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HERE & THERE this WEEK

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 2  FAMILY Connection Collaborative, noon, Family Learning Resource Center  BIRTHDAY: Kat White  THURSDAY, Aug. More...

First Thursdays to return

Chamber Thoughts

Chamber greetings!  The Chamber is excited about kicking-off the school year. This event starts our hearts yearning for cooler days, bonfires, football games and fall activities. More...

100 percent of BSC nursing graduates pass exam

Bainbridge State College is pleased to announce its 2017 Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) graduates earned a 100 percent passing rate on the NCLEX-RN licensure exam. More...

Religion

CHURCH NEWS

Bethel, Colquitt  Rev. Maurice McDaniel Jr., pastor of Mount Nebro Church in Bainbridge, will have his pastors installation at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Colquitt Sunday, Aug. 6 at 3 p.m. Speaker occasion will be Rev. Samuel Anderson. More...

THANKS

To Damascus, Arlington and Early County, friends, churches, also Miller County. We thank you so much for your love and support when we lost our home to a fire. More...

God’s people are called to witness

Sunday School Lesson

Acts 6:1-8  It is easy for lowly humans to forget the proper focus in life. The main issues of life can be pushed aside. More...

Campus

Washington High School enjoy recent reunion

The Washington High Alumni Association had registration and a meet and greet Thursday, June 29 at the old Washington School Campus/ Al ternat ive School.  The banquet and dance was held Friday night at the Clarion Inn and Suites in Dothan. More...

COLLEGE NEWS

Georgia Southern  More...

Keep school uniforms looking like new

School uniforms can simplify dressing for school and may even bolster school pride among the student body. The U.S. More...

National Health Center Awareness

Primary   Care of Southwest Georgia has activities planned for National Health Center Week Awareness Aug. 14 - 17.  More...

Vogtle clears DOE hurdle

The nation’s first nuclear generation projects in over 30 years, Plant Vogtle units 3 and 4 in Burke County near Waynesboro and a similar project at the V.C. More...

Efforts to honor fallen native son

The City of Bluffton issued a proclamation May 1 to name the Bluffton city park the Weston C. Lee Veterans Memorial Park, in honor of 1Lt. Weston C. More...

Editorials

I don’t enjoy working out

Other Voices

I go to the gym about five times a week, and the same thing happens every time I go.  I walk in the front door and go over to the desk to check in. I hand the employee my membership card, which she scans. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Got to make it work!!!

Mumbles

Why is th e Vogt le expansion story on the front page so important? Several reasons! Re member the $2.5 billion Long leaf coal - fire d powe r plant we tried to build in Early County? More...

Obituaries

Billie Claude Spence

Retired

Billie Claude Spence, 93, of Blakely, Ga., passed away Saturday July 29, 2017, at the Miller County Hospital, Colquitt, Ga.  More...

Ralph Hudgins

Manager/Certified Crop Adviser

Ralph Hudgins Jr., 52, of the Patmos- Milford community in Baker County, Ga., passed away July 22, 2017, surrounded by his loving family which included his wife, Lee Anne, his son, Thomas, his sisters, and niece.  More...

Sports

From the press box ...

Well, Bobcat Fans, this is the time of the year we enjoy.  We start the year Aug. 25 at home against Eufaula, but the Bobcats will have two scrimmage games Aug. 4 at 7 p.m. with Central Macon and Aug. 11 at 7:30 p.m. More...

Sports are the leading cause of eye injuries

Active children have the advantage of being in good physical shape and keeping their weight in check. More...