January 31, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Zepetis looks forward to gaining experience as Journal staff writer

Alex Zapetis joined The Lincoln Journal on Friday, January 25, to fulfill the duties of part-time writer and photographer.  More...

Georgia’s emergency management agencies to observe Severe Weather Awareness Week

From lightning to ice storms, Georgia is susceptible to a variety of natural disasters. Severe weather is dangerous and can strike with very little warning, which is why it is important to get ready in advance. More...

News

Dr. Allfrey discusses health care and wellness at LWREA meeting

Dr. Allfrey, managing partner of Crawford & Breazeale Drug Company, Lincolnton, was the guest speaker at the Lincoln-Wil­kes Retired Educators Associa­tion (LWREA) meeting in Janu­ary. Dr. More...

Lincoln County School System Breakfast Menu

Mon., Feb. 4 - Fri., Feb. 8

l Monday - French toast sticks or cereal choice. l Tuesday - Chicken biscuit or cereal bar. l Wednesday - Sausage biscuit or cereal choice. l Thursday - Steak biscuit or cereal bar. l Friday - Fruit frudel or poptarts.  More...

Lincoln County School System Lunch Menu

Mon., Feb. 4 - Fri., Feb. 8

l Monday - Deli ham & cheese sub, lettuce and tomato, potato chips, raw veggies w/dip, honey glazed carrots, fruit cocktail. l Tuesday - Chili w/beans, baked potato, steamed broccoli, saltine crackers, shredded cheese, fruit. More...

People

Doran, Russell named to Dean’s List at Kennesaw

Joseph Doran and Kristen Rus­sell were recently named to the fall 2018 Dean’s List at Kennesaw State. Students enrolled at least nine credit hours and with a grade point average of at least 3.5 were named to the list.  More...

Obituaries

Jeanette Kitchens Lively

Mrs. Jeanette Kitchens Lively, 71, of Hwy. 220W, entered into rest on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at her residence.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, January 17, at Hillcrest Memorial Park Mausoleum, Augusta, Georgia.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Masons to meet The Lincolnton Masonic Lodge 354 holds its regular meeting on the third Thursday of every month. Dinner is served at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7:30. AA meeting More...

BOC rescinds approval of SHI bid; accepts Milner Technologies offer

There was a called meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Commis­sioners on Tuesday, January 22, to re-evaluate the recent decision to accept the bid made by SHI Inter­national for computer hardware and laptops, as well as the acceptance of the bid f More...

Student athletes recognized for dedication on and off field

Lincoln County High School ath­letes were recently honored at the Fall Sports Athletic Banquet for the fall semester of Red Devil sports, as family and friends joined them for the celebration on Thursday night, January 24. More...

Residents asked to ‘Stuff the Bus’ with needed items

The “Stuff the Bus” campaign to re-supply students with school sup­plies will take place today, at Bell’s Food Store from 3:15-4:15 p.m., Dollar General from 4:20-5:15 p.m., and Family Dollar from 5:20- 6:15 p.m.  Also listed a More...

Correction

In last week’s edition of The Lincoln Journal it was report­ed that the Corps was increas­ing user fees at three area sites effective January 1, 2019. The increase actually went into ef­fect on January 1, 2018. More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Always best to land feet first when jumping into mud holes

Two good ol’ boys in need of work landed a job replacing shin­gles on a farmer’s barn roof when a gust of wind blew their aluminum ladder down.  With no one else around, they began looking for some other way to get off the roof. More...

Political Cartoon

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February is a good time to prune

Get on your mark, get set and go! With the first of February arriving the race around the landscape and garden begins with numerous chores and activities taking place. More...

Sports

Athletes recognized for achievements

First year football lettermen awards went to (l-r) Adam Ulmer, Antaevious Brown, Eummauel McCord, Lane Tuten, Tevin Gartrell, Donald Owens, Braelyn Stephens, Dawson Tankersley, and Gavin Heitman. More...

Worship

Tabernacle Baptist 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...

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 Fello More...