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Oh my goodness, as “they” say, you never get too old to learn. Some of you know that I’m not that old – yet. So, here’s the learning curve I’m sharing today. 

Police have taken into custody the man they believe was responsible for a home invasion early Thursday at a Baldwin residence.

What started with dark clouds and rainfall led to clear skies and sunshine for some Saturday family fun.


A Celebration of Life service for Sidney William Shortt, 70, is scheduled for 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, at Cleveland Funeral Home. Visitation will be from noon-1 p.m. prior to the service.

Funeral services for Joyce Holder Brooks, 86, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 4 p.m. today, May 23, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Dr. Craig Ward and the Rev. Seth Brooks officiating.

A memorial service for Beauty Helen Trimiar King, 86, of Cornelia, was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness in Demorest with Kenneth Temple officiating.

Op/Ed for Subscribers

As graduates continue to walk across stages this week, diplomas in hand,  so sets in motion a walk down memory lane.

‘Downtown’ development not needed in Demorest

To the editor:

Gone are the weeks we once had to educate ourselves on candidates running for election in the May 22 primary.

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