July 26, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Planters hotel, depot visions

This is the last of a series of articles about the visions developed for Early More...

Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICES

072606-01 NOTICE TO DEBTORS AND CREDITORS All creditors of the Estate of MILDRED J. More...

Community Calendar

HERE & THERE this WEEK

WEDNESDAY, JULY 26 DFACS board meeting, 10 a.m. Chamber of Commerce, 12 noon More...

Editorials

LETTERS

Hello Sowegans: Trust all is well ... the hogs are fat ... chickens are laying ... plums are still around and there was enough gravy for everyone to have a sop. More...

It's up to voters to prevent secrets

The Brunswick News July 20, 2006 Between now and Nov. More...

EDITORIAL

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Obituaries

Raymell Smith

July 15, 2006, in Blakely following a brief illness. More...

Elizabeth W. Cook

Elizabeth Isabelle White Cook, 84, of Leesburg, Ga., died July 20, 2006, at her residence. More...

Louise Hammond

Secretary Louise Phillips Hammond, 72, of Colquitt died July 17, 2006, in Orlando, Fla. More...

Society

Kirkland McLane

Kirkland, of Bainbridge, announce the engagement of their daughter Rebecca Jeanine Kirkland to Matthew Justin McLane, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alan McLane, of Grand Ridge, Fla. More...

Tedder Grillo

Mr. and Mrs. Tony Bruner and Mr. Joseph Tedder, all of Blakely, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Kelley Jordan Tedder to Andrew James Grillo, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Grillo, of Hingham, Mass. More...

BIRTHS

Emma Grace Chapman Chad and Mandy Chapman proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Grace, born March 31, 2006 at 11:02 p.m. at the Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan. Emma weighed 6 lbs. 14 oz. and was 19 inches long. More...

Jury duty scam

The Georgia Department of Human Resources Division of Aging Services is warning the public about a scam involving jury duty. More...

Tax-free holidays

Parents and teachers should be prepared to do the bulk of their back-toschool shopping next week during Georgia's "tax holidays." More...

EPD: "Power plant permits ready to go"

The Georgia EPD is meeting this week to set up the logistics for the public meetings for the Longleaf power plant draft permits. More...

Other News

Early County fire tower on National Historic Lookout Register

tower, located on Cedar Spring Highway, has been placed on the National Historic Lookout Register as U.S. Tower #661 and State of Georgia #5. The tower was accepted for listing March 15, 2006. More...

MILITARY NEWS

Jamie E. Stamper has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army after completing the Army ROTC program and graduating with a bachelor's degree from Albany State University. More...

Religion

Sunday School Lesson

We are called to love one another

1 Corinthians 13 In the Greek language, there are three major words that are translated by our English word "love"-"agape," "phileo," and "eros." In the classical literature-at the time of the writing of the New Testament-the first of these words di More...

Let the Bible Speak

Believe in Jesus and obey God's word

Jesus Christ is the only access to God the Father. "I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me." (John 14:6) The only way anyone can honor the Father is by honoring his Son, Jesus Christ. More...

Volunteers needed for nursing home

Early Memorial Nursing Home forming a volunteer group to provide additional activities for nursing home residents. More...

Agriculture

FSA holding county committee elections

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural producers have until August 1 to nominate eligible candidates to serve on local Farm Service Agency county committees. More...

Georgia peach crop extra sweet this year

Georgia peach farmers are almost halfway finished harvesting their famous crop for this year. Volume is up. The sugar is high. And prices are good, says a University of Georgia specialist. More...

Chambliss disappointed with negotiation collapse

"After attending the Senate Agriculture Committee's fourth farm bill field hearing Monday, Georgia Senator Saxby Chambliss, Chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee, stated that trade has been a frequent topic and in every instance it is mentione More...

Campus

Schwartz named BC culinary arts instructor

Bainbridge College's new Culinary Arts Program that starts Aug. 14 will be under the direction of Bridget Schwartz, who has a bachelor's degree from Georgia State University and is a certified pastry chef. More...

Smith graduates magna cum laude

Kristina Lynn Smith, daughter of Ken and Lynn Smith of Leary, graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of business administration in accounting May 6. She was a 2002 graduate of Southwest Georgia Acad-emy. More...

Early earns scholarship

James Allen Early, son of Janice and Arthur James Miller, has been awarded a full athletic More...