District Attorney (Circuitwide) FINAL:
UPDATE 2: AT 11:10 P.M., MULTIPLE REPORTS INDICATED MILAM HAD CONCEDED THE RACE TO ADAMS THOUGH THE SECRETARY OF STATE'S WEBSITE HAD NOT CONFIRMED FINAL NUMBERS. Milam was up by about 1000 votes in his home county of Butts but lost Lamar and Monroe.
UPDATE: Adams carried Lamar 957-344. At 10:30 p.m., Adams led in Monroe County 2200-1377 with one precinct and absentee ballots not counted.
U.S. Senate (Republican Ballot):
Two black males have been arrested in connection with a 12:30 a.m. shooting early Saturday morning that killed at Griffin High football player and wounded a LCHS senior who was to march with the Class of 2016 Saturday morning.
Four people were shot at a graduation party at a home on Levi Barnes Road in Butts County Friday night. One, a 16-year-old Griffin High football player, was killed. One victim is an LCHS senior.
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With May 21 quickly approaching, the City of Milner is preparing for the premier of its fledgling Pecan Festival.
The first annual event will take place at the Milner City Park located near city hall and St. George’s Episcopal School. It will include a car show, kid’s park, fun run, the Run Like a Nut 5K and a live performance by country music star Donnie Lee Strickland. [Full Story »]