MILLEDGEVILLE — The Milledgeville Exchange Club will present its annual Christmas parade to the community at 3 p.m. Sunday downtown. Grand marshal for this year’s parade is Jesse Wall. Wall has driven Santa Claus and his escort in the parade for the past 30 years. The parade typically features around 100 entrants including local first responders. Those entries include floats, marchers, cars and trucks, horses and, of course, marching bands from GMC Prep and Baldwin High. The parade route will begin on Franklin Street, turn left onto Elbert Street, left onto Hancock Street and then left onto Clarke Street. The parade will be recorded and broadcast on cable Channel 4 in the days leading up the Christmas holidays.
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MPD investigates shooting in W. Thomas Circle area
Milledgeville Police are investigating shots fired at a residence in the West Thomas Circle area.
GSBA to help school board search for new superintendent
The Baldwin County Board of Education signed a contract with the Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA) during Tuesday’s regular meeting to allow GSBA to conduct the initial search and evaluation for a new school superintendent.
American Legion holiday bingo
The American Legion Post 6 located on Log Cabin Road plays bingo every Monday at 7 p.m.
Community urged to give the gift of knowledge
The Twin Lakes Library System is encouraging local businesses, organizations and citizens to support its new initiative in providing nearly 3,000 children assistance in their search for knowledge.
BOE strategic planning team deliberates goals
Milledgeville-Baldwin County educators, parents and stakeholders making up the Baldwin County public school system’s Strategic Planning Committee convened Monday to deliberate and craft a vision, mission, beliefs and strategic goal areas for the district.
Grant received for 10th consecutive year funds peer education
Some students see service as a duty tacked on to other responsibilities that college brings. For senior community health major and P.A.W.S President Jared Brumbeloe, though, service and a future career go hand-in-hand.
Lockerly offers final holiday tour Wednesday
Lockerly Arboretum is offering its final holiday tour of Lockerly Hall Wednesday.
Milledgeville Film Festival bringing International submissions
To date, the Milledgeville Film Festival has 30 film submissions from 12 countries including the United States.
Drug task force arrests three
Several law enforcement agencies entered a Harrisburg trailer park Thursday arresting an alleged major drug player.
Holiday shipping deadlines are this week
The holiday season is in full swing as shoppers continue purchasing their last-minute Christmas gifts and shipping care packages around the world during the mailing Peak Week.
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