Turrentine will be guest speaker at ‘History in the Park’ tonight

The Lincoln County Historical Society will present a special por­trayal of Robert E. Lee Thursday, March 1, at The Lincoln County Historical Park at 7 p.m.  More...

Soccer teams face Ninety-Six

The Lincoln County Red Devils girls and boys soccer teams are set to face off against Ninety Six High School on Thursday, March 1, with the boys team kicking off at 5:30 and the Lady Devils playing a More...

Editorial Page

Nothing’s more attractive than a firetruck when you need one

Words of Encouragement

When a redneck realized his house was on fire, he hurriedly called the fire department.  “Get over here,” he shouted into the phone. “My house is burning down.”  “OK,” replied the dispatcher. More...

Glory Beneath The Lights

Across The Savannah

From a box in my late parent’s dusty attic come memories. Old football programs and stories in the Lincoln Journal, brittle and yellow with age. More...

Political Cartoon

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Worship

Jones Chapel Church

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THE WINDOW

We generally feel that a window provides a view from the inside looking out, although of course the reverse is also true. 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...

Qualifying slated for local seats March 5-9; Bolton states voter registration is underway

The time is almost here for can­didates to qualify for five seats on two government bodies in the General Primary Election, set for Tuesday, May 22.  Qualifying will begin on Monday, March 5, and end Friday, March 9 from 9 a.m.– 4 p.m. More...

Chamber members discuss importance of Ft. Gordon’s cyber command center

The Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce held its Business After Hours event focused on the cyber command center at Fort Gordon and the potential impact on Lincoln County.  More...

Bench dedication ceremony celebrates life of Bruce Beggs

Friends and family gathered February 19 on the grounds of the Lincoln County Courthouse to cel­ebrate the life of Bruce Beggs and to dedicate a granite bench honoring the man for whom it is named.  More...

Several family-friendly activities offered at Elijah Clark State Park

Several family-friendly events will take place throughout the month of March at Elijah Clark State Park, to which the public is invited to attend.  “Starry Nights and Hot Cocoa” will be held every Friday until March 30, from 7:30-9 p More...

Oops

Makayla Shipley’s name was inadvertently omitted from the picture of the 2018 Miss LCMS contestants. The Journal regrets the error.   More...

People

Davis, Reed to compete in steer, heifer show

Lincoln County middle and high school students Hailey Davis and Elizabeth Ann Reed are set to com­pete in the 63rd annual “Washington Area Junior Steer and Heifer Show,” which is slated for Saturday, March 3, with the livestock show begin More...

Garden club holds February meeting

The Pine Needle Garden Club of Lincolnton members enjoyed our February meeting. Brenda Holder welcomed everyone. We were glad to have two visitors and two new members this month. More...

Leathersville News

l Nobie Dean Hawes visited Monday afternoon. So good to have wonderful neighbors who care to visit. l Anne Wright brought lunch on Wednesday. We enjoyed our visit, and of course, our lunch. Wonderful to have family members who care. More...

Obituaries

Bradley Mark Denard

Mr. Bradley Mark Denard, 52, of Elberton, Georgia, entered into rest on Wednesday, February 22, 2018 at Elbert Memorial Hospital, Elberton.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, February 25, at Fortsonia Baptist Church, Elberton. More...

Mary Smith McIntosh

Mrs. Mary Smith McIntosh de­parted this Earth to reside with her Savior February 20, 2018.  The memorial service celebrating the life of Mary Smith McIntosh was held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, February 25 at Lincolnton Baptist Church.  More...

Alex Linwood Norman

Mr. Alex Linwood Norman, of Decatur, Georgia, entered into rest at his home Thursday, February 15, 2018.  At his request, there will be no memorial service.  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...