January 18, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Dr. Hardee will be guest speaker at MLK birthday observance Sun.

Lincoln County community is invited to the annual “Birthday Observance” for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., which is scheduled for Sunday, January 21, at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church.  The guest speaker for the occa­sion is Dr. More...

Toddlers and moms enjoy story time

Toddlers and moms enjoy “Toddler Time” at the library, which includes story time and other fun activi­ties, typically held on Thursday at the Lincoln County Library. More...

News

Paddle adventure set for April 7-8

For a third consecutive year, Georgia River Network and Satilla Riverkeeper are giving river enthu­siasts and wanna-be river explorers the opportunity for a spring respite on southeast Georgia’s Satilla River. More...

General Assembly news from Tom McCall

The House convened for the second regular session of the 154th Georgia General Assembly on Mon­day, January 8, 2018. More...

Carbon Monoxide Danger Peaks in the Dead of Winter

Each year, hundreds of people are killed and thousands are hospitalized by exposure to carbon monoxide (CO) — an invisible, odorless gas that can seep into homes from faulty furnaces or poorly ventilated generators.  It’s important t More...

People

Food pantry delivers turkeys, hams to community

The Lincoln County Food Pantry gave away approximately 150 turkeys and 75 baking hens to the Lincoln County community for Thanksgiving and Christmas of 2017! More...

Leathersville News

l Hilda Cliatt visited on Tuesday afternoon. So nice to have good friends to visit. l Our family met on Tuesday night for my birthday. More...

Chamber Chatter

As 2018 unfolds and the second half of the Lincolnton-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce fis­cal year begins, we are both thank­ful and hopeful! 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...

Banks resigns as head coach, will stay on until end of year

The resignation of head football coach Kevin Banks was granted with approval at the latest meeting of the Lincoln County Board of Education. More...

Devils take on GMC Saturday

The Lincoln County High School basketball season has begun with a bang, as Le’vion Lockhart plowed through Taliaferro County guards at the junior varsity team’s second game. More...

CDC offers safety precautions in wake of flu epidemic

This year’s flu season is already peaking at near-epidemic levels across the nation as people of all ages are coming down with cases of the detrimental illness. More...

Jurors must report to Superior Court for January term

The Lincoln County Superior Court Grand Jury will convene on Thursday, January 25, and continue through Friday, January 26, at the Lincoln County courthouse.  Judge Thomas B. Hammond is scheduled to preside over the pro­ceedings.  More...

Editorial Page

Haave no friends? You can always rent one if needed

Words of Encouragement

Three co-workers were getting to know each other over lunch when they started sharing secrets about their character flaws.  The first one said he sneaks off to a storage room every day in the early afternoon to take a nap without the boss ever k More...

Whispered Prayer from Stall No. 1

Across The Savannah

Writing’s mysterious. Something happens and it sends your mind to places long forgotten. Writing’s beautiful. You startle yourself with a luminous phrase. Writing’s fright­ening. A thing sends your mind to places you avoid. More...

Political Cartoon

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Obituaries

Reuben Chastain Oakley Jr.

Mr. Reuben Chastain “R.C.” Oak­ley, Jr., 95, of Hampton, Georgia, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Piedmont Henry Hospital, Stockbridge.  Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. More...

Worship

Ebenezer Baptist Church

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THE OVERVIEW

It is a great experience to view our surroundings from an aircraft or a tall building. 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...