Smith: Sunday drive to Augusta offers chance to relax
The hectic life can sometimes be ameliorated with a Sunday drive that begins before daybreak.
The Macon Telegraph
Georgia could become biggest test of private dorms
The new arrangements, which the state's university system has been planning since 2012, would lease to private companies the future revenue streams from the dorms - essentially student rent.
Commerce man gets 10 years for sex crimes
A Commerce man faces 10 years in prison for sex crimes in Madison County. Christopher Cruz Bennett, 20, 245 Thomason OKelly Road, was sentenced to 10 years confinement and 10 years probation on three counts of sexual exploitation of children.
Festival kicks off new season of Lexington farmers market
The farmers' market in downtown Lexington will observe its five-year anniversary when Oglethorpe Fresh hosts Heritage Day on March 29. The event will launch the farmers' market season, but it's also a day for a family outing with live music, walking tours of the historic town, horse-drawn carriage rides and other activities.
Madison County blotter
THEFT SUSPECT: On March 10, Lt. Jason Ring spoke to a Hull man in his efforts to find Gregory M. "Mac" Mulligan, who was being sought by deputies.