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Law Enforcement: Oct. 8, 2013 edition

Madison Police Department On September 28 a larceny from building complaint was filed at the Dollar General Store, Eatonton Highway, after a woman reported that while she was at the store she laid her wallet down and walked away. The woman said when she realized she didn’t

Turn the government back on!

By Dianne Lively Yost Somebody needs to turn the dad-blasted government back on! I reckon Momma’s gonna be the one to flip the switch! Or maybe we just need to require our elected officials in the Senate and House of Representatives to take a breathalyzer test before

Halting Cry: Bulldogs cut down Oconee Warriors 41-29

By Nick Nunn, Staff Writer Morgan County’s 41-29 victory against the Oconee County Warriors, the Bulldogs’ first 8-AAA region opponent of the season, gets the Dogs off on the right track for the postseason possibilities in the months to come. The game ended up being the fourth

Close: Win or lose

By Nick Nunn I love a close game. Whatever the outcome, the close games are the ones that I always seem to remember the best. I guess it is because the close games really make us open up and invest ourselves fully in what is happening, either

Oconee down, North Oconee Titans next on plate for Bulldogs’ dinner

Dogs Pink Out! The Morgan County vs. North Oconee game tomorrow night has been designated a “Pink Out,” recognizing October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Touchdown Club is hosting Morgan Memorial Hospital, who is selling “Pink” shirts. All proceeds from the sale of shirts will fund

Tough competition for cross country at Gunderson race

By Nick Nunn, Staff Writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) Cross Country team faced tough competition at the Aubrae Gunderson Invitational this past Saturday, Sept. 28. Both the girls’ and boys’ teams came in last place as a team in the championship boys and girls three-mile

Smart plays earn wins for the Spike Dogs

By Leila Dycus, Intern The Morgan County Spike Dogs came home on Thursday, Sept. 26 after time on the road facing Oconee County and Athens Academy. “We just kind of messed up mentally, but I think that we had great serves, great hits. We played smarter than

MCHS competition cheer places second at GCSU meet

By Nick Nunn, Staff Writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) Competition Cheerleading team took second place in a meet last Saturday, Sept. 28, held at Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville. There were three teams in Morgan County’s class, but none were region opponents. “We

Warriors trump JV Dogs in hard-fought battle

By Nick Nunn, Staff Writer Last Thursday, Sept. 26, the Morgan County High School (MCHS) JV football team lost a hard-fought game against the Oconee County Warriors 8-17. “Our kids played hard,” said Coach Todd Peaster. “Quarterback Colin Eberhardt made some great throws, and our backs ran

Lady Dogs steamroll competition the week before regionals

Region Tourney This best-of-three series will take place Monday, Oct.7, time TBA. We will post the time on the Morgan County Citizen’s Facebook page, as soon as it is announced. By Nick Nunn, Staff Writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) varsity softball team picked up three big