Junior Lee Smith, 82, died Tuesday, December 3, 2013. A native of Lula, he was the son of the late Enos and Alice Lewallen Smith.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
GPAC to hold Holiday Extravaganza in Auburn
The Georgia Piedmont Arts Center and Pup & Cat Co. presents its Holiday Extravaganza 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
BURGLARY: On Nov. 25, a deputy was dispatched to Kirkland Avenue, Statham, where a man said he returned home to find someone had entered the home and stolen $2,300 worth of property, including $800 worth of jewelry.
Barrow County News
Racoon returns positive for rabies
Barrow County Animal Control has issued a notice that a raccoon from the area has tested positive for the rabies virus.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Rabies confirmed in raccoon
A state epidemiologist notified Barrow County Animal Control late Tuesday afternoon that a laboratory test confirmed rabies in a raccoon involved in an incident last week with a local man and his two dogs.
Barrow County News
Winder, Auburn to partner on major water project
On Tuesday night, the Winder city council ratified a memorandum of understanding between itself and the city of Auburn which will deal with the cities' water supplies.
Santa Claus Is Coming to Auburn
Santa Claus is coming to Auburn this Saturday, Dec. 7, and he is bringing live reindeer with him.
Six-Bedroom Custom Home on Three Acres Among This Week's New Listings
This six-bedroom, six-bath custom home has more than 5,500 square feet and is situated on a 3-acre lot.
Exprosecutor to fill District 104 Ga. House seat
Former Gwinnett County prosecutor Chuck Efstration will fill the District 104 seat in the Georgia House of Representatives.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Auburn 'Wing and a Prayer/Miracle' prints now available
We had so many requests for the Auburn/Georgia War Eagle "Wing and a Prayer" cartoon I decided to re-draw it as a commemorative print, just in time for Christmas.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Winder council meeting postponed
The December meetings of the Winder City Council have been postponed one week due to the Dec. 3 runoff election.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Love and football: Auburn, Georgia couple tie the knot in football-themed wedding
Though the skies were overcast for most of the day, nothing could dampen the spirits of Auburn fan Donna Wood and Georgia fan Todd Rowey as they tied the knot on Saturday at University Station RV Resort in Auburn.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Barrow County blotter
FRAUD: On Nov. 14, a deputy met with a 61-year-old Winder woman, who reported she is the victim of fraud perpetrated by a man from Snellville.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Game Day Extras: Auburn, Georgia fans pack the house for Deep South's Oldest Rivalry
There was a full house for this year's version of The South's Oldest Rivalry between Auburn and Georgia Saturday at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Improperly Installed and Sealed Wood Stove Pipes Blamed for House Fire
This past weekend, an Auburn home sustained fire and smoke damage which officials blame on improperly installed and sealed wood stove pipes.