The number of unemployment claims filed in Georgia grew exponentially last week as the coronavirus pandemic continued to cause massive job losses.
The COVID-19 (coronavirus) crisis is forcing people to distance themselves from others, work remotely, and spend time indoors and online.
Dr. Sherry Meeks saw a need and sprang to action.
Mark Brownlow has spent pretty much his entire professional life working in the information technology field.
The coronavirus pandemic is putting an unprecedented demand on unemployment compensation from Georgians thrown out of work.
U-R 200th ANNIVERSARY
For some people, the newspaper industry is a far cry from their dream career. For others, it’s a passion they couldn’t imagine doing life without.
Today (Saturday) marks the 200th anniversary of The Union-Recorder.
State & National News
As central Georgia prepares to respond to novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Navicent Health is taking measures to protect patients, visitors and caregivers. Navicent Health currently does not have a patient who has tested positive for COVID-19. The following measures are precautionary, and are e…
ATLANTA — Gov. Brian Kemp declared a public health emergency Saturday morning and called for a special session of the Georgia General Assembly.
A state of emergency was declared Sunday by Milledgeville and Baldwin County officials following the confirmation of the county’s second COVID-19 case on Saturday.
Price gouging is up over the past week as communities across North America react to COVID-19 (coronavirus), according to the Better Business Bureau.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is receiving offers from medical professionals and other individuals looking for ways to help with the COVID-19 response.
Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp Thursday extended the mandate closing the state's public schools due to the ongoing coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.
As novel coronavirus COVID-19 cases continue to rise and the death rate continues to climb in Georgia, Milledgeville City Council enacted more stringent guidelines for local residents during an emergency called meeting Wednesday afternoon.
Navicent Health Baldwin has partnered with Amerimed Mobile Integrated Health to provide in-home novel coronavirus (COVID-19) testing for those who qualify.
The Baldwin County Board of Commissioners have issued a second emergency declaration ordering all bars, restaurants and clubs to go delivery, takeout/curbside and drive-thru only. Alcohol can be sold via pickup. Customers must maintain a 6 foot distance.
Sgt. 1st Class Thomas Resha surprises his daughter Danica Resha, a GMC Prep seventh-grader, during Friday morning's formation. Sergeant Resha had been deployed with the Army National Guard's 48th Brigade in Afghanistan since late December, and his daughter only knew he'd return home sometime…
This Week's Circulars
Elligene Brown Couey, 86, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2020. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 10, beside the still waters at Baldwin Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Mrs. Couey was born and raised in Dodge County and had made her home in Milledgeville for many years. She was p…
William Foster "Billy" Cook, 81, passed away April 8, 2020. Services will be held at a later date. Burial will be at Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Mr. Cook was a native and of Sparta but had made his home in Milledgeville. He was a retired from the United States Navy serving as a fligh…
Mrs. Evelyn Hendrix Sumner, 77, passed away on April 7, 2020. A Graveside funeral service will be held on Friday, April 10, 2020, at 2 p.m. in Pleasant Grove Baptist Cemetery in Wrightsville. Mrs. Sumner was a native of McIntyre and was the daughter of the late John Douglas Hendrix and Clair…
Barbara Layfield Atchison, 84, passed away Friday, April 3, 2020. Graveside services were held Saturday, April 4, at Scenic Memorial Gardens Cemetery with Dr. Ron McClung officiating. Mrs. Atchison was a native and lifelong resident of Milledgeville. She was a devoted Pastor's wife of 64 yea…
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