NEWNAN, Ga. — Kellie Parker Henderson and Kelly Otis Henderson of Newnan, Ga. announce the birth of their son, William Welch Henderson.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Giniann and David Forrester and Annalee Rose, of Winston-Salem, N.C., announce the birth of their son and Annalee’s brother, Benjamin Ezekiel Forrester.

Charlie and Lois Zorn of Crosland celebrated 70 years of marriage on Aug. 20, 2016, with family and friends. The couple were joined together on Aug. 9, 1946.

MOULTRIE — Richard and Vickie Sangster of Moultrie are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kalley Ashton Sangster, to Matthew Alan Kramer. He is the son of Mark and Billie Kramer of Leesburg, Ga.

MOULTRIE — Becky Moore of Moultrie, is proud to announce the engagement of her daughter, Hannah Rebecca Moore, to William Hoyt “Buck” Harris, II. He is the son of Debbie Fincher and Bill Harris of Athens, Ga.

Kathryn Barber Kryder and Jeffrey Michael Putnam were united in marriage at half past five on April 30, 2016, at Peachtree Presbyterian Church in Atlanta. Dr. Mark Crumpler officiated the ceremony.

MOULTRIE - Miriam Mendez and Francisco Hernandez, of Moultrie, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Kaylor Javier Hernandez, born on June 19, 2016, at 8:45 a.m., at 20 inches and weighing 7lbs and .07 oz.  He is the brother to Amylene, Makayla and Gabriel.  He is the grandson of Ade…

COOLIDGE - Miss Heather Merritt and Mr. Garret Hortman were married on the 16th of April at ten o’clock in the morning at The King and Prince Resort in St. Simons Island, Georgia. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Al Merritt of Wray, Georgia. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. …

MOULTRIE — Jeff and Traci Smith of Paris, Tenn., are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennie Lynn Smith, to Joshua Ronald Lovett. He is the son of Ron and Kim Lovett, of Moultrie. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Victor and Jennie Baldwin of Paris, Tenn., and the la…

MOULTRIE - Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Albert Wynn of Moultrie, Ga., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Georgianna Blaize Wynn and Mr. Steven Cody Bridges of Doerun, Ga., son of Mrs. Roselyn Beasley Bridges, of Doerun and the late Steven Forehand Bridges.

MOULTRIE — Kaitlyn Giles and Jessie Beasley were united in marriage on Nov. 7, 2015, at the Fitz Farm in Cordele, Ga., with the Rev. Grady Morey officiating.

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. — Rick and Robyn Hughes of Santa Rosa Beach, Fla. and formerly of Norman Park, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Erica Anne Hughes, to John Michael Wirka. He is the son of John and Allison Wirka of Ft. Myers, Fla.

Mr. and Mrs. Joe Smith of Camilla are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristy Rebecca, to Jason David Weakland. He is the son of Nettie and Eric Hatcher of Sylvester, and David and Teresa Weakland of Doerun.

Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Greene of La Grange, Ga., are pleased to announce the  engagement and soon-to-be wedding of their daughter, Elizabeth Ashley, to  Benjamin Seth Goodroe, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joey M. Goodroe of Johns Creek, Ga.

MOULTRIE — Regenia Roberts Vaughan and James Vaughan of Moultrie, and Robert and Cindy Belcher are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Savannah Brooke Belcher, to Anthony Jack Hood. He is the son of Mickey and Kathy Hood. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Frank and Mary…

MOULTRIE - Mr. and Mrs. David Edgar Stone of Moultrie are proud to announce the engagement of his daughter, Anne Kathryn, to Matthew Aaron Cannon. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Aubrey Cannon of Moultrie. The bride-elect is the daughter of the late Lynne Carter Stone and granddaughter…

INVERNESS, Fla. - Crystal Beal and Jasper Joyce of Inverness, Fla., are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Lorelei Kathleen-Marie Kern, born on Jan. 26, 2016, weighing 8lbs nad 10 oz, and at 20 inches in length. Her grandparents are Michael and Jackie O’Neal Beal of Moultrie, Kat…

Brad and Tina Hart of Moultrie, are proud to announce the arrival of their daughter, Shelby Marie Hart, born on Jan. 18, 2016, weighing 5 lbs. 2 oz.

Kirth (K.G.) and Nell Cardin, of Berlin, recently celebrated their 65th anniversary. They were married January 14, 1951. Mr. and Mrs. Cardin have four children, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. They are lifelong residents of Colquitt County.

MOULTRIE — Mr. and Mrs. Keith B. Griner of Moultrie are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Keaton Alyse Griner, to Dr. Clay Harden Walker. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jarrell W. Walker Sr. of Abbeville, Ga.

MOULTRIE — Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Michael DeMott of Moultrie, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Georgia Michael DeMott, to James Daniel Sears. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Bryan Sears, Jr., of Douglas, Ga.

MOULTRIE- Nicole Murphy Dennis of Moultrie and Thomas Dennis of Thomasville are proud to announce the birth of their son, Zachary Kale Dennis, born on Nov. 14, 2015, at 19 1/2 inches in length, and weighing 7lbs and 9oz.

DOERUN - Roger Lott and Amy Giles are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Mila Nicole Lott, born on Nov. 23, 2015, at 21 inches in length, and weighing 7 lbs and 4 oz.

MOULTRIE — Chuck and Connie Mercer of Moultrie, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren April Mercer, to Ryan Kirby Hembree. He is the son of Jimmy and Donna Hembree of Doerun.

MOULTRIE — Victor and Carolyn Dobbs of Moultrie, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kara Lynn Dobbs, to Matthew Aaron Elrod. He is the son of Robert Lee Elrod and Chrissy Elrod of Moultrie.

MOULTRIE - Mr. and Mrs. Craig Dekle Mims, of Moultrie, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Abby Caroline Mims to James Garner Faircloth.  Mr. Faircloth is the son of Mrs. Marsha Graham of Thomasville and Mr. Jay Faircloth of Moultrie.  

MOULTRIE — Anna Ashley and Kenny Eunice, of Moultrie, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah Ashley Eunice, to Austin Stuart Garcia. He is the son of Patti and Richard Garcia of Moultrie.

 VALDOSTA, Ga. - Mr. Ashley and Mrs. Pepper Croft of Valdosta are proud to announce the birth of their second son, Reed Orion Croft born on June 5, 2015. He weighed 6 lbs. and 7 oz., was 19 inches long, and had a head full of hair.

MOULTRIE — Victoria Lee Sokolove and Connor Jared Walsh were united in marriage at 7 p.m., on Aug. 1, 2015, at Gin Creek in Moultrie, with Garland Vance, pastor and Winshape college mentor to the groom, officiating.

MOULTRIE — Jessica Lynn Holloway and Chad Wade Kenyon were united in marriage at 6:30 p.m., on Oct. 17, 2015, at Little River Plantation with Pastor Brett Jarriel officiating.

MOULTRIE — Jessica Lynn Holloway and Chad Wade Kenyon were united in marriage at 6:30 p.m., on Oct. 17, 2015, at Little River Plantation with Pastor Brett Jarriel officiating.

MOULTRIE — Amy Allegood of Sale City, Ga., and Michael and Lynne Giles, of Cordele, Ga., are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaitlyn Elizabeth Giles, to Jessie Howard Beasley III. He is the son of Karen and the late Jessie “Rocky” Howard Beasley, Jr., of Doerun.

ATLANTA, Ga. - Mr. and Mrs. David Calvin Belton, Jr. of Buckhead, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Daniela Carolina, to Coleman Pierce Perry. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Devon Perry of Moultrie.

MOULTRIE — John William Warner of Moultrie, is proud to announce the engagement of his daughter, Vanna Gail Warner, to John Mitchell McGlamry. He is the son of Pamela Gamer McGlamry and the late John Elmer McGlamry of Moultrie.

MACON, Ga. - Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Warren Plowden Jr. of Macon, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter Mary Elisabeth Plowden to Dr. Georgios Antonios Poultsides of Palo Alto, Calif., son of Dr. and Mrs. Antonios Lazaros Poultsides of Volos, Greece.

MOULTRIE — Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Egan of Union Springs, Ala., and Mr. Robert Shiller of Cumming, Ga., are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessie Megan Shiller, to William Jared Croft. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Croft of Moultrie.

MOULTRIE — Lindsay Leigh Jacobs and Joseph Tyler Mobley were united in marriage at 6 p.m., on May 2, 2015, at Trinity Baptist Church with the Rev. Matt Marston officiating.

Iverson and Marjorie Powell, of Doerun, recently celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 27, 1945. Mr. and Mrs. Powell have four children, eight grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, and eight great-great-grandchildren. They are lifelong residents of Colquitt County.

VALDOSTA, - Russell Hanson of Moultrie, has been awarded a Student Scholarship Fund Scholarship at Valdosta State University for the 2015-2016 academic year.

For 46 years the Rehbergs, descendants of Luke and Julia Shira, a Thomas County family, gathered to visit, enjoy good food and share their bounty.

Roy and Heather Pate are proud to announce the birth of their son, River Wade Pate, born on July 23, 2015, weighing 7 pounds and 2 ounces, and 19 and a quarter inches long.

MOULTRIE — Jane and Donnie Bentley, of Norman Park, and Paul and Kathyrn Wright, of Jacksonville, Fla., are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney Renee, to Steven Lawrence Dunn. He is the son of Silas and Kathy Dunn, of Moultrie.

MOULTRIE - Mr. and Mrs. Robert Justin Qurnell of Moultrie, are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Madeline Ann, to Nathan Andrew Cashwell. He is the son of Rev. and Mrs. Joseph Andrew Cashwell of Moultrie.

MOULTRIE — Mr. and Mrs. Mark Vaughan of Bradenton, Fla., are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Taylor Bell Vaughan, to William Walker Whittle. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin (Buck) Heard of Moultrie, Ga., and the late Mr. James Carroll Whittle, Jr. of Tifton, Ga. 

MOULTRIE – Janice Doyle-Hill of Moultrie is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter Kanisha Simone Doyle to Johnathan Dallas Hobgood of Norman Park. He is the son of Felisha Renee Hobgood and Billy Hobgood of Norman Park.