The Primary Election held August 6 brought about a change in one office. Troy Smith, current Clarke County Supervisor, beat Incumbent William Shirley in the race for House District 84. Smith had 72.95% of the votes statewide to Shirley’s 27.05%.
One of a parent’s worst nightmares is something happening to their child. Ferlin Ivy knows well that feeling. He lost one son at 17 with a medical issue. His daughter, Alisha Lynn Blair Ivy, has been missing for a little over nine months now.
A large group of senior citizens attended the Board of Supervisors meeting Monday with concerns over some proposed changes to the Multi-County Community Service Agency food box distribution.
Wow, I’ve been here 26 years and I’m still nervous. This is my first paper as publisher. I’ve been in every role there is to have here. But I’m ready. I’m ready to continue my journey here. I love this paper.