Friday Aug 22
Top cornerback prospect commits to K-State
The recruiting service rating system isn't a gauge used by Kansas State when evaluating players, but when the Wildcats do land a highly-rated prospect it creates a buzz.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
$2.2 million in opium seized
Barrow County Sheriff's officials executed a search warrant at 301 Oak Ridge in Auburn which ended up netting a massive quantity of opium, worth more than $2 million.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Nation's top receiver Tyron Johnson lists LSU on his official top 10 list
Warren Easton's Tyron Johnson is viewed by many analysts as the best wide receiver prospect in the nation.
Barrow County woman jailed after 12 pounds of opium seized at herhome
An Auburn woman was arrested this month on a charge of trafficking in opium after more than 5,500 grams of the drug was shipped to her home from southeast Asian.
Woman arrested in Barrow Co. opium bust
A woman remains jailed in Barrow County in connection with the seizure of more than 5,500 gram of opium.
Randall Nash, 74, died Friday, August 15, 2014, at his residence. A native of Barrow County, he was the son of the late Crawford and Ruby House Nash.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Citizen questions Auburn council
Two old employment separation settlement agreements were apparently at the heart of several questions by a citizen and his lawyer at a recent Auburn City Council meeting.
Barrow County News
Auburn senior housing development nears its start date
City Planner Larry Lucas told Auburn officials last week that he's awaiting word from the contractor on when construction will begin on the 64-unit senior housing development.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
LaGrange Daily News
Farming media: Applying scientific method to research
It seems like a week doesn't go by that we don't read, see or hear something in the media that is alarming especially about agriculture.
Barrow County blotter
THREAT: On Aug. 10, a deputy met with a woman at Bethlehem First United Methodist Church, where she said an unknown man came to the church asking for money for gas, but she told the man that the church assists people only during regular business hours and no one was there to provide him with cash.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Four-star Phoenix prospect Christian Kirk, Ohio State's top WR...
Ohio State's top remaining wide receiver in the 2015 recruiting class - Scottsdale Saguaro's Christian Kirk - is making steps toward making a commitment.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
A suspected drug dealer was arrested early Monday morning after music blaring from his car caught the attention of an Athens-Clarke County police officer.
DOT awards contract to widen Mars Hill Road
A $26.4 million contract to widen 4 miles of Ga. 53 in Oconee County was announced Monday, the largest of the 11 most recent awards.