Wayside Baptist Homecoming Sunday

Wayside Baptist Church will have Homecoming this Sunday, September 24 with Charlie Long.  Everyone is invited to attend.

Birthday and Anniversary Club Weekly Winner

The winner of this week’s Birthday and Anniversary Club is Kim Blalock.  She will received a $25 gift certificate to Menlo Family Restaurant and an arrangement from Duff’s Flowers. Congratulations to this week’s Birthday and Anniversary Club weekly winner – Kim Blalock!.


Mr. James “Jimbo” Slaughter Incomplete Obit (ER)

MR. JAMES “JIMBO” SLAUGHTER, age 62, of Back Berryton Road, Summerville, Georgia passed away Friday, September 22, 2017, morning at his residence following an illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Earle Rainwater Funeral Home.

Mr. Paul Mack Cooper Obit (M)

Mr. Paul Mack Cooper, age 95 of Summerville, GA passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017 at his residence.

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GBI Says Lanham Death Was “Specific Incident”

Chattooga County Sheriff Mark Schrader says that the investigation into the shooting death of Edward Earl “Eddie” Lanham on Butler Dairy Road continues and investigators are still asking for the public’s help.

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Flu Shot Clinic Today at Dry Valley Baptist

There will be a “Flu Shot Clinic” today at Dry Valley Baptist Church.  The clinic is sponsored by Wal-Mart Pharmacy and is open to the public.  If you are a Medicare participant, there is no charge for the flu shot.  The clinic will take place from 9 AM until 1 PM.


First Day of Fall Today

While Fall officially arrives for those of us in the Eastern Time Zone at 4:02 PM this afternoon, it will feel a lot like summer still this afternoon.

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Employment Up / Unemployment Down in Northwest Georgia Last Month

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State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said today that Northwest Georgia’s unemployment and jobs picture looked bright in August.

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Sheriff Says Lanham’s Death Was Homicide

Sheriff Mark Schrader says that the death of a Butler Dairy Road man on Monday night of this week was murder.

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BREAKING: Suspicious Death Being Investigated as Homicide

BREAKING: According to new information released by sheriff Schrader, his office is investigating the death of Summerville man Eddie Lanham is being investigated as a gun homicide. For more information on the investigation, click ‘read more’.

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