Happy Birthday: July 8-15

Butts County birthdays for the week of July 8-15.

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Community Calendar: Jackson fireworks set for Saturday

The city of Jackson will host its annual “Red, White and Boom!” Fourth of July celebration at Daughtry Park July 4. The gates of the park will open at 5 p.m.

Happy Birthday: July 1-8

Butts County birthdays for the week of July 1-8.

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Community Calendar: Butts County Historical Society meeting Thursday

Sue Oglesby will be the guest speaker on the topic of the Daughters of the American Revolution during the June 25 meeting of the Butts County Historical Society.

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Community Calendar: Red Devils fundraiser Wednesday

The annual Jackson High School Red Devils football program golf fundraiser will be held June 17 at Hickory Hill Golf Club in Jackson.

Happy Birthday: June 17-24

A roundup of birthdays around Butts County, Georgia for the week of June 17-24.

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Community Calendar: Village gallery hosting art show

The Gallery at The Village at Indian Springs will present the fine art works of Daly Smith and Warren Griffin.

3 from Jackson named to Georgia College dean's list

Georgia College and State University is the state’s designated public liberal arts university.

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Anderson graduates West Georgia

Jonathon Luke Anderson is a 2010 graduate of Jackson High School.

Happy Birthday: June 10-17

June 10: Vance Hall Duke, Marcus Taylor, Mrs. C.L. Wells, Herbert Ogletree, Kerry Browning, Freddy Cook, Mina Torbett, Douglas Cawthon …

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Community Calendar: Summer in the 'Burg Saturday

The annual Boy Scouts Golden Eagle luncheon program will be held June 3 at Jackson United Methodist Church.

COLLEGE NOTES: Sims named to dean's list at West Georgia

He is the son of Shonta’ and Arthur “Flip” Sims Jr.

Happy Birthday: June 3-10

June 3: J.S. Ball Jr., Mrs. W.D. Freeman, Willene Letson, Hazel Thurston, Billy Pelt, Mrs. C.M. Daniel Jr., Jan Ridgway Maddox, Darrell Lee Kitchens …

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Community Calendar: Historical group to meet Thursday

The Butts County Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. May 28 at the Daughtry Foundation building, 221 College St., Jackson. The guest speaker will be Deanna Klingel, the author of “Avery’s Battlefield.”

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Jackson resident graduates from Mercer

LaShonda M. Fears has worked for the Butts County School System for 14 years as a paraprofessional.