A couple charged with beating their two-month-old daughter to the point she suffered 27 fractures and bone injuries are on tial this week in Lamar superior court. Jury selection began Monday. One of the older…
In a surprise move, drug dealer Cornellius Duran Walker, 36, entered guilty pleas to all charges against him April 20, was sentenced to 20 years in prison and fined $300,000 by Judge Bill Fears. Known…
The soccer season for LC ended at Avondale Stadium in Decatur this week with both teams losing to Paideia in the Elite 8 round of the state playoffs. On Monday, the girls lost 9-1. On Tuesday, the boys lost 9-0.
With COVID no longer a significant health threat here in Barnesville-Lamar County, The Herald Gazette will suspend updating the COVID -19 Monitor on barnesville.com April 26. Newspaper staffers have updated the statistics for Lamar and…
Gordon State College will host a color run Saturday morning and traffic in and around the campus may be congested for a time.
The run begins at 9 a.m. at the campus athletic complex and goes up Houston Street to Thomaston Street and then onto Spencer Street. The 5K route continues on Memorial Drive and Hihglander Way then around the campus walking trail.
Beware of traffic and pedestrian congestion in the area. For more information, call 678.359.5259.
A man was lifeflighted to Macon Wednesday morning after flipping a side by side ATV in a driveway on Cherokee Drive in Barnesville. The victim had to be extricated.
Due to the weight of the patient, the chopper flew over town for a time burning off fuel to reach a takeoff weight.
The landing zone was established at the Gordon parking lot off College Drive.
More to follow…
The Lamar County Trojans (12-5) take on the Brooks County today in the Sweet 16 round of the Class A Div. I soccer playoffs. First touch is set for 5:30 p.m. at Trojan Field.
The Brooks County Trojans (11-3-2) topped Jefferson County 6-1 in their first round match.
Final: LC 3 BC 2
The #8 Lady Trojans (12-3-1) host the Dublin Fighting Irish today in the Sweet 16 round of the GHSA state soccer playoffs. LC defeated Metter 9-0 in round one.
Dublin comes in at 11-5 and unranked. They defeated Irwin County 6-1 in round one.
First touch is at 5:30 p.m. at Trojan Field. Check back often for scoring updates.
FINAL : LC 8 Dublin 0