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Spring relay helps promote positive behavior

The students at GES are rewarded each month for their positive behavior throughout the school. On April 1, the students participated in spring relay races in the gym. They raced

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Poster, photo contests planned

The annual Georgia Association of Conservation Districts (GACD) poster contest provides students from kindergarten through 12th grade the chance to have their art displayed as part of a national conservation

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I was a Mother’s Day miracle

Tonya Minshew, my mother, has been one of the most influential people in my life. To honor her on Mother’s Day, I decided to dedicate this article to her life

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Dooley Field at Sanford Stadium is pleasing in a thousand ways

What a nice way to celebrate my 1,000th syndicated newspaper column. University of Georgia President Dr. Jere Morehead and Athletic Director Greg McGarity have proposed that the field at Sanford

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Mother’s Day 2019

One of Mama’s constraint refrains was, “None of y’uns realize how much I do for this family. When I’m gone, y’all will all realize it.” Consider it realized. “Mama made

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Free home gardening series offered

The Jones County Extension Office will be hosting a free home gardening series in 2019. The gardening programs will be held on the third Thursday of each month from now

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Identity fraud leads to 10-year prison sentence

The theft of employee files from a Jones County business resulted in a prison sentence of 10 years for the offender. Vernon Larry Bates Jr. was in Jones County Superior

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