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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

Sports Calendar

Friday, Dec. 20 • MCHS Varsity Girls Basketball @ Woodward Academy Tournament. Atlanta. • MCHS Varsity Boys Basketball @ Chick-Fil-A Classic, Columbia, S.C. • MCMS Basketball @ MCHS vs. Loganville, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21 • MCHS Varsity Wrestling @ Granite City Duals. Elbert County High School,

MCMS Mat Dogs host league rivals Greene, Jasper at duals

MCMS basketball teams continue conference play with Putnam, Social Circle

  By Leila Dycus The Morgan County Middle School basketball teams were on the road this past week taking on Putnam County, Social Circle and West Jackson. On Wednesday Dec. 11 the Bulldogs traveled to Putnam County to take on the War Eagles. The girls were the

Rotary hosts annual Christmas Rush Classic races

By Nick Nunn, Sports The Rotary Club of Morgan County presented the 32nd annual Madison Christmas Rush Classic this past Saturday, Dec. 14 in downtown Madison. The rain and dreary weather may have forced a cancellation of the planned Christmas parade and caroling, but hundreds of icy

The Madison-Morgan Cultural Center Hosts The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

  Holiday Concert By Lynn Lecorchick The Madison-Morgan Cultural Center hosted the 35th Annual Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Holiday Concert on Dec. 3. The event was sponsored by Jim Boyd & Associates, INC. and The Madison Bank Corporation. Additional support for the event was provided by the Dorothy