Jenny Grant has been appointed Blackshear’s new city clerk, but her appointment nearly didn’t happen.

City council votes down Grant for clerk, caves to public pressure and reverses course after locals ask ‘why’ repeatedly Tuesday night

The search for a new school superintendent could get underway as soon as the middle of February, even as the board revises the job description for the post.

Sometimes true love stares folks in the face for years and they never recognize it. But, what a beautiful thing when it’s discovered. Perhaps the years that passed made it a stronger, more lasting love.

Governor Brian Kemp and local officials share a laugh while snipping the ribbon after ceremonial scissors didn’t work for their first attempt at cutting the ‘Pierce County blue’ ribbon last Friday in the auditorium of the new PCHS. Pictured (l-r): County Attorney Franklin Rozier, Blackshear …

Jessica Benitez earned the STAR student honor for this year and has selected Rebecca King as her STAR teacher.

Newly elected councilwoman’s proposals stall meeting for over an hour Tuesday night

OATH offers hand up rather than hand out in an effort to transition homeless to safe and secure housing in Pierce County

An official grand opening and ribbon cutting for the new Pierce County High School is scheduled for Jan. 31 and Governor Brian Kemp and State School Superintendent Richard Woods are scheduled to be here for the occasion.

New PCHS, new traffic light, stellar football season dominated 2019 news in Pierce

Blackshear Police Department will soon grow their K9 division with the addition of Duke, a three-year-old chocolate labrador. Duke is currently in narcotics training at Deep South K9 in Waycross.

A six week investigation into the theft of mail from several residences county wide has resulted in the arrest of four people and more arrests may be pending.

Feeling blue this holiday season? You’re not alone  — more than 10 million Americans are reportedly affected by seasonal affective disorder (SAD).

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