December 8, 2010 RSS feed / Society

Blakely Senior Center

310 Meadowbrook   Drive   Daily Events   Dec. 13 — 10:30 - 11:30 - Rhythm band at Nursing Home. Lunch: Chicken soup, mixed vegetables, marinated beets, wheat crackers, rice, fresh fruit.   More...

BIRTHS

Josh and Ansley Wright Alexander proudly announce the birth of their son, Ethan “Miles” Alexander.   Miles was born at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 19, 2010, at Tift Regional Medical Center in Tifton, Ga. More...

Howard promoted to Lt. Colonel

Paul D. Howard, son of Gerald and Penny Howard of Blakely and Sandra and Dan Staley of Easley, S.C., was promoted in the U.S. Army to the rank of lieutenant colonel Nov. 1. More...

Thompson-Crawford

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Linton Thompson of Arlington are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Haley Crawford Thompson, to Brad Rader Winstead, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roger Lee Winstead of Bath, N.C. More...

Easy ways to extend your holiday budget

The holiday season can prove an exercise in financial flexibility for many families. While the spirit of the season centers around faith and family, it’s easy for families to overdo it when it comes to holiday shopping. More...

Early County Museum expands

Since opening three years ago, the Early County Museum on North Main Street has doubled in size. More...

Don’t let Christmas dinner be a budget-buster

Many people worry about the expenses of the holidays. Individuals who are already pinching pennies and putting as much toward gifts as possible may want to keep holiday entertaining costs low. More...