February 7, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

NWS seeks local COOP volunteers

The National Weather Service (NWS) is looking for a few dedi­cated residents to become a part of The Cooperative Observer Pro­gram (COOP) according to Hydro- Meteorological Technician Doug Anderson. More...

Host of activities will commemorate the Battle of Kettle Creek Feb. 8-10

The 240th anniversary of the Revolutionary War Battle of Kettle Creek is quickly ap­proaching. Washington will be hosting events this weekend, February 8-10, to commemo­rate the battle and it will offer a variety of uniquely authentic festivities. More...

LCDA, chamber seek applicants for Leadership Lincoln program

The Lincoln County Develop­ment Authority (LCDA) and Lin­colnton Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce are seeking appli­cants for “Leadership Lincoln.” This program is designed for those interested in learning more about the community and m More...

News

A home for Hope

LC Paws is in need of a forever home for “Hope.” She has a spon­sor so, for the first time LC Paws will release Hope for adoption with the fee paid. She has been vetted, is sweet and goofy, and is waiting for someone to take her home. More...

Lincoln County School System Breakfast Menu

Mon., Feb. 11 - Fri., Feb. 15

Monday - Cinnamon rolls or cereal choice. Tuesday - Sausage biscuit or cereal bar. Wednesday - Eggo mini pan­cakes w/bacon or cereal choice. Thursday - Chicken biscuit or cereal bar. Friday - No School. More...

Lincoln County School System Lunch Menu

Mon., Feb. 11 - Fri., Feb. 15

l Monday - Chicken sandwich, lettuce & tomato, devil fries, pasta salad, fruit. l Tuesday - Spaghetti w/meat sauce, hot garlic bread sticks, tosses Italian salad, seasoned corn, fruit. More...

People

LCES names January Bucket Fillers

Bucket fillers are based from the book Have you Filled A Bucket Today? by Carol McCloud.  More...

Rebecca H. O’Meara to wed Chandler Goldman in June

Mr. and Mrs. Jerry O’Meara of St. Simons are pleased to an­nounce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Hosey to Chandler Goldman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Goldman.  More...

Four generations of food pantry volunteers

The Lincoln County Food Pantry is fortunate to have four generations of the Bertzfield family who vol­unteer weekly to help feed lives together.  More...

Worship

True Fellowship Pentecostal Church

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Only a Shell

The structure shown above has stood empty for many years – only a shell awaiting inevitable destruc­tion by man or nature. It’s usefulness ceased long ago, and further mainte­nance is no longer practical.  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...

LCES to host blood drive Feb. 8

Shepeard Community Blood Center will be hosting a blood drive from 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Lincoln County Elementary School on Friday, February 8. The drive is open to the public.   More...

School district launches ParentSquare app to increase parents communication options

The implementation of Par­entSquare is expanding Lincoln County schools’ current communi­cation options for parents and legal guardians.  More...

Schools issue Valentine delivery guidelines

County Schools have announced the Valentine’s Day drop off guide­lines that have been set for Thursday, February 14. More...

School administrators distribute school supplies

Lincoln County School District administrators (l-r) LCHS Principal Howie Gunby, along with Naomi Cobb who spearheaded the “Stuff the Bus” campaign, LCES Principal Jeanna Aycock, and LCMS Assistant Principal Tonya Burt, gathered Friday, Fe More...

LCMS students Skype with Adam Herndon

Christie Bryan, eighth grade Georgia History Teacher at Lincoln County Middle School, arranged a skype call with Adam Herndon for her students on Thursday, January 31. Mr. More...

Editorial Page

Words of Encouragement

Trucker either got stuck or ran out of gas while delivering a bridge

A trucker had made a wrong turn onto a small rural road when he got stuck under a low bridge.  With cars backed up for miles, a patrolman finally arrived, got out and walked around the 18-wheeler, put his hands on his hips, and said to the truck More...

Political Cartoon

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Pecans, getting back to basics

Pecans are located throughout Lincoln County and this time of year our extension office receives numerous calls with questions pertaining to growing pecans. More...

Obituaries

Terrell Morris Bradford

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Dan Truitt Dill

Mr. Dan Truitt Dill, 64, of Hwy 220 West, Lincolnton, entered into rest on Tuesday, January 29, 2019.  Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, January 31, at Jones Chapel. Interment followed in the church cemetery.  More...

Martha R. Flanigan

Mrs. Martha R. Flanigan, 80, formerly of S. Washington St., Lincolnton, entered into rest on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at Wills Memorial Hospital, Washington.  Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. 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...