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Morgan County Sheriff’s Office

On November 1 a damage to property complaint was filed at a Chivers Avenue, Buckhead location after a man reported that someone had run over a light pole on his front yard. The complainant estimated it would cost $600 to repair the pole. On November 2 a

Hart County Wins Battle of Bulldogs

By Alvin Richardson Staff Writer Hart County’s Bulldogs bested Morgan’s Dogs 40-14 Friday night at Pete Herndon Stadium in Hartwell as they continued to roll along through an undefeated season. In a game played under windy, cool conditions the Orange and Black Dogs built a 26-7 lead

MCMS Preseason Basketball Tournament

By Jamison Hooks Staff Writer Morgan County Middle School (MCMS) kicked off their basketball season with four wins in a preseason tournament this Saturday Nov 1. At the tournament, both the boys and girls teams made their debut as they faced off against their opponents. The girl’s

MCHS Band Headed to Hollywood

    Photo By: Jack Meyer   By Tia Lynn Lecorchick Managing Editor All the hard work and practice of the Morgan County High School band is paying off. The Marching Bulldogs Won first place Drum Major, second place Band, second place Drumline, and second place Colorguard

MCHS Cheerleaders Take 1st place Once Again

Jamison Hooks Staff Writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) Competition Cheerleading squad stormed the mats at the Spirit Spectacular at Putnam County High School this weekend and received 1st place once again. “We scored our highest score this season for our routine on Saturday,” said Coach

25th Annual Cotton Gin Festival

Photo By: Jack Meyer By Jamison Hooks Staff Writer In spite of the cold and blustery weather, Bostwick had another successful year with its 25th Annual Cotton Gin Festival. Mayor John Bostwick and members of the City Council are very appreciative of those who helped make this

Thursday, November 6 • Madison AA meetings every Sunday and Thursday Call (706-318-1551) for more information. • Learn how to Can vegetables with both hot water bath and pressure canning. Find out about the latest cannery gadgets that makes jar canning easier.  Class to be held Thursday, Nov.

Deal declares November as Parent Engagement Month

Jamison Hooks Staff Writer The State of Georgia is calling for parents to take a more active role in their children’s education. The Title 1, Part A Parent Engagement Program at the Georgia Department of Education is determined to encourage parent involvement in Georgia schools. Because of

Louise Cain Nelson “Ma”

Louise Cain Nelson “Ma” died October 28, 2014. She was born December 13, 1929 to Will Cain and Laura Bell King who preceded her in death. She had a total of 11 siblings with one brother still living Foster Cain who lives in Atlanta. Her heart and

Howard “Buck” Williams

Howard “Buck” Williams passed away October 30, 2014. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Nov. 6 at Plainview Baptist Church at 2 p.m. Visitation with family and friends was Wednesday, Nov. 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Jones and Turner Funeral Home Chapel, 484 Burney Street,