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Locks of Love

Posted on August 18, 2014 at 4:40 pm

Eight-year-old Callie Newgent donates a good length of her hair to Locks of Love, a non-profit organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis. She donated her hair in memory of Mary Newgent, her grandmother. Maxine’s Beauty Shop in Flintville, gave Callie her first haircut. Callie is the daughter of Tommy and Mindy Newgent.

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  • Annual BBQ Cookoff set for county fair

    Posted on August 18, 2014 at 4:40 pm

    BBQ ribs

    The 14th Annual Lincoln County Fair Barbecue Cook-Off will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6. Meats for the adult competition include Boston butt, chicken, ribs and brisket. The set-up time starts at 12 noon on Friday, Sept. 5. The adult grand champion with the highest total combined points in Boston butt, chicken, ribs and brisket will receive a grilling prize package and trophy. The first place winners for Boston butt,

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  • Blueberry picking ends Saturday

    Posted on August 14, 2014 at 5:13 am

    This summer Lincoln County 4-H was gifted a blueberry patch to assist in raising funds for the many trips, teams and programs that Lincoln County 4-H offers to youth in grades fourth through 12th. Russell Farm, located at 1209 Ardmore Highway, allowed Lincoln County 4-H members to manage the patch all summer. Four-H members opened the patch on Wednesday and Friday mornings from 7:30 until 10:30 a.m., Tuesday and Thursday

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  • Entry deadline for Miss Lincoln County Fair nears

    Posted on August 13, 2014 at 9:13 am

    Miss Lincoln County Fair Beauty Contest is back at the Fairgrounds this year and will be held Monday, Sept. 8. The event begins with the “Little Miss Lincoln County Fair” contest beginning at 6 p.m. This contest is for girls ages 4-6 years old as of the date of the contest. For more information, contact Julie Jean at (931) 993-8959. Immediately following that event, the “Miss Teen Lincoln County Fair”

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  • Goode steps back in time, attends 1861 Girls School

    Posted on August 13, 2014 at 6:13 am

    Carley Beth Goode is pictured here in one of several dresses she designed and sewed espe-cially for her weeklong stay at the 1861 Girls School. She also wove the basket she is hold-ing.

    Think back to scenes from Gone with the Wind, and then imagine young women of today dressed as they did in 1861, learning the social graces of the mid 19th century. Carley Beth Goode, former Fayetteville resident, along with nearly 20 other girls, recently spent a full week at the 1861 Girls School held this year at the Antrim Plantation in Columbia. This was her second experience as a student

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  • Blueberry picking time drawing to end

    Posted on August 4, 2014 at 2:44 pm

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    This summer Lincoln County 4-H was gifted a blueberry patch to assist in raising funds for the many trips, teams and programs that Lincoln County 4-H offers to youth in grades fourth through 12th. Russell Farm, located at 1209 Ardmore Highway, allowed Lincoln County 4-H members to manage the patch all summer. Four-H members opened the patch on Wednesday and Friday mornings from 7:30 until 10:30 a.m., Tuesday and Thursday

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  • Annual BBQ Cookoff set for county fair

    Posted on August 4, 2014 at 2:43 pm

    BBQ ribs

    The 14th Annual Lincoln County Fair Barbecue Cook-Off will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6. Meats for the adult competition include Boston butt, chicken, ribs and brisket. The set-up time starts at 12 noon on Friday, Sept. 5. The adult grand champion with the highest total combined points in Boston butt, chicken, ribs and brisket will receive a grilling prize package and trophy. The first place winners for Boston butt,

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