Friday Jul 11
New terms begin for board, town, Billups
New terms of office began on July 1, 2014 for a number of municipal and county officials in Lincoln County.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Board revisits year-round pay possibility for staff
The Lincoln County Board of Education revisited the possibility of year-round pay for school personnel during the June 30, 2014 regular session in Hamlin.
Courthouse Records - 7/9/2014
Kayla Marie Hensley, Ranger, Chapter 7. Assets: $8,837, Liabilities: $51,875. Kenneth Darian Jr. and Shirley Tina Webb, Sod, Chapter 7. Assets: $48,875, Liabilities: $96,382.
Mayor Wilkinson offers thanks
I would like to take this opportunity to thank the people of the Town of Hamlin for allowing me to be your councilman, mayor, and police chief for the past eight years.
2 new deputies join Farley's team
Lincoln County's team of deputies is now into double digits with the addition of two new officers to Sheriff Ken Farley's force, last week.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Federal prison for 3 Lincoln men
United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced today that Joseph James Salmons was sentenced to two years in federal prison and two other men, Richard A. Mullins and John Freddie Joe Johnson, were sentenced to three years' probation on charges relating to the distribution of oxycodone in Lincoln County.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
New terms underway for board, town
New terms of office began yesterday for four school board members, five town council members, and for the mayor and recorder of Hamlin.
Board round-up: June 3 session
The five members of the Lincoln County Board of Education voted unanimously on all items moved for a decision at the June 3, 2014 regular session in Hamlin.
MacDowell accepted for juried exhibition
A Hamlin artist has had work accepted in a new juried art exhibit to be held biennially at the Parkersburg Art Center in Parkersburg.
Lincoln County's fine citizens will gather in Hamlin and around the county, this coming Friday, to celebrate the nation's 238th birthday.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Gripes and Gratitudes - 6/25/2014
The city cops and the State Police need to get tougher on these idiots still using their cell phones and driving.
Summer offerings are plenty
Too often we hear some citizens decry the perceived lack of recreational opportunities in Lincoln County.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Dumpster day this Saturday in Hamlin
The annual clean-up for the town of Hamlin will take place over the weekend of June 28, 2014.
Surprise $10k for Fourth, clean-up
In a surprise move that split the Lincoln County Commission last week, the Town of Hamlin was awarded its most generous grant from the county in some time, for the upcoming Fourth of July events and a town clean-up.
Groundskeeping concerns voiced by board member
A member of the Lincoln County Board of Education recently voiced concerns regarding groundskeeping activity in the school system.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Commission round-up: May 15 regular session
Two members of the Lincoln County Commission took unanimous action on the following items at the May 15, 2014 regular session in Hamlin.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Town hires maintenance person
The Town of Hamlin recently unanimously approved the hiring of Brandon Edwards as maintenance person for the town.
Branchland festival, races attract crowds
The inaugural Branchland Festival and Guyandotte River Regatta attracted many, Saturday, as fine weather obliged for this latest outdoor offering in Lincoln County.