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State offers toll-free arson hotline

Insurance and Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians that the state has a toll-free arson hotline, 1-800-282-5804, sponsored by his office and the Georgia Arson Control Program.  More...

Rep. Barrow to sponsor Job Fairs

U.S. Congressman John Barrow (GA-12) will hold his annual jobs fairs in the 12th District during the August District Work Period. More...

Revised Bus Routes 2014-2015

Bus # Driver Service Area: 05-20 Andy Allen Old Savannah Rd West, Hwy 121, Hwy 23, Ivey S Lane Rd Elam Rd, Hwy 17, Amanda Stephens Sub Division Jesse Cosby, Monitor  More...

Church News

Church News

Evening Light to host revival Revival services will be held at Evening light Church of God, 220 Washington St., 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8-9 and Aug. 10. Sunday services begin with Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. and the morning worship at 11:45 a.m. More...

Datebook

Datebook

GSU Talent Search program The Talent Search program, through Georgia Southern University, is an educational opportunity your child should not miss. More...

Obituaries

Tabatha Burke Stewart

Mrs. Tabatha Burke Stewart, 37, of Marietta, died Thursday, July 31, 2014 at Kennestone Hospital.  Funeral services were held 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014 at Ogeechee Freewill Baptist Church with Revs. More...

Johnnie Humphrey

Mr. Johnnie Humphrey, 88, of Millen died Sunday, August 3, 2014.  Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at Millen Cemetery with Dr. Maurice Crowder officiating.  More...

Miracle Treat Day

Local Dairy Queen to host Miracle Treat Day on Aug. 14

Mandy Underwood of Millen is grateful for the specialized care her sons received at Children’s Hospital of Georgia (CHOG), but she says it was experiences like riding the halls in a red wagon and selecting a toy to take into surgery that helped More...

“TEACHERS OF THE YEAR” NAMED

The “best of the best” were recognized during the Jenkins County School System’s pre-planning meeting held July 29 at the Jenkins County Elementary School.  More...

ChatterBox

The Chatter Box

Soap box time - what is it all of the sudden with these “naked” reality shows - Dating Naked, Naked and Afraid and even a naked news broadcast somewhere overseas? More...

Editorials

Mike Reese

“I was just thinking”

We’ve all got them. Some of us have more than others. Pet peeves, I’m talking about. My main pet peeve is obsessive. I’d be diagnosed as having an Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) I’m certain.  More...

Don Lively

WAVES

There he was again, that same old man I see every time I go to the beach.  Every time.  Every beach.  This time I was on Hilton Head Island with my daughters and two of my grands. More...

Library News

The kids are back at school, so what can parents do while the kids are busy learning? Come to the library, of course. More...

Births

Ports birth

Brianna and Jake Ports Jr. are proud to announce the birth of their son, Kamden “Blake” Ports. He was born on May 10, 2014 at 6:44 p.m. at Doctors Hospital, Augusta. He weighed 8 lbs. More...