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136 graduates bid LCCHS farewell tonight

As the strains of ‘˜Pomp and Circumstance’ fill the air, 136 Lamar County Comprehensive High School graduates will participate in commencement exercises tonight at Lamar County Stadium at 7 p.m.Another 19 seniors will receive certificates…

Deputies sorting out home invasion claim; two arrested

As reported here earlier, sheriff’s investigators spent the day May 26 working an alleged home invasion at 271 Shadowmore Drive off Crane Road near the Pike County line.Two Hispanic males who lived a the home…

Sheriff’s investigators probing alleged home invasion

Sheriff’s department investigators are on the scene of an alleged home invasion that occurred early this morning at a residence on Shadowmore Drive near the Pike County line.Details are sketchy but initial reports indicated three…

Feel safe on the sidewalk? Think again!

Somebody lost it and ran through the landscaped island in downtown Barnesville, taking out a crepe myrtle in the process.The damage was first spotted Monday morning.Be careful out there!

Hambone recuperating from cancer surgery

Barnesville businessman, outdoorsman, scout leader, movie star and all-around character Stan (Hambone) Hamrick is recuperating at Spalding Regional Medical Center after undergoing colon cancer surgery Monday.Hambone will be in the hospital for a few more…

barnesville.com viewed 1 million times in 2009

Sometime during the day Wednesday, barnesville.com surpassed the one million mark in pageviews for 2009.As of this posting, the site has recorded 1,009,914 pageviews since January 1, 2009. According to Google analytics, barnesville.com has had…

Buddy Lanier named recreation director

Ron (Buddy) Lanier, current manager of the Barnesville Civic Center, has been named recreation director.County administrator Wayne Patterson reported he had 17 applications for the position and interviewed the top three. Of those, Lanier was…

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