ATLANTA — Advocates of disabled voters condemned Georgia’s record of using American Disabilities Act compliance to close polling places in black communities.
LIVE OAK — It’s time to enjoy Thanksgiving Day dinner Nov. 28 and then the wonderful 30th annual Old Tyme Farm Days and Swap Meet Nov. 29-30 at the beautiful Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park.
ATLANTA — Ahead of a primary debate in Atlanta Wednesday, Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg pitched his new affordable college plan to black college students.
CHATSWORTH, Ga. — North Georgia residents who watch the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on television next week may notice some familiar faces: members of the Murray County High School dance team.
DALTON, Ga. — Automobiles and motorcycles won't be the only vehicles allowed on downtown Dalton streets if a proposed new ordinance passes. The City Council held the first reading on Monday of a law that would allow personal transportation vehicle (PTV) shuttle services in the central business district. PTVs are already allowed on some residential streets.
CHULA — Tiftarea Academy’s Josie Arant will be taking her golf talents north. She signed a scholarship with Nashville, Tenn.-based Belmont University Thursday in a ceremony held at the school.
LIVE OAK — It’s the week before the winter holidays begin and the music is flowing Friday and Saturday at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak.
JASPER — Late last month, the Hamilton County Chamber of Commerce held two ribbon-cutting ceremonies, promoting two businesses in Hamilton County.
WHITE SPRINGS — Throughout his education career with the Hamilton County School District, Rex Mitchell donated to the United Way of Suwannee Valley.
LIVE OAK, Fla. — A two-vehicle wreck near Suwannee Country Club on Thursday morning claimed the life of a Live Oak man and shut down U.S. Highway 90 for several hours.
LIVE OAK, Fla. — The Suwannee boys basketball team starts a new era with a new coach in Malcolm Pollock, who grew up in Hamilton County, where he also played and coached.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — Angie Kling knows it sounds backwards. Kling, director for the Children’s Cheer and Toy Shop, said Wednesday the shop is in the best shape it’s ever been with new toys, thanks to fundraisers throughout the year by its board of directors and donations from many in the community. But its shelves of “gently used” toys are relatively bare.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — More than 250 students from all over south and southwest Georgia gathered on Tuesday at the Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition grounds to compete in the South and Southwest Workforce Development Alliance Skills Challenge in Moultrie.
ATLANTA — Heath care stakeholders have pushed for full Medicaid expansion in Georgia but are welcoming Gov. Brian Kemp's partial expansion, hoping it will lead to more.
DALTON, GA. — On the day after Veterans Day, Johnny "Joey" Jones, a Southeast Whitfield High School alumnus who served as a bomb technician in the Marine Corps, returned to his alma mater to share with students his "hard-earned" lessons of leadership, perseverance and positive attitude.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — Attorneys for Jeffrey Alan Peacock asked Judge James Hardy on Tuesday for a new trial. Hardy promised to rule either this week or early next week.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — A Moultrie man died Friday of complications from a Thomas County auto accident from the week prior, according to Colquitt County Coroner Verlyn Brock.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — Jayla Alexander, 18, was killed late Saturday in what the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is calling a drive by shooting. Her father Quentin Alexander said, “There is no sleeping,” and no eating, only constant crying since her death.
DALTON, Ga. — A Nashville, Tennessee, woman faces a second-degree homicide by vehicle charge following a six-vehicle crash on I-75 in Dalton Saturday night that left a teenage passenger in her vehicle dead.
MAYO, Fla. — The Lafayette girls soccer team returns seven players from last year’s team to a new district, and head coach Lucie Gresham and assistant coach Autumn Raulerson are seeking a big improvement.
VALDOSTA – David Guest was in the crowd witnessing the introduction of the Military Monument Tribute Project Monday, Veterans Day, in Freedom Park.
VALDOSTA — It may have been chilly Saturday morning, but competitors in the Valdosta Lowndes Parks and Recreation Authority stocked cart race brought the heat.
ATLANTA — Former President Jimmy Carter is recovering from brain surgery after being admitted to Emory University on Monday night.
This Week's Circulars
George William Martin, age 79, of Live Oak, FL passed away Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Lafayette Nursing & Rehab Center in Mayo, FL following a lengthy illness. He was born in Greenville, Florida living most of his life in Live Oak where he owned and operated a used car dealership…
Kenneth "Kenny" McClain, age 32, of Live Oak, FL passed away Thursday, November 14, 2019 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Harris Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. is in charge of all arrangements.
Mr. Charles Edward Mizell, 84, of Wellborn, passed away peacefully Thursday morning, November 14, 2019 at the Haven-Suwannee Valley Hospice Care Center after an extended illness. He was born in Wellborn on January 5, 1935 to the late Carl Mizell and Gladys Blair Mizell. He has been a lifelon…
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