February 22, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Where will your family be?

When disaster strikes

Encouraging Georgians to practice emergency preparedness and response procedures More...

BOE feeling state cuts

The Early County School Board met Feb. 15 at the middle school media center. Stella Smith gave the board an update on the system More...

Other News

Catch of the day

If the gentleman holding the fish looks familiar, it More...

Saluting Early County’s Unsung Heroes Feb. 25

In observation of Black History Month the Freedom Council is holding an Unsung Hero Banquet Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. at the Blakely civic center featuring The Bottom More...

E-911

E911 reports the following calls for assistance in the past week. More...

Religion

Sunday School Lesson

We are to live and teach the truth

Titus 2 It is easy for people to practice the principle, More...

The Gospel Truth

Is Jesus really the Lord of your life?

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CHURCH NEWS

Greater Macedonia Greater Macedonia Church will celebrate their pastor More...

Agriculture

Crop disease risk high on winter bug count

Thrips, tiny insects that can carry a deadly crop disease, have weathered south Georgia More...

Pritchett competes in public speaking

FFA President Haley Pritchett competed in the area of prepared public speaking Feb. 14. In this competition, Haley prepared a six to eight minute speech and presented it to a group of three judges. More...

Georgia Soil and Water announces incentives funds

The Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission in cooperation with the National Peanut Research Laboratory announce an incentive program to utilize the new Irrigator Pro water conservation technology. More...

Sports

SGA Warriors, Lady Warrios fall short in state tournament

The SGA Lady Warriors traveled to ABAC Wednesday, Feb. 15 to face Trinity Christian from Dublin in the first round of the GISA AA state tournament. More...

Cats, Lady Cats advance to playoffs

By Edwin James Sportswriter

The Bobcats traveled to Ben Hill County to face the Fitzgerald purple hurricanes in the first round of the State playoffs Friday night. The Bobcats won the tip and Olijuwan Ofton scored the first basket. More...

ECES Pre-K registration to be held Feb. 27 March 3

The Early County Elementary School Pre-K program will begin registration Feb. 27 through March 3, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Early County Elementary School Pre-K building. More...

Chamber banquet Thursday

A presentation of More...

Free English classes

Family Connection FACES will offer English as a Second Language classes beginning March 7 at 7 p.m. at the Family Learning Resource Center. The courses will be held each Tuesday at 7 p.m. The classes are free and open to the public. More...

Liberte las clases inglesas

Las CARAS de la Conexi More...

Special online offer at our new website

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The Early County High Choral Department has worked long and hard getting ready for this week More...

Community Calendar

HERE & THERE this WEEK

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22 DFACS board meeting, 10 a.m. CHAMBER of Commerce, noon More...

Editorials

House News

House majority approves school spending mandate

Despite widespread opposition from education groups and local school officials across the state, members of the House majority voted to approve the Governor More...

Mumbles

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Obituaries

Walter Reddick

Walter Reddick, 60, of Blakely, died Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2006, at his home. More...

Willie T. Grace

Labor Plant Worker Willie Thomas Grace, 57, of Blakely died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2006, at Early Memorial Hospital. More...

Hattie Lee Aycock

Seamstress/Homemaker Hattie Lee Bottoms Aycock, 72, of Morgan, died Friday, Feb. 17, 2006, at Calhoun Memorial Hospital in Arlington. More...

Society

Naramore-Bonner

Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Naramore of Blakely and Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Lucas of Equality, Ala., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Marie, to Steven Christopher Bonner, son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Merritt-Middleton

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Merritt Sr. of Colquitt proudly announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Misti Victoria Merritt, to Bowen Keith Middleton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Middleton of Colquitt. More...

Hudgins-Dean

Mr. and Mrs. Hardy Hudgins of Patmos announce the engagement of their daughter, Mandy, to Jared Dean, son of Mr. and Mrs. Andy Dean, of Milford. More...

Campus

COLLEGE NEWS

Baptist College The Baptist College of Florida in Graceville has announced the fall 2005 semester dean More...