November 14, 2018 RSS feed / Other News

Purple Heart ceremony held in Bluffton

A ceremony designating U.S. 27 in Stewart, Randolph, Clay and Early counties as a Purple Heart Memorial Highway was held on Veterans Day at Weston C. Lee Veterans Memorial Park in Bluffton. More...

SNAP assistance available for hurricane victims

Georgians hit hardest by Hurricane Michael can apply for assistance to feed their families under a temporary program supported by the USDA and DFCS.  The program extends aid to low-income families who have incurred expenses or suffered losses to More...

Georgia-Pacific donates paper products to relief centers

During Southwest Georgia’s hurricane recovery, Georgia-Pacific’s Cedar Springs mill donated a truckload of GP paper products to the storm relief center in Blakely. More...

HERE & THERE this WEEK

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 14  BLAKELY Lions Club, noon, Blakely Town and Country Club  ANNIVERSARY: Mr. and Mrs. Terry Moore  THURSDAY, Nov. More...

Revolutionary patriots honored

The Joel Early Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution unveiled a monument Saturday in the Blakely Cemetery honoring 24 patriots of the American Revolution (See monument).  More...