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We Need ˆ Stuff!
Hobo Shoppers’ “STUFF WANTED” List
G et Cash Stuf f! Lions Club meeting make monetary donations may do so
Un wanted The Lincolnton Lions Club meets
by making checks payable to LUMC,
Tornado Relief. Lincolnton UMC is
You Place It - We’ll Sell It! Fast! at 5:30 p.m. the third Thursday of located at 202 N Peachtree Street
each month at The Corner Cafe. Call Lincolnton. Please contact the church
HOBO CONSIGNMENTS, LLC
Jim Butler at 706-359-4114 or Sharon
Bryan at 706-359-1258for more in-
office for more information at 706-
Men’s Bible study
James Edmond has been paralyzed New Hope Baptist Church hosts a
from the neck down for the last 16 Men’s Bible study every Monday
years. He is in need of donations to night in the small fellowship hall at
have spinal cord treatment in Cologne 7:00 pm. Please contact Jason
**Memorial Day Weekend Special**
Germany. If you would like to make Whitaker for more information at
BBQ will be offered on Sunday
a tax deductible donation, please send 706-359-2732
donation to: Endeavor Freedom, 1115
Lincoln Street, Tignall, Ga. 30668, or Reunion planning
Advanced ordering welcomed. you may send donations to: James The Zellars will be having their 6th
Edmond, 1115 Lincoln St., Tignall, annual family reunion on Sept. 3, 2011
(706) 359-3815 Ga. 30668 if you don’t need a tax at Elijah Clark State Park. We encour-
deduction form. age all members to participate. For
All donations and prayers are more information please contact
NATIONALLY ACCREDITED greatly appreciated. Margaret Freeman at 706-306-5914
or Ferrald Kelley at 864-554-8000.
and BONDED AA meeting
NA meetings Graduates recognized
GEORGIA There is an Alcoholics Anony-
mous/Al Anon meeting being held N.A. meetings are held at the Lin- Morningside Baptist Church honored their 2011 high school graduates
RESPIRATORY each Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the old coln County Library from 6 - 7:30
Leah Fire Dept station across from p.m. every Friday. For more infor-
and their families on Sunday, May 15 with Celebration Sunday includ-
ing lunch. Pictured are Holly Strom, Curtis Bieber, Keith Rickerson,
Pair of Jacks on Washington Rd. in mation, please call 706-359-5808. and Carrie McCauley. Not pictured, Tina Myers.
& MEDICAL EQUIPMENT Camp registration
Accreditation Full Service
The Lincoln County Food Pantry Summer Sports Camp will be held
Agencies across the state
welcomes contributions. Your dona-
tions are tax deductible. You may mail
at Lincoln County Recreation Depart-
ment June 20 - July 8, 8 a.m. - 2:30 will be running roadchecks
your contributions to: The Lincoln p.m. Discounted rate for early regis-
Health It’s CLICK IT OR TICKET time in is just an unnecessary crackdown,
Care, Inc. (706) 678-2244 County Food Pantry, P.O. Box 473,
Lincolnton, GA 30817.
tration (before June 6). Call 706-359-
2236 for more information.
Georgia! And if you’re one of those remember that this mobilization has
death-defying motorists who won’t helped raise the national observed
Prayer line open wear a safety belt, Georgia traffic en-
NOTICE Solomon Pool offers and open Bible study Wed., Sun. forcement officers are again launch- safety belt usage rate to an all time
high of 85 percent in
prayer line on Tuesday and Friday Blessed Hope Ministry invites the ing their statewide strategy to save you 2010.”
The FY 2012 proposed budgets for the Lincoln County General Fund, the from 9 a.m. until 12 noon. The toll public to join them Wednesdays at 7 from yourself. All across Georgia, It’s about raising survival rates, not
Lincoln County Water Fund, and the Miscellaneous Funds Budgets were free number is 877-579-7407 or 706- p.m. and Sundays at 6 p.m. for bible hundreds of police agencies will run revenue!
