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High School students “Show Hope” to orphaned children

By Leila Drycus, Staff Writer By Leila Dycus Staff Writer Local high school student MaCayla Cook is working to raise money for an organization that is showing hope to orphans and the families that wish to adopt them. Recently, MaCayla established the first Movement Club in the

Biz Buzz Bucks the Trend and Heads To Cowboys in the Country!

by Dianne Lively Yost, Biz Buzz Columnist Yeehaw y’all! Momma’s all geared up in her cowboy boots and hat! Let’s head over to the barn and the ridin’ yard to watch her break Pappy – Morgan County’s meanest, baddest Pony! I’m talkin’ he bites, kicks, bucks, rears

Dogs fall to Hart County with 8-26 loss

By Nick Nunn and Photos by Josiah Connelly By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) varsity football team lost to region opponent, the Hart County Bulldogs 8-26 last Friday, Nov. 1, for Morgan County’s final home game of the regular season. Morgan County’s

6-3 Dogs are battling for playoff spot

By Nick Nunn By Nick Nunn staff writer This Friday, Nov. 8, in Jefferson, the Morgan County High School (MCHS) Bulldogs will battle the Jackson County Panthers for the fourth-ranked spot in 8-AAA and a place in the state playoffs. Although the Dogs still have a chance

MCHS Cheerleaders take second place at Oconee competition

By Nick Nunn By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) competition cheerleading team took second place at Oconee County High School’s cheerleading competition last Saturday, Nov. 2. The MCHS cheerleading team is gearing up for their region meet, which is set to take

MCHS Cross Country Season Ends At Region Meet

Junior Jeremy Craft led the Morgan County High School cross country team, Photo by Josiah Connelly By Nick Nunn By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) cross country teams competed in the 8-AAA Region meet on Thursday, Oct. 31 to finish the 2013

A Sunny Day In Cotton Country

Young farmer waves to the crowd. By Nick Nunn By Nick Nunn staff writer he city of Bostwick could not have asked for a more pleasant day to hold their 24th Annual Cotton Gin Festival this past Saturday, Nov. 2. More visitors made their way to the

Calendar

Thursday, Nov. 7 • Please join the Madison Artists Guild for the opening of MAG’s XLG Show, “Vessels and Views,” at Town 220 Restaurant & Gallery from 6-8 p.m. The public is invited to meet the artists, share a glass of wine, and enjoy light refreshments. Landscape

Obituary

Holland Studdard Adams Holland Adams, 76 of Rutledge, died November 3,2013. He was born in Social Circle on May 22, 1937 to Ralph David Adams and Eula Pearl Studdard Adams. He was retired from General Motors. Mr. Adams was a member of Social Circle First Baptist Church.

Trick or Trot and Trunk or Treat

By Tim Ferguson, Columnist Rutledge, what a great place to live. There are lots of events going on in this community. Saturday, October 26, two exciting, fun and meaningful events took place in Rutledge. The first event, which took place in the morning, was the Trick or