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Aggravated assaults top list of charges by Sheriff’s Office

In a recent report issued by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Delafonta Davis, 32, of Lincoln­ton, was charged with two counts of child restraint law, two counts of cruelty to children in the first degree, two counts of cruelty to children More...

Minor injuries reported in accident on Price-Legg Bridge

Yet another accident occurred on Highway 47, on Price-Legg Bridge, Saturday, August 25, at approxi­mately 8:30 a.m. One vehicle was from Columbia County, and one was from Lincoln County. Only minor injuries were reported, despite extensive damage. More...

Labor Day celebrates the American worker

As we look forward to Labor Day weekend, the average American is not really sure just why Americans have a day off called Labor Day. However, no one is complaining about a three-day weekend.  More...

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Words of Encouragement

The best dad even?

Little boys love to brag on their fathers. More...

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Consumer Q’s is a weekly ques­tion and-answer column by Arty Schronce at the Georgia Department of Agriculture. Please share your thoughts, questions and suggestions with him by phone, mail or email.  Q: What are woody lilies? More...

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Obituaries

Truman Henderson Cox

Mr. Truman Henderson Cox, 79, entered into eternal rest on Monday, August 20, 2018 at Wills Memorial Hospital.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, August 23, at Jones Chapel with Rev. Tom Smal­ley officiating. More...

Charles Ronald Danner

Mr. Charles Ronald “Ronnie” Danner, 63, of Danburg Community, Tignall, entered into rest on August 8, 2018 at his residence.  Private graveside services were held at 5 p.m. More...

Catherine Waters Hill

Mrs. Catherine Waters Hill, af­fectionately known as “Lil Mama,” formerly of Lincolnton, entered into rest on Thursday, August 23, 2018, at Washington Commons, Evans.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

STATE OF GEORGIACOUNTY OF LINCOLNNOTICE OF SALE UNDER POWER 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...

Lady Devils’ hard work pays off with win against Glascock 13-0

There’s an old Charlie Daniel song, recently redone to great suc­cess (around here, anyway) by the Lincolnton Police Department. It has a line in it that goes “give the devil his due.”  More...

Journal announces an early deadline for holiday closing

An early deadline for the Septem­ber 7 edition of The Lincoln Journal has been scheduled for Friday, Au­gust 31, at 5 p.m. for all classified, legal, and other advertisements, as well as for society and all other news items. More...

County hires Arnett as finance director; waiting on tax digest

Arnett, 56, has accepted the position of Lincoln County Fi­nance Director.  The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners had a brief called meeting on August 22 to fill the position, vacant since the untimely death of the previous director, Traci B More...

Freshwater Campgrounds gears up for National Public Lands Day Sept. 28-29

Have a great time at a reduced price, get a free lunch and feel good about helping to clean up the beautiful lakes and campgrounds in and around Lincoln County. More...

Fishing for a brighter tomorrow at Cox Farm

The Augusta-Sparta District Lay Department hosted its sixth annual fishing tournament on Saturday, August 25, at Cox Farm on Leathersville Road. More...

People

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Open day of dove season in Georgia is Sept. 1

What are your opening day plans? Georgia's dove hunting season opens Sat. Sept. 1, 2018, according to the Georgia Depart­ment of Natural Resources' Wild­life Resources Division (WRD). More...

Rowland graduates with Ed. S. degree from Clemson Univ.

Amber Dawn Rowland of Lin­colnton graduated August 10, 2018, from Clemson University with an Education Specialist in Administra­tion and Supervision Degree.  Rowland was among more than 1,000 summer semester graduates from Clemson.   More...

Sports

Devils Bounce Back at McCormick to Beat Chiefs Convincingly 42-8

McCORMICK, S.C. – Another week of practice and a different opponent meant a very different outcome for the Lincoln County Red Devils last Friday night. LCHS scored early and often en route to a 42-8 victory over the Mc- Cormick Chiefs. More...

The pennant races are red hot

BASEBALL’S BEST

“The only clubhouse meetings I like are the ones dividing up the playoff shares.” – Billy Gardner, 2b, 1954-55 N.Y. Yankees More...

Worship

Faith Community 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. Few would consider living in or building a home without windows, so as to com­pletely shut off the outside world.  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...