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Despite bad economy, Carter’s profits soar

Kicking Barnesville and its local employees to the curb has not hurt profits at Carter’s, Inc.The Atlanta-based apparel firm reported an increase in profits of more than $8 million for the second quarter.Sales for the…

Trojans’ Soap Game is tonight

Tonight is the night for the second annual Soap Game. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Trojan Field.The ninth graders will scrimmage the middle school team to start the show. When they are done,…

Burousas bond hearing postponed; counsel named

The first appearance bond hearing for alleged killer Teresa Mangham Burousas has been delayed two weeks due to a scheduling conflict involving her defense attorney.Her bond hearing is now set for Sept. 3 at 9…

Burousas bond hearing set for August 21

A late August bond hearing is scheduled for accused murderer Teresa Mangham Burousas, according to the office of Judge Paschal English of the Griffin circuit.Burousas’ bond hearing is set for Aug. 21 at 9 a.m.…

Worker injured at Gordon, lifeflighted

A man working with a crew installing an irrigation system at Gordon College was struck in the head by a trenching machine Monday afternoon.The unidentified man was attended to by first responders and firefighters until…

Schools open today; watch for kids

After a delay due to state mandated teacher furloughs, Lamar County schools open today for the 2009-2010 school year.Be on the lookout for students waiting for school buses and other school-related traffic as you get…

Car wash proceeds to help raise money for cancer walk

The Boobilicious Buggytown Babes (Triple B’s) will hold a Car/Dog wash, Saturday morning, Aug. 1 at the parking lot next to First National Bank. Proceeds to benefit the Atlanta Breast Cancer 3 Day. The Triple…

Leadership Lamar class inducted

Secretary of State Karen Handel was the keynote speaker tonight at the Barnesville Civic Center as the Leadership Lamar Class of 2009 was inducted. Handel was introduced by county commissioner Nancy Thrash.Handel is running for…

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