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Educator, coach Griffin remembered

Family and friends in recent days mourned the death of Doug Griffin, the man who coached a state championship-winning girls basketball team at Murray County High School and three times was elected …

Lonas named Farm Credit Scholar

KNOXVILLE – The Herbert College of Agriculture at the UT Institute of Agriculture has selected six new members of the Farm Credit Scholars Program, including Adella Lonas of Murray County. The …

Murray County lags on Census response

Murray County’s response to the U.S.  Census is lagging well behind the rest of Georgia. The U.S. Census website lists Murray’s current “self reporting” rate at 48.1 …

Eton moves fireworks show

The Town of Eton will celebrate July 4 with a fireworks show on Friday, July 10, according to Town Clerk Kim Hall.The show, which will be held at Eton City Park, was originally scheduled for June …
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Obituaries

Rebecca Jane Martin

Rebecca Jane Martin, age 71, of Chatsworth, passed away June 24, 2020, at Hamilton Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.She is preceded in death by her husband, Buddy Martin; parents, John …

Mr. Douglas G. Griffin

Mr. Douglas G. Griffin, age 88, of Chatsworth, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at his residence.Mr. Griffin was a member of the Chatsworth First United Methodist Church where he was recognized …

Betty Dunn

Betty Dunn, 87, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, June 22, 2020. She was a resident of Oldfort for 64 years. She loved traveling, reading and tending to her flowers. She was very active …

Lanell Charles Silvers

Lanell Charles Silvers, age 85, of Chatsworth, passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2020.~NEWLINE~Lanell was a member of Faith Baptist Church.~NEWLINE~She was preceded in death by her husband, Jay …

Mary Ineze Nolan

Mary Ineze Nolan, age 89, of Chatsworth, passed away on Thursday, May 28, 2020, at Chatsworth Health Care Center.~NEWLINE~She was a member of Berean Baptist Church.~NEWLINE~Mrs. Nolan was preceded in …