May 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

“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...

Other News

HERE & THERE this WEEK

WEDNESDAY, May 24  LIONS CLUB, noon, Blakely Town & Country Club  BIRTHDAYS: Talullah Hall, Jace Johnson  THURSDAY, May 25  ROTARY CLUB, noon, Blakely Town & Country Club  BIRTHDAYS: Charles Adkison, Cindy Carmichael More...

Students participate in Youth Leadership Program

Twenty-five participants in the Blakely- Early County Chamber of Commerce Youth Leadership Program were recognized last week at Rotary, receiving their certificates from Chamber Chairman Bradley Grantham.  More...

Baby sitting clinic offered

A number of community organizations are partnering to present a baby sitting clinic Wednesday, May 31.  The clinic will be 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Family Connection on Harold Ragan Dr. More...

Religion

God’s care and concern is eternal

Sunday School Lesson

Jonah 4 More...

CHURCH NEWS

Mt. Olive  Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church will hold its 42 year anniversary celebration for Southwest Georgia Pray Band Sunday, May 28 at 6 p.m. Speaker will be Rev. Roberts Lewis. Everyone is invited. New Prospect  More...

Fifth Sunday Fellowship established

Early County Commissioner Jeffery Haynes Sr., along with Pastor Eddie Stapleton have established something unique and special in the Clay-Early- Calhoun- Randolph County area. More...

SGA Class of 2017 receives diplomas

Twenty-five Southwest Georgia Academy seniors received their diplomas during graduation exercises Thursday, May 18 in the Wayne Proffitt Jr. Gymnasium. More...

Dropbox drug incinerator

Early County Family Connection donated a drug incinerator to the Early County Sheriff Dept. last week to help dispose of drugs collected in dropboxes at the courthouse and EC jail lobby. More...

Editorials

Good idea at the time

All That’s Fit to Print

Those guys in suits who sit around and have great ideas for improving our lives need to take a course in practical thinking. If they did, they might realize that some of the things they think are great ideas aren’t so great after all.  More...

Early County Veterans Killed in Action

World War I  William Fleetwood Alexander  Canton George Davis Jr.  Alexander Doster  Henry C. Griffin  Thomas F. Hartley  Orion D. Hudson  Charlie J. More...

Political Cartoon

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Obituaries

Thomas Daniels

Retired

Thomas Frank Daniels, 79, of Arlington, Ga., passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, at his residence.  Mr. Daniels was born Nov. 8, 1937, to the late Thomas Tennyson Daniels and Nina Elise Whiddon Daniels. More...

IN MEMORY

In Memory of our Mom, Mae Mosely and  Dad, Melzie Mosely  More...

Society

Memorial Day weekend at Kolomoki Mounds State Park

Kolomoki Mounds State Park staff have a fun and busy weekend planned for Memorial Day. The fun begins Friday night and continues through the day on Sunday.  More...

Campus

BSC adult education graduates 20

Fifteen of the 20 students of the Adult Education GED Program walked during the ceremony on Thursday.  More...

Good Citizens

Southwest Georgia Academy is pleased to honor the Good Citizens of the Month for April and May. These children were nominated by their teachers to receive this honor. More...

SGA celebrates ‘Georgia Day’

The fourth grade students at Southwest Georgia Academy celebrated “Georgia Day” Monday, May 15 in the school cafeteria. They displayed their Georgia History scrapbooks for parents and students to see.  More...