By Margie Ward, Columnist The news has to be in early because of the Christmas celebration, The Citizen will still come out on Thursday, but the Citizen Staff will need to work on the weekend to get the paper to the press early. We hope everyone has
Rachel Harper, Columnist I want to wish all my readers a very Merry and a very Blessed Christmas! I hope all of you have enjoyable times with your families and make memories that will stay and stay with you forever. The reason we even have and celebrate
T. Adrienne Terrell, Columnist Merry Christmas and greetings from The Springs! How about topping off your Christmas Day at USBC? After the presents have been opened and you have enjoyed that special Christmas Brunch and Christmas Dinner, join us for dessert! From 5-6 pm, the first treat
Leila Dycus staff writer Morgan County’s Habitat for Humanity has been busy the past few months celebrating a groundbreaking and a note burning. On Thursday Dec. 12 Habitat for Humanity of Morgan County (HFHMC) members gathered at the site of their newest build to break ground. The
By Stephanie Hudack The leaves are off the trees and hopefully being composted somewhere. Well, the leaves are gone from most trees, except those oaks and beech trees which hang on to them until spring. Not a bad thing though. That beige color is kind of nice.
Deacon Samuel Eugene Cooper, 70, was born March 30, 1943 in Rutledge to the late Bennie and Opie Nell Cooper. He was the third child of eight born to his parents. He attended Thankful Elementary School and later Pearl High School. Following graduation he moved to Atlanta.
By Nick Nunn, Columnist As I grow older, Christmases seem to become a little less magical with each passing year. Call me the Grinch, but that’s just how it has felt to me for the past few holiday seasons. Christmases since I’ve turned 20 or so have
By Nick Nunn, Staff Writer The Morgan County High School Mat Dogs traveled to Elbert County this past Saturday, Dec. 21, to compete in the Granite City Duals. The Dogs fell to Social Circle, Chestatee, and Jackson County but beat Cross Creek. Earlier in the week, the
By Nick Nunn, Staff Writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) varsity basketball teams began their holiday tournament schedule on the road last weekend, with the girls traveling to Atlanta for the Woodward Academy Classic, and the boys riding all the way out to Columbia, SC, for
By Leila Dycus, Staff Writer The middle school basketball teams were busy this week taking on Monticello and Loganville. First up the teams took on Monticello at home. On Wednesday Dec. 18 the teams came back home after a long stent on the road. Even though they