December 20, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Santa cleared to land his sleigh in Georgia

Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture Gary W. More...

Journal announces an early deadline for holiday closing

The Lincoln Journal will be closed Monday-Friday, December 24-28, in light of the Christmas holiday.  Therefore, the deadline for all classifieds, retail advertising, news items, and legal notices to be run in the December 27th edition of the ne More...

News

Medicare Advantage Plans Offer A Broader Mix Of Benefits

(NAPS)—Whether you’re new to Medicare or an established beneficiary, take a close look at Medicare Advantage plans during this year’s open enrollment period.Those policies may offer the best mix of benefits to meet your health needs More...

Delegate safety duties during holidays

The holiday season is a great time for families to get together to decorate and celebrate. If celebrating is a family affair, safety can be too. More...

People

Fairfield is winner of tailgate basket

Angela Mesmer proudly accepts the LC PAWS tailgate basket won by her sister, Stephanie Fairfield from Tennessee.   More...

Shelton receives associates degree from Troy Univ.

Shannon Shelton of Lincolnton, graduated from Troy University during Term one of the 2018/2019 academic year. More...

Nolia’s Notes

A Christmas prayer

Dear Lord,  Every Christmas as I wrap gifts and place them beneath the tree, please help me be reminded of the meaning of Christmas, your beautiful glorious and wondrous gift of your son Jesus. More...

Obituaries

Willliam John Zimmermann

William “Bill” John Zimmermann Jr., 86, of McCormick S.C., passed away peacefully on Monday, December 10, 2018. A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 15, at McCormick United Methodist Church. More...

Lena Dallis Cunningham

Mrs. Lena Dallis Cunningham, centenarian, formerly of Lincolnton, entered into rest Wednesday, December 12, 2018 in Columbia County, Georgia.  Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. on Monday, December 17, in the Lincolnton City Cemetery.  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...

Apex Marine to expand operations, will take over Soap Creek, Top Grill

One of the country’s leading pontoon boat innovators has agreed to expand operations from its Michigan manufacturing plant to the heart of Georgia's fresh water coast in Lincoln County.  More...

Board recognizes welding students’ wins; ‘Stuff the Bus’ campaign kicks off Jan. 3

The Lincoln County Board of Education began its final regular meeting of the year congratulating the recent win of Lincoln County students at the East Georgia Workforce Development Alliance Skills Challenge competition, which took place in November.& More...

Drug possession and theft top list of arrests made by Sheriff’s Office

In a recent report issued by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department, Larry Dean Cooper, 67, of Lincolnton, was charged with probation violation, use of communications facility in commission of a felony involving drugs, possession of methamphet More...

LCES students share their interesting questions with Santa

As Christmas approaches and the community proceeds with decking the halls and spreading about seasonal cheer, Lincoln County Elementary Schoolers have enthusiastically shared their thoughts on the holiday season, after being asked by The Lincoln Jour More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Imagine that: sheepdog returns lost Bible to devout farmer

I heard a tale the other day about a devout farmer who had lost his favorite Bible while out plowing fields for his corn crop.  The next Sunday morning, as the farmer was walking out the door to go to church, an old sheepdog came strolling into More...

Political Cartoon

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Be proactive with house insect control

In recent weeks, I have had several calls pertaining to insects around the home. Most of the time these bug issues just suddenly appeared and the homeowners want to know what they need to do to react to the infestation. More...

Sports

Griggs signs letter of intent with TMU

Brennah Griggs, shown here with Coach Joshua Muzyka, has signed a letter of intent to be a member of Truett McConnell University’s first ever Mountain Bike Team for the 2019 season. More...

Worship

New Hope Baptist Church

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JUST KIDS

Children and young goats have one thing in common: they are both keenly aware of their environment and extremely curious about their surroundings. No doubt both would perish if they did not have the example of their elders to guide them.  More...

Come Worship with us

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 Fellow More...