ATLANTA — Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger has decided to delay the May primary until June 9 in wake of the COVID-19 outbreak across the state.
VALDOSTA — Becky Morgan, Humane Society foster coordinator, knew because of COVID-19, shelters were going to have an even harder time finding homes for pets.
VALDOSTA — Warm weather, a series of atmospheric "waves" and some cold front activity could lead to rough weather for South Georgia this weekend, according to forecasters.
THOMASVILLE — A local family is commandeering 3D printers to pump out hundreds of face shields for medical workers on the front lines of the battle with the coronavirus.
DALTON, Ga. — Maybe fear of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) is keeping criminals indoors. Maybe it’s the “discretion” some local law enforcement agencies have given officers to make arrests or not for minor, nonviolent crimes. Maybe it’s a combination of the two.
DALTON, Ga. — A trio of Dalton Middle School drama students excelled at the Georgia Jr. Thespian Conference earlier this year and earned the opportunity to perform this summer at the International Thespian Festival.
Narrow restriction of local information about confirmed cases of COVID-19 begs the question: What is the appropriate balance between protecting an individual’s identity and the public’s right to information during a public health crisis?
THOMASVILLE — Archbold officials report there have been 138 positive test results for COVID-19 across its system, and 10 deaths from the novel coronavirus.
THOMASVILLE — A Thomas County Sheriff’s Office captain will not be able to attend funerals for two relatives who died in recent days. Neither will he be able to visit with family members.
LIVE OAK — Thirteen new confirmed cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus were announced Monday morning by the Florida Department of Health.
DALTON, Ga — With face masks among the most-needed items for health care professionals as they battle the new coronavirus (COVID-19) from the front lines, representatives of Shaw Industries and Whitfield County Schools are among those lending helping hands.
DALTON, Ga. — While many local administrators, teachers and students hoped school could resume before the end of the 2019-20 academic term, those hopes were dashed on Wednesday when Gov. Brian Kemp shut down public schools for the rest of the year.
ATLANTA — Georgia’s coastal cities were quick to shutdown beaches to curb the spread of COVID-19. That was until Gov. Brian Kemp’s shelter-in-place order late last week reopened the beaches.
VALDOSTA — Sunday saw no change in confirmed coronavirus cases in Lowndes County, according to the noon update of the Georgia Department of Public Health daily status report.
ATLANTA — Pharmacists across Georgia are trying to ease the fear of medication shortages in order to stave off the stockpiling that would turn those fears into reality.
CAIRO — Graduating seniors at Cairo High School will take part in a virtual graduation ceremony next month in lieu of an in-person gathering.
DALTON, Ga. — From Austria to Slovakia to South Korea to Japan, several countries are strongly encouraging, sometimes even mandating, that citizens wear masks to cover their noses and mouths when they go out in public to reduce the spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19).
LIVE OAK — Suwannee County has reached 10 confirmed cases of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, the Florida Department of Health announced Friday morning with three additional cases.
MOULTRIE, Ga. — Following consultation with city and county officials, organizers of next week's Holy Week Bible Reading plan to hold the annual event as scheduled.
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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