Tuesday Jul 15
Margaret Virginia Poole Pruitt
Margaret Virginia Poole Pruitt, age 94 of Homer, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Rev. Jewell Thomas Sr.
Rev. Jewell Dean Thomas, Sr., 78, passed away Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at his residence.
Early voting under way for run-off election
Early voting will be held through July 18 for the run-off election. The run-off election will be held Tuesday, July 22. Early voting is handled at the elections and voter registration office at 226 Candler Street, Homer.
Homer fireworks to light up sky Friday
The annul fireworks display will be presented by the Homer Fire Department at 9:30 p.m. on Friday, July 4. The fireworks will be set off at Banks County High School.
Scales Creek to close Aug. 1
All operations at Scales Creek Country Club will halt after July 31. Equity Partners IV, LLC, plans to end its operations at the club, despite any action taken on its rezoning application.