Traffic on U.S. 341 north below Chauncey was stopped for approximately an hour on Monday, April 8 after a car hit a bicyclist at approximately 4:00 p.m. Brandy Davenport, of Hawkinsville, was driving north on U.S. 341 in a Nissan car when she hit Jason Wagner, address unknown, riding a bicycle north on U.S. 341. A helicopter was called to transport Wagner to the Medical Center of Central Georgia in Macon. No more information on the accident was available at presstime. (Photo by Chuck Eckles)
The Pilot Club of Eastman will sponsor their 13th annual golf tournament/fundraiser on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Green Acres Golf and Recreation Club in Dexter. Tee time begins at 8:30 a.m.
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A log truck, driven by Michael Joseph Carter (age 42), of Alamo overturned while trying to negotiate the sharp curve at the intersection of Lower River Road and Georgia 87 (Abbeville Highway). The driver was not injured. The accident happened at approximately 12:38 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3. (Photo by Chuck Eckles)
The 12-year old and under (12U) Middle Georgia Swat team won first place in the Amateur Softball Association Premier “Get Yo Game On” tournament on Saturday, April 6, 2013. Swat went undefeated in the tournament. Pictured (first row, l-r) are Caleigh Haskins, Karson Smith, Ariel Edenfield, Allie Varnadoe and Taylor Cobb; (second row, l-r) Lyndsey Davis, Meredith Hutcheson, Emma Pruitt, Miranda Thigpen and Hailey Sapp; (third row, l-r) coaches Lance Smith, Tim Edenfield and Derek Hutcheson. Not pictured is Jessie Thomas.
Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) is right. He says Republicans should pull away from the “bomb everybody” mind-set. There is a big market for votes with that philosophy and it’s the right thing to do also. This is where Republicans once stood on the political spectrum - nonintervention advocates.
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