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Over 200 Walk Across the Stage as Part of MCHS Commencement

Over 200 Walk Across the Stage as Part of MCHS Commencement

Lake Oconee News
Kyle Sears

MADISON – “We prepare. We challenge. We contribute. We succeed.”

That was the theme of Morgan County High’s commencement exercises for the Class of 2013 last Friday night at Bill Corry Stadium on the school’s campus in Madison.

Roadway Maintenance in Hancock County This Week

Roadway Maintenance in Hancock County This Week

This roadwork is scheduled from Tuesday through Thursday from 7 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. daily.

OFTC Spring 2013 Scholar Lists Announced

OFTC Spring 2013 Scholar Lists Announced

Dr. Lloyd Horadan, President of Oconee Fall Line Technical College, is pleased to announce the 202 students on the President’s List and 396 students on the Dean’s List for the 2013 spring term.

To be eligible for the President's List, the student must maintain a GPA of 3.5 or higher with a course load of at least 12 credit hours during the semester. To be eligible for the Dean's List, the student must maintain a quarterly GPA of 3.0 with a course load of at least 7 credit hours during the semester. 

President’s List Students for:

Baldwin County: Timias Bell, Sherri Kent, Trianna Lawrence, Towada Lundy

Bleckley County: Pamela Allen, James Berry, Ashley Bond, Jennifer Brooks, Ashton Cody, Sara Darsey, Sharon Durham, Connie Floyd, Brian Haynes, Rosa Jenkins, Rachael Lumley, Katalina Munoz, Kelbi Osborne, Jack Quick, Gary Raffield, Jeffrey Skipper, Terri Walden

Daughter's Perspective: Life with Alice Walker

Daughter's Perspective: Life with Alice Walker

The daughter of Eatonton native, Alice Walker, shares her perspective on life with the author of "The Color Purple."

Rebecca Walker shares what life was like as the daughter of a "trail-blazing feminist" who believed motherhood to be "a form of servitude."

Read on in Rebecca's own words:

The truth is that I very nearly missed out on becoming a mother  -  thanks to being brought up by a rabid feminist who thought motherhood was about the worst thing that could happen to a woman.

 

Read the full article.

How to Help with Oklahoma Disaster Relief

How to Help with Oklahoma Disaster Relief

Briar Patch Arts Festival Dates Set in October

Briar Patch Arts Festival Dates Set in October

The Briar Patch Arts Festival returns to Eatonton in October.

On October 26, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., strol the historic streets  featuring Georgia artists and farmers, according to a release..

You'll find handmade goods, fresh produce, local cuisine.

If you want to sign up as a vendor, call 706-749-9150.

Job Opening in Eatonton, Sparta

Job Opening in Eatonton, Sparta

Call the Department of Labor Career Center at (478) 751-6164 and give them the job number of the position that interests you. 

You can see more jobs available in Central Georgia on 13WMAZ's Job Market Thursday page.