May 17, 2017 RSS feed / Other News

HERE & THERE this WEEK

WEDNESDAY, May 17  CHAMBER OF Commerce, noon, Alexander Bldg.  ANNIVERSARY: Mr. & Mrs. Ronnie Willis  THURSDAY, May 18  ROTARY Club, noon,  Blakely Town & Country Club  GENEALOGY Society, 5 p.m. More...

Blakely Senior Center

310 Meadowbrook Drive   More...

Jerry Taylor

Retired

Jerry Thomas Taylor, 59, of Arlington, Ga., passed away Friday, May 12, 2017, at Willson Hospice House in Albany, Ga.  More...

Mark Loyless

Retired

Mark Allen Loyless, 79, of Crossville, Tenn., passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017.  Mr. More...

Honoring a hero...

Hundreds lined U.S. 27, Court Square and streets in Blakely to honor 1Lt. Weston C. Lee. More...

Drug arrests made by sheriff’s department

Recent tips received by investigators led to three recent drug arrests and a traffic stop led to the arrest of a fourth suspect.  On May 5 Sheriff’s Investigators arrested Jermaine Mells, 30, of Blakely after receiving information Mells wa More...

IN MEMORY

LOVING MEMORIES  HENRY BROWN JR. January 10, 1925 - May  10, 1994  More...

William Cutchens

Retired

William Careol Cutchens, 87, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at his residence. There are no funeral arrangements at this time.  Mr. Cutchens was born Feb. 2, 1930, in Climax, Ga., to the late Joseph Cutchens and Thelma Kelly Cutchens. More...

Willie Williams

Retired

Willie “Hawkeye” Williams, 64, passed away Friday, May 5, 2017, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan, Ala.  Mr. Williams was born Feb. 12, 1953, in Blakely, Ga., to the late Willie B. More...

Weston Lee

Veteran

First Lt. Weston Cecil Lee, 25, of Bluffton, Ga., died April 29, 2017, in Mosul, Iraq, from injuries suffered from stepping on a land mine. His body lay in state during a visitation held at Weston’s home church, Ft. More...