March 6, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Rider wins art competition

Reagan Rider, a kindergarten student at Lincoln County Elementary School certainly appears to be a budding artist! More...

saving time begins March 11; remember to service smoke detectors

Daylight saving time is here once again. On Sunday, March 11, we will all set our clocks ahead, at 2 a.m., losing one hour of sleep.  More...

Legion Post 194 will offer two scholarships to seniors

American Legion Post 194 is offering two $1,000 scholarships to graduating Lincoln County High School seniors, and rep­resentatives with the post have reported that they are pleased to offer these scholarship opportu­nities to local students.  More...

Future basketball stars

The Lincoln County Recreation Department held its final basketball game for players ages 5-7 on Mon­day, February 26. More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Lawyer seeks to help donkey injured in collision with car

A lawyer in a small farming town saw a crowd gathered on the side of a road, and, assuming an auto accident and potential legal case, he rushed to the scene.  Encountering the wall of people, the lawyer started yelling, “Let me through, I& More...

Granddad’s Cow-Charming Chevy

Across The Savannah

Granddad Poland farmed but never drove a pickup, not that recall. In a battered old car, he’d bump through pastures festooned with yellow bitter weeds, clunk past a lonely persimmon tree and ranks of white-faced cattle. Here­fords, they were. More...

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Worship

Lincolnton Baptist Church

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A HERITAGE

Children begin at an early age to acquire a knowledge and an appreciation of their heritage and the traditions of their society. 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...

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...

Lack of signatures on SDS agreement leaves county, city in non-compliance

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners held a work ses­sion last week, during which no vote was taken, to discuss a number of perti­nent items, some of which will be taken to a vote at the regular meeting Thursday (tonight), March 8, begin­ning at More...

Nominations now being accepted for River of Life summer projects

Project nominations are be­ing accepted for the 2018 ses­sion of “River of Life” Mission Advance, which will be held in Lincoln County June 6-10.  The session will mark the ministry’s 28th year.  More...

Joe Gransden, LCHS Jazz Band to perform at LCHS March 23

The Lincoln County Band Boost­ers and Georgia Council for the Arts will present a special performance by internationally renowned performer, Joe Gransden at “An Evening of Jazz” on Friday, March 23 at 6 p.m.  More...

LWREA recognizes high school students for academic excellence in first semester

The Lincoln-Wilkes Re­tired Educators Association (LWREA) honored Lincoln County High School students for their academic excellence for the first semester of the 2017-2018 school year. More...

Enrollment slated for pre-k students at old gymnasium

Prekindergarten registration will be held Friday, March 16, begin­ning at 8 a.m. More...

People

Leathersville News

l Hilda Cliatt visited Tuesday. We really enjoy our friends visiting with us. It sure helps to pass the day for us. l Anne Wright came Wednesday and carried me to Augusta with her for some shopping and for lunch to­gether. More...

Wreath ceremony honors sons and daughters

Kettle Creek DAR chapter member LyndaSmith-Woodard stands before the number of wreaths to be placed at the Kettle Creek Battle­field monument on February 10 during the Revolutionary War Day celebrati More...

LeRoy receives Faculty Honors at Georgia Tech

Lincoln LeRoy, of Lincolnton, earned the distinction of Faculty Honors for Fall 2017 at the Georgia Institute of Technology. This desig­nation is awarded to undergraduate students who have a 4.0 academic average for the semester.  More...

Obituaries

Dimple Bowman Banks

Mrs. Dimple Bowman Banks, 79, entered into eternal rest with family at her bedside at her residence on McCormick Highway, on Friday, March 2, 2018.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. More...

Henry C. Sandifer Jr.

Mr. Henry C. Sandifer Jr., 79, a native of Lincolnton, resident of Washington, Georgia, entered into rest on Friday, March 2, 2018 at Pruitt Health Care, Washington.  Graveside services were held at 2:30 p.m. More...

John Robert Scott

Mr. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

NOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER, LINCOLN COUNTY  More...