November 1, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Kay Light accepts bronze award at Golden Radish Awards prog.

The Lincoln County School Dis­trict won bronze recognition at the 2018 Golden Radish Awards pro­gram held at the Georgia Freight Depot on Monday, October 22.  More...

Halloween themed story time held at the library

Toddler Story Time at the Lincoln County Public Library embraced the Halloween spirit on Thursday, October 25 with plenty of games and treats for those participating including (l-r) Morgan Norman, Vera Macy Stevens, Annabelle Keener, Sidalee Goble, S More...

Dekreon’s class wins decorating contest

Taking first place in the door decorating contest at Lincoln County High School during Red Ribbon Week was Mrs. Dekreon’s class with the theme “Don't Huff, Don't Puff.”   More...

News

Pine Needle Garden Club members attend Azalea District fall meeting

The Azalea District of Garden Clubs held its fall meeting October 24th in Hartwell, Georgia’s Agri Center. There were one hundred and ninety ladies and gentlemen in attendance. More...

People

Staffs celebrate National School Lunch Week

The nutrition staff at Lincoln County Middle/High School celebrated National School Lunch Week last week. More...

Drivers Need to Use Caution to Avoid Deer

Watch out for deer on and near roads this fall! Motorists are urged to exercise caution this time of year as it is peak deer activity season, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Re­Drivers sources’ Wildlife Resources Division.  More...

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Worship

Martins Crossroad C. H. Church

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Man’s Resources

In Biblical times water was a scarce commodity and was much appreciated by the people of Pales­tine. Everyone was dependent upon springs and fountains, and water was even sold in the streets. 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...

Advance voting ends Friday; polling stations open Nov. 6

Lincoln County residents and vot­ers across the country will head to the polls Tuesday, November 6, to cast their ballots in the 2018 General Elec­tion which will elect Lincoln County’s District One and District Two com­missioners, and the coun More...

Journal requests seasonal photos from community

Fall has finally arrived which means cooler weather, crisp autumn leaves, bonfires, seasonal decor, a visit from the Great Pumpkin, and more will soon be upon us. More...

Daylight Saving Time Ends

Daylight Saving Time comes to an end this Sunday, November 4, and the community is reminded to fall back by one hour at 2 a.m.  At the close of DST, Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is urging Georgians to change the battery i More...

Santa toy drive underway; applications now being accepted

The annual Secret Santa toy drive is now underway in Lincoln Coun­ty, and is celebrating its 10th year of helping community children in need.  Applications to include a child in this year’s Secret Santa program may be both picked up and dr More...

Donehoo to speak at History in the Park

If you don’t know the difference between old-time mountain music and bluegrass, the next History in the Park talk at the Lincoln County His­torical Park could provide some an­swers. More...

Mighty Mites to face Garden City in championship!

The Lincoln County Pop Warner Mighty Mite Championship game will be held this Saturday, Novem­ber 3, at 9 a.m. at Evans High School against the Garden City Falcons.  More...

Editorial Page

Preacher offers unexpected advice to man with cantankerous wife

Words of Encouragement

You may have heard about the fellow who confided to the local preacher: “I’m absolutely con­vinced that my wife is going to poison me.”  The preacher was skeptical.  “I’m telling you, I’m certain she&rsqu More...

Paula’s Journey, Part One An Uncommon Passage Down the River of Life

Across The Savannah

Author’s Note: Paula Deen’s sto­ry appears in the fall 2018 issue of Shrimp, Collards & Grits magazine. This column is part one of three parts.   More...

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Sports

Hancock beats Devils 38-21 as playoff hopes keep fading

SPARTA – Lincoln County fell to Hancock Central 36-21 here last Friday to all but end its playoff chances. The Red Devils are now in 28th place (9.05 points) in the GHSA Class A Public Power Ratings. More...

Marathon Game Due to Lots of Extra Things; Baseball's Best

“But more important than per- sonal awards is winning the World Series. More...

Terminators end season with 9-1 record

The Terminators (front row, l-r) Landon Jones, Marleigh Smith, Winston Harris, Abigail Curley, Caleb Whi­taker (back row) Rennison Ivey, Russell Gibson, Jedediah Harris, Fortson Partridge, Julianna Harris, Kate McWhorter and Coach Austin Curley had a More...