Happy Birthday: Aug. 28-Sept. 3

Aug. 27: D.N. Meredith, Mrs. C.E. Washington, Constance C. Cook, John Calvin Fish, Eileen Willard, Douglas Freeman, Mrs. Kitty E. Goens …

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Community Calendar: Butts County senior center offering free computer classes

The Butts County Department of Leisure Services Senior Citizens Center is offering beginning computer classes free of charge for Butts County seniors.

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Area Engagements: Smith-Thomas

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Sondra Branan of Jackson, Frank and Mary Bennett of Williamson, and Warren and Leila Smith of Jackson. She graduated from Jackson High School in 2008 and attended Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville.

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He weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Happy Birthday: Aug. 13-20

Aug. 13: Bettie Ann Gunn, Levie Maddox, L.C. Hayes, Nita Gail Bowen, Mrs. Morris Young, Dane Ray Brown, Charlotte Colwell, Hugh Weaver,

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Area Engagements: Young-Curry

The bride’s mother, Joyce Morgan Young, is formerly of Jackson, and her grandparents, Otho and Thelma Morgan, were lifelong residents here.

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Church News: Jackson UMC chancel choir rehearsals resume

Chancel choir rehearsals at Jackson United Methodist Church, 409 E. Third St., resume Aug. 6 at 7 p.m. Friends are invited to join.

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Community Calendar: Luncheon to focus on Indian Springs resources

Partners for Smart Growth will host an open meeting for residents to learn more about the economic impact produced by three of the county’s resources: Dauset Trails Nature Center, Indian Springs State Park and the Village at Indian Springs.

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Area Births: Master Brown

Grandparents are Kathy and Wade Turner of Jenkinsburg, Nancy and Bobby Brown of Milledgeville, and Freda and Donnie Daniel of Forsyth.

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AREA BIRTHS: Little Miss Swearengin

Grandparents are Richard and Vickie Swearengin of Monroe, Tandi and David Polk of Jackson, and the late Charles Walden.

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Area Engagements: Cawthon-Pinholster

The wedding is planned for Oct. 11, 2014 at the Farley Plantation in Milner.

Happy Birthday: July 23-30

July 23: Kelly Parker, Mrs. Lucille Hodges, Warren Singley, Mrs. P.D. Byars, Mary Lois Singley, James Laurence Lamb …

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Area Engagements: WEBB-KLETTER


Mr. and Mrs. Gary Robert Webb Sr. of Jackson announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kari Marlay Webb to Brian William Kletter, son of Mr. William Kletter and Ms. Shirley Garrett Kletter of Ocala, Fla.

AREA BIRTHS: Master Potts

Grandparents are Aubrey and Crissie Burford of Jackson, Gary Potts and Beverly Bryan.

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Community Calendar: Butts County library board to meet Thursday

The Jackson-Butts County Library Board of Trustees will hold its regular meeting June 26 at 4:30 p.m. in the board meeting room at the Jackson-Butts County Public Library located at 436 E. College St. in Jackson.