August 16, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Norman shares his financial concerns about unbudgeted courthouse repairs

If the August meeting of the Lin­coln County Board of Commission­ers is any indication, the county will be spending quite a bit of money in the coming months ahead, just to keep the Lincoln County Court­house in working order.  More...

Kids, coaches, and volunteers prepare for season four of Pop Warner football

Pop Warner football and cheer­leading has returned for a fourth year in Lincoln County as an ex­tension in the East Georgia League. More...

Editorial Page

Husband wants things to go smoother at wife’s second funeral

Words of Encouragement

Someone who prefers to remain anonymous sent me a funny joke about a woman’s funeral, if you can imagine such a serious subject being funny.  When the funeral service was over, the pallbearers accidentally bumped into a wall, jarring the c More...

Political Cartoon

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Marsha Polier, Portrait Artist

Across The Savannah

Note: The North Carolina Mu­seum of Art has exhibited Marsha Polier’s work. A fellow at the Mac­Dowell Artist Colony, she worked with Time Life Music on vintage imagery. More...

Sports

Baseball card collecting is fading

Baseball’s Best

“I wanted to be a big league baseball player so I could see my picture on a bubble gum card.” – Al Ferrara, Los Angeles Dodgers two time World Series outfielder.  More...

Squirrel hunting season now open

Squirrel hunting provides the perfect opportunity to introduce someone to the sport of hunting, and the first opportunity of the year to start replenishing that meat in the freezer, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wild More...

Worship

Double Branches Bible Baptist

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THAT CERTAIN SMILE

The joy of Living comes to all those who have received Christ as their Savior. 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...

Council welcomes Robbie Crook as new code enforcement officer

Lincolnton Mayor Henry Brown began the August meeting of the Lincolnton City Council with the introduction of the new Building and Code Enforcement official, Robbie Crook. More...

Lady Devils face Warriors today

Lady Devils will be travelling to Jefferson County Thursday (today) for a game, and to Washington- Wilkes on Tuesday. On August 22, they will host Grovetown at 6 p.m. More...

Community’s help will be crucial for successful Pioneer Day in Nov.

Last year, at this time, the Lin­coln County Historical Society was worrying about having enough volunteers even to hold the annual event known as Pioneer Day. The Lincoln Journal reported on the need and people responded. More...

People

Fearless Student Ministries compete in National Fine Arts Festival in Houston

First Assembly Lincolnton’s Fearless Student Ministries took ten students to compete in the Na­tional Fine Arts Festival in Houston, Texas. More...

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DAVID ‘LAKE’ RHODEN

Jeremy and Stephanie Rhoden are proud to announce the birth of their son David ‘Lake’ Rhoden. Lake was born on Sunday, July 22, 2018, at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. More...

Obituaries

William P. Bentley

Mr. William P. Bentley, 88, be­loved husband of Mrs. Lee Bentley, entered into rest on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at his residence.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 12, at Salem Baptist Church with Dr. Al Wright and Rev. More...

Marion L. Clements Jr.

Mr. Marion L. Clements, Jr., 84, ‘has gone home’ on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at the Kentwood Nursing Home in Augusta, Geor­gia.  Funeral service were held at 3 p.m. More...

Frankie Lee Wynn

Mr. Frankie Lee Wynn, 66, of Lexington, N.C., was born to the late Earl and E.T. Smith Wynn, Sr. on July 3, 1952 in Lincolnton. 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...