After announcing earlier this month that they’d lower the millage to the rollback rate of 5.585, Jefferson City leaders have made it official.
The Barrow County School System’s average SAT scores at both Winder-Barrow and Apalachee high schools increased for the 2019-20 school year, while the system remained a little below the statew…
The Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) Auxiliary will not hold an in-person Marketplace event this year amidst the ongoing pandemic.
Four residents have died from COVID-19 at a local personal care home.
Madison County head coach Chris Smith says there’s one key thing his Red Raiders must do this week when they host Monroe — hold onto the ball.
Madison County Coach Ken Morgan knows this time of the year is the payoff for months of hard work — October, when softball glory is there for the taking.
With postseason softball approaching, Commerce showed it can go the distance — and then some — to deliver a big win.
The Banks County High School Leopards defeated Lumpkin County in a 37-0 win Friday night in Dahlonega.
The Madison County volley Raiders downed Washington Wilkes in convincing fashion Sept. 22, (25-7, 25-10, 25-11).
- Red Raiders aim to eliminate turnovers against Monroe
- Homestretch: Red Raiders face big region games in final two weeks of regular season
- SOFTBALL: Tigers pull out marathon, 10-inning win over Union Co.
- MCMS Mustangs win season opener
- BCHS Football: Leopards Defeat Lumpkin with 37-0 Win
- Ayers Holds Union to One Run
- 27 students at Bear Creek Middle School impacted by COVID-19
- Jefferson woman dies in fall
- BUFFINGTON: Collins' tweet about Ginsburg a debasement of our system
- Uline plans hiring event Oct. 3
- Michael Kim Copeland
- DOT awards contract for roundabout at 211, Old Hog Mountain Rd.
- IDA approves major water line project
- Collins praises ICE for SK immigration arrests
- Voter guide for Nov. 3 General Election
- Two Jefferson men killed in Sunday wreck in Braselton
“There are a few times in life when you leap up and the past that you’d been standing on falls away behind you, and the future you mean to land on is not yet in place, and for a moment you’re …
I sat outside at a drive-in theater in East Tennessee Saturday night as the sun set and the temperature began to get cooler. I pulled out a blanket and settled into the outdoor chair I brought…
Dear Editor: (This is an open letter to the Madison County Board of Commissioners.) As a follow up to my email of Aug. 31 to which I’ve received no reply, and further in light of board member …
So this is what American politics has come to.
“When the atomic bomb went off, everything in the trench was light. There were no shadows and there was crackling like electricity, the flash, then loud noise and out of the corner of my eyes,…
The Piedmont College Department of Theater presented "Trojan Women" Sept. 10-13 at the Swanson Mainstage Theater. Directed by Professor Bill Gabelhausen, Piedmont's production of "Trojan Women" held true to much of the language as it was written by Euripides in 415 B.C., but is set in the ne…
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office and Southside Church will present Faith and Blue Peace Walk from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Jackson County Courthouse, located at 5000 Jac…
The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia plans a $100,000 fall fundraising campaign.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office will hold the sixth annual Jeepin for the Georgia Sheriffs' Youth Homes fundraiser on Oct. 24.
Jefferson Elementary School students showed their school spirit for Spirit Wear Day. Shown are: (L-R) Lacie Murdock, Kip Johnson, Holt Sanders, Sam Waterer, Paisley Pierce and Teigan Hardy. Spirit Wear Day usually takes place at JES on the last Friday of each month.
Jefferson Middle School students started working in the outdoor classroom to help maintain the outdoor space. These students are a part of the Outdoor Classroom Club with club organizer, found…
As we usher in the third season of this very unusual year, I pray that we can come together and enjoy the falling leaves and cooler temperatures. While traveling this past weekend, it is evide…
Community Brotherhood will be held on Sunday, October 4, at 7:30 a.m. in the Don Stewart Hall at Homer United Methodist Church for a time of worship only, no breakfast will be served. Everyone…
Canaan Baptist Church, located at 980 Homestead Road in Danielsville, will have a gospel singing on Sunday, October 4.
Hoschton Baptist Church recently welcomed its new assistant pastor, Derek Scoggins.