Tuesday Jul 22
Barrow County News
Johnston steps up as chief of police
Former Statham Assistant Chief of Police Allan Johnston was sworn in as the city's new chief of police on Wednesday morning.
Winterville man sentenced to eight years for statutory rape
A Winterville man was sentenced recently in Madison County Superior Court to eight years confinement for statutory rape.
Bicycling farm tour scheduled for Watkinsville
Food and bicycle loving Athenians will get the best of both worlds when they register to participate in the Summer Agro Cycle Tour by Georgia Food Tours scheduled for Sunday.
Dr. and Mrs. Britt Pilcher of Kathleen, Ga., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Brenna Elizabeth Pilcher, to William Allen Kent, son of the Reverend Bill Kent of Pitts, Ga., and the late Mrs. Cindy Kent.
Actions filed in Madison County Superior Court
Actions filed recently in the office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Madison County include: a Tyrus O'Leaury Curry, 38, 1250 Spring Valley MHP Lot 56, Winterville, was sentenced to five years probation for giving false information to law enforcement and one year probation for battery.
New Athens Kroger to include Fuel Center
Carolyn Pritchett regularly shops at Kroger, but as a Winterville resident, the drive to Athens often means battling University of Georgia traffic.