August 23, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Partnership for Health Kickoff

Early   County Family Connection invites you to join us for the Early County Partnership for Health Kick-off meeting 11:30 a.m. -1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30 at Family Connection on Harold Ragan Blvd. Must RSVP by calling 723- 5122.   More...

Another meth bust

The Early County Sheriff’s Office assisted Ga. Dept. of Community Supervision officers with the search of a residence on Flowers Drive Aug. More...

Grant writing

The   Blakely-Early County Chamber will host a Grant Writing class 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29. Call 723-3741 to register.   More...

Other News

HERE & THERE this WEEK

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 23  LOINS Club, noon, Blakely Town & Country Club  BIRTHDAYS: Susan Cleveland, Denise Knight, Simon Brackin  ANNIVERISARY: Mr. and Mrs. Collier Watson  THURSDAY, Aug. 24  EARLY County Board of   More...

Banana shrub: an heirloom of exotic fragrance

There have been weeks of tantalizing fragrance in the past few months that few children or families have experienced. This champion of aroma I am referring to is the banana shrub. The banana shrub is an heirloom from the 1700s. More...

Sports

Warriors defeat Northside 47-0

The SGA Warriors took their first win of the season at last Friday’s game Aug. More...

Qualifying underway

The   Qualifying is underway this week across Georgia for the Nov. 7 nonpartisan municipal elections. Two city council posts are up for election in Blakely — City Council District 1, Post 1 and District 2, Post 2.  More...

ECHS students viewing the solar eclipse

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Blakely native charged with double homicide

An Early County native was arrested Saturday and charged in connection with an Aug. More...

PCA Open House Aug. 30

Pataula   Charter Academy invites everyone to the open house and ribbon cutting for their new school facilities at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30 at 18637 Hartford St. in Edison.   More...

Editorials

Be thankful for the small things

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When I was a kid, I had a number of chores my mother expected me to do every day. One of them was making up my bed, and I really came to hate that particular chore. More...

Political Cartoon

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Got that helpless feeling?

Mumbles

(The following is a reprint of the Oct. More...