December 27, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Bring one for the “Chipper”

The Early County 4- H Club is again sponsoring More...

Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICES

121306-01 NOTICE OF INTENT TO INCORPORATE Notice is given that Articles of Incorporation which will incorporate JAKIN BAPTIST CHURCH, Inc., will be delivered to the Secretary of State for filing in accordance with the Georgia Business Corporat More...

Community Calendar

HERE & THERE this WEEK

WEDNESDAY, DEC 27 12-STEP substance abuse meeting, 8 p.m., Hope House Ministries, 459 Bay St. For info call Min. More...

Editorials

Mumbles

And... a Happy New Year!

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EDITORIAL

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Other Voices

Around Washington

Tom Delay Returns Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay is about to return to the Washington political scene as a high-profile operative for the American Conservative Union if his negotiations with ACU Chairman David Keene are successfully comple More...

Obituaries

Lucille Jenkins

Homemaker

Lucille More...

John C. Hargrove Jr.

Salesman

John Cullen Hargrove Jr., 73, of Americus died Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2006, at Sumter Regional Hospital in Americus. Mr. More...

Ethel H. Jones

Homemaker

Ethel Hicks Jones, 78, of Blakely died Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2006, at Early Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Jones was born in Early County, Oct. 30, 1928, to the late Lee Hicks and Emma Lucile Dorman Hicks. She was a member of Blakely Jehovah More...

Society

McEntire-Dennard

Mr. Hugh C. McEntire of Thomasville, and Susan Williams of Blakely, announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Ruth, to Jamie Lee Dennard, son of Patricia Whiddon of Thomasville. More...

BIRTHS

Doug and Carol Denhof of Atlanta, proudly announce the birth of their son, Jacob Drayton Denhof, born Dec. 5, 2006, at Northside Hospital in Atlanta. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches long. More...

Devyn celebrates second birthday

Devyn Bennett celebrated her second birthday Nov. 19, 2006, with a Dora the Explorer party in Florida with family. Devyn also celebrated with a Georgia Bulldogs party at home with family and friends. Devyn parent More...

Bush state’s top case manager

Mary Edith Bush, a social services case manager and a 32-year veteran of the Early County Department of Family and Children More...

Bobcats’ Woolf, Taylor receive top honors

The Early County Bobcats finished the season with a 11-3 record and a trip to the semi-finals in the Georgia Dome, giving Bobcat fans another great season to remember, adding another notch to the Bobcat tradition. Their accomplishments didn More...

Dan Cox battling ALS

Special accounts have been set up at Bank of Early and First State Bank where donations can be made to help the Dan Cox family offset medical expenses. Cox, a longtime farmer in the Urquhart Community of Early County was diagnosed with ALS More...

Other News

Volunteer organization funding available

Funds in the amount of $6,698 have been made available to Early County for the purpose of supplementing and extending ongoing efforts to provide shelter, food, and supportive services for individuals who are without shelter or facing an imminent thr More...

Arlington park renovated

The small sidewalk park in downtown Arlington had been looking rather run down over the years. First built by community volunteers, the park was allowed over the years to fall into disrepair. More...

Retired educators meet in Edison

The Southwest Georgia Retired Educators Association met Nov. 15 at the Lion More...

Religion

Sunday School Lesson

We are saved through Christ Jesus

Philippians 2:1-11 The Apostle Paul wrote his letter to the church at Philippi (Philippians 1:1) while he was a prisoner in Rome. This is considered his most joyous letter. Even from this More...

CHURCH NEWS

Union A.M.E. Union African Methodist Episcopal Church will host a Watch Night service on Dec. 31 beginning at 9 p.m. Everyone is cordially invited to attend and participate in the programs. True Love M.B. More...

The Gospel Truth

Did you give God what he wants for Christmas?

It is common at Christmas time to turn our thoughts to familiar biblical passages, like the birth narratives found in Matthew and Luke. Often on Christ-mas we hear a sermon taken from the most famous verse of the Bible, John 3:16. I doubt you More...

Agriculture

FSA News

Annual DCP enrollment underway

To participate in DCP, producers are required to designate shares and sign the Direct and Counter- Cyclical Program Contract (CCC-509) on a yearly basis. The annual DCP sign-up period runs from Oct. 1 to June 1 of the applicable program year. More...

Simple care keeps pansies beautiful

Colorful pansy beds take a bit of time. But a few simple tasks can keep them looking great and blooming for months whenever the weather permits. When the temperature drops below 25 degrees Fahrenheit, pansy foliage will wilt and turn graygreen. More...

Campus

COLLEGE NEWS

Abraham Baldwin A total of 370 students were named to the 2006 fall term dean More...