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  1. Lexington man killed Sunday after pickup hits treeRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A Lexington man died in a one-vehicle wreck in Oglethorpe County early Sunday, according to the Georgia State Patrol. Matthew Howard Mathews, 44, was killed when his 2000 Ford pickup wrecked about 1 a.m. on Lexington-Carlton Road in the Sandy Cross community, the patrol spokeswoman said.


  2. Bitter cold to follow ice stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... personnel and off-duty deputies because the call volume became so backed up. One limb fell on a mobile home in Lexington and crashed through the roof, missing a woman by only about 6 feet, said Smith. Athens-Clarke County Fire and Emergency Services ...


  3. Bulldogs gaining in basketball hierarchyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 |

    ... on Saturday, looking to make it six SEC wins in a row for the first time since 2001. After that, it's a trip to Lexington to face top-ranked Kentucky. Much like the nearby Atlanta Hawks, the surprise of the NBA season, Georgia doesn't rely on one or ...


  4. 39th Annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft ShowRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Fiber Art Calls for Entry

    ... emerging artist or pay the special fee of $1,000 for a 10'x10' booth space. 2015 JURY Lola Brooks, Metalsmith, Lexington, GA Sam Harvey, Co-Owner, Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO Ronald T. Labaco, Marcia Docter Curator, Museum of Arts and Design, ...


  5. Classical guitarist to play at historic church in Lexington in first Beth Salem ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Corey Flowers, a one-time teenage rock n' roller who turned to classical guitar as an adult, will give the first concert in this year's Beth Salem Concert Series held in the historic Lexington Presbyterian Church in Oglethorpe County. "The concerts we're doing here are fundraisers," said David Kidd, who helps arrange the series at the church in Lexington.


  6. 'Eugene' WhitfieldRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 |

    Nathan E. "Eugene" Whitfield, 91, passed Monday, December 15, 2014. Mr. Whitfield was born in Lexington, the son of the late Hines Berry Whitfield and Willie Mae Stephens Whitfield.


  7. Former Oglethorpe deputy convicted of keeping found gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... of office. The jury acquitted him of theft of lost or mislaid property, a misdemeanor offense. The 52-year-old Lexington resident is scheduled to be sentenced on Tuesday. He faces a possible penalty of one to five years in prison. "We expect people ... 1 comment

  8. Oglethorpe County student elected national FFA presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... national FFA headquarters before coming home to spend the Christmas holidays with his family at their home outside Lexington. FFA changes lives, including his own, he said, and he wants to help the organization continue to do that work. FFA has ...


  9. Faye Dale WhiteRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 |

    Faye Dale White, 83, a resident of 54 Gordon Road, Lexington, but for the past eight years resided at Quiet Oaks Health Care of Crawford, died on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. Born in Danielsville, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Doc Dale.


  10. Former Oglethorpe deputy convicted of keeping found gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... of office. The jury acquitted him of theft of lost or mislaid property, a misdemeanor offense. The 52-year-old Lexington resident is scheduled to be sentenced on Tuesday. He faces a penalty of one to five years in prison. "We expect people in law ... 1 comment

  11. In Memory: Logan Kelly, 21, Loved To Hunt, Fish and the OutdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 |

    ... her husband Glenn of London, England, and Allie Moates of Taylorsville; aunts and uncles, Rick and Pat Kelly of Lexington, GA, Jim and Tammy Kelly of Rydal, Ginger and Ken Griffis of Mesquite, TX, Tim and Tami Mason of Woodstock, Danny and Kim ...


  12. Saturday Morning 'Dawg Bites.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Dawg Sports

    ... when Kentucky football hosts 17th-ranked Georgia The Courier-Journal looks at key story lines for today's game in Lexington. I would add that it will be interesting to see which of these two teams channels their frustration from last week the best. ...


  13. Around Here briefsRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... a.m. to 5 p.m. today and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Ticket prices range from $10-$35. Enjoy a walking tour through Lexington, a horse and carriage tour, a boxed lunch and more. For more information about tickets and details, call the Goodness Grows ...


  14. Lexington man arrested after fleeing wreckRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 |

    A 51-year-old Lexington man was arrested recently after fleeing the scene of a wreck at Hwy. 72 and Paoli Road.


  15. Events calendar for the weekRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... . Jobs for Georgia Graduates College Fair: 9-noon, Oglethorpe County High School Gymnasium, 749 Athens Rd., Lexington. (706) 743-7936. Preschool Story Time: 9:30 & 10:30 a.m., Athens-Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St. Every Tuesday and ...


  16. Riverside earns first region win with shutout of PatriotsRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Riverside Military notched its first Region 8-AA victory of the season on Friday, blanking Oglethorpe County 21-0 in Lexington. Avery Cagle completed 5 of 11 passes for 121 yards and 2 TDs, while also rushing for 60 yards to help lead the Eagles to the win.


  17. Vehicle strike now believed to have killed woman in Oglethorpe Co.Read the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... The body of 31-year-old Ashley LeAnne Watson was found Sept. 8 on the side of Georgia Highway 22, north of Lexington. Oglethorpe County Sheriff Mike Smith said previously that when deputies arrived at the scene, there were no obvious signs of trauma ...


  18. GBI: Woman found dead on Oglethorpe roadside was hit by vehicleRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... it." The body of Ashley LeAnne Watson was found about 5:35 p.m. Sept. 8 on the side of Georgia Highway 22 north of Lexington, according to GBI reports. She was found by family members, who contacted the Oglethorpe County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff ... 3 comments

  19. Legends of Oglethorpe offers tours in historic LexingtonRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The second annual Legends of Oglethorpe takes place in Lexington later this month as it showcases a living history program using actors to bring some of Oglethorpe County's historical characters back to life. The program is presented by Goodness Grows, which will close the plant nursery grounds to the general public, but open it to ticket holders.


  20. Oglethorpe Fresh fall concerts feature array of musiciansRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The concerts are held in the warehouse at 111 South Platt St. on the Oglethorpe County Courthouse square in downtown Lexington. "We've kept it homespun and word of mouth and it's authentic in that regard," said Linda Helmly, an organizer of the concerts and the Oglethorpe Fresh Heritage Co-op, which offers local produce and products from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturdays through Dec. 13. The concerts usually have a pot luck dinner beginning about 7:30 p.m. with the concerts beginning about 8 p.m. The concerts arose out of efforts that began a few years ago to revitalize the town, Helmly said.


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