News

Georgia sets new records for investment, job growth

ATLANTA - New investment in Georgia topped $21.2 billion during the last fiscal year, with 358 projects creating 51,132 jobs, Gov. Brian Kemp announced Wednesday.The investment and jobs figures …

Health Department offers services for students

School will begin soon in Murray County. Is your child ready to meet Georgia school health requirements? Get it all done safely, conveniently, and affordably at a one-stop spot.The Murray County …

County to use church for jurors

Chatsworth First Baptist Church will allow jury panelists to continue to assemble on church property for another year. Murray County Commissioner Greg Hogan on Monday OK’d a one-year lease …
Sports

N. Murray takes on tough competition

LINDALE— Most football coaches tend to share the same sentiment about preseason scrimmages: at least nobody got hurt.North Murray’s Preston Poag had a similar vibe after Friday’s …

Murray scrimmages, readies for Coahulla

Despite a long lightning delay on Friday, Murray County’s annual Green and White scrimmage went smoothly for new Indians coach Kurt Napier, his revamped staff and his young football …
Obituaries

Gregg Springfield

Mr. Gregg Springfield, age 81 of Chatsworth, passed away on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at AdventHealth Gordon.Gregg was the recipient of the Jaycee Young Man of the Year award in 1975. He graduated …

Troy Weaver

Mr. Troy Weaver, age 84 of Chatsworth, passed away on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.He was preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis Davis Weaver; …

Harold E. Fowler

Mr. Harold E. Fowler, age 87 of Chatsworth, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2022 at Hamilton Medical Center.Harold was a master carpenter and builder. He owned and operated his own business, and …

Dorothy Souther Harper

Dorothy Souther Harper, 87, of Dalton passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2022. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Berry Souther. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth …

Berthel Ann Stafford

Mrs. Berthel Ann Stafford, age 85 of Crandall, Ga., passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2022 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.Berthel was a master gardener and canner. She loved her …