Senior Juan Sims ran for 50 yards on Jackson’s second play of the drive, giving the Red Devils their first touchdown of the night.
The Jackson-Butts County Council for the Arts recently announced the winners of the People’s Choice Awards in three categories.
2004: Butts County United Way sets fundraising goal of $106,000
The Butts County United Way 2004 Campaign kicked off this week at the Butts County Rotary Club luncheon with the goal to raise $106,000 this year.
The following are the results for shows and contests presented by the Exchange Club of Jackson at the 2014 Butts County Fair, which was held Sept. 2-6.
Our fractured, violent, mistrusting world is literally begging for kind neighbors, for people willing to show some compassion.
The program was dedicated to the late Raymond Waites and donations were made to the Georgia United Methodist Children’s Home.
I read his monthly column, sharing his frustration as he searched at length for the perfect rug and his cautious excitement as he launched into building a weekend lake home. When he wrote his Top Ten decorating tips, I tore out the page and saved it.
The ceremony, held just outside the front doors of the jail, included a prayer from Abundant Life Church Pastor Jeremiah Hosford and remarks from Butts County Sheriff Gary Long.
President Barack Obama told Americans on Wednesday he had authorized U.S. air strikes for the first time in Syria and more attacks in Iraq in a broad escalation of a campaign against the Islamic State militant group.
Chick-fil-A founder Truett Cathy was remembered for his wit, wisdom, community service and faith at his funeral in Jonesboro Wednesday.
Sept. 17: Clay Brooks, Palmer Jolly, Robert Larry Whidby, Mrs. Max Pea, Stewart Maddox, Tommy Fletcher, J.W. O’Neal III, Mrs. Dewey Nicholson …
Margarett Diane Edwards Holloway, age 72, of Jackson, GA passed away Friday, September 5, 2014 at Spalding Regional Medical Center.
William Lewis Billy Crum, age 85, of Shiloh Rd., Jackson, GA passed away Sunday, September 7, 2014 at Sacred Journey Hospice in McDonough, GA
Mr. Fred T. White, age 73, of Jackson, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, August 30, 2014
Mr. Joe Bell Patrick, Sr., age 74, of Jackson, passed away Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at his residence.
Atlanta South 75 Travel Center, at 122 Truck Stop Way, Jackson, will host a LifeSouth blood drive Sept. 10 from 2 to 7 p.m.
Apple is giving away U2's new album, "Songs of Innocence," for free on its iTunes store through Oct. 13.
Apple unveiled the "Apple Watch" alongside two new iPhones with sharper and larger displays on Tuesday, calling the wearable device the next chapter in its history.
According to police and sheriff’s office incident reports, authorities were called to a Jackson home in response to a domestic dispute involving Guthrie just after 8:30 p.m. Sept. 2.
The Indian Springs Native American Festival, hosted by the Butts County Historical Society Saturday and Sunday, marked its 25th year over the weekend.