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Valley cruises into scrimmage win over Beulah

VALLEY — It was smooth sailing for the Valley High School football team in its spring exhibition game ... Read more | Add your comment

Panthers reflect on academic year filled with athletic success

LANETT — The event held on the basketball court at Mount Hermon Baptist Church on Thursday night wasn’t ... Read more | Add your comment

Meet the Candidates draws crowd

LaFAYETTE — The Greater Valley Area Chamber of Commerce held a “Meet the Candidates” event Thursday evening at ... Read more | Add your comment

Hank Williams life, music topic of Lunch N Learn

VALLEY — At Wednesday’s Lunch N Learn program, Hank Williams Museum volunteer Terry Faust downplayed the long-held perception ... Read more | Add your comment

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Here’s to you, kid

My first full week living in the Greater Valley Area has been nothing short of jaw-dropping. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Police reports

LaFAYETTE — Seven people were arrested in Chambers County on Thursday. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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BRIEFLY TOLD

Briefly Told items may be emailed to news@valleytimes-news.com. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Looking forward to serving

To start, I want to thank you all — the readers of The Valley Times-News — for allowing me to work in this community you ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Do something for a veteran – go and vote

We have elections coming up very soon in Alabama and Georgia. Georgia voters will be going to the polls this coming Tuesday and their neighbors ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Old Man Summer has come home to roost

Good afternoon Huguley residents and whoever might be reading this. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Georgia gears up for Tuesday election

On Tuesday, voters around the state of Georgia will go to the polls and a lot will be on the line. Read more | Add your comment

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Meet Five Points new Principal Andrew Leak

FIVE POINTS — After 18 years of service as Five Points School’s principal, Rhonda Givins has retired. On Wednesday night, the Chambers County School Board ... Read more | Add your comment

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April was a good month for jobs

CHAMBERS — For the second month in a row the unemployment rate in Chambers County has dropped. The unemployment rate fell from 3.8 percent in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

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Police reports

LANETT — Three people were arrested in Lanett on Wednesday. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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BRIEFLY TOLD

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Don’t forget to go vote June 5

After several months of campaigning and politicking, election night will soon be upon us. With a little over two weeks to go, it might be ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Pawn City celebrating twenty-fifth year

Those in the Greater Valley Area who have ever needed a quick loan or decided to get rid of some of their old items of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Center celebrating Nursing Home Week

VALLEY — In honor of National Nursing Home Week, EAMC-Lanier Nursing Home has held several events this week to celebrate with residents. Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

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City to review mobile food vendor ordinance

WEST POINT — The number of restaurants in West Point has risen in recent years and is on track to increase even further in the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

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Area students, retirees recognized

LaFAYETTE — The top students from Valley and LaFayette high schools were recognized Wednesday night. Read more | Add your comment

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Candidate investigated for affair

State Senate candidate Randy Robertson was investigated for an extramarital affair while serving as a lieutenant for the Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office nearly two decades ... Read more | Add your comment

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Parents complete language course

LANETT — There was an unusual graduation ceremony Thursday afternoon at W.O. Lance Elementary School. Instead of children receiving certificates of accomplishment it was their ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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Chambers resting, looking ahead to fall

LaFAYETTE ––Chambers Academy will not be hosting a spring football scrimmage this year, as the vast majority of the school’s football team participates in year-round ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Fredonia is great in hosting community events

If the walls of the Fredonia Community Clubhouse could talk, the stories they would tell. The building went up in 1919, one year after the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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More living spaces a win for Valley Area

Abbey Glen Apartment Homes opened to the public last week. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Police reports

LANETT — Three people were arrested in Lanett on Tuesday. Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

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BRIEFLY TOLD

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by Staff Reports.

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Savior’s Hand Bible Study held meetings

THE SAVIOR’S HAND Bible Study group met on April 16th and 23rd and again on May 7th and 14th in the activities building at Sylvia ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Bell was inspired to serve in the Navy

VALLEY — Our Valley Times-News Veteran of the Week. Wallace Bell, grew up during the World War II era. Keeping up with the events of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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Chris Heaney joins Valley Times team

LANETT — Chris Heaney has joined the newsroom of The Valley Times-News as a staff reporter. He will be filling the fourth reporter slot that ... Read more | Add your comment

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West Point getting some help

WEST POINT — In the wake of hiring new chief of police Donald V. Britt in April, the West Point Police Department is in the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Fredonia Clubhouse holds well-attended event

FREDONIA — The Fredonia Community Clubhouse played host to a well-attended candidate forum Tuesday evening. With the Democratic and Republican primary elections less than three ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.