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MCMS Production brings the laughs

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick A group of Morgan County Middle School (MCMS) seventh-graders, put on a theatrical production of Dr. Sooney’s Medicine on April 28 for elementary school students to raise money to compete at the National Thespian Festival in Lincoln, Nebraska on June 23-28. Dr. Sooney’s

Law Enforcement- Morgan County Sheriff’s Office

On May 2 Joseph Benjamin Morris, 32, Buckhead, was arrested and charged with cruelty toward children. According to reports, a 5-year-old child’s father told authorities that when he had visitation of his daughter, he noticed several contusions on the child’s buttocks and legs. She allegedly told the

Law Enforcement- Madison Police Department

On May 2 a recovered stolen handgun report was filed at a Penor Street location. According to reports, officers had arrived at a Penor Street residence as part of a multi-jurisdictional arrest warrant sweep. While searching the residence, an officer located a pistol grip 12 gauge shotgun

One Morgan Special Olympics brings smiles to participants’ faces

By Leila Dycus intern This year’s One Morgan Olympics brought students from all Morgan County schools together for a day of socialization and smiles. “The reason this day is such an important day is because it allows for their abilities to shine, taking away their disability while

MCMS girls place fourth at PAC meet

By Nick Nunn staff wrter The Morgan County Middle School (MCMS) track team competed at the Piedmont Athletic Conference’s league-wide track meet at the Red Devil Stadium in Loganville on Saturday, March 19. Because of inclement weather, several events were cancelled, including all of the field events.

MCHS soccer falls to St. Pius in first round of state playoffs

By Leila Dycus intern Last week the Varsity Girls Soccer team traveled to St. Pius X to compete in the first round of playoffs. St. Pius X is the defending state champs making them a tough first round opponent for Bulldogs. On May 2 after the MCHS

MCHS boys advance to state tourney

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School boys’ golf team finished fifth overall in the AAA B sectional tournament at the Sunset Country Club in Moultrie on Monday, May 5. The team shot a 325 overall. Eamon Owen earned a 74, Baylie Fowler shot

Willis competes in AAA State meet

By Nick Nunn staff writer Lakasia Willis, sophomore member of the Morgan County High School (MCHS) track team competed in the Georgia High School Association’s AAA state track meet last weekend at the Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany. Willis placed 14th in the girls’ 800-meter preliminary races

Morgan County 4-H team sweeps state tournament

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County 4-H archery teams found successat the State Archery Match at Rock Eagle on May 2-3. The Morgan County team took first place in the Cloverleaf Recurve team competition with a score of 831. Ashley Pincus placed first as an

Madison in May

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick staff writer he Morgan-Madison Cultural Center (MMCC) held its early Madison In May fundraiser on May 1-3. Madison in May is the yearly spring tour throughout Madison, which includes historic homes, landmarks and churches. Tickets were $25 for members, $30 for non-members and