ATTENTION: This Week’s Georgia Prep Sports and PrepCountry.com Football Webcasts

ATTENTION: This Week’s Georgia Prep Sports and PrepCountry.com Football Webcasts
November 2, 2012

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All-Area Baseball: Buford grad Marsh dominant at the plate during senior year

All-Area Baseball: Buford grad Marsh dominant at the plate during senior year
July 24, 2016

As Buford High’s baseball team rolled along this season, all the way to the Class AAAA state championship game, so did outfielder Brandon Marsh. Marsh, a senior for the 2016 state runner-up Wolves, led the team in batting average this season, sporting a .559 mark at the plate. He also led in on-base percentage (.638), slugging percentage (.907), hits (66), doubles (16), triples (8) and runs scored (59).

Concert for Will

July 24, 2016

We still talk.

Volunteer group teaches children through gifts of humanity

Volunteer group teaches children through gifts of humanity
July 24, 2016

There are random acts of violence that occur across the world – events and actions that call into question the goodness of human beings. Then there are random acts of kindness.

Home taxes soar following reassessment

July 24, 2016

Many local homeowners are reporting “significant” tax increases after receiving property assessment notices.

HEARTBEAT of a CHAMPION

HEARTBEAT of a CHAMPION
July 24, 2016

The lifelong dream was dead in his sights.

Spending, attacks ramp up in 3rd District congressional race

July 24, 2016

The 3rd District congressional primary runoff is drawing big dollars and prominent endorsements in its final days.

Three candidates qualify for Villa Rica mayoral election

July 24, 2016

Three people will run for mayor of Villa Rica, while four candidates will campaign for the open Ward 4 City Council seat in the Nov. 8 general election.

United we stand

July 24, 2016

A cat’s cradle of questionable police shootings, protests from Black Lives Matter, terrorism, and high-powered weapons entwine us. Multilayered issues wrap the country in turmoil during this summer of misery.

CASA thanks the volunteers who have aided local children

CASA thanks the volunteers who have aided local children
July 24, 2016

During the last fiscal year, 176 out of 223 foster care children have been served by 45 Carroll County Court Appointed Special Advocates. According to CASA Executive Director Amanda Camp, the special advocates have collectively logged 2,094 volunteer hours and…

Memories of the summer

July 24, 2016

What’s your favorite summer memory as a kid? I was thinking about this the other day when I was putting my girls to bed, and they wanted to know what we did as kids during the summer when school was…

Coke bottles and the bicentennial

July 24, 2016

The 200th anniversary of the founding of the United States would arrive in 1976. Villa Rica planned to celebrate the anniversary in a big way. We established a bicentennial committee and arranged a great celebration.

Whitesburg Elementary adds engineering curriculum

July 24, 2016

Whitesburg Elementary School has added a new curriculum aimed at teaching children to use engineering to solve real-world problems. The Museum of Science, Boston’s award-winning “Engineering is Elementary,” was officially adopted by Whitesburg school administrators on July 18.

Robert Glenn Lanier

July 24, 2016

Mr. Robert Glenn Lanier of Waco, Georgia, passed away on Thursday July 21, 2016. He was 71.

Gertrude Spencer Young

July 24, 2016

Gertrude Spencer Young, age 90, of Carrollton, Georgia, and formerly of Martinsville, Virginia, passed away on Friday July 22, 2016.

Lucy H. Lloyd

July 24, 2016

Mary Lucy Hammock was born July 24, 1921, in Gay, Georgia, Meriwether County. She passed away July 22, 2016, in LaGrange. Her parents were Charles C.

William A. “Bill” Head Sr.

July 24, 2016

Mr. William A. “Bill” Head, Sr., age 91, of Villa Rica, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016.

Lewis Cline

July 24, 2016

Mr Lewis Cline, 65, of Villa Rica died July 20, 2016.

Edna Lee McPherson Barton

July 24, 2016

Edna Lee McPherson Barton of Bremen died Friday, July 22, 2016. She was born in Bremen, August 31, 1917, daughter of the late Ivy Hoke McPherson and Nellie Mae Hambrick McPherson.