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Morgan County Landmarks Society To Meet Sunday

Special to the Citizen The Morgan County Landmarks Society invites all interested persons to celebrate Georgia Archives Month and come hear Tommy Gregors, Executive Director of the Thronateeska Heritage Center, (THC) speak about collecting, preserving, and accessing historic documents and artifacts. The THC created the South Georgia

Law Enforcement: Madison Police Department

  On October 12 Taranda Hulsey, 27, Sparta, was cited for disorderly conduct. According to reports, Hulsey allegedly threatened a 15-year-old female at a Micha Way apartment. Reports state that the juvenile alleged that Hulsey threatened to kill two of her family members and then walked to

Law Enforcement: Morgan County Sheriff’s Office

On October 13 a counterfeit currency complaint was filed at Morgan County High School. According to reports, a member of the Morgan County Air Force Junior ROTC reported that while the members had collected money for the “Wounded Warrior Project,” he noticed that one of the $10

Lions Club Fair Comes to Madison

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick Managing Editor The Lions Club sponsored a five-day Fall fair last week at the Morgan County Fairgrounds behind Wal-Mart. The event was well attended and raised a good bit of money to fund the Lions Club’s charity programs. The total amount raised has

The NAACP to host the 44th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet

By Rev. Charles White jr. The Morgan County Branch of the NAACP 44th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet will be held on Saturday, October 25 at 6:30 p.m. This event will take place at the Morgan County High School Cafeteria located on 1231 College Drive, Madison, Georgia. We

Dogs Fall to Jefferson Dragons

  By Alvin Richardson (Author’s note: I mistakenly identified Morgan County kicker Andrew Bishop as Andrew Couch in last week’s article and wanted to correct that mistake. Sorry Andrew.) The Jefferson Dragons came to town this past Friday night and showed why they are ranked number four

Oconee County Preview

Morgan County travels to Watkinsville Friday night to take on the Oconee County Warriors in a key Region 8-AAA contest. The Warriors have made a complete turnaround this season under new coach Travis Noland and will enter the game sporting a perfect 6-0 record including a 2-0

MCHS Spikedogs beat Jefferson in Region, move forward to state playoffs

By Zachary Parker The Morgan County High School (MCHS) volleyball team’s latest win at the region tournament secured them a spot in the state playoffs. For the first time ever, MCHS will host the first round of playoff with the MCHS Spikedogs squaring off against Decatur, the

Sports Calendar: Upcoming Events

VARSITY FOOTBALL Oct 18- @ Oconee County JV FOOTBALL Oct 16- @ Elbert County MCHS VOLLEYBALL State Playoffs @MCHS v. Decatur @5pm MCHS VARSITY SOFTBALL Oct 15-16: State Playoffs Round 1 MCHS CHEERLEADING Oct 18- Competition @ Loganville High School MCHS CROSS COUNTRY Oct 16- Morgan County

Historically Speaking

By Alvin Richardson Prior to last week’s game Morgan County and Jefferson had not met on the gridiron in an official game since 1969. Between 1948 and 1969 they met seventeen times and MCHS leads the series 11-4-2. Of course Jefferson has been on a roll for