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County shuts down offices until April 20

County shuts down offices until April 20

By RICK HEAD Publisher “We’re going down a road we’ve never traveled before. I’m fearful for the older people, especially those who are sick.” Those were the spoken words of Brantley County commissioner Randy Davison during a called meeting to implement cautionary...

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Excessive rain hampers travel, farming

Excessive rain hampers travel, farming

By Staff Writer Residents and farmers of Brantley County and in surrounding counties are in a battle with Mother Nature. Heavy rains last Wednesday and Thursday, March 5-6, have some roads difficult to maneuver and some impassable. It’s also put farmers in a bad...

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BCHS evaluating GHSA’s newest sport – co-ed Bass Fishing

BCHS evaluating GHSA’s newest sport – co-ed Bass Fishing

By RICK HEAD Publisher Bass fishing is a sport like many others in the fact you compete for prizes and money. Anglers range in age from two to whatever age one decides to finally put the pole away and hang up the lures. Fishing is done year-round. Now, many high...

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