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Mayo record focuses spotlight on county personnel policy

Allegations surfacing about the Lamar County assessors board hiring chief appraiser Linda Mayo before her criminal background check was done have revealed county personnel policy does not authorize background and drug tests on potential employees.The…

B’ville mom jailed for leaving twins in car while shopping

A 26-year-old Barnesville woman was arrested in Clayton County last night after she allegedly left her four-month-old twins locked in her car in the heat while she shopped at a Wal-Mart shopping center.Officials said the…

Accident victim undergoes reconstructive surgery

Not even a week ago Jarrod Trice of Milner was seriously injured in a traffic accident at the intersection of Highway 41 north and the Highway 36 bypass. Trice, 28, was driving a gray, four-door…

TRR to Celebrate America June 27

The Rock Ranch is preparing for what will be its biggest and best display of family fun yet. Celebrate America will mark its 10th anniversary when gates open at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 27.The day…

School board to hold line on millage rate

By Sherri EllingtonAt its June 9 meeting, the board of education voted to advertise a $18,132,396 million budget for the 2009-10 school year.After freezing local salaries for all employees ‘“  including superintendent Dr. Bill Truby…

Local man attacked by rabid fox

County commission chairman Jay Matthews reported Tuesday that one of his Fredonia Church Road neighbors was attacked by a rabid fox over the weekend.Dan Tant was attacked in his driveway but managed to fight off…

Chamber golf tourney is Wednesday

The chamber of commerce will host its third annual golf tournament June 17 at Morgan Dairy Golf Club. Local attorney Bill Lindsey, a Civil War re-enactor, will fire his cannon to begin the tournament at…

Two injured in 341/18 impact zone; victims identified

Two people were seriously injured and a third shaken up after yet another high-impact collision at the ever-dangerous intersection of highways 341 and 18 in Barnesville Thursday.The most seriously injured victim in the 2:15 p.m.…

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