delivered to the Board of Commissioners on May 17, 2011. A copy of the 359-7407. Pastor Peggy W. Zellars study, prayer, fellowship and focus roadchecks day and night beginning In 2009 alone, seatbelts saved an
proposed budgets is available for public inspection during normal office is pastor on families. Call 706-359-6759 for May 23rd and running through the estimated 12,713 lives...and more than
hours in the Finance Department, Room 204, 210 Humphrey Street, more information. Memorial Day travel period to track
Lincolnton, Georgia. A public hearing for receiving comment on the Cookbook avail. down drivers and passengers who
72,000 lives from 2005 to 2009. In
fact, more than a quarter million lives
proposed budgets will be held at 2:00 P.M., Thursday, June 2, 2011 in the A Lincoln County Historical Soci- Zumba classes don’t bother to buckle-up when the have been saved since 1975. But
Lincoln County Commissioner’s Conference Room, 210 Humphrey Street, ety cookbook will make the perfect Zumba classes are offered at Camp sun goes down. sadly, 23,283 occupants of cars,
Lincolnton, Georgia. The tentative budget resolutions will be considered gift for the brides in your family. The Lakeside, 1238 Dogwood Dr., Lin- Night or day, if you don’t click it, trucks, SUV’s and vans were killed
for adoption at the regular meeting of the Board of Commissioners to be cookbooks not only have great reci- colnton, on Tues. and Thurs. at 7:45 expect a ticket in traffic crashes in 2009 and 53 per-
held at 6:00 P.M., Thursday, June 9, 2011, in the Lincoln County pes but also a brief history of the Lin- p.m. for interested persons ages 13 When safety experts studied nation- cent of fatally injured passenger ve-
Courtroom, 210 Humphrey Street, Lincolnton, Georgia.
coln County landmarks that have and older. Cost is $10 per week for 2 wide fatality stats hoping to save more hicles occupants were NOT wearing
been moved into the park and re- classes or $30 per month for 8 lives, they made this deadly discov- seatbelts at the time of their fatal
stored. The money from the cook- classes. Child care is available on site. ery: Nighttime passenger vehicle oc- crash.
books will be used to maintain our Zumba is a cardio class that fuses cupants are among those least likely Amazing seatbelts make many car
Historical Park. Get your copy at Latin inspired moves to easy-to-fol- to buckle up and most likely to die in crashes survivable
Crawford and Breazeale Drug Store. low steps. Contact Jeff Yant at 706- crashes when unrestrained. The Na- But the good news is that NHTSA
359-2153 or email@example.com. tional Highway Traffic Safety Admin- research shows when worn correctly,
NORMANS WRECKING Flag disposal ceremony
American Legion Post 194 will con- Bible study
istration (NHTSA) has found that of
those who died in nighttime crashes
seatbelts reduce the risk of fatal in-
jury by 45 percent for front-seat pas-
Now buying junk cars, trucks, duct a flag disposal ceremony at the New Hope Baptist Church’s in 2009, nearly two-thirds (62 percent) senger car occupants and by 60 per-
and tractors. post home on Tues., June 14 (Flag Women’s Bible study has started “He were NOT wearing seatbelts at the cent for pickup truck, SUV and van
Day) at 6 p.m. This dignified disposal Speaks to Me” by Priscilla Shirer. time of their fatal crash. occupants. In fact, only one percent
Call us for the best price! of unservicable flags is performed by Studies are held ever Monday at 11:00 Unbuckled drivers and passengers of crash victims who are buckled up
targeted in Georgia
BUYING JUNK CAR BATTERIES $5 & UP burning. If you have a flag that needs am, and also Monday evening at
The alarming facts are that in 2009,
are totally ejected from their vehicles,
compared with 31 percent of those
disposing of please deliver it to the 7:00pm. Light refreshments are
706-359-3862 legion Tues. - Sat. from 4 - 9 p.m.
The public is invited to attend.
served. Please contact Shannon 11,593 people died in traffic crashes
Whitaker at 706-359-2732 for more across the country between the hours
who are unbuckled.
Buckle-up! Every trip, every seat,
Now doing custom exhaust work. information. of 6 p.m. and 5:59 a.m. According to every time!
Tabernacle VBS NHTSA, we know that 452 Georgians State law authorizes enforcement
Tabernacle VBS will be held Tues- Prom DVD died in traffic crashes in 2009 becauseofficers to write tickets by simply ob-
day - Friday, June 14 - 17 beginning The Junior Class Prom Committee they did not click-it. What’s more is serving unbelted drivers or passen-
at 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Transportation is selling DVD’s from this year’s there were another 111 Georgia crash gers. So State Troopers, GSP
will be provided, please call 706-359- prom. It consists of hundreds of pic- fatalities where restraint use was un- NightHawk Patrols, and H.E.A.T.
7635 Everyone is welcome to 6119 tures taken though out the night. The confirmed! And those people are the Units will roll-out high visibility en-
Hwy. 220 to partake in an great ad- cost is $10 per DVD. Any one inter- reason we ticket...because they didn’t forcement measures during the Me-
venture with our Lord and Saviour, ested may contact Melynda Poss at click-it. morial Day holidays. “Wearing your
706-401-1900 or by email at What are your odds? Statewide, al- seatbelt costs you nothing, but not
Jesus Christ. Rev. Ray C. Lewis, Pas- most 1,300 people were killed in traf-
tor. Tabernacle Baptist Church firstname.lastname@example.org. You can wearing it could cost you every-
also preview an excerpt of the DVD fic crashes in 2009. thing,” said GOHS Director Harris.
