March 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Holy Week Services

Holy Week Services will be held Monday-Friday, March 26-30, at various churches throughout Lincoln County.  The services are set to begin at noon each day, with lunch served by the host church.  The host churches, along with the designated More...

Seven candidates profiled for primary election

Qualifying was held for Lincoln County partisan and non-partisan candidates March 5-9.  What follows are the candidates’ profiles as submitted by individuals participating in the local races:  XAVIAN B. BANKS   Xavian B. More...

Vickery takes State Champion title

Brandtley Vickery (front row left) took the State Champion title in argumentative essay at the Literary State Competition on Saturday, March 17 in Milledgeville, Georgia. More...

News

Pine Needle Garden Club members help plant Georgia parks yellow

The Garden Club of Georgia’s President, Jayne Hersey, asked all Georgia Garden Clubs to “Plant Georgia Parks Yellow” to honor the garden clubs having been formed in 1893 as a result of eleven ladies in Athens, Georgia whose purpose More...

People

Leathersville News

l Anne Wright came Monday and brought lunch. We love our children and really do appreciate what they do for us. l Hilda Cliatt and Marcia Mooney visited on Tuesday afternoon. Sure is nice to have friends to visit. More...

DNR encourages hunters to review gun safety tips

We know you are ready to get out there and get to the woods this Spring in pursuit of a gobbler or two, but before you do, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division encour­ages all hunters to take some time to rev More...

Rabbits cute, cuddly, destructive

Rabbits are often welcomed ad­ditions to lawns because many homeowners find them adorable. They love to see rabbits at the edges of their lawns early in the morning or in the evening. More...

Worship

Loco Baptist Church

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Spring

The spring season signals a new life cycle as the plant and animal kingdoms begin to regenerate themselves and their species. The new warmth and beauty of this special time is welcomed everywhere. 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...

BOC seeks city’s cooperation in filing for extension of SDS

“It’s just about as misleading as anything I’ve ever read,” said Walk­er Norman, Chairman of the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners, in a March 15 called meeting as he referred to a statement made by Lincolnton Mayor Henry More...

Homestead tours and more offered at Elijah Clark State Park Saturday

Remember, a Georgia state park is an excellent way to spend a beautiful spring day. Be sure to visit Elijah Clark State Park this weekend for fun and fresh air. More...

Historic home destroyed by fire

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Chainsaw carving demo Sat.

Chad Gainey, chainsaw artist, is coming once again to Lincoln County to give a live carving dem­onstration at Lincolnton Outdoors, Saturday, March 24, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Doctor delivers the bad news: “You’re just plain lazy”

During a medical checkup, a fellow told his doctor that he no longer feels like doing things around the house.  “Now, Doc, I can take it,” the fellow said. More...

Political Cartoon

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Selling our memories

Across The Savannah

Last summer I wrote that closing our late parents’ home was making my house look like Mom’s. I brought so many things of hers into my home, it resembles hers. Now Mom’s house is beginning to look empty. More...

Obituaries

Jerry Leonard Maloof

Mr. Jerry Leonard Maloof, 63, of The Woodlands, Tex­as, entered into rest Monday, March 5, 2018 at Memorial Hermann Hospital, The Wood­lands, Texas, following a long brave battle with cancer.  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...