Cloudland Park 5K Fun Run/Walk & Block Party with Holy Smokes BBQ

Cloudland Park 5K Fun Run/Walk to be held July 1st. Begins at 8 am, runners/walkers need to be at the park by 7:45 am. Registration fee is $20 the day of the event and pre-registration $15. This includes free T-shirt. Lunch will be Holy Smokes BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, chips, pickle, and a drink for $5.00. There will also be a raffle, bingo, and other activities. 

 

 

Arrest Report – Tuesday – June 20, 2017

BROWN, WILLIAM ERIC- CRIMINAL TRESPASS F.V.A

CAYLOR, JOHNNY MARVIN- CONTEMPT OF SUPERIOR COURT

MIDDLETON, CHRISTOPHER NEIL- FAILURE TO APPEAR O/C DUI, FMSL

RAGLAND, CHARLSIE DESTINY- JAID- POSSESSION / USE OF DRUG RELATED OBJECTS, VGCSA -PURCHASE, POSSESSION, MANUFACTURE DISTRABUTION, OR SALE OF CONTROLED SUBST

TEAGUE, WANDA SUSAN- SIMPLE BATTERY

TIMMONS, HAROLD ROSS- SIMPLE BATTERY

Mrs. Myrtle Ruth White, Obit (M)

Mrs. Myrtle Ruth White, age 71, of Summerville, GA, died Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at Redmond Regional Medical Center.
 
Mrs. White was born September 14, 1945, in Cartersville, GA, daughter of the late Bradley and Mary Lou Collum Edwards.  She was a homemaker and a member of the Subligna Baptist Church.

Mrs. White is survived by her husband, Jerry White; daughter and son-in-law, Angela and Nick Dimos; brothers, Jerry Edwards, Charles Edwards, and Eddie Edwards; sister, Karen Edwards; and several nieces and nephews.
 
Funeral services for Mrs. White will be held at 4:30 P.M. Friday, June 16, 2017, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Benny Price officiating.  Interment will follow in the Subligna Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Gene Martin, Jeremy Edwards, Yandell Park, Chris Cook, Brett Scott, and Allen Cooper.
 
Mrs. White will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 2:00 P.M. until the hour of service on Friday.
 
Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Myrtle Ruth White who died on Wednesday.  
 

Ft Payne Livestock Market Report

Ft  Payne Stockyard – June 13, 2017     **We will be closed Tuesday July 4th for the holiday**


In the weekly Tuesday cattle sale at the Ft Payne Stockyard yesterday, receipts were 706 head. 

 

Good and Choice Feeder Bull and Steer Calves weighing 200 to 300 pounds brought $1.75 to $2.00. 300 to 400 pounds brought $1.60 to $1.92.5400 to 500 pounds brought $1.45 to $1.83. 500 to 600 pounds brought $1.30 to $1.60. 600 to 800 pounds brought $1.10 to $1.41.  


Good and Choice Feeder Heifer Calves weighing 200 to 300 pounds brought $1.70 to $1.82. 300 to 400 pounds brought $1.47 to $1.67. 400 to 500 pounds brought $1.40 to $1.57. 500 to 600 pounds brought $1.28 to $1.40. 600 to 700 pounds brought $1.08 to $1.22


Slaughter Classes


Cows


-Breaker Cows                brought up to $65 per pound 

-Boner Cows                   brought up to $70 per pound

-Lean Cows                     brought up to $64 per pound

 

 Bulls

 

-High Dressing                brought up to $100 per pound

Ft Payne Stockyard – June 6, 2017

Ft  Payne Stockyard – June 6, 2017     


In the weekly Tuesday cattle sale at the Ft Payne Stockyard yesterday, receipts were 629 head. 

 

Good and Choice Feeder Bull and Steer Calves weighing 200 to 300 pounds brought $1.80 to $2.11. 300 to 400 pounds brought $1.66 to $1.87.5400 to 500 pounds brought $1.45 to $1.85. 500 to 600 pounds brought $1.32 to $1.65. 600 to 800 pounds brought $1.05 to $1.53.  