Tornado relief at http://www.youtube.com/ Crackdown coming “You shouldn’t risk a ticket because
Lincolnton UMC will be collecting watch?v=2226xs1skjk. “Our law enforcement community you’ll also end up risking your life.
items for those devastated by the re- witnesses horrific car crashes every So remember to buckle up day and
cent tornadoes in Northwest Geor- Men, Women’s Day day and so many of the deaths and night.”
gia. Items needed include diapers, St. Luke Baptist Church will cel- injuries that result from those crashes Summer H.E.A.T. back in the
shampoo, baby wipes, toothbrushes, ebrate Men and Women’s Day June could’ve been prevented by a prop- holiday forecast
toothpaste, water, baby food, dishes, 19 beginning at 11:30 a.m. during erly buckled safety belt,” said Direc- Georgia’s 100 Days of Summer
glassware, pots, pans, bowls, kitchen regular service. Everyone is invited tor Harris Blackwood of the H.E.A.T. speed and DUI enforcement
utensils, flatware, sheets, towels, to attend. Rev. Alvin Rivers is pastor. Governor’s Office of Highway Safety campaign began May 23rd. H.E.A.T.
blankets, pillows, antibacterial wipes (GOHS). “And that’s what all of our stands for Highway Enforcement of
and clothing. Items may be dropped Rally at FBC officers, troopers and deputies will beAggressive Traffic.
off at the church office Mon. - Fri., thinking of during this May enforce- It’s a multi-jurisdictional traffic
First Baptist Church will have a ment campaign of Click It or Ticket.
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Those wishing to “Colour Rally” May 29 at 2 p.m. Rev. And lest you think Click It or Ticket safety enforcement campaign safe-
Larry Neal and First New Hope Bap- guarding motorists during the heavy
tist Church of Augusta will be in summer travel period from Memo-
Dr. Calvin says, “stop littering”.
rial Day through the Fourth of July
charge of the service. A very inspir-
ing program has been planned. The Stars Baseball Camp and Labor Day holidays. H.E.A.T.-
to be held June 18-19 Teams will also focus on late-night
public is invited. Rev. Dennis Quinn
is pastor. safetybelt violators.
at rec. department For more information on our life-
Spay and neuter ADAM
saving highway safety initiatives, visit
Stars Baseball Camp will be held at www.gahighwaysafety.org Day or
the Lincoln County Recreation Com- Night. The Click It Or Ticket enforce-
fee for the month BOHLER plex June 18-19. ment campaign runs Monday, May
The cost is $40.00; $25.00 for sib- 23rd through Sunday,
of May AND CO.
lings for children ages 2-12.
Sessions will be Saturday, June 18
June 5th, 2011.
from 9 a.m. until 12 noon with lunch
Call and schedule your appointment today!
LLC from 12 to 1 and continuing from 1
to 3; Sunday session will be from 1 to
Youth day celebration
GENERAL 3 p.m. Tabernacle Youth Day Celebration
CONSTRUCTION Camp objectives are to provide fun- will be held on June 19, 2011. Sun-
New Homes damental drills in fielding and hitting day School - 10:00am, Worship Ser-
and to teach correct pitching skills. vice @ 11:00am. Rev. Antonio Wesby
Daily instruction will include proper of Second Mt. Carmel Baptist
Lincoln County Replacement Windows pitching technique, fielding fundamen- Church, Appling, Georgia will be our
tals, defensive positions, hitting me- very special guest. Everyone are in-
Veterinary Services State Licensed & Insured chanics and base running.
Applications can be picked up at
vited. Rev. Ray C. Lewis, Pastor.
NOW YOUR Cliatts Crossing, Mattison and Asso-
Dr. Greg McLeod EPA CERTIFIED ciates and at the Lincoln County Fifth Sun. singing
RENOVATOR Courthouse Finance Dept. or Lincoln Loco Baptist Church will host a
685 Elm Street Augusta Hwy., Lincolnton, Ga. Nizzle County Rec. Dept. fifth Sunday night singing May 29 at
(Next door to Dollar General) Scarlett
706-318-5733 For more information contact Peggy 6 p.m. Refreshments will follow.
Carruth at 706-401-6476. Come and fellowship.