June 7, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Two bidders vying for Early, Aberdeen leases

Pioneer bankruptcy proceedings update

The Hospital Authority learned May 31 the Pioneer Health Services bankruptcy case is proceeding in accordance with expectations. More...

Other News

HERE & THERE this WEEK

WEDNESDAY, June 7  LIONS Club, noon, Blakely Town & Country Club  LEGAL Aid, 9:30 a.m., Lucy Hilton Maddox Memorial Library  GEORGIA Cares, 1:30 p.m., Lucy Hilton Maddox Memorial Library  BIRTHDAY: John Brown  ANNIVERSARY More...

ECHS Athletics receives donation

Ghotra’s Amoco and Church’s Fried Chicken has pledged a one-cent donation for each gallon of gas sold to ECHS Athletics. More...

Food processing facility opens at ECHS

The Early County High School food processing plant will be opening now that the school year has ended. The facility will be open on the following dates from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. More...

Religion

God equips those He calls to serve

Sunday School Lesson

Judges 6-8  More...

CHURCH NEWS

New Bethel  The New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church will host its annual revival June 5-9 at 7 p.m. For information or transportation call 229-366-1276. Saint Mary  More...

THANKS

Ann Jones and family wish to thank you all for cards, calls, flowers and most importantly your prayers which I believe my Lord heard and saved me.  Annie   More...

Society

Birthday party pointers to make kids, parents happy

Childhood is filled with many memorable moments. Among the more memorable are children’s birthday parties. More...

Bridges-Warren

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Washington Bridges IV of Damascus announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Madison Bridges, to Joshua Dean Warren of Statesboro. Mr. Warren is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Brett Warren of Sylvania.  More...

Ideas for fast and easy entertaining

Hosting friends or family is one of the little pleasures in life. Socializing enables people to remain close, talk away stressors and have some fun.  Entertaining frequently involves sharing food or drink. More...

Property assessment notices

Estimated tax stirring some property owners

At least some property owners were taken back by increases reflected by the estimated tax which appeared on the May 16 assessment notices mailed to property owners by the Early County Board of Assessors.  More...

Evening of Hope

To help continue the work against cancer, Primary Care of Southwest Georgia will hold its Second Annual “A Midsummer’s Evening of More...

Full Moon Glow 5K

The   Friends of Kolomoki and the ECHS cross country and track team invite all runners to mark their calendars for the June 10 Kolomoki Full Moon Glow 5K Run and Fun Run.  Registration will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the visitors center. More...

Hospitals contribute $47.8 billion to state’s economy

While Georgia hospitals are known for being the guardians of community health for the state’s more than 10 million residents, hospitals also play a huge role in bolstering Georgia’s economic health by pumping nearly $47.8 billion into the More...

Editorials

Things change

Other Voices

Sharp-eyed readers may notice that there’s something different about today’s column. And no, I don’t mean that the writing has somehow gotten better. It’s the same old nonsense as usual. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Keep America First!

Mumbles

Still don’t know what the Bilderberg Group is?  From all over the world, they are meeting outside Washington, D.C. this week. Donald Trump is the No. 1 item on their agenda.  Hint: Trump is for America... More...

Obituaries

Katie McDonald

Retired

Katie Pearl Love McDonald, 80, of Blakely, Ga., passed away Monday, June 5, 2017, at her residence.  Mrs. McDonald was born March 14, 1937, in Blakely to the late Dennis Love Sr. and Gertrude Anglin Love. More...

Martha Hartzog

Retired

Martha Alexander Hartzog, 83, of Panama City, Fla., went home to be with the Lord, passing with peace and grace on June 4, 2017, with her family at her side.  More...

Marie Tabb

Retired

Marie Tabb, 95, of Colquitt, Ga., passed away Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at Flowers Hospital in Dothan, Ala.  Mrs. Tabb was a member of Colquitt United Methodist Church. More...