A barbecue plate sale announced Friday for Live Oak Missionary Baptist Church, 501 Eighth St. N.W., will also include brunswick stew for a $2 per cup donation. The plate sale, sponsored by the church’s Men’s Day group, will be held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, Feb. 16. Pastor is the Rev. J.W. Greene Jr.
Macedonia Baptist Church No. 2 Choir will celebrate its 44th anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday.
Class of 1955
The Moultrie High School Class of 1955 will meet for dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at Bentley’s.
First African Baptist Church of Doerun will celebrate their pastor’s 17th anniversary Monday, Feb. 18 through Friday, Feb. 22, 7 p.m., nightly. Services will close-out on Sunday, Feb. 24 with services at 11:30 a.m., with the Rev. Willie Love of Philco Missionary Baptist Church of Doerun and at 3 p.m., with the Rev. Karl Smith of New Beulah Missionary Baptist Church of Sylvester.
Southwest Georgia Prince and Princess Pageant will host its Annual Play Date Party and Pageant Registration at All American Fun Park, 2608 N. Slappey Blvd., in Albany, Ga., on March 2, from 3 to 5 p.m. Ages 6 mos. to 26 years females and males are welcome to attend for pageant registration, activities, food, and fun. Pre-registration is required to attend this event. Please call 229-894-8571 to pre-register. Like Southwest Georgia Prince and Princess Pageant on Facebook for giveaway prizes and more details.
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Pipeline opponents speak out at hearing
Comments from residents this week on a proposed natural gas pipeline through the area ranged from concerns that it be placed deeply enough in the ground to we don’t want it.
2 of 3 vying for Horkan's judgeship have Moultrie ties
The only sitting Superior Court judge from Colquitt County will leave office at the end of this year, but two of the three people who have qualified to replace him have strong Colquitt County ties.
11 qualify to run for Chambliss's Senate seat
Moultrie attorney Saxby Chambliss was first elected to Congress in 1994. Now, after eight years in the House of Representatives and 12 years in the Senate (at the end of this year), Georgia’s senior senator has decided not to run for re-election.
Qualifying for his seat concluded Friday with 11 candidates clamoring to replace him. None of them are from South Georgia; the nearest are from Columbus and Savannah.
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Federated Guild to hold annual antique show next weekend
The Moultrie Federated Guild 57th Annual Antique Show and Sale will be held March 14-16, at Moultrie Technical College, 800 North Veterans Parkway.
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Meigs fire victim remembered
A playful little boy who died in a Sunday predawn Meigs house fire had a magical smile that brought joy to his teachers.
Lakyn Davis wins state grand champion heifer award
Colquitt County FFA member Lakyn Davis won the Grand Champion Breeding Heifer Award with her registered Angus heifer at the 2014 Georgia Junior National Livestock Show held in Perry, Ga., Feb. 21.
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