Saturday Aug 9
Stitched with love, sewn with gratitude
The Montford Point Marines Association honors the legacy of the 20,000 African-American men who trained in segregated facilities outside Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, during World War II.
Tigers still lead for Hudson with visits upcoming
Clemson remains the leader for PG Ty Hudson of Mableton, GA and he has set his official visit with the Tigers for September 27th.
The Macon Telegraph
Bibb investigators arrest two on drug trafficking charges
The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit, working with the Jones County Sheriff’s Office, arrested two men Tuesday night for trafficking drugs, a news release said.
Stitched with love, Sewn with gratitude
Alonza Jones, 87 - one of the surviving members of the U.S. Marines who trained at Montford Point, N.C., during World War II - was among several veterans honored Saturday in Mableton, as each veteran received a handmade quilt from Quilts of Valor.
County condemnations under fire at Mableton town hall meeting
Denise Barton holds up a copy of the Marietta Daily Journal at the First Baptist Church of Mableton on Monday as she complains about her house being put up for condemnation.