Good and Choice Feeder Heifer Calves weighing 200 to 300 pounds brought $1.65 to $1.80. 300 to 400 pounds brought $1.45 to $1.68. 400 to 500 pounds brought $1.30 to $1.59. 500 to 600 pounds brought $1.25 to $1.45. 600 to 700 pounds brought $1.10 to $1.33


Slaughter Classes


Cows


-Breaker Cows                brought up to $65 per pound 

-Boner Cows                   brought up to $70 per pound

-Lean Cows                     brought up to $64 per pound

 

 Bulls

 

-High Dressing                brought up to $94 per pound

Normal Dressing            brought up to $92 per pound

Low Dressing                 brought up to $85 per pound

 

 


Trion Board of Education Meeting Reschediuled

The Trion Board of Education meeting for June has been moved from June 19th to June 26, 2017.  The meeting will be held at 6:00 pm at the Trion Board of Education office located at 239 Simmons Street in Trion.

The Summerville Pre-K Has Slots Available

The Summerville Pre-K has slots available for the 2017-2018 school year. To qualify children should be four-years old by September 1, 2017 and reside in the county. Bus transportation is available and there are no income guidelines. For more information call 706-857-3490.

Mr. William “Billy” Mull, Obit (M)

Mr. William “Billy” Mull, age 89, of Summerville, GA, passed away Thursday, June 1, 2017, at Redmond Regional Medical Center.
 
Mr. Mull was born December 18, 1927, son of the late Fred and Lena Mull.  He was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church, and prior to his retirement, was employed by Mount Vernon Mills.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Nell Mull; sisters, Dorothy Mull and Betty Westbrooks; and a grandson, Jamey Mull.  He was faithful to his church and his Lord, and he loved to garden.
 
Mr. Mull is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Shirley and Roger Farmer, Linda and Jackie Bowman; son, Gary Mull; grandchildren, Gerald Mull, Angie Mull, Jeremy Bowman, Matthew Farmer, Michael Farmer, Leann Webb, and Caleb Mull; and 9 great-grandchildren.
 
Funeral services for Mr. Mull will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, June 3, 2017, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Wilborn and Rev. Ralph Sumner officiating.  Interment will follow in West Hill Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Jeremy Bowman, Matthew Farmer, Michael Farmer, Dustin Webb, and Jimmy Mull.
 
Mr. Mull will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 12:00 Noon until the hour of service on Saturday.
 
Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. William “Billy” Mull who passed away on Thursday.  

Mrs. Linda Gorham Burkhalter, Updated Obit (ER)

MRS. LINDA GORHAM BURKHALTER, age 71, of Hair Lake Road, Summerville, Georgia passed away Sunday, May 28, 2017, at her residence.  She was born December 9, 1945, a daughter of the late William McKinley and Ida Wisner Gorham.  She was preceded in death by her husband, the late James H. Burkhalter on December 20, 2016.
 
Surviving are her, son & companion, James Grant Burkhalter and Wendy Thomas Ash, Grandchildren, Cayla Burkhalter, Trace Burkhalter, and Evan Burkhalter, Great granddaughter, Ashlynn Burkhalter, Sisters Estelle Johnson and Catherine Hawkins, Brother & sister-in-law, Garvin (Barbara) Gorham, sisters-in-law, Joann Derusha,  and Ruth Alexander; special friends Margaret & Howard Dillard; several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held Friday, June 2nd, at 11:00 A.M. from Graveside in West Hill Cemetery with Rev. Mickey Skates officiating.  Clifford Hughes, James Hughes, Tommy Hughes, Freddy Hughes, David Ledbetter, and Donald Blackwell Visitation will be Friday from 10 A.M. until the hour of service.

Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

The Chattooga County Republican Party Cancels June Meeting

The Chattooga County Republican Party has cancelled the June meeting which was previously scheduled for June 1st at the Senior Center due to the timeliness of the GA State GOP Convention. Regular meetings will resume in July.