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					PAGE 2         THE LINCOLN JOURNAL, Lincolnton, Georgia - May 26, 2011                                                                         THE LINCOLN JOURNAL, Lincolnton, Georgia - May 26, 2011                                  PAGE 1

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                    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
                                                                             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
                                                                               Donations needed
                                                                                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.
                                                                             Leah Georgia.
          & MEDICAL EQUIPMENT                                                                                             Camp registration
                  Accreditation                  Full Service
                                                                              Donations welcome
                                                                                The Lincoln County Food Pantry              Summer Sports Camp will be held
                                                                                                                                                                  Agencies across the state
                  Commission for
                                              Equipment Provider
                                           Washington, Georgia
                                                                             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 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    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                     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
                                     25% OFF
                                                                                                                        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 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.

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