January 10, 2019 RSS feed / Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Good old days involved cheap housing, rattletrap cars, tiny TV’s

An old man took inventory of his life with his wife of 50 years.  “When we were first married,” he recalled, “we had a cheap house, a rattletrap of a car, slept on the floor, and watched a 10-inch black and white TV, but it was 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. More...

This weeks tips from the BBB

The start of a new year is the per­fect time to resolve to protect your personal and financial information. BBB presents the following 10 New Year’s resolutions to fight scammers, prevent identity theft and save money in 2019.  More...

Across The Savannah

Quitting the BandOur

I played trumpet in the Lincoln­ton High School band. Well, that’s not true. I was in elementary school, not high school, so the band must have had another name, and I never played the trumpet. I tried. More...

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New Year resolutions for the landscape lover

The beginning of a New Year is a great time to evaluate your lawn, landscape and garden and to for­mulate improvement strategies for the New Year. More...

Nolia’s Notes

Lincolnton, a happy ending!

This year I have been watching a lot of the made for tv holiday mov­ies. Within the first five minutes of the show, I have the whole plot and ending, but, I watch anyway. More...