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Community Holiday Concert sets the Christmas Mood

By Leila Dycus, Staff Writer The sign out front reads sold out and inside people pack the auditorium in search of the perfect seats. “It’s great to spend Christmas in Madison,” said Stokes. On Friday Dec. 13 the Madison- Morgan Cultural Center presented its Community Holiday Concert.

“The fool hath said in his heart, there is no God”

Mae Buice, Columnist Good morning and can you believe, here we are; middle of December already. Where do the days and weeks go? It’s cold this morning but overall the weekend was good. Warm church services filled with love and the Spirit. Sunday morning Butch took his

While praying for mercy, God gives us grace

T. Adrinne Terrell, Columnist Greetings from The Springs! Merry Christmas to you all! That’s right. I said it. Merry Christmas! It may not seem like a big deal to say this phrase, but we are living in a time when the world wants to stifle any profession

God sent us a savior

Margie Ward, Columnist Sunday morning’s attendance was good; missed those that were out due to jobs etc. Visitors were present pray they were blessed and encouraged by being in our worship service today. We as members are always blessed when they come. Just a reminder, if you

Bethany Fire Department taking orders for Christmas fruit

By Rachael Harper, Columnist Well, our family from Brussels arrived on Saturday evening; they were glad to be here and all of us were overjoyed to see them!!  On Sunday, all the family gathered here at our house for Sunday lunch.  You have never seen so much visiting and

Remembering Christmas past and fond traditions

By Betty Moore, Columnist The Buckhead Baptist Church had a Cantata on December 15. On Christmas Eve there will be communion. Miles and Martha Pike will be in concert Saturday, Dec. 28 at 6 a.m. at the Lake Oconee Baptist Chapel. They will be in the 11

Santa’s Coming!

  By Dianne Lively, Biz Buzz Who? What? When? Where am I? Who in the Sam Hill is wakin’ me up at this hour of night? Shhhhhhh . . . Do y’all hear that? Shoot Fire! There’s some bangin’ banjo music and some hoopin’ and hollerin’! Sounds

At a Risk

By Nick Nunn, Columnist Except for the intense zealousness, that fervor for success, which typically accompanies high school sports, you could almost say that high school athletics is only all fun and games. However, taking that view would mean ignoring a very real part of any level

Ho, Ho, Hold! MCHS Mat Dogs host the Morgan County Wrestling Christmas Classic

By Nick Nunn, staff writer The Morgan County wrestling program hosted their annual Morgan County Christmas Classic this past weekend at the Morgan County High School (MCHS) gym. Wrestlers and parents for Morgan County’s middle school, JV, and varsity teams participated in making sure the Christmas Classic

MCHS Hoop Dogs continue region success

By Nick Nunn The Morgan County High School (MCHS) boys’ and girls’ basketball teams defeated region opponents the Hart County Bulldogs and the East Jackson Eagles during their second week of region competition. Following last week’s wins, the girls’ varsity Dogs now have an undefeated 3-0 region