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Riding the backroads with Pony

Singer-songwriter Pony Bradshaw takes you on a tour of the Dirty South on his new album, “Calico Jim,” which will be released on Friday. Bradshaw, also known as James, or even better, …

Georgia House member refuses COVID test; booted from chamber

ATLANTA - Georgia House Speaker David Ralston ejected a Gwinnett County lawmaker from the House floor Tuesday for refusing to take a COVID-19 test.Rep. David Clark, R-Buford, hasn’t taken a …

Barton to serve as vice chair of Motor Vehicles Committee

ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives’ Committee on Assignments recently named State Representative Matt Barton (R-Calhoun) as the Vice Chairman of the House Motor Vehicles …
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Obituaries

Mary F. Greer Davis

Mary F. Greer Davis, age 67, of Chatsworth, passed away at Floyd Medical Center on January 21, 2021. She was born on June 6, 1953, in Ellijay, Ga. Mary is preceded in death by her parents, …

Mrs. Bettye Anderson Jackson

Mrs. Bettye Anderson Jackson, age 92, of Chatsworth, passed away Monday, January 25, 2021, at Dalton Place. Bettye was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church of Chatsworth. Mrs. Jackson …

 Kaitlynn Leighanna Matthews Lay

 Kaitlynn Leighanna Matthews Lay, 26, of Thomson, GA, entered into rest January 21, 2021, at her residence. Mrs. Lay was born in Richmond County, GA, to Veronica Rogers and Scotty Miller. She …

Mildred Irene (Spivey) Corbin

Mildred Irene (Spivey) Corbin, age 78, passed on Saturday, January 23, 2021. She was born April 14, 1942, in Ellijay, GA, to her late parents, Ennus Fuller and Hattie Pearl Wood Spivey. Mildred was a …

Ray J. “Towmotor” Osborne

Ray J. “Towmotor” Osborne, age 81, of Chatsworth, passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at his home. He was of the Baptist faith and loved to work with tools, especially